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Tall Buildings Books

Tall Buildings Books

Outrigger Design for High-Rise Buildings by Hi Sun Choi

The Council on Tall Building and Urban Habitat’s Outrigger Working Group has addressed the pressing need for design guidelines for outrigger systems with this guide, now in its second edition, providing a comprehensive overview of the use of outriggers in skyscrapers. This guide offers detailed recommendations for analysis of outriggers within the lateral load resisting …

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Design and Analysis of Tall and Complex Structures Book by Feng Fu [2018]

In the past decades, with the development of construction technology andcomputer analysis methods, extensively tall and complex structures, such asBurj Khalifa, Taipei 1 0 1 , the Bird’s Nest, etc . , have been built. The demandfrom the construction market requires that a civil engineer has the ability todesign and analyze these challenging structures. The …

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[2020] Tall : the design and construction of high-rise architecture by Marriage, Guy

Description:This is a guide to both the basics and the details of tall building design, delving into the rudimentary aspects of design that an architect of a tall office building must consider, as well as looking at the rationale for why and how a building must be built the way it is. Liberally illustrated with …

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Guidelines for Performance Based Seismic Design of Tall Buildings

These Guidelines include the seismic design of structural elements normally assigned as part of the seismic-force-resisting system as well as structural elements whose primary function is to support gravity loads. Except for exterior cladding, design of nonstructural components is not specifically included within the scope of these Guidelines. Design for nonstructural systems should conform to …

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Lateral Systems for Tall Buildings by Kermin Chok

The advances in three-dimensional structural analysis and computing resources have allowed the efficient and safe design of increasingly taller structures. These structures are the consequence of increasing urban densification and economic viability. The modern skyscraper has and will thus continue to feature prominently in the landscape of urban cities. The trend towards progressively taller structures …

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Tall Building Structures: Analysis and Design Book by B. Stafford Smith

Examines structural aspects of high rise buildings, particularly fundamental approaches to the analysis of the behavior of different forms of building structures including frame, shear wall, tubular, core and outrigger-braced systems. Introductory chapters discuss the forces to which the structure is subjected, design criteria which are of the greatest relevance to tall buildings, and various …

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Tall building-design, steel, concrete, & composite system ;by Bungale S.Taranath

Offering steerage on a way to use code-based procedures whereas at constant time providing AN understanding of why provisions ar necessary, Tall Building Design: Steel, Concrete, and Composite Systems methodically explores the structural behavior of steel, concrete, and composite members and systems. This text establishes the notion that style could be a artistic method, ANd …

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Building Tall. My Life & the Invention of Construction-Management ;by John L.Tishman, Tom Shachtman.

“Building Tall can offer readers with insights into John Tishman’s career as a visionary engineer, landmark builder, and nice businessperson. liable for a number of the development world’s most opulent comes, John is one in all the greatest alumni within the history of Michigan Engineering. His views have helped American state throughout my time as …

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Tall building-foundation design ;by Harry G.Poulos

****Summary***** This book provides a comprehensive guide to the planning of foundations for tall buildings. After a general review of the characteristics of tall buildings, numerous foundation choices ar mentioned followed by the overall principles of foundation style as applied to tall buildings. extended attention is paid to the strategies of assessment of the geotechnical …

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