Timber Ceilings with insufficient load bearing capacity

You feel sure that floor will still support  the new aquarium when it has been filled with water? You probably have already checked with a statics engineer. Does that apply to  the filled bath tub and the new Concert Grand as well?

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TCC Norms

In addition to EC 5 »Design and construction of timber structures«, the HBV shall be standardised. In preparation for this, several research institutions in Europe are currently working on a technical specification.

Properties of TCC

  • Large load spans
  • low dead weight
  • good fire resistance
  • good sound insulation
  • low susceptibility to vibration
  • prefabrication possible