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Title: Factors affecting service life predictions of buildings
Subtitle: A discussion paper

Ref Code: BR320
Authors: H Davies and K Bourke

Abstract1: This report covers: alternative approaches to predicting service lives for components; features of a factorial approach to service life prediction; analysis of critical factors affecting service life; experience of factoring systems and recommendations on number of factors; worked examples for pressed steel lintels, softwood windows, and fibre-based cement slates; summary of findings, and conclusions.



Year Published: 1996

ISBN: 978-1-86081-122-7


Pages: 46


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