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CVL 908

Structural Building Systems

Loads and loading cases in multi-storey building. Shear wall-frame interaction. Determination of forces using torsion analysis of buildings with randomly distributed concrete shear walls or steel bracings. Concrete and steel column stability. Design details of low rise concrete and steel buildings. Analysis and design using computer software. Mat foundation, pile caps, retaining walls, tanks, swimming pool, pump stations. Masonry materials, stress analysis and flexural design. Axial load and bending design for masonry walls and columns.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs. Tutorial:2 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1

Prerequisites

CVL 312, CVL 410, CVL 411

Antirequisites

None

Co-Requisites

CVL 904

Custom Requisites

None

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Civil Engineering