acroterium


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acroterium

[‚ak·rə′tir·ē·əm]
(architecture)

acroterion, acroter, acroterium

acroterion, 2
acroterion, 1
1. Strictly, a pedestal at the corners or peak of a roof to support an ornament.
2. More usually, the ornament itself.
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Site installation, tubular scaffolding, removal and neutralization of radiator, removal of ria, removal of inner door block, removal of shelving, demolition of smoke extraction duct, demolition of solid slab of 16 cm thick temporary door, modification existing opening, creation opening, opening opening, crawl space cleaning, acroterium head demolition, channel or hand hole excavation, concrete concrete, footing concrete, foundation footings, solid slab block walls bancher, concrete for beams, formwork for beams, reinforcement for acroterium beams, single-layer plaster, ventilation grille for vh, elevator, cf.
the total acroterium height is 13.50 m for a concrete volume of 12 000 m 3 outside walls.
Contract notice: renovation work of the roof and replacement of the acroterium of the longeau agency
it is a simple metal rdc structure with apparent structure whose external dimensions are 117 x 205 m (approximately 24 000 m 2 ) and a height outside the acroterium of 17.5 meters, - realization of the so-called "tertiary" building which is a single-level concrete structure of approximately 2300 m 2 .