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Title: Cold-formed light gauge steel for rapid deployable shelters
Authors: Loh, Hui Qi.
Keywords: DRNTU::Engineering::Civil engineering::Structures and design
Issue Date: 2009
Abstract: A pre-designed system of building a shelter is to be developed so that temporary residential houses can be provided for a disaster zone in the shortest possible time. This project focused on the structural frame of the shelter and only deals with static gravitational load. Brisk Monster is hence developed which aims to house 6 adults for 1 to 2 years. Cold-formed light gauge steel is used for this shelter as it has the main advantage of a high strength to weight ratio. In order to verify the design of this system, a material test and connection test in the form of a tensile test and lap joint shear test is carried out respectively.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10356/15607
Rights: Nanyang Technological University
Fulltext Permission: restricted
Fulltext Availability: With Fulltext
Appears in Collections:CEE Student Reports (FYP/IA/PA/PI)

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