Essays about: "timber engineering"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the words timber engineering.

  1. 1. Timber Tower: 10 20 30

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Arthur Salonen; [2018]
    Keywords : wood; tower;

    Abstract : Timber Tower: 10 20 30 offers a conceptual structural system for tall wooden buildings. The thesis has been a noumenal design process into the subject of timber towers, where the conceptual system is designed to work in accordance with engineering concepts for tall buildings. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysis of Catenary Shaped Timber Structures

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Konstruktionsteknik

    Author : Kristoffer Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Timber construction; Caternary structures; Tensile timber roof; Stress ribbon; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In the design of a building there are many parameters that effect the material efficiency. The choice of structural solution and material are two of the parameters that will be investigated further in this rapport. READ MORE

  3. 3. View of Wood - Structural Concepts for an Observation Tower Displaying the Potential of Timbe

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Karin Cajmatz; [2017]
    Keywords : Timber observation tower; Observation tower; Timber engineering; Conceptual design; Structural concept;

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  4. 4. Parametrized Finite Element Simulation of Multi-Storey Timber Structures

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för skog och träteknik (SOT)

    Author : Le Kuai; [2017]
    Keywords : wood; multi-story timber frame structure; finite element analysis; ABAQUS; simulation; Python script;

    Abstract : With the acceleration of global urbanization trends, more and more intentions are put on multi-storey buildings. As the world leading area of wood construction, European countries started the construction of multi-storey timber building for a decade ago. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stability analysis of a large span timber dome

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Konstruktionsteknik

    Author : Markus Herrström; Gustav Fredriksson; [2017]
    Keywords : Timber; Glulam; Dome; Instability; Buckling; FEM; Non-Linear; Imperfection; Creep; Settlements; Geodesic; Kiewitt; Abaqus; Stability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study the feasibility of building a timber dome with a span of 300 metres, concerning elastic stability. The load-bearing members were modelled with the properties of glued laminated timber GL30c with the dimensions 0.8×1.6 m2. READ MORE