Treatment of Joints in Precast Cladding

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Title: Treatment of Joints in Precast Cladding

Author(s): T.A. V. Meikle

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 1

Issue: 4

Appears on pages(s): 47-51

Keywords: gaskets; joint fillers; joint sealers; precast concrete; tolerances (mechanics).

Date: 4/1/1979

Abstract:
Joint design and joint treatment need very careful study at the design stage, and it must be recognized that successful application of a joint sealing technique will depend on Several interrelated factors described in this article. Any study of joint design and sealing systems must consider the anticipated tolerance in joint width. [Author]