BRACING AND GUYING FOR STABILITY


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BRACING AND GUYING FOR STABILITY
10104011031400 BRACING AND GUYING FOR STABILITYJames Scheld, P.E.Lawrence K. Shapiro, P.E.
INTRODUCTION—THE ROLE OF BRACING AND GUYING IN TEMPORARY STRUCTURES As a young field engineer, one of the authors of this chapter provided support for a crew erecting precast concrete framing for a cooling tower at a nuclear power plant. Upon erecting some slender columns and leaving them freestanding on the anchor bolts, he wondered to himself whether they should be left over the weekend without temporary guys. After some quick mental cal…
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Robert T. Ratay, Ph.D., P.E.: Temporary Structures in Construction, Third Edition. BRACING AND GUYING FOR STABILITY, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export