building foundation

anchor bolt, foundation bolt, hold-down bolt

anchor bolt
1. A steel bolt usually fixed in a building structure with its threaded portion projecting; used to secure frameworks, timbers, machinery bases, etc.
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This contract also includes the lateral bracing of existing perimeter foundation walls in preparation for a new building foundation system, which will be installed under a separate contract.
Amman, April.20 (Petra) -- Royal Hashemite Court Chief Yousef Issawi, head of the follow-up committee for the implementation of Royal Initiatives, on Saturday opened the headquarters of Sahab City Building Foundation in the Sahab District, southern Amman, which has been completed in implementation of royal directives.
Funding provided by the New York Building Foundation will enable participants in Building Skills New York (BSNY) to receive additional construction safety training provided by Hostos Community College.
He thanked the African Capacity Building Foundation for the support given Liberia through the Ministry of Finance for the establishment of the Liberia Macroeconomic Policy Analyst Center (LIMPAC) that will take charge of the training lab.
"While we started as a chimney service, many people don't realize we're the leading provider of historical masonry restoration and historical building foundation restoration in Connecticut," he continued.
In our November 2014 issue, we said the first African continental think-tank summit was held in Pretoria in February, organised by the University of Pennsylvania, the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), the African Leadership Center, and the Institute for Security Studies, entitled Think-tanks and the Transformation of Africa.
The African Capacity Building Foundation was established on February 9, 1991.
In addition, since the new Animal Community Center was built on a former industrial site, toxic materials such as lead paint, Freon and mercury were removed and 90% of the concrete from the old building foundation was reused to build the new foundation and roadbeds.
PRINCIPALS MATTER: A GUIDE TO SCHOOL, FAMILY, AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS is all about building foundation policies based on research into school, family and social interactions.
Many superbly illustrated, local examples of landslides, floods, building foundation problems, watershed management and mineral deposits history are repeated in the new text.
Benefits include a systematic approach to building foundation reading and math skills using individualized training programs, consistent, automated monitoring, management and reporting tools to track students, classroom or school progress and one web-based interface, one username and password and one database for the entire school district.

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