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Issue 2012-11 Dlubal GmbH

BIM-Oriented Planning with Autodesk Revit and RFEM

In Wörgl, Austria an apartment complex is built that is, by request of the building owner, completely planned and designed as a BIM model (BIM - Building Information Modeling) including structural...

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Issue 2013-02 Constraint actions in building construction

Implications for monolithic structures

Buildings are subject to a wide range of constraint forces as a result of their distinct statically indeterminate structure and their complex, mostly monolithic support conditions. These actions are...

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Issue 2012-04

More freedom of design with PORIT

The materials used in architecture should be subordinated to the design, but still contribute to it. The special properties of PORIT autoclaved aerated concrete (AAC) provide a high measure of design...

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Issue 2013-02 The ESSB Building in Vancouver, Canada

Timber-concrete composite structures used in seismic regions

Timber-concrete composite floors are often used to meet particularly demanding structural specifications or to provide a high degree of insulation. The newly constructed Earth System Science Building...

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