By J. Paul Guyer

This booklet presents introductory technical counsel for civil engineers, structural engineers and different expert engineers and building managers drawn to tie forces to avoid revolutionary cave in of structures within the occasion of seismic or explosive incidents. here's what is mentioned: 1. TIE FORCES, 2. LOAD AND RESISTANCE issue layout FOR TIE FORCES, three. ground a lot, four. REQUIRED TIE power, DISTRIBUTION, and placement, five. CONTINUITY OF TIES, 6. SPLICES, ANCHORAGE, AND improvement OF TIES, 7. STRUCTURAL components AND CONNECTIONS WITH insufficient TIE STRENGTH.

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