column casing

column casing

Any form of enclosure of a steel column which provides a prescribed fire rating, e.g., a boxed enclosure fabricated of a fire-rated material, such as gypsum board; also see caged beam.
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For the project, SAS supplied 115,000m 2 of canopy and 'bell' ceilings, 4,500m 2 of stainless steel cladding, 9,000m 2 of wall cladding, and 10,000m 2 of column casing.
2 demonstrates the integration of displacement diffusers into a column casing around a steel profile.
Retrofitting the pre-1980 rebar-reinforced poured concrete bridge piers involves fully cladding each column in a welded steel column casing. Column casings - made of 1/4-in.
The firm, set up in 1987, manufactures and supplies a range of pipe boxing, column casings, encasement products and washroom cubicles.
Included in the design is a sloping mono-pitched roof element combined with a white rendered facade and clear glazed elements, along with lime green column casings and glass mosaic tile window reveals.
Brown and white asbestos present in floor and ceiling tiles, wall panels and roof sheets, artex coatings and column casings. All schools have an asbestos management plan in place.