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Metallurgy of the U.S. Capitol dome

Metallurgy of the U.S. Capitol dome

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Boulder, CO], Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.),
  • Cast-iron -- Metallurgy.,
  • Domes.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWeld repair of the U.S. Capitol dome.
    StatementT.A. Siewert, C.N. McCowan, J.D. McColskey.
    SeriesNIST technical note, NIST technical note -- 1500-11.
    ContributionsMcCowan, C. N., McColskey, J. D., United States. Architect of the Capitol., National Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18188692M

    T.A. Siewert's 59 research works with citations and 5, reads, including: Ductile-Fracture Resistance in X Pipeline Welds Measured with CTOA. Alan M. Hantman, FAIA (born Octo ) is an American architect who served as the 10th Architect of the Capitol from February until February As Architect of the Capitol, he was responsible to the United States President: Bill Clinton, George W. Bush.

    Christopher N. Mccowan J. David Mccolskey A suite of tests characterizing X pipeline steels was initiated at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Boulder.   The Dome of the U.S. Capitol is a mirror image of the Vatican Dome and was thought of as a recreation of Solomon’s Temple by its builders. The art of the interior corridors of the Capitol mirrors Vatican art. Higher Wisdom flows through the Capitol.

    On Wednesday, Octo the second floor of the Capitol will be closed to the public. The Capitol Visitor Center will offer modified tours of the Capitol. If you have a tour reservation and would like to . Research Highlights The microstructure and the mechanical properties of the cast and wrought materials used for the dome at the United States Capitol are documented. The cast iron skin of the dome is a Cited by: 2.


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One hundred and fifty years ago today, on December 2,the United States Capitol Dome was completed, adding its own distinctive grandeur to the skyline of our Nation’s capital city.

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Weld repair of the U.S. Capitol dome (OCoLC) Online version: Siewert, T. Metallurgy of the U.S. Capitol dome (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: T A Siewert; C N McCowan; J D McColskey; United States.

Architect of the Capitol. By all external appearances, the walls of the dome on the U.S. Capitol building are a solid marble edifice. But the shell is actually hollow, made out of metal (painted white), and supported like.

The 11th Architect of the Capitol, Stephen T. Ayers, is overseeing the U.S. Capitol Dome’s restoration, and his office is also responsible for the “maintenance, operation and preservation of the nation's most iconic landmark buildings and grounds that comprise Capitol Hill.

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