Year of Completion

1-1-2009

Client

City of Johannesburg

Material of interest

Cement panels

Material Used

FibreC Exterior Concrete Skin 13

Properties of Materials

Layers of glassfibre in a concrete matrix; Highly stressable “slim” concrete (8 to 13mm thick); No steel reinforcement, lightweight, high flexural strength; Pure organic substances: 95% consists of sand, concrete, glass fibers; Over 50 year life span; 55% recycled material, 100% recyclable

Material Properties

Material of interest: Cement panels.

Material used: FibreC Exterior Concrete Skin 13.

Properties of material: Layers of glassfibre in a concrete matrix; Highly stressable “slim” concrete (8 to 13mm thick); No steel reinforcement, lightweight, high flexural strength; Pure organic substances: 95% consists of sand, concrete, glass fibers; Over 50 year life span; 55% recycled material, 100% recyclable

Application

Exterior cladding

Climate

Oceanic Subtropical Highland

Environmental Response

Low labor, Durable

Keywords

Exterior cladding, Oceanic Subtropical Highland, Low labor, Durable

Location

Johannesburg, South Africa

Sources

Architect website: www.boogertmanandpartners.co.za/Manufacturer website: www.rieder.cc/at/en/

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Date submitted

6-1-2013

Disciplines

Architecture

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