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Assessment of the behaviour factor for the seismic design of reinforced concrete structural walls according to SANS 10160 : part 4
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2008-12)
The South African code for the design loading of building structures, namely SABS 0160 (1989), was revised with the requirements for seismic design prescribed in SANS 10160: Part 4: Seismic actions and general requirements ...
Rocking shear wall foundations in regions of moderate seismicity
(Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2009-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: In regions of moderate seismicity it has been shown that a suitable structural system is created when designing the shear wall with a plastic hinge zone at the lower part of the wall, with the shear ...
Computational assessment of seismic resistance of RC framed buildings with masonry infill
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2005-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Reinforced concrete (RC) frames with unreinforced masonry infill form the structural system of many buildings and this is also true for South Africa. It is common practice to consider the masonry infill ...