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STRUCTURAL FLOOR [1 record]

Record 1 2014-12-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Floors and Ceilings
  • Building Insulation and Acoustical Design
CONT

The primary purpose of a floor covering in an industrial building is to protect the structural floor from foot and truck traffic and from corrosive effluents.

CONT

Footsteps can be made almost inaudible if, during construction, an additional layer of concrete or a wood floor is "floated" on special resilient pads on top of the basic structural floor.

CONT

Strip floorings over wood subfloors placed diagonally on wood joists are widely used to serve as both structural and surface floors.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Planchers et plafonds
  • Isolation et acoustique architecturale
CONT

Ces panneaux de particules sont fréquemment utilisés comme support de parquet mosaïque, sur voligeage. [...] Ils jouent dans ce cas le rôle de plancher porteur [...]

CONT

Les supports font partie intégrante du gros œuvre et sont supposés avoir [...] la résistance nécessaire pour recevoir [les] charges transmises par le revêtement [de sol]. [...] Dans le cas de supports constitués par une dalle pleine en béton armé, la dalle [...] peut subir [...] une déformation par fluage qui peut se poursuivre pendant un temps assez long [...]

Spanish

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