Project

Design Procedure for Dual-Plate Composite Shear Walls

Research purpose

To address the need for a rapidly-constructable core-wall system that will avoid the use of time-consuming climbing forms and significantly shorten the time required to construct core walls in multi-story buildings.

Grantee
Purdue University
Project Area
Structural Engineering
CPF research grant #
06-06
Award amount
$338,000
Grant period
Sep 2006 - Oct 2009
Grant Status
Complete
Principal Investigator
Professors Mike Kreger and Mark Bowman
Industry champions

Ron Klemencic, President, MKA Associates