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Systems in Timber Engineering: Loadbearing Structures and Component Layers

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue2115
Year of Publication
2008
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Wood Building Systems
General Application
Author
Kolb, Josef
Editor
Lignum - Holzwirtschaft Schweiz
DGfH - German Society of Wood Research
Publisher
Birkhäuser Basel
Year of Publication
2008
Country of Publication
Germany
Format
Book
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Wood Building Systems
General Application
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Load Bearing
Construction
Timber Construction
Timber Preservation
Building Systems
Loadbearing Structure
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
ISBN
978-3-7643-8689-4
ISSN
978-3-7643-8690-0
Summary
Timber construction has become completely modernized. It has gained considerably in market share with respect to competing building materials and is dominated by systems such as frame and solid timber construction. Every timber construction is determined by its structure. Hence it is essential to know the connections and relationships from the design stage right through to the construction phase. Systems in Timber Engineering takes a whole new approach to this subject. It is a comprehensive, analytical, and visually organized treatment, from the simple single-family house to the large-scale multistore structure. It includes the building envelope, which is so important for saving energy, and systems for ceilings and interior dividing walls, which are so essential from the vantage point of construction. This work uses plans, schematic drawings, and pictures to show the current and forward-looking state of the technology as applied in Switzerland, a leading country in the field of timber construction.
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Year of Publication
2011
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Bridges and Spans
Author
Mettem, Christopher
Publisher
Taylor&Francis Group
Year of Publication
2011
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Format
Book
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Bridges and Spans
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Timber Construction
Bridge
Span
Durability
Serviceability
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
ISBN
9780203720851
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Truss Plates for Use as Wood-Concrete Composite Shear Connectors

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue732
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Connections
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Author
Clouston, Peggi
Schreyer, Alexander
Organization
Structures Congress
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Conference Paper
Material
Timber-Concrete Composite
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Connections
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
shear connectors
Truss Plates
Slip-modulus
Ultimate Shear Capacity
Push-Out
Bending Stiffness
Strength
Four Point Bending Test
Language
English
Conference
Structures Congress 2011
Research Status
Complete
Notes
April 14-16, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Summary
Wood-concrete composite systems are well established, structurally efficient building systems for both new construction and rehabilitation of old timber structures. Composite action is achieved through a mechanical device to integrally connect in shear t...
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Seismic Design of a 10-Storey CLT Building

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue384
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Follesa, Maurizio
Vassallo, Davide
Christovasilis, Ioannis
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Connections
Keywords
Finite Element Model
Equivalent Seismic Force Procedure
Modal Response Spectrum Method
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Notes
Report is currently not available due to the redevelopment of FPInnovations' publications website.
Summary
This report presents the seismic design of a 10-storey Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) building in Vancouver, BC, conducted according to the National Building Code of Canada. The multi-storey condominium consists of 20 apartments for a total floor area of about 2000 m2...
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Is Cross-Laminated Timber Suitable for Building Structures to Thirty Levels?

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1120
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Design and Systems
Environmental Impact
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Chapman, John
Publisher
Taylor&Francis Group
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Format
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Environmental Impact
Keywords
Commercial
Multi-Storey
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Series
Structures and Architecture
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Evaluation of North American Vibration Standards for Mass-Timber Floors

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue192
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Walls
Author
Schultz, Joshua
Johnson, Benton
Editor
M. Allen, R. Mayes, D. Rixen
Publisher
Springer
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Switzerland
Format
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Walls
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
North America
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Series
Dynamics of Coupled Structures, Volume 1. Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series
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Performance of Two-Storey CLT House Subjected to Lateral Loads

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue376
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Connections
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Popovski, Marjan
Gavric, Igor
Schneider, Johannes
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Connections
Design and Systems
Keywords
Lateral Loads
North America
Building Codes
Full Scale
Quasi-Static
Monotonic Loading
Cyclic Loading
Failure Mechanism
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Notes
Report is currently not available due to the redevelopment of FPInnovations' publications website.
Summary
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is an innovative wood product that was first developed some 20 years ago in Austria and Germany and ever since has been gaining popularity in residential and non-residential applications in Europe. European experience shows that CLT construction...
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Timber Tower Research: Concrete Jointed Timber Frame

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue440
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Design and Systems
Environmental Impact
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Author
Baker, William
Horos, David
Johnson, Benton
Schultz, Joshua
Organization
Structures Congress
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Conference Paper
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Environmental Impact
Keywords
Carbon Dioxide Emissions
Tall Wood
Concrete Jointed Timber Frame
Language
English
Conference
Structures Congress 2014
Research Status
Complete
Notes
April 3-5, 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Summary
Tall buildings pose a challenge to the sustainability movement because they offer both positive and negative environmental impacts. Positive impacts include reducing urban sprawl, promoting alternative transportation, and allowing efficient energy use on...
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Tall Cross-Laminated Timber Building: Design and Performance Session WW300 Experimental and Modeling Studies on Wood Frame Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue618
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Wood Building Systems
Author
Dolan, Daniel
Bordry, Vincent
Pei, Shiling
van de Lindt, John
Organization
Structures Congress
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
United States
Format
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Damping
Multi-Story
Ductility
Cost
Fire Resistance
Language
English
Conference
Structures Congress 2014
Research Status
Complete
Notes
April 3-5, 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Summary
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is widely perceived as the most promising option for building high-rise wood structures due to its structural robustness and good fire resistance. While gravity load design of a tall CLT building is relatively easy to address...
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Behaviour of Cross-Laminated Timber Panels Under Cyclic Loads

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue661
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Gavric, Igor
Fragiacomo, Massimo
Popovski, Marjan
Ceccotti, Ario
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Format
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Cyclic Loads
Failure Mechanisms
Energy Dissipation
seismic behaviour
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Series
Materials and Joints in Timber Structures
ISBN
978-94-007-7811-5
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