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High Energy Performance Six-Storey Wood-Frame Building: Field Monitoring

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1918
Year of Publication
2019
Topic
Energy Performance
Material
Timber (unspecified)
Application
Walls
Wood Building Systems
Roofs
Rooms

Testing R22+ Wood-Frame Walls for Hygrothermal Performance in the Vancouver Climate: Construction and Instrumentation

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1920
Year of Publication
2019
Topic
Energy Performance
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Walls
General Application
Wood Building Systems

Wetting and Drying Performance Related To On-Site Moisture Protection of Cross-Laminated Timber

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1169
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Moisture
Site Construction Management
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Wood Building Systems
Author
Jieying Wang
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Moisture
Site Construction Management
Keywords
On-Site
Moisture Management
Water Repellants
Rain
Language
English
Abstract
Practical solutions are needed for on-site moisture management of mass timber construction. Six groups of cross-laminated timber (CLT) specimens, together with reference specimens including plywood, OSB, and nail-laminated timber...
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Instrumentation for Monitoring Performance in a Six-Storey Building in Vancouver Built for High Energy Performance

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1177
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Serviceability
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Passive House
Author
Jieying Wang
Tony Thomas
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Passive House
Topic
Serviceability
Keywords
Residential
Commercial
Long-term Performance
Moisture
Building Envelope
Indoor Environmental Quality
Vertical Differential Movement
Language
English
Abstract
This report documents the instrumentation installed for monitoring moisture, indoor air quality and differential movement performance in a six-storey building located in the City of Vancouver. The building has five storeys of wood-frame construction above a concrete podium, providing 85 rental units for residential and commercial use...
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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: Proposed Vibration-Controlled Design Criterion for Supporting Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1178
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Mechanical Properties
Application
Floors
Author
Lin Hu
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Application
Floors
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Floor Supporting Beam
Bending Stiffness
Language
English
Abstract
For wood floor systems, their vibration performance is significantly dependent on the conditions of their supports, specifically the rigidity of the support. Detrimental effects could result if the floor supports do not have sufficient rigidity. This is special ture for floor supporting beams. The problem of vibrating floor due to flexible...
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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: In-Situ Testing of The Arbora Building for Vibration and Acoustic Performances

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1179
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Design and Systems
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Lin Hu
Samuel Cuerrier-Auclair
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Design and Systems
Keywords
Sound Insulation
Tall Wood
Vibration Performance
Mid-Rise
Language
English
Abstract
This report addresses serviceability issues of tall wood buildings focusing on vibration and sound insulation performance. The sound insulation and vibration performance may not affect building's safety, but affects occupants' comfort and proper operation of the buildings and the funciton of sensitive equipment...
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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: In-Situ Testing of the Brock Commons 18-Storey Building for Vibration and Acoustic performances

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1180
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Author
Lin Hu
Samuel Cuerrier-Auclair
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Topic
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
Non-Destructive Testing
Vibration Performance
Natural Frequencies
Damping Ratios
Sound Insulation
Ambient Vibration Testing
Apparent Sound Transmission Class
Language
English
Abstract
This report addresses serviceability issues of tall wood buildings focusing on their vibration and sound insulation performance. The sound insulation and vibration performance may not affect the building’s safety, but affects the occupants’ comfort and the proper operation of the buildings and the function of sensitive equipment...
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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: Acoustic Performance of Innovative Composite Wood Stud Partition Walls

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1181
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Acoustics and Vibration
Application
Walls
Author
Lin Hu
Samuel Cuerrier-Auclair
James Deng
Xiang-Ming Wang
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Application
Walls
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
Sound Insulation
Manufacturing
Partition Walls
Steel
Language
English
Abstract
Airborne sound insulation performance of wall assemblies is a critical aspect which is directly associated with the comfort level of the occupants, which in turn affects the market acceptance...
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Field Measurement of Vertical Movement and Roof Moisture Performance of the Wood Innovation and Design Centre

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1182
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
PSL (Parallel Strand Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Roofs
Author
Jieying Wang
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
PSL (Parallel Strand Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Roofs
Topic
Serviceability
Moisture
Keywords
Vertical Movement
Moisture Content
Temperature
Relative Humidity
Monitoring
Language
English
Abstract
Two of the major topics of interest to those designing taller and larger wood buildings are the susceptibility to differential movement and the likelihood of mass timber components drying too slowly after they become wet during construction. The Wood Innovation and Design Centre in Prince George, British Columbia provides a unique opportunity for non-destructive...
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In-Situ Testing of the Wood Innovation and Design Centre for Serviceability Performance

