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resistance to sidewise motion caused by wind pressure, supplied by the immersed portion of a hull of a vessel.
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Partially restrained moment frames at the building perimeter provide
With the minimal embedment of two feet, soils will provide little
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The concrete walls have no foundations to provide
Hold-down hardware is required at a minimum of two areas for
Inspectors check the size and location of floor faming and
elements for conformance with the approved plan.
The advantage to this system is the tremendous
of this type of construction depends on the interaction between the frame and infill panels.
The infills experienced some cracking, but otherwise complemented the
of the weak building frames.
In residential construction, the walls provide the primary
to wind and earthquake loads.
How a railroad provides the adequate
to prevent track buckling may vary from railroad to railroad.
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