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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: Analytical Models for Balloon-Type CLT Shear Walls

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1877
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Zhiyong Chen
Samuel Cuerrier-Auclair
Marjan Popovski
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Lateral Loads
Shear
Mass Timber
Language
English
Abstract
Lack of research and design information for the seismic performance of balloon-type CLT shear walls prevents CLT from being used as an acceptable solution to resist seismic loads in balloon-type mass-timber buildings. To quantify the performance of balloon-type CLT structures subjected to lateral loads and create the research background for future code implementation of balloon-type CLT systems in CSA O86 and NBCC, FPInnovations initiated a project to determine the behaviour of balloon-type CLT construction. A series of tests on balloon-type CLT walls and connections used in these walls were conducted. Analytical models were developed based on engineering principles and basic mechanics to predict the deflection and resistance of the balloon-type CLT shear walls. This report covers the work related to development of the analytical models and the tests on balloon-type CLT walls that the models were verified against.
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Alternate Load-Path Analysis for Mid-Rise Mass-Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1233
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Wood Building Systems
Author
Hercend Mpidi Bita
Thomas Tannert
Organization
Structures Congress
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Alternate Load-Path Analysis
Disproportionate Collapse
Lateral Loads
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
Structures Conference 2018
Notes
April 19–21, 2018, Fort Worth, Texas
Abstract
This paper presents an investigation of possible disproportionate collapse for a nine-storey flat-plate timber building, designed for gravity and lateral loads. The alternate load-path analysis method is used to understand the structural response under various removal speeds...
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Analytical and Experimental Lateral-Load Response of Self-Centering Posttensioned CLT Walls

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1248
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Author
Tugce Akbas
Richard Sause
James Ricles
Ryan Ganey
Jeffrey Berman
Sarah Loftus
Daniel Dolan
Shiling Pei
John van de Lindt
Hans-Erik Blomgren
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2017
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Lateral Loads
Self-Centering
Post-Tensioned
Cyclic Loading Tests
Limit States
Numerical Model
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
A cross-laminated timber (CLT) panel is a heavy timber structural component fabricated by laminating layers of timber boards in an orthogonal pattern. This paper presents a study of the lateral-load response of self-centering (SC) posttensioned CLT structural walls (i.e., SC-CLT walls)...
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Analytical Approach to Establishing the Elastic Behavior of Multipanel CLT Shear Walls Subjected to Lateral Loads

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1236
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Author
Daniele Casagrande
Ghasan Doudak
Luigi Mauro
Andrea Polastri
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Keywords
Panels
Lateral Loads
Analytical Approach
Hold-Down
Joints
Stiffness
Elastic Strength
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
Structures assembled with cross-laminated timber (CLT) panels, and designed to resist gravity and lateral loads, are being considered as viable options for low-rise to mid-rise buildings. In this paper, an analytical approach based on the minimum total potential energy principle has been developed in order to determine the mechanical behavior of 1-story multipanel CLT walls...
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Carterton Events Centre Auditorium Pres-Lam Wall Design and Construction

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue38
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Seismic
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Author
Dave Dekker
Stanley Chung
Alessandro Palermo
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Lateral Loads
Post-Tensioned
Pres-Lam
Sustainability
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
Notes
April 13-15, 2012, Christchurch, New Zealand
Abstract
Driven by sustainability, locally available resources and expertise, and economy, the design of the Carterton Events Centre focused on timber for the majority of the main structural and non-structural components. Combined with a client desire for minimization of earthquake damage, dissipative post-tensioned rocking...
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Chapter 4: Lateral Design of Cross Laminated Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue823
Year of Publication
2013
Topic
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
John van de Lindt
Douglas Rammer
Marjan Popovski
Philip Line
Shiling Pei
Steven Pryor
Organization
Binational Softwood Lumber Council
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2013
Country of Publication
Canada
United States
Resource Type
Book Section
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Seismic Design Coefficients
Lateral Loads
Numerical Model
R-factors
MCE
Language
English
Series
CLT Handbook - US Edition
Abstract
Cross-laminated timber (CLT) is an innovative wood product that was developed approximately two decades ago in Europe and has since been gaining in popularity. Based on the experience of European researchers and designers, it is believed that CLT can pro...
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Cross-Laminated Timber for Seismic Regions: Progress and Challenges for Research and Implementation

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue162
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Author
Shiling Pei
John van de Lindt
Marjan Popovski
Jeffrey Berman
Daniel Dolan
James Ricles
Richard Sause
Hans-Erik Blomgren
Douglas Rammer
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Topic
Seismic
Keywords
Lateral Loads
Prefabrication
US
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
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Design Models for CLT Shearwalls and Assemblies Based on Connection Properties

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue369
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Connections
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Author
Marjan Popovski
Igor Gavric
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Shear Walls
Topic
Connections
Keywords
Lateral Loads
Analytical Model
North America
Europe
Language
English
Abstract
The work presented in this report is a continuation of the FPInnovations' research project on determining the performance of the CLT as a structural system under lateral loads. As currently there are no standardized methods for determining the resistance of CLT shearwalls under lateral loads, the design approaches...
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Design of Floor Diaphragms in Multi-Storey Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue294
Year of Publication
2015
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Floors
Author
Daniel Moroder
Tobias Smith
Stefano Pampanin
Alessandro Palermo
Andrew Buchanan
Year of Publication
2015
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
Application
Floors
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Diaphragms
Multi-Storey
Commercial
Lateral Loads
Equivalent Truss Method
Lateral Load Resisting System
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
Notes
April 10-12, 2015, Rotorua, New Zealand
Abstract
This paper discusses the design of timber diaphragms, in response to the growing interest in multi-storey commercial timber structures, and the lack of guidance or regulations regarding the seismic design of timber diaphragms...
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Development of a Ready-To-Assemble (RTA) Tornado Safe Room Constructed from Cross-Laminated Timber

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue716
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Design and Systems
Wind
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Rooms
Author
Todd Black
Bob Falk
Organization
Forest Products Laboratory
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Rooms
Topic
Design and Systems
Wind
Keywords
Ready-To-Assemble
Tornadoes
Lateral Loads
Language
English
Abstract
Over the past several decades, the market for ready-to-assemble (RTA) products has grown significantly. RTA kitchen cabinets and furniture are commonplace because they can be shipped flat and assembled on site, which has greatly reduced shipping costs as...
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