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Advanced Wood-Based Solutions for Mid-Rise and High-Rise Construction: Structural Performance of Post-Tensioned CLT Shear Walls with Energy Dissipators

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1472
Year of Publication
2018
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
LSL (Laminated Strand Lumber)
Application
Shear Walls
Author
Zhiyong Chen
Marjan Popovski
Paul Symons
Organization
FPInnovations
Year of Publication
2018
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Report
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
LSL (Laminated Strand Lumber)
Application
Shear Walls
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Keywords
Compression Tests
Compression Strength
Energy Dissipation
Post-Tensioned
Pres-Lam
Monotonic Loading
Reverse Cyclic Loading
Language
English
Abstract
The latest developments in seismic design philosophy have been geared towards developing of so called "resilient" or "low damage" innovative structural systems that can reduce damage to the structure while offering the same or higher levels of safety to occupants. One such innovative structural system is the Pres-Lam system that is a wood-hybrid system that utilizes post-tensioned (PT) mass timber components in both rigid-frame and wall-based buildings along with various types of energy disspators. To help implement the Pres-Lam system in Canada and the US, information about the system performance made with North American engineered wood products is needed. That information can later be used to develop design guidelines for the designers for wider acceptance of the system by the design community. ...
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Ambient and Forced Vibration Testing and Finite Element Model Updating of a Full-Scale Posttensioned Laminated Veneer Lumber Building

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1103
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Seismic
Wind
Acoustics and Vibration
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Shear Walls
Author
Margaret Worth
Piotr Omenzetter
Hugh Morris
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
Wind
Acoustics and Vibration
Keywords
Post-Tensioned
Full Scale
In Situ
Finite Element Model
Dynamic Performance
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
Notes
April 13-15, 2012, Christchurch, New Zealand
Abstract
The Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology Arts and Media building was completed in 2011 and consists of three seismically separate complexes. This research focussed on the Arts building as it showcases the use of coupled post-tensioned timber shear walls. These are part of the innovative Expan system...
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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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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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Design of Post-Tensioned Timber Beams for Fire Resistance

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue4
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Design and Systems
Fire
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Author
Andrew Buchanan
Anthony Abu
David Carradine
Peter Moss
Phillip Spellman
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
Switzerland
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Beams
Topic
Design and Systems
Fire
Keywords
Full Scale
Furnace Tests
Post-Tensioned
Box Beams
Vertical Loads
Failure
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
International Conference on Structures in Fire
Notes
June 6-8, 2012, Zurich, Switzerland
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Development and Full-Scale Validation of Resilience-Based Seismic Design of Tall Wood Buildings: The NHERI Tallwood Project

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1477
Year of Publication
2017
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Wood Building Systems
Author
Shiling Pei
John van de Lindt
James Ricles
Richard Sause
Jeffrey Berman
Keri Ryan
Daniel Dolan
Andrew Buchanan
Thomas Robinson
Eric McDonnell
Hans-Erik Blomgren
Marjan Popovski
Douglas Rammer
Year of Publication
2017
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
Application
Walls
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Tall Wood
Post-Tensioned
Rocking Walls
Resilience-Based Seismic Design
Shaking Table Test
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
Notes
April 27-29, 2017, Wellington, New Zealand
Abstract
With global urbanization trends, the demands for tall residential and mixed-use buildings in the range of 8~20 stories are increasing. One new structural system in this height range are tall wood buildings which have been built in select locations around the world...
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Development and Testing of an Alternative Dissipative Posttensioned Rocking Timber Wall with Boundary Columns

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1884
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Seismic
Design and Systems
Application
Frames
Walls
Author
Francesco Sarti
Alessandro Palermo
Stefano Pampanin
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Application
Frames
Walls
Topic
Seismic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Pres-Lam
Prestress
Post-Tensioning
Displacement
Seismic Performance
Column-Wall-Column
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
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Development of a Slab-on-Girder Wood-Concrete Composite Highway Bridge

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1421
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Bridges and Spans

Development of Novel Post-Tensioned Glulam Timber Composites

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue676
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Author
Emma McConnell
Daniel McPolin
Su Taylor
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Canada
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
General Application
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Keywords
Basalt Fiber Reinforced Polymer
Post-Tension
Four Point Bending Test
Ductile
Load Carrying Capacity
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 10-14, 2014, Quebec City, Canada
Abstract
Timber as a primary structural material has been forced to continually evolve to keep abreast with the changing demands of the construction industry. This paper presents further research undertaken by Queen’s University Belfast to evaluate the advantag...
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Dynamic Response of an Innovative Hybrid Structure in Hardwood

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue550
Year of Publication
2015
Topic
Design and Systems
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Claude Leyder
Flavio Wanninger
Andrea Frangi
Eleni Chatzi
Publisher
ICE Publishing
Year of Publication
2015
Country of Publication
Scotland
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Keywords
Post-Tensioned
Field Testing
In Situ
Construction Stages
Language
English
Series
Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Construction Materials
ISSN
1747-6518
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