Building design.docx - Spring 2018 Spring Term Project Hospital Building Design Submitted to Submitted By Name Student ID TABLE OF CONTENTS

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Spring 2018 Spring Term Project Hospital Building Design Submitted to: Submitted By: Name: Student ID:
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TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction ................................................................................................................................................. 4 Abstract ....................................................................................................................................................... 4 Procedure ..................................................................................................................................................... 4 Load calculations ......................................................................................................................................... 4 Live load .................................................................................................................................................. 5 Dead load ................................................................................................................................................. 5 Wind load ................................................................................................................................................ 6 West-East wind ........................................................................................................................................ 7 Windward ........................................................................................................................................ 7 The windward wall pressure coefficient is cp = 0.8. The values for the increasing height are shown in Table 2 below. .......................................................................................................................................... 7 Sidewall ................................................................................................................................................... 9 Roof load ............................................................................................................................................... 10 Figure 1: Top view of the Hospital .................................................................................................... 11 Figure 2: Geometrical STAAD design ............................................................................................... 12 Conclusion ................................................................................................................................................. 12 2
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LIST OF TABLE AND FIGURES List of Tables Table 1.Exposure coefficient ....................................................................................................................... 6 Table 2. Windward pressure for case 1 ........................................................................................................ 7 Table 3. Leeward pressure for case 1 ........................................................................................................... 9 Table 4. Sidewalls pressure for case 1 ......................................................................................................... 9 Table 5. Roof pressure for case 1 ............................................................................................................... 10 Table 6. Roof load ..................................................................................................................................... 10 List of Figures Figure 1. Load distribution ...................................................................................................................... 11 Figure 2.STAAD geometery image ........................................................................................................... 12 3
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Introduction A four-storey hospital structure with 96x60 dimensions is to be erected at Jonesboro; AR. Structure’s plan view is displayed below. The height for the first and second floor stands at 14ft and 12ft, respectively. Both the roof and floors are 6 inches and 7inches thick in that order. The measurement of the girders is 40x20 inches, all created from reinforced concrete. The patients are housed in first and second floors whereas the operating rooms and laboratories are accommodated on the third floor. The roof’s snow load is 10psf. The ceilings are made from gypsum plaster and metal lath. The waterproofing membrane is applied in roof cover while ceramic tiles (0.5 inches) are used for the finishing of the floor. The building’s walls are
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