Analysis and design of pierced shear walls.
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Analysis and design of pierced shear walls.

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Published by Concrete Publications .
Written in English

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Series"Concrete series" design booklets
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Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL19676198M

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A symmetrical shear wall, pierced by one row of large openings and of variable cross-section and loading, is analysed. The vertical shearing forces in the wall are determined by separating each portion of constant cross-section and loading and considering the interaction between the separate portions of the shear wall. The design of shear and core walls is reviewed. This is based on available methods of analysis, covering their elastic, elasto-plastic and dynamic behaviour. The various limit states of design are put forward, and the importance of serviceability criteria (e.g. the response of the occupants of the building to motion) are described. 5. Shear Wall Analysis and Design – spWall Software spWall is a program for the analysis and design of reinforced concrete shear walls, tilt-up walls, precast wall and insulate concrete form (ICF) walls. It uses a graphical interface that enables the user to easily generate complex wall models. Graphical user interface is provided for. Shear Walls 12 Frame Models Seismic Design of Special Reinforced Masonry Shear Walls A Guide for Practicing Engineers NEHRP Seismic Design Technical Brief No. 9 Shear Walls 25 Example: Perforated Shear Wall Central pier carries about 85% of shear; can design for entire shear Good practice would be to add control joints 10’ 18’ 5’ 3’ 7.

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