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1183
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Serviceability
Acoustics and Vibration
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Lin Hu
Samuel Cuerrier-Auclair
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Serviceability
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
Vibration Performance
Sound Insulation
Natural Frequencies
Damping Ratios
Ambient Vibration Testing
Apparent Sound Transmission Class
Apparent Impact Insulation Class
Language
English
Abstract
Three performance attributes of a building for serviceability performance are 1) vibration of the whole building structure, 2) vibration of the floor system, typically in regards to motions in a localized area within the entire floor plate, and 3) sound insulation performance of the wall and floor assemblies...
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Concrete Apartment Tower in Los Angeles Reimagined in Mass Timber

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1191
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Seismic
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Author
Matthew Timmers
Andrew Jacobs
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Hybrid Building Systems
Topic
Seismic
Design and Systems
Keywords
High-Rise
Seismic Performance
High Seismic Regions
Reinforced Concrete
Language
English
Series
Engineering Structures
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Mechanical Characterization of a Pre-Fabricated Connection System for Cross Laminated Timber Structures in Seismic Regions

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1193
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Seismic
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Andrea Polastri
Ivan Giongo
Albino Angeli
Reinhard Brandner
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Seismic
Connections
Keywords
Point-to-Point Connections
Shear Tension
Shear Compression
Cyclic Loading
Language
English
Series
Engineering Structures
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Direct Displacement Design of Tall Cross Laminated Timber Platform Buildings with Inter-story Isolation

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1194
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Vahab Bolvardi
Shiling Pei
John van de Lindt
James Dolan
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Inter-Story Isolation
Displacement-based Direct Design
Language
English
Series
Engineering Structures
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Seismic Resilience of Plywood-Coupled LVL Wall Panels

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1195
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Author
Asif Iqbal
Massimo Fragiacomo
Stefano Pampanin
Andrew Buchanan
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Keywords
Post-Tensioned
Nails
Cyclic Loading
Energy Dissipation
Language
English
Series
Engineering Structures
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A Novel Method for Non-linear Design of CLT Wall Systems

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1196
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Gabriele Tamagnone
Giovanni Rinaldin
Massimo Fragiacomo
Publisher
ScienceDirect
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Netherlands
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Connections
Keywords
Metal Connections
Failure Mechanism
Bending Moment
Axial Force
Rocking Capacity
Language
English
Series
Engineering Structures
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Fire Safety Challenges of Tall Wood Buildings - Phase 2: Task 5 – Experimental Study of Delamination of Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) in Fire

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1211
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Fire
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Wood Building Systems

Experimental Analysis of Pretensioned CLT-Glulam T-Section Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1216
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Author
Javier Estévez-Cimadevila
Félix Suárez-Riestra
Dolores Otero-Chans
Emilio Martín-Gutiérrez
Publisher
Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Nontensioned
Bending Strength
Stiffness
Pre-Tension
Language
English
Series
Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
ISSN
1687-8442
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Experimental and Analytical Investigation of FRP Retrofitted Glued-Laminated Beams Subjected to Simulated Blast Loading

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1226
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Author
Daniel Lacroix
Ghasan Doudak
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Fibre-Reinforced Polymer
Strengthening
Blast Loads
Retrofit
Maximum Deflection
Resistance
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
An experimental program investigating the potential of fiber-reinforced polymers (FRPs) as a strengthening option for glulam beams subjected to simulated blast loads was undertaken. A total of four different retrofit configurations were investigated along with a fifth alternative for restoring previously damaged beams. Increases in resistance and maximum deflection...
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Predicting the Effective Flange Width of a CLT Slab in Timber Composite Beams

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1227
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Author
Reza Masoudnia
Ashkan Hashemi
Pierre Quenneville
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Girder
Numerical Model
Effective Flange Width
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
A timber composite beam consists of a cross-laminated timber (CLT) panel attached to a girder such as a laminated veneer lumber (LVL) beam. Under positive bending moment, part of the CLT panel acts as the flange of the LVL girder and resists compression. When the spacing between LVL girders...
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Mode Cross-Over and Ductility of Dowelled LVL and CLT Connections under Monotonic and Cyclic Loading

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1228
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
General Application
Author
Lisa-Mareike Ottenhaus
Minghao Li
Tobias Smith
Pierre Quenneville
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Connections
Keywords
Steel Dowels
Steel Plates
Ductility
Brittle
Monotonic Loading
Cyclic Loading
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
This paper presents an experimental study on dowelled connections in cross-laminated timber (CLT) and laminated veneer lumber (LVL) using 20-mm mild steel dowels and internal steel plates. Connections designed to fail in brittle row shear and group tear-out were tested under monotonic loading...
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