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An Equivalent Truss Method for the Analysis of Timber Diaphragms

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue112
Year of Publication
2015
Topic
Design and Systems
Mechanical Properties
Material
Light Frame (Lumber+Panels)
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
Application
Floors

The Challenges for Designers of Tall Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue1489
Year of Publication
2016
Topic
Design and Systems
Fire
Seismic
Wind
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Andrew Buchanan
Year of Publication
2016
Country of Publication
Austria
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Design and Systems
Fire
Seismic
Wind
Keywords
Fire Safety
Seismic Load
Wind Load
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Notes
August 22-25, 2016, Vienna, Austria p. 124-133
Abstract
This paper describes several major challenges facing the designers of tall timber buildings. “Tall” in this context generally means 10 storeys or more, although many of the challenges also apply to timber buildings over 4 or 6 storeys, becoming more severe as the buildings get taller...
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Charring Rates for Double Beams made from Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL)

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue388
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Fire
Connections
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Floors
Author
Kevin Tsai
David Carradine
Peter Moss
Andrew Buchanan
Publisher
Wiley Online Library
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Timber-Concrete Composite
Application
Floors
Topic
Fire
Connections
Keywords
Charring Rate
Finite Element Model
Fire Resistance
Furnace
Nails
Screws
Glue
Language
English
Series
Fire and Materials
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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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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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Experimental Behaviour of Diaphragms in Post-Tensioned Timber Frame Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue95
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Floors
Author
Daniel Moroder
Tobias Smith
Michele Simonetti
Felice Carlo Ponzo
Antonio Di Cesare
Domenico Nigro
Stefano Pampanin
Andrew Buchanan
Organization
The European Association for Earthquake Engineering
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
Turkey
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Floors
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Keywords
Diaphragms
Lateral Loads
Post-Tensioning
Shake Table Test
Testing
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
Second European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology
Notes
August 25-29, 2014, Istanbul, Turkey
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Free
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Experimental Investigation of Wall-To-Floor Connections in Post-Tensioned Timber Buildings

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue60
Year of Publication
2014
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Author
Daniel Moroder
Francesco Sarti
Alessandro Palermo
Stefano Pampanin
Andrew Buchanan
Year of Publication
2014
Country of Publication
New Zealand
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Floors
Topic
Connections
Seismic
Keywords
Connections
Damage
Lateral Loads
Post-Tensioned
Pres-Lam
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference
Notes
March 21-23, 2014, Auckland, New Zealand
Abstract
Rocking timber walls provide an excellent lateral load resisting system for structures using the low damage seismic design philosophy. Special attention has to be given to the wall-to-floor connections, because diaphragm forces have to be properly...
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Experimental Investigations of Post-Tensioned Timber Frames with Advanced Seismic Damping Systems

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue464
Year of Publication
2012
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Author
Tobias Smith
David Carradine
Antonio Di Cesare
Felice Carlo Ponzo
Stefano Pampanin
Andrew Buchanan
Domenico Nigro
Organization
Structures Congress
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2012
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Conference Paper
Material
Glulam (Glue-Laminated Timber)
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Wood Building Systems
Topic
Mechanical Properties
Seismic
Keywords
Damping
Energy Dissipation
Full Scale
Post-Tensioning
Language
English
Conference / Proceeding
Structures Congress 2012
Notes
March 29-31, 2012, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Abstract
This paper describes initial experimental testing to investigate feasible sources of passive damping for the seismic design of post-tensioned glue laminated timber structures. These innovative high performance structural systems extend precast concrete P...
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Experimental Performance and Structural Analysis of Plywood-Coupled LVL Walls

https://research.thinkwood.com/en/permalink/catalogue547
Year of Publication
2015
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Author
Asif Iqbal
Tobias Smith
Stefano Pampanin
Massimo Fragiacomo
Alessandro Palermo
Andrew Buchanan
Publisher
American Society of Civil Engineers
Year of Publication
2015
Country of Publication
United States
Resource Type
Journal Article
Material
LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber)
Application
Walls
Topic
Design and Systems
Seismic
Keywords
Pres-Lam
Quasi-Static
Cyclic Testing
Pseudo-dynamic
Multi-Story
Language
English
Series
Journal of Structural Engineering
Abstract
Prestressed-laminated timber (Pres-Lam) design has recently been adopted for multistory timber buildings based on ongoing research at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. This system combines large timber members with unbonded posttensioning for re...
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