By Günter Pfeifer, Rolf Ramcke, Joachim Achtziger, Konrad Zilch
The development manuals from version element have set new criteria within the box of professional literature, turning into an crucial a part of any architect's library. the most recent quantity during this sequence examines brickwork and the wide variety of percentages it deals. a very new and revised version, it files intimately the technical ideas desirous about utilizing brickwork for development, it examines a number of the fabrics used, their homes, the sizes and different types of bricks, the bonds, and the behaviour of brickwork lower than tension. The equipment of creating with brick also are handled intimately. additionally, complete info is supplied at the specifications with appreciate to warmth, damp, sound-proofing and fireplace defense, and the latest criteria and norms are indexed. eventually, various equipped examples are awarded, entire with plans and information, all of which illustrate the numerous functions of brickwork in modern development. All plans were specifically produced by way of the editorial division element for this booklet and for ease of comparability, they've been interested in an identical scale.