Describes exterior walls of metal studs and gypsum board, used as infill walls in frame construction of industrial, commercial and high-rise residential buildings. Discusses problems of high thermal conductivity of such walls, and the application of a vapour barrier to reduce air leakage.
Metal stud walls.
In "Construction details for air tightness." DBR seminar/workshop October 1977 and January 1978. proceedings no.3 Ottawa April 1980.