Accession Number:

ADA064768

Title:

Moisture Problems in Buildings.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. on Phase 1,

Corporate Author:

ARMM CONSULTANTS INC GLOUCESTER NJ

Report Date:

1978-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

250.0

Abstract:

This report is the result of an investigate study of moisture problems in air conditioned buildings in humid climates, specifically, enlisted quarters in Hawaii, Guam, and the Philippines. The object was to a Identify the major types of building construction and types of environmental conditioning systems which contribute to moisture condensation, humidity, and mildew problems during the cooling season for sub-tropical and tropical environments, b Investigate the type of buildings and systems found in a and determine the contributing factors and c Develop recommended design practices and corrective measures required to preclude moisture condensation, humidity, and mildew problems. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE