10 October 2011

Generating Wind Optimized Building Envelopes for Super High Rise Buildings in Extreme Wind Climates

The presentation reviews by way of case study how recent technological advances in interactive wind tunnel testing techniques coupled to advanced real-time data analysis systems....

10 October 2011

Full-scale Benchmarking of Dynamic Wind Load for a Supertall Building

Full-scale field observations of modal power spectral density of wind load for a tall building are compared with that predicted from wind tunnel tests. A...

10 October 2011

New Frontiers in the Wind Engineering of Tall Buildings

