Limit State Analysis of Lattice Steel Transmission Towers
The background and present status for limit state analysis of lattice steel towers at the Bonneville Power Administration is presented. Conceptual development, a computer program, and...

The New Art of Structural Engineering
Exerpt from The Tower and the Bridge: The New Art of Structural Engineering describes the career and the accomplishments of Thomas Telford,...

Automated Walking Cycle for Swinging Ladder Dredge
The unique application of a Swinging Ladder Dredge to perform maintenance dredging in the cooling canal system of the Turkey Point Power Plant demanded the design of a semi-automated dredge...

Japanese Experience with Intake Designs
To diversify its power sources, Japan has operating or under construction some 37 nuclear power units. This technology and the design criteria are imported from the U. S. The power plants...

Experimental Study of Stratified Cooling Ponds
Experiments in a laboratory physical model were conducted to analyze the hydrothermal performance of vertically stratified cooling ponds. Temperature, velocity, and fluorescent dye measurements...

Full-Scale Investigation of Tall Mast Vibrations

Seismic Response of Pile Supported Cooling Towers

Response of Hyperbolic Cooling Tower to Turbulent Wind

Full-Scale Wind and Structural Response Data

Combined Forced and Natural Convection of Heat in Sidearms

A Simplified Simulation of Guyed Towers. P-Delta Analysis

Simulation and Analysis of Cooling Lake Ecosystems: Impacts of Power Plant Operations

Recirculation Study for Alternative Once-Through Power Plant Cooling Systems

Seismic Response of Cooling Towers on Interactive Shallow or Deep Foundations

Cooling Tower Practice in Germany: State of the Art
A rapid development in design and construction of natural draught cooling towers has taken place in Germany. Research has been concentrated on theory and analysis of shells, on acting...

Method for Analysis for Guyed Towers
A method for static analysis of guyed towers is extended and applied to problems in three dimensions. The tower and guy cables may be loaded by arbitrary distributed or concentrated forces,...

Simplified Earthquake Analysis of Suspension Bridge Towers
Free vibration and earthquake response analyses of a simplified continuous analytical model representing suspension bridge towers (fixed at the base) are presented. In addition, various...

Cooling Tower Shells Founded on Soil
A dynamic axisymmetric finite element model suitable for shells of revolution founded on ring footings is presented. The model consists of high-precision rotational shell finite elements,...

Nonlinear Traveling-Wave Effects on Cooling Tower
The dynamic response of a tall reinforced-concrete hyperbolic cooling tower which has been designed for vertically incident seismic waves, based on a linear analysis, is examined for horizontally...

Meridional Imperfection in Cooling Tower Design: Update
The effect of meridional imperfection in hyperbolic cooling towers is studied in a continuation of an earlier study by the writers; the present paper takes into account the parallel work...

 

 

 

 

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