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superstructure

That portion of a building or other structure that is aboveground.

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Courses 130081, 130081A, and 130081B all require participants to complete a no-cost prerequisite, General Superstructure Design Considerations, course number 13008IP The Web-based prerequisite provides training on the fundamentals of designing LRFD highway superstructures, including a basic understanding of LRFD development and implementation, general design and location features related to superstructure design, and the primary loads and load combinations used for superstructure design.
Today these superstructures are Egypt's pride, visited by millions of tourists every year, thanks to Khufu and the dictators after him.
A similar swerving calls on the "difficult" concept of the relative autonomy of the superstructure, and another commonality, historical focus, is viewed almost as research style rather than principle.
The sum total of these relations of production is the economic structure of society, the real foundation on which rises a legal and political superstructure and to which correspond definite forms of social consciousness.
Selected assemblies contain mini-assemblies, which include 11 major building components that cover foundations, substructure, superstructure, exterior closure, roofing, mechanical, electrical, and more.
The new General Superstructure Design Considerations, course number 130081P, is a free 3-hour Web-based training that is a prerequisite for updated courses 130081, detailed below; 130081A, LRFD for Highway Bridge Superstructures (a 2-day classroom course focusing on steel structures); and 130081B, LRFD for Highway Bridge Superstructures (a 2-day classroom course focusing on concrete structures).
Finnish metal-based components and systems supplier Rautaruukki Corporation (OMX Helsinki:RTRKS) said on Monday (7 July) that it will supply and install steel superstructures for Partihallsforbindelsen bridge in Gothenburg in Sweden.
In the longitudinal direction, The superstructures are to be prestressed with internal tendons with subsequent composite, In the transverse direction, The superstructures are limp reinforced.
The order covers superstructures for Posten's trucks, trailers and semi-trailers, as well as maintenance.
All superstructures will be pre-tested to verify that their component parts work together.
Contract notice: Bab a1, Bad schwartau - sereetz, Thorough renovation including noise control, Here: Renewal of the superstructures and upgrading of the bw 68 / tremser pond and bw72 / elisabethstrae; Rifa hh.
As specialists in exterior building envelope restoration, SUPERSTRUCTURES approaches their work as both an art and science.