Design
This chapter discusses guyed structure design. Topics include loadings and design restrictions; guy clearances; guy design; guy anchorage; connections; structural design of poles and H-frames;...

Collapse of Transmission Line Towers in Typhoon Gay

Dynamic Response of Towers of Akashi Kaikyo Bridge

Dynamic Behavior of Guyed Towers Under Wind Loads

Shake Table for Dynamic Testing of Guyed Towers

Natural Frequencies of Guyed Communication Towers

Determination of Guy Wire Tension by Vibration Measurement

Transmission Line Tower Design Optimization

Seismic Response Modification Factors for Lattice Steel Electrical Transmission Towers

The Willow Island Cooling Tower Scaffold Collapse—America's Worst Construction Accident

Forensic Evaluation of Guyed Tower Collapses

Nonlinear Behavior of RC Cooling Towers and Its Effects on Strains, Stresses, Reinforcement and Cracks

Dynamic Fatigue of High-Rise Natural Draught Cooling Towers

Seismic Analysis of Concrete Towers of the San Diego–Coronado Bridge and Evaluation of a High Performance Concrete Retrofit

Use of Reclaimed Water in Cooling Towers
The Mobil Oil Torrance Refinery is a modem fuels refinery in Los Angeles County. Like all crude oil refineries, it requires a reliable supply of water for process cooling, steam generation,...

Structural Consequences of Imperfection in Thin-Walled Components

Balancing on the Tides
Using a system of pivoting, barge-mounted towers, a Virginia contractor floated bridge segments into position 120 ft above the York River, reducing costs and cutting erection time by nearly...

Collapse Analysis of a 190 M Guyed Mast

Test Experience with Heavy Angle Dead End Lattice Transmission Towers
During the past three years, the Electric Power Research Institute's Transmission Line Mechanical Research Center has conducted full scale tests on three 500kV heavy angle dead end lattice...

Assessment and Upgrade of an Older Transmission Line
This paper discusses the various tools and procedures which have been used to assess and upgrade an older 130 kv tower line. The purpose of the assessment was to determine the line compliance...

 

 

 

 

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