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Long-span timber floor and framing systems for commercial buildings

Project Member(s): Crews, K., Shrestha, R., Wilmot, K., Forsythe, P.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Timber Development Association NSW Ltd (Timber Development Association (NSW) Ltd)
Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited RDC (Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited)

Start year: 2015

Summary: This project will develop new design methodologies for medium rise commercial buildings, based on a case study commercial building. The deliverables will enhance and extend the outcomes of previous studies.


Basaglia, B, Shrestha, R, Crews, K & Yokoyama, Y 2018, 'Vibration response of a long-span LVL floor: Comparison between Japanese and Australian assessment measures', WCTE 2018 - World Conference on Timber Engineering, World Conference on Timber Engineering, Seoul, Korea.
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Nguyen, TLH, Shrestha, R & Crews, K 2018, 'How the choice of building materials affects the environmental burdens in non-residential and multistorey residential building construction?', WCTE 2018 - World Conference on Timber Engineering.

Lewis, K, Basaglia, B, Shrestha, R & Crews, K 2016, 'The use of cross laminated timber for Long span flooring in commercial buildings', WCTE 2016 - World Conference on Timber Engineering.
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FOR Codes: Civil Engineering, Timber Materials, Civil Construction Design