Building stone is used for artistic expression. Limited only by the imagination of the designer who wants the artistic features and permanence of building stone, these features are obtained through the assemblage of essential pieces into a magnificent sculpture of a building. Masonry and Stone Slab Veneer, Third Edition has been developed to assist the designer who uses natural thin stone slab veneer.
This book addresses design, detailing, fabrication and installation of precision dimension stone which is beneficial to the Architect, Engineer and Contractor.
- Design Requirements
- Panel System
- Detailed Illustrations
- Design Examples
The selection and adaptation of the proper, simple connections, anchors and explicit details will greatly ensure that fabrication and installation will be made with the minimum of problems.