Image: Architectural impression of the Bukit Bintang City Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia development. Image courtesy of GDP Architects.
High-Rise Structural Engineering
Tall slender structures have specific engineering demands and are subject to the forces of nature such as wind and earthquake forces. Other considerations include the actual physical site constraints, materials constraints, building functionality requirements, buildability, vertical transportation and M&E requirements.
Watch a video (*.avi file for Windows Media Player) of the axial stress increments within the columns and walls of a 63-storey building based on a staged construction analysis inclusive of time-dependent creep and shrinkage effects as follows: -
Specifically, our structural engineering consultancy services include amongst others the following sub-diciplines: –
High-rise structural engineering design
Earthquake engineering design
Post-tensioned (PT) concrete design
Composite steel floor design