Technical Manual: Appendix C Materials and MMC

TM covers V10 - Appendix C

Download Appendix C (Materials and Modern Methods of Construction)

Version 10 of the LABC Warranty Technical Manual has been written by our technical experts to provide guidance on meeting the technical standards required at different stages of construction.

Appendix C of the manual covers Materials handling and Modern Methods of Construction (MMC).

Contents include:

  • Additional functional requirements for warranty approval (in addition to our general functional requirements)
  • Materials, products and building systems, including:
    • Storage and treatment of timber
    • Cold weather working and minimum specification
    • Concrete mixes and reinforcing
    • Reinforcing cover and general requirements
    • Masonry cold weather working and masonry suitability
    • Suitability of masonry and mortar specifications
    • Corrosion protection and durability of fixings and finishes
  • Suitability of products and systems (MMC)