Announcing an article in ENR about new building core technology related to CPF-sponsored research (Dec 26, 2017)

RGA #06-16 - Seismic and Wind Behavior and Design of Coupled CF-CPSW Core Walls for Steel Buildings

RGA #05-17- R-Factors for Coupled Composite Plate Shear Walls-Concrete Filled (Coupled-C-PSW/CF)

Amit Varma - Purdue University
Michel Bruneau - University at Buffalo

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Click Here to Read this Article from ENR.

The Charles Pankow Foundation wishes to acknowledge the financial contributions of The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) to this research project.

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Construction of loading frame  assemblyConstruction of loading frame assembly in preparation to test the hybrid precast wall system design for seismic zones at the University of Notre Dame.

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