Described in some media reports as a "fourstory residential building," it was more of a patchwork of concrete, wooden slats, tarpaulin sheets and corrugated roofing
that had managed to remain standing as home to more than 30 families for over a decade.
Ventilation is key but iron corrugated roofing
is so cold that any warm, moist air (or air that is warmer than the iron) will condensate on the underside of the roof.
Pristine red-bricked Georgian buildings line the city port, while classic Caribbean pastel-coloured timber and corrugated roofing
scatter the backstreets.
At a Port-au-Prince warehouse loaded with tarps, plywood, corrugated roofing
and other building supplies, company owner Patrick Brun says he had hoped to get contracts from the billions of dollars in international aid promised to Haiti.
It is littered with junk including an old TV, lawnmower and strips of corrugated roofing
It is littered with junk, including an old TV, lawnmover and strips of corrugated roofing
. In the middle of the debris, edged with weeds, stands a battered metal bin which the killer used to burn refuse.
Asbestos Cement: Asbestos cement products include corrugated roofing
sheets, corrugated sheets for wall cladding, gutters, rainwater pipes and water tanks.
In the dining room annex, the Burmese staff had recovered one of the pieces of corrugated roofing
, curled it into a half-pipe, and used it as the final stage in a Rube Goldberg-type device that sluiced water from the stairs across the narrow dining room and out a window.
Although rain stayed away, play was temporarily held up for the second day running - following yesterday's visit from a swarm of bees - when corrugated roofing
blew off the top of a stand, sending the crowd ducking for cover.
Bees held up play yesterday and another danger stopped things temporarily this morning as corrugated roofing
was blown off the top of a stand.
The accommodation is of steel frame construction with brick/asbestos sheeting to the eaves with double skin corrugated roofing