RIGID FOAM PLASTICS SHELTERS. STRUCTURAL TESTS OF REINFORCED FIBERGLASS PLASTICS BEAMS, HONEYCOMB FLOOR PANELS, AND EXPERIMENTAL GREENLAND BUILDING
ARMY ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LABS FORT BELVOIR VA
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This report covers structural tests to evaluate rigid foam plastics shelters. Based on the test results, it is concluded that a It is feasible to fabricate structural members by using fiberglass polyester skins over either polyurethane core or paper honeycomb core. b Bonding between the skins and the core material is of utmost importance in stressed-skin design.
- Structural Engineering and Building Technology