Comprehensive coverage of the composite panel construction method, its commercial importance, the system components from the largest European manufacturers, materials, production, method of functioning, planning and construction, statistics, ecology as well as the erection of composite panel elements with metallic coverings and rigid polyurethane foam. Numerous design examples from many European countries show the usefulness of composite panel elements, covering the entire spectrum from economic hall and cold store construction via modern office buildings up to filigree architecture for the most varied types of buildings. The book also includes information on relevant standards, regulations and laws, as well as European harmonisation. An invaluable handbook for architects, planners, erection companies and building owners.
A hardback book in very good condition with some shelf wear. Includes illustrations throughout.