Building Pathology and Rehabilitation

Design of Reinforced Concrete Silo Groups

Authors: Silva, F.A.N., Horowitz, B., Delgado, J.M.P.Q., Azevedo, A.C.

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  • Presents a new calculation procedure for the structural behavior of grouped silos 
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This book offers a new calculation procedure of the structural behavior of grouped layout of silos, easy to use and with satisfactory responses.

Groups of reinforced concrete silos are structures commonly used in the food industry, where it is usually necessary to separate the storage of different types and sources of grain.

The grouped layout of silos has numerous benefits when compared with single-cell silos in which the emphasis is on creating further space for silage, normally referred to as interstice – a space formed between the edges of the group’s cells. This economic benefit, on the other hand, raises a structural problem for the designer of this type of building, which is to assess the magnitude of bending moments and hoop forces due to the structural continuity of the walls in the interstice region of the cells. Bending moments assume extreme values exactly when the interstice is loaded and the other cells in the group are empty.

To develop the formulation of the proposed analysis models, a parametric study was carried out that allowed the adequate consideration of the variables involved.

The idea is to help professionals, engineers, industrials and academics involved in this advanced interdisciplinary field as a comprehensive guide for courses offered at different levels of learning (undergraduate and postgraduate).


Table of contents (6 chapters)

Table of contents (6 chapters)

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eBook $109.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Design of Reinforced Concrete Silo Groups
Authors
Series Title
Building Pathology and Rehabilitation
Series Volume
10
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-13621-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-13621-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-13620-8
Series ISSN
2194-9832
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 84
Number of Illustrations
15 b/w illustrations, 43 illustrations in colour
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