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Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This report looks at the use of interlocking blocks as alternative building material in rural areas.

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Botswana

This handbook provides a guide to using local lime for building projects, especially aimed at the field worker who is involved in the project investigation, planning, and implementation of small-...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Mali, Niger

In the Sahel countries of West Africa, 'Woodless Construction' refers to the construction of vault or dome roofed buildings using ordinary mud bricks. This three volume series of...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In the Sahel countries of West Africa, 'Woodless Construction' refers to the construction of vault or dome roofed buildings using ordinary mud bricks. This three volume series of...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This book explains and illustrates how pumice can be processed using simple technologies suitable for developing countries. Pumice, an extremely light, porous raw material of volcanic origin,...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Following work on the village level production of building materials such as bricks, tiles and lime, the authors found a lack of practical and easy to understand information available for first...

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This manual proposes techniques for improving the earthquake-resistance of dwellings constructed from earth. The focus is on low-cost, single-storey houses in rural areas. The work is based on...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The vertical shaft brick kiln (VSBK) is classed as a continuous updraft kiln and represents a comparatively new and unique method of firing bricks. It was developed in China in the late 1960s...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Report of the national workshop on appropriate building material and technology. Includes feedback on the uses of Compressed Stabilised Earthen Blocks (CSEB) and the use of bamboo.

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Masonry houses with good structural performance may be constructed by appropriate construction procedures, good structural detailing and good quality control. This guide has been divided in...

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