Essays about: "multi-storey building"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 essays containing the words multi-storey building.

  1. 1. Lateral stabilisation in multi-storey timber volume element buildings

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper; Lunds universitet/Byggnadsmekanik

    Author : Elin Jönsson; [2019]
    Keywords : TVE; multi-storey building; timber volume element; lateral stability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The use of timber volume elements (TVEs) in residential multi-storey buildings is increasing in popularity. Manufacturing methods and building processes have been streamlined to improve product quality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Future climate resilience of energy-efficient retrofit projects in central Europe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Jonas Manuel Gremmelspacher; Julija Sivolova; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; Future climate; Climate action; Building Performance Simulations; Hygrothermal Simulations; Moisture; Heating demand; Retrofit; Renovation; Building stock; Residential; Dwellings; Thermal envelope; Heating peak loads; Thermal comfort; Indoor environmental quality; Actual case studies; Big data; Denmark; Germany; Iterative workflow; Weather files.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study assesses the performance of buildings affected by climate change under future climate predictions for three time-periods until the end of the 21st century. Objects studied are residential multi-storey buildings, originally built before 1970 and retrofitted during the last decade. READ MORE

  3. 3. Seismic analysis and retrofitting of an existing multi-storey building in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Betongbyggnad; KTH/Betongbyggnad

    Author : Matilda Muca; Celine Haikal; [2018]
    Keywords : Earthquakes; seismic analysis; retrofitting; frequency; multi-storey building; shear wall; steel bracing; Jordbävningar; seismisk analys; förbättring av skadade byggnader; flervånings-byggnad; skjuvvägg; stålfackverk;

    Abstract : Throughout the years earthquakes are a huge concern for structures; causing losses of peoples’ lives, damages and collapse of homes. Usually, most of the buildings that collapse or have serious damages are mostly old buildings that do not fulfil any longer the updated regulations and building codes concerning seismic design. READ MORE

  4. 4. Experimental investigation of structure-borne noise induced by railway traffic in a multi-storey building

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk akustik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för byggvetenskaper

    Author : Adam Cederquist; [2018]
    Keywords : Measurements railway traffic sound level meters; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : One of the modern cities environment issues is noise and vibration created by train traffic, especially since cities today strive towards being more dense. Urbanization leads to new areas built with pre existing railway tracks. This puts a lot of pressure on the structures built on those areas regarding vibrations. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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