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7 Joint Performance Considerations

Expansion joint systems are found in many buildings. Joint systems are designed to close off the gap in a building system and still allow it to move. 83 more words


8 Building Joints and Locations

A relief joint slices through buildings as if a knife sliced it into sections. In doing so the joint encounters many different systems and materials. Locating joints is an art, sometimes introducing a joint in one location introduces movement in a different location. 59 more words