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Earthquake resistant precast concrete buildings

M. Rodriguez

Earthquake resistant precast concrete buildings

floor accelerations in buildings

by M. Rodriguez

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Published by Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury in Christchurch, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Buildings -- Earthquake effects.,
  • Concrete construction -- Earthquake effects.,
  • Earthquake resistant design.,
  • Reinforced concrete construction.,
  • Structural stability.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M. Rodriguez, J.I. Restrepo, A.J. Carr.
    SeriesResearch report / Civil Engineering, University of Canterbury -- 2000-6, Research report (University of Canterbury. Dept. of Civil Engineering) -- 2000-6.
    ContributionsCarr, Athol J., Restrepo, J. I., Foundation for Research, Science & Technology (N.Z.). Public Good Science Fund.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA658.44 .R63 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21365727M

    National Precast Concrete Association / NPCA Blog / Precast Products / Earthquake-Resistant Concrete Bridge Sets New Bar J Leave a Comment A ton concrete bridge model constructed at the University of Nevada, Reno has withstood a simulated magnitude earthquake using a number of materials and innovations that could. Precast concrete wall with end columns (PreWEC) for earthquake resistant design The book considers a wide range of structural types, including separate chapters on frame buildings, wall.

    Observations are reported of the performance in the Janu Northridge, California, earthquake of buildings in which precast/prestressed concrete components were utilized. Ground motions recorded during the earthquake are discussed in relation to fault movements, observed responses at building sites, and prevailing building code design. Weak concrete corrosion (rust) is the main reason of the problem. Corrosion is an issue that threatens the structures more than the earthquake in Istanbul. Reinforcement bars are remained almost like stain of molten iron in reinforced concrete buildings. In Istanbul, the biggest problem for the buildings is not earthquake, it is corrosion”.Cited by: 4.

      Japanese researchers at National Research Institute for Earth Science and Disaster Prevention, conducted an earthquake simulation on a storey concrete structure . Shear keys are designed and provided in various structures to provide resistance against lateral loads like earthquake loads and sliding forces in various structure such as bridges, retaining walls, basement of residential buildings, precast buildings and culverts, masonry wall.


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Complete coverage of earthquake-resistant concrete building design Written by a renowned seismic engineering expert, this authoritative resource discusses the theory and practice for the design and evaluation of earthquakeresisting reinforced concrete buildings/5(23).

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Document Analysis a. Descriptors Buildings Earthquake resistant structures Prestressed concrete Safety Planning Precast concrete Size: 1MB. The intent of the code procedures is to achieve a structure that will withstand a minor earthquake without damage, withstand a moderate earthquake with negligible structural damage, and withstand a major earthquake without endangering human life.

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It aims to explain the different sources of damage that can be triggered by an earthquake and the conceptual method of earthquake-resistant design.

The book would also be useful for postgraduate students of civil engineering, practising engineers, and architects. Reinforced Concrete Buildings Precast Buildings --Appendices.