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Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd. is a leading supplier of WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN had established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team. Our strongest products are WPC decking(co-extrusion and general type), WPC railing, WPC wall panel and so on.

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Phone: +86 137 6469 2158
Address: Industrial Headquarters Park, No. 365 Chuanhong Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai

ABOUT US

Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd. is a leading supplier of WPC products in China. Founded in 2008, ECAN had established a complete supply chain system integrating R&D, production, sales and after-sales services based on the advantages of our raw materials factories for wood & stone powder and professional technical team. Our strongest products are WPC decking(co-extrusion and general type), WPC railing, WPC wall panel and so on.

Our Factory

Shanghai ECAN industrial company Ltd adhere to green production and scientific quality management,and has passed IS9001 Quality Management and ISO14001 Environmental Management certification. meanwhile,it is equipped with advanced automatic production line and complete testing equipment.Each process is under strict quality control to ensure high and reliable quality,that complies with and fully passed zhe standards and inspections of authoritative organizations such as CE,FSC,FGS and INTERTEK.

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Tropical building - Large termite mound. Termite control is a very major factor in building in tropical areas. Tropical building - Same area, different termites. Composite shot showing front and side views of the so called "Magnetic Anthills" because they point North-South.

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Designing and Building in The Tropics

Designing and Building in The Tropics ... makes them ideal building materials for our time, and for building in countries where the climate makes insulation and careful, constant upkeep necessary. Stone and brick, left exposed, need almost no maintenance. By using water- and dust-repellents they will resist the passage of …

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How to Chose Best Building Materials To Use In Panama

I wrote a post about each of these 4 building materials. The links to those posts are at the bottom of this page. Whatever construction materials you use for your house, you need think about your choice carefully. Before You Decide on a Building Material, Ask These Questions – Is the local labor pool familiar with the material?

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Brick House for a Tropical Climate. /// Living Asean

 · Most of Tropical Space’s design work makes use of brick, partly because the form has a certain beauty, but deeper than that, brick is an inherently Vietnamese material, indigenous to the area. The designer pays attention to its true characteristics and searches out new ways of using and arranging it, creating channels for wind and light and ...

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10 Most Commonly Used Construction and Building Materials ...

The commonly used construction and building materials in India includes: Source. 1. Wood. Compared to alternatives like plastic and other engineered products, wood offers a great natural advantage. Traditionally, wood construction has been the primary choice of Indian construction, especially in rural areas.

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Tropical Buildings

This residential building is the result of extensive research and experimentation in three main areas; eco-friendly building materials and technology alternatives to the current building trends, energy efficiency and climate responsive building language. Further the quest was aimed at …

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Green building in the tropics

 · The trade off between heavy heavy building materials (stone, clay, cement) vs. light (wood, bamboo) and thermal mass is an ongoing balancing act. One type of green building is the so-called Earthship (with an example in Nicaragua) that requires modification or adaptation to function well in the humid tropics.

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Building Materials – You Have Lots of Choices | Designing ...

 · Life-cycle cost refers to the actual cost of a building material over a period of time. For example, if roof shingle A cost 75% of what roof shingle B cost, but roof shingle B will last twice as long as shingle A, shingle B will actually be cheaper over the time frame of two installations of shingle A. Shingle B’s life-cycle cost is lower because one installation of it is cheaper than two ...

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How to Chose Best Building Materials To Use In Panama

I wrote a post about each of these 4 building materials. The links to those posts are at the bottom of this page. Whatever construction materials you use for your house, you need think about your choice carefully. Before You Decide on a Building Material, Ask These Questions – Is the local labor pool familiar with the material?

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SUSTAINABLE BUILDING FOR HOT AND ARID AREAS

3.3 Building orientation 16 3.4 Building form / shape 17 3.5 Building layout 18 3.6 Openings 20 3.7 Daylighting 20 3.8 Natural ventilation 22 3.9 Passive cooling 23 3.10 Passive heating 24 3.11 Solar protection 24 3.12 Building envelope 26 3.13 Building materials 31

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Building our own house in the tropics – PermaTree

 · Building our own house in the tropics (status 2016) It’s time for us to start thinking about how we want to build our own house in the tropics. We did some extensive research during the last 2 years – but knowing where we are going to stay makes it a step easier. Of course we are not going to build a house like in Europe or the US.

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15 Cheap Building Materials for a New Home on A Budget

 · 15 Cheap Building Materials for a New Home on A Budget. Building a home – no matter what size—is increasingly more expensive, not just because of real estate prices, but also due to the cost of building materials.When it comes time to build, most people typically think about more traditional construction materials such as wood, concrete and bricks.

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Six Steps to Sustainable Best Practice in Tropical ...

 · Creating a sustainable building solution in tropical climates has its own very specific set of challenges. Dr Lisa Law, an urban geographer at James Cook University (JCU) in Australia’s tropical North Queensland, thinks the major issue for green building in the tropics is that the building code and rating systems have been developed for the temperate southern states.

