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  • ASTM E2128 - 12 Standard Guide for Evaluating Water Leakage of Building Walls

    This guide is intended to provide building professionals with a comprehensive methodology for evaluating water leakage through walls. It addresses the performance expectations and service history of a wall, the various components of a wall, and the interaction between these components and adjacent construction. It is not intended as a ...


    By ASTM International

  • Wall and slope failures cause for concern after flooding in the Atlanta metro area

    Homeowners and commercial developers will undoubtedly face many challenges in their recovery efforts following last week’s devastating flood in Metro Atlanta. A major concern for Atlanta area residents and businesses has centered on the failure of retaining walls and slopes, or, if a failure has not yet occurred, the integrity of their walls and slopes in the wake of the flood. According to Jon ...


    By Tensar International

  • Soil nailing is ideal for tight spaces or areas

    According to OSHA, excavation is one of the most hazardous construction operations. The greatest risk for worker fatalities is from cave-ins. But excavation is a necessary part of many construction projects. There are several different options for earth retention during excavation. The decision is typically made by the Project Team based on project logistics – how deep ...


    By sinorock

  • Armtec Infrastructure Inc. has access to $125 million Brookfield financing

    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. ("Armtec" or the "Company") (TSX: ARF and ARF.DB) announced today that a Brookfield Asset Management Inc. company has advised Armtec that it has completed certain additional due diligence matters for the loan agreement announced on August 2, 2011 (the "Loan Agreement"). As a result, Brookfield has waived its due diligence condition under the Loan Agreement. The effect ...


    By Armtec

  • Armtec Infrastructure Inc. enters into loan agreement and warrant agreement with Brookfield

    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. ("Armtec" or the "Company") (TSX: ARF and ARF.DB) today announced that, following receipt of conditional listing approval from the TSX, it has entered into a Loan Agreement and Warrant Agreement with a Brookfield Asset Management company in connection with the $125 million credit facility previously announced by the Company on July 3, 2011. Entry into these Agreements ...


    By Armtec

  • Armtec Infrastructure Inc. completed refinancing

    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. (TSX:ARF)(TSX:ARF.DB) announced today that its operating subsidiary, Armtec Holdings Limited ("Armtec" or the "Company"), has completed a refinancing of its existing senior bank facility. Pursuant to the refinancing, Armtec has borrowed $125 million under a senior secured loan facility with a Brookfield Asset Management Inc. company. After repaying the senior bank ...


    By Armtec

  • Blobel Flood Protection system in the dry

    Untitled Document In recent years we have ...


    By Blobel Umwelttechnik GmbH

  • Bristol Green Doors

    In the lead up to the Green Deal, Bristol Green Doors is encouraging private owners to cooperate in improving the energy efficiency of their homes, through a solid wall insulation project with funding from DECC's Local Energy Assessment Fund ...

  • Self drilling rock bolt is a valuable and multi-functional addition for engineers

    Based in Luoyang, we, Sinorock, are counted among the notable self drilling rock bolt manufacturers, importers, traders, suppliers and exporters and many more. Whether it is any manufactured product or procured product, each piece is appreciated for its incomparable quality. Customers admire our products for their long functional life, rust resistance, smooth finishing, ...


    By sinorock

  • Stantec Receives Award of Excellence for Low Level Road

    Stantec received further recognition for their Low Level Road Project after winning the Award of Excellence at the 2016 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards. Nilex was proud to supply them with the SierraScape Wire-Formed Retaining Wall System and the Sierra Slope Retention System as economical and aesthetic ...


    By Nilex

  • CONTECH Stormwater Solutions Announces New Stormwater Detention Design Software

    West Chester, Ohio - CONTECH Stormwater Solutions is pleased to announce a new online tool for designing your own underground detention system. The DYODS™ (Design Your Own Detention System) software easily guides stormwater design professionals through the design of their underground stormwater detention projects. The new DYODS makes it easy to design the best detention system for any site. The ...


  • Damp proof membrane that offers easy, flexible installation

    Building Regulations Approved Document C (Site preparation and resistance to contaminants and moisture) states; ‘floors next the ground should resist the passage of moisture to the upper surface of the floor’. Damp proof course in walls should link with damp proof membrane in floors. EPDM damp proof membrane as supplied by Russetts Developments Ltd is used for sealing buildings to ...


    By Russetts Development Ltd

  • TRA Snow and Sun Doubles Solar Racking Production Capabilities with New Press Brake

    A solar panel doesn't automatically attach itself to a roof, wall or structure. There are numerous frames, pieces, and screws that become part of the solar system before it provides energy to a building. TRA Snow and Sun manufactures ...


    By PRWeb

  • Study reveals sustainability is a “must have” for long-term business viability

    The ROI of Sustainability: Making the Business Case, announced by Aberdeen Group, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE:HHS), serves as a roadmap for those attempting to match environmental and social stewardship to clear and measurable improvements to their operations and financial results – thus ensuring the continued viability of their business. Far from being a philanthropic 'nice to have,' top ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Large Brewery Taps into Green Energy with New Gas Collection Cove

    The new GTI cover will collect valuable biogas, while providing thermal protection, accommodating water fluctuations, and draining rainwater. The rainwater drains ...

  • New DuraPES® Membrane with High Loading Capacity now available from Membrana

    Membrana is pleased to announce the launch of it’s new DuraPES® filtration membrane that has higher loading capacity compared to other commercially available membranes. The DuraPES® membrane has a unique patent pending pore structure and dual asymetric membrane wall that provides a protected separation layer. This separation layer has demonstrated its ...

  • Armtec Infrastructure announces Mark Anderson assumes position as president and chief executive officer

    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. (TSX: ARF and ARF.DB) ("Armtec" or the "Company") announces that Charles Phillips has resigned as both President and Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Company in order to pursue other interests. The Board of Directors wishes to recognize the many years of dedication and service of Mr. Phillips to Armtec, and wishes him every success in his future endeavors. ...


    By Armtec

  • Armtec Infrastructure awarded long-term contract to supply infrastructure products to BC Hydro

    Armtec Infrastructure Inc. ("Armtec" or the "Company") (TSX: ARF and ARF.DB) today announced it has been awarded an exclusive long-term contract to supply utility vaults and associated products related to precast underground infrastructure for British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority ("BC Hydro"). The contract, valued at approximately $40 million based on a nine-year period, is fixed for a term ...


    By Armtec

  • Larson Electronics releases a 58 Watt Low Profile ATEX rated LED Light Fixture

    Leading manufacturer and distributor of industrial grade lighting Larson Electronics announces the release of a 58 watt low profile LED light fixture that provides operators with a powerful and energy efficient alternative to traditional hazardous location luminaries. The ...


    By Larson Electronics LLC

  • ASTM C1072 - 11 standard test methods for measurement of masonry flexural bond strength

    This test method is intended for use in comparing the bond strengths (under the given conditions) of masonry mortars. This test method could be used, for example, to check one aspect of the quality of mortar products after production, or to indicate the bond potential of a mortar product without requiring the product to be tested in combination with many different units. ...


    By ASTM International

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