Browsing by Author "Chilton, John"
Beccarelli, Paolo; Chilton, John (CIMNE, 2013)
Open AccessThis paper reviews the advantages of lightweight tensioned coated fabrics and foils applied to the existing building sector in order to improve the insulating/shading performance of the external building envelope. The paper ...
Ward, James R.; Chilton, John; Rowell, Lance H. (CIMNE, 2011)
Open AccessEthylene tetra-fluoro-ethylene (ETFE) foil, as a single layer or as multi-layer inflated cushions, has been in used in the building industry for nearly 30 years as a medium to cover and clad both façades and atria. Its ...