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Role of building material in thermal comfort in tropical ...

Cork granules are compressed at high tem- good choice for building material [97], especially in hot climates. perature and pressure to provide low thermal conductivity [80] Reports say that fiber reinforced mud brick keeps the indoor and are widely used for construction applications, flooring, floor- …

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Tropical building design

Council's Cool Homes: smart design for the tropics ( PDF, 4.37 MB ) takes you through the features every tropical home should have, from the contemporary block home to the popular Queenslander. Topics include working with your designer and/or builder, orientation and shading, ventilation, building materials and colours, insulation, gardens and ...

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Roofing materials for tropical climates

Metallic roofing can be a good material for tropical climates. However, you need to take care when choosing metallic roofing. According to studies, metallic roofing can reflect up to 66 percent of the sun's energy away from the roof. This isn't quite as high as some other roofing materials, but it is better than others.

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The Characteristics of Tropical Buildings

The main feature of tropical buildings is located on the roof using a triangular roof, wide overstep, shading, a garden with shady trees, and of course the choice of building materials used. The word tropical means the condition of an area that is located near the equator, where the area has two seasons and there is abundant sunshine throughout ...

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A Comparative Simulation Study of the Thermal Performances ...

 · of the dynamic behaviour of the entire building to optimise the choice of envelope materials for the maximum thermal comfort and energy e ciency. Kalua [20] studied the optimisation of envelope thermal design for residential buildings in Malawi through computer simulations in EnergyPlus and then experimentally validated the simulation results.

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Different Building Materials for Different Climates ...

 · Building a home involves a lot of decision making and the most important decision that will impact the cost and quality of construction is the choice of construction materials. Environment and location of the site is an important aspect you need to consider when you choose construction materials.

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Life cycle cost of different Walling material used for ...

 · Walling materials are important because it plays an immense role in the total cost of the building, life cycle cost, and energy content (see Table 1).It accounts for more than 15% of the total cost of the building in Sri Lanka .Not only the cost but also, the roof and wall material is important in reducing the external heat gain, they are our third skin , , .

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Soil Horizons | Soils 4 Teachers

C (parent material): The deposit at Earth’s surface from which the soil developed. R (bedrock): A mass of rock such as granite, basalt, quartzite, limestone or sandstone that forms the parent material for some soils – if the bedrock is close enough to the surface to weather. This is not soil and is located under the C horizon.

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#6 Construction of local building materials sectors: a ...

 · Another material found in most hot countries is bagasse. It is the fibrous residue of sugar cane, which is widely present in tropical and equatorial climates. It is used to produce vegetable concretes. I would also like to mention bamboo, which many people consider to be the building material of the future.

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Materials Selection Decisions for Sustainable Buildings ...

Materials used in building and construction have different strengths, weaknesses, and trade-offs. The following describes just a few of the tools that builders and architects can use to evaluate products and make materials selection decisions: Life cycle assessments evaluate multiple potential environmental impacts of …

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Life Cycle Analysis of Building Materials Against Flood ...

The materials are compared using global warming emissions and costs based on their resistance to flooding in the tropics. From the life cycle analysis of building materials we know that all building schemes have higher emissions and costs in the second and third phases of flooding because damaged materials need to be repaired and replaced.

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The Building Material Selection Importance at the Building ...

materials and available technologies in the universe of the building site, and it is of great importance to get to know their real characteristics, their . 1 Life cycle is the entire process through which a product of building goes through, considering from the extraction of raw materials to production to its final disposal.

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Design & Materials: Homes for Different Climates

 · Explain the wide range of building materials used to construct homes in different climates (to take advantage of local materials and labor). Educational Standards. Each TeachEngineering lesson or activity is correlated to one or more K science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) educational standards.

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what materials are used to build houses in tropical climate

The use of high technology, the use of waste plastic and plant straw, through high-temperature compressed into wood composite, is a typical environmentally friendly products. 2. The water absorption of this material is only 0.2%, water resistance, not easy mildew, anti-corrosion, anti-moth, chemical stability, high hardness. 3.

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(PDF) BUILDING MATERIALS OF ANCIENT CONSTRUCTION | …

BUILDING MATERIALS OF ANCIENT CONSTRUCTION. most of the great religious centers in northern India in the course of his repeated CONTENTS: BUILDING MATERIALS OF ANCIENT invasions. As a result of this widespread destruction, Hindu and Buddhist monument The survived in northern India only in those regions into which Muslims did not penetrate ...

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Six Steps to Sustainable Best Practice in Tropical ...

 · Creating a sustainable building solution in tropical climates has its own very specific set of challenges. Dr Lisa Law, an urban geographer at James Cook University (JCU) in Australia’s tropical North Queensland, thinks the major issue for green building in the tropics is that the building code and rating systems have been developed for the temperate southern states.

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Tropical Buildings

This residential building is the result of extensive research and experimentation in three main areas; eco-friendly building materials and technology alternatives to the current building trends, energy efficiency and climate responsive building language. Further the …

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