Architectural detailing for earthquake movement

  • S. William Toomath Toomath & Wilson Consulting Structural Engineers, New Zealand

Abstract

In the design of the six buildings for the Wellington Teachers College an attempt was made to devise details which would avoid the imposing of distortion stresses on non-structural infill elements, resulting from deflections of the concrete structural frame during earthquakes.

Published
1968-06-30
How to Cite
Toomath, S. W. (1968). Architectural detailing for earthquake movement. Bulletin of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering, 1(1), 23-29. https://doi.org/10.5459/bnzsee.1.1.23-29
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