• Strong winds in South Africa : part 2 : mapping of updated statistics 

      Kruger, A. C.; Retief, J. V.; Goliger, A. M. (South African Institution of Civil Engineering, 2013-08)
      Although wind is the most important environmental action on buildings and structures in South Africa, the last comprehensive strong wind analysis was conducted in 1985. The current wind loading code is still based on the ...
    • Strong winds in South Africa : part 1 : application of estimation methods 

      Kruger, A. C.; Retief, J. V.; Goliger, A. M. (South African Institution of Civil Engineering, 2013-08)
      The accurate estimation of strong winds is of cardinal importance to the built environment, particularly in South Africa, where wind loading represents the dominant environmental action to be considered in the design of ...