Design of Multi-Level Guyed Towers: Wind Loading

by E. Cohen,
H. Perrin,

Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 5, Pg. 1-29

Document Type: Journal Paper


Supporting structural shafts at suitable intervals with high strength wire strand guys provides adequate anchors for guys at ground level; some towers have been built as square box trusses, circular shafts of steel plate or concrete, and timber box trusses; square and triangular types have four and three vertical faces respectively; intensity and direction of wind forces analyzed. (33 refs.)

Subject Headings: Guyed towers | Wind loads | Load factors | Steel structures | Shafts | Trusses | Steel plates | Concrete structures

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