The Foundation Test
A description of the facility and research data from 1988 through 1999.
Building Envelope Design Recommendations
Protected Shallow Foundation Design Specifications
A basic frost protected shallow foundation design guide for
C. Research Topics
The impact of
vapor retarders on basement foundation moisture transport
A summary of relevant data from the FTF describing the effect of
various insulation and/or vapor retarder configurations on basement envelope
water vapor transport.
interior insulation configuration for basements with wet walls
A proposed design for an interior
insulation system for basement foundations with wet walls and severe boundary
following project reports have been published in the public domain and are
available on this web site.
Talks and Presentations
The following talks and
presentations are in the public domain and publication here has been
authorized by the sponsors of the relevant event organizers.