Description of Data Element 10017
NAME: Building Structure
Current Facilities Inventory Data
A code to identify the major structural design and construction
of the building.
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1 Wood Pole
Farm-type structures using wood poles as the main
vertical structural members.
2 Wood Frame
Usually 2 x 4 stud walls, similar to residential
3 Brick/Block Masonry
Brick, block, glass block, structural facing file.
4 Cast-in-Place Concrete
Solid concrete walls with steel reinforcing.
5 Prestress Concrete
Panels are built and allowed to "Set" before being
lifted into place. Usually a series of panels.
Shop fabricated steel columns with horizontal steel
beams or steel joists. Columns are usually bolted to
Rarely used in university buildings. Sometimes used as
part of factory fabricated vertical wall panels.
8 Geodesic Dome
Special curved "Dome" combining both walls and roof in
Capital Outlay Committee
PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION: X(1)
COLUMN NAME: BLDG_STRUCTURE
SHORT NAME: BLDGSTR
CREATE-CHANGE DATE: 04/25/07
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