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Historical considerations in evaluating timber structuresAuthor(s): R. L. Tuomi; R. C. Moody
Source: Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-21. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.  p.
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: Forest Products Laboratory
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DescriptionEvaluation, maintenance, and upgrading of timber structures is an area where little printed reference material exists. This paper covers the state-of-the-art on design, material properties, and construction procedures on older buildings. Some guidelines are presented on rehabilitating and upgrading timber structures, along with significant references.
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CitationTuomi, R. L.; Moody, R. C. 1979. Historical considerations in evaluating timber structures. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-21. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.  p.
KeywordsEvaluation, maintenance, upgrading, design, buildings, structures, repairing, construction technology, rehabilitation, USA, deterioration, preservation and repair, repair and reconstruction
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