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Ambient Vibration Testing and Modal Analysis of Multi-Storey Cross Laminated Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue237
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Wind
Serviceability
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Thomas Reynolds
Åsa Bolmsvik
Johan Vessby
Wen-Shao Chang
Richard Harris
Jonathan Bawcombe
Julie Bregulla
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Wind
Serviceability
Keywords
Modal Properties
Multi-Storey
Damping
Language
English
Conference
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Research Status
Complete
Notes
August 10-14, 2014, Quebec City, Canada
Abstract
The ambient movement of three modern multi-storey timber buildings has been measured and used to determine modal properties. This information, obtained by a simple, unobtrusive series of tests, can give insights into the structural performance of these f...
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Long-term Testing of Timber-Steel Hybrid Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1754
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Serviceability
Mechanical Properties
Material
Steel-Timber Composite
Application
Beams
Author
Felipe Riola Parada
Wolfgang Winter
Kamyar Tavoussi
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Format
Conference Paper
Material
Steel-Timber Composite
Application
Beams
Topic
Serviceability
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Multi-Storey
Long-term
Bending Stiffness
Creep
Language
English
Conference
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Research Status
Complete
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria p. 5015-5022
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A Mechanics Based Approach for Determining Deflections of Stacked Multi-Storey Wood Based Shear Walls

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue738
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Serviceability
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Author
Grant Newfield
Chun Ni
Jasmine Wang
Organization
Canadian Wood Council
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Report
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Serviceability
Keywords
Multi-Storey
Deflection
Flexural Deformations
Shear
Language
English
Research Status
Complete
Abstract
The 2009 edition of CSA Standard O86, Engineering Design in Wood (CSA 2009), provides an equation for determining the deflection of shear walls. It is important to note that this equation only works for a single-storey shear wall with load applied at the...
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Multi-Storey Residential Buildings in CLT - Interdisciplinary Principles of Design and Construction

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue500
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Andreas Ringhofer
Gerhard Schickhofer
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Format
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Design and Systems
Keywords
Moisture Ingress
Critical Building Zones
Efficiency of Construction
Multi-Storey
Residential
Language
English
Conference
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Research Status
Complete
Notes
August 10-14, 2014, Quebec City, Canada
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is a very efficient and powerful building material and thus recently discovered for the erection of multi-storey timber towers. In our paper, we focus on building science and services related topics regarding these constructi...
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