This paper aims to investigate the energy saving and carbon reduction performance of cross-laminated timber residential buildings in the severe cold region of China through a computational simulation approach. The authors selected Harbin as the simulation environment, designed reference residential...
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
April 26-28, 2013, Wellington, New Zealand
Post-tensioned timber (PRES LAM) is a new form of seismic resistant construction which already has real building applications throughout New Zealand. The innovative high seismic performance system combines the use of precast concrete PRESSS technology and engineered wood products combining post-tensioning elements (providing recentring)...