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Download Global Technology Building Systems Test Reports

Download test reports (in PDF) from independent testing laboratories across the United States and other parts of the world:

Agreement S. Africa. Certificate granted by the S. African government for construction of Global Technology Building Systems structures of up to 10 stories

Floor Panel Load Test. (by Bucher & Willis, Kansas City, MO) Complied with ACI318-71 building code

Panel Shear Test. (by Hugo & Partners, S. Africa) See report for results

Seismic Test. (by Inst. for Human Settlement, Jakarta, Indonesia) Approved for Seismic Zone 3

Structural Strength Test. (by Testing Engineers, San Diego, CA) Panel strength in excess of design and local seismic loads

Sound Transmission Loss Test. (by Coffeen Fricke, Lenexa, KS) Met ISO 140-3 standard (STC rating of 47)

Fire Endurance Test. (by Consulting Engineers Group, Glenview, IL) Met CAN4-S101 and ASTM E119 standards (2 hour interior rating)

Heat Loss Test. (by Butler Mfg and Research, Grandview, MO) See report for results

U.S. Structural Building Standard Tests. (by ICBO Evaluation Service) Complied with 1997 Uniform Building Code &2000 Int’l Residential Code

Welded Plate Shear Test. (by Mohsen Saleh, Structural Engineer) Design value of 5.00 kips with safety factor of 2.0 from failure load

Other Document Downloads

Structural Engineer Explanation. Stephen Andrews, Sr. Structural Engineer with Professional Engineering Consultants in Wichita Kansas, explains why concrete panels cast with the Global Technology Building Systems retain the design strength of solid panels with 60% less concrete and steel.