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a flat (usually rectangular) container for a letter, thin package, etc

any wrapper or covering

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a curve that is tangent to each of a family of curves

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a natural covering (as by a fluid)

the maximum operating capability of a system (especially an aircraft)

the bag containing the gas in a balloon

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About Oldcastle Glass(R) - Oldcastle Glass(R) is the largest North American supplier of Building Envelope Solutions to the architectural and commercial glazing communities, including custom-engineered curtain wall, high-performance and custom-fabricated architectural glass, architectural windows, skylights, and storefronts and doors.
The Building Envelope Science Institute has been leading the way for inspection and remediation of structures with Defective Drywall over the past year since introducing one of the first protocols providing solutions to the Defective Drywall crisis that has affected owners in 42 States, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, and Puerto Rico.
Heating work in the rehabilitation of the building envelope and implementation of fire safety measures.
Enclosing the Building Envelope is an important theme of our exhibit and the comprehensive range of glass and aluminum products on display illustrates our capabilities.
Adal Structures offers total facade contracting expertise for building envelopes worldwide, from design to manufacture and installation.
Metal construction to create a metal facade in the rehabilitation of the building envelope and implementation of fire safety measures.
com)-- The Building Envelope Science Institute (BESI) is a specialized institute dedicated to the advancement of education, specifically designed for the construction industry.
The following zones have been identified by Lipford to improve energy efficiency or complete a home's building envelope, the structural elements that enclose a building to provide the thermal barrier between the indoor and outdoor environments.
Described as a "rotational, asymmetrical structure," the $50 million, 21-story, residential building transcends its building envelope with a multitude of convex and concave curves with a variety of radii.
MeshScape powers some of the largest wireless mesh networks in the market, supporting industrial and commercial needs including predictive maintenance, remote monitoring, hotel guestroom control management, utility equipment sub-metering, building envelope integrity assurance, and energy use reduction.
Contract award: Berufskolleg Kuniberg, building envelope and fire protection, electrical work.
The Building Envelope Science Institute hosted its Second annual Conference on Defective Drywall in October 2010 and had several experts speak and take questions from the professionals in the audience.
In the new comprehensive course students will learn: space heating and domestic hot water generation and distribution, working with heating system controls, plumbing and water resource use efficiency, electricity and lighting, maintaining the mechanical plant, thermal comfort and proper maintenance of the building envelope, storage and handling of hazardous material, risk assessment and management, ventilation and indoor air quality, and preventive maintenance and energy efficiency.
Millennial Net's MeshScape systems powers some of the most complex wireless mesh networks in the market, supporting industrial and commercial needs including predictive maintenance, remote monitoring, hotel guestroom control management, utility equipment sub-metering, building envelope integrity assurance, and energy use reduction.
Gilsanz Murray Steficek, LLP is a full service structural engineering and building envelope consulting firm.
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