construction joint

construction joint

[kən′strək·shən ‚jȯint]
(civil engineering)
A vertical or horizontal surface in reinforced concrete where concreting was stopped and continued later.

construction joint

A separation provided in a building that allows its component parts to move with respect to each other; a joint where two placements of concrete meet. See also: Joint

construction joint

1.A joint where two successive placements of concrete meet.
2. A separation provided in a building which allows its component parts to move with respect to each other. The cause of such movement may be thermal, seismic, or wind loading.
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The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) has announced that it has acquired all the equity of the Viet Nam Construction Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VNCB).
Daelim will handle overall plant engineering, procure boiler and auxiliary equipment and control the construction schedule of the project run by the Petrovietnam arm, Petrovietnam Construction Joint Stock Corp.
Tokyo, May 23, 2012 - (JCN) - Toshiba Corporation, Sojitz Corporation and Korea's Daelim Industrial have won an order from Petrovietnam Construction Joint Stock Corporation for the Thai Binh 2 Coal Thermal Power Plant Project in Thai Binh province on the north-east coast of Vietnam.
GGA and its consultants have partnered with Columbia Enterprises/Forrester Construction Joint Venture to complete this design/build project, which includes 60,000 SF of new meeting rooms and 72,000 s/f of exhibit space.
Fluor Corporation's Mexico-based industrial construction joint venture company, ICA Fluor, was awarded a $51 million contract by Pemex Exploration & Production to build two lightweight offshore platforms for the Cantarell field in the Gulf of Mexico.
The construction joint venture comprises Bouygues Travaux Publics, DTP Terrassements and Coffey.
MORGAN Vinci Construction Joint Venture has reached a milestone in the construction of a new bow string arch bridge spanning the River Usk.
OTCBB:UCSY), company subsidiary Millennium Electric TOU Limited, company president Ami Elazari, reported today that in a major field test conducted by Derech Eretz Corporation, the Construction Joint Venture partner of the Government of Israel, Africa Israel Corporation, Canadian Joint Venture Corporation, and Dor Alon Energy Corp, for the period of November 1st thru December 10th 2003, and issued on February 22nd 2004, the company has received better than expected recommendations, endorsing our PV Solar Panels in the most positive way.
Contractor name : SUNG CONSTRUCTION JOINT STOCK COMPANY
The central bank recently took over the Vietnam Construction Joint Stock Commercial Bank (VNCB).
Morgan Sindall's construction joint venture - Bluestone - has signed a 20-year deal with the NHS trusts in Camden and Islington to provide health and social care facilities in these parts of London.
Jack Thomson, project manger of the construction joint venture of Balfour Beatty and Arab Contractors says that the whole operation has been a teaching programme.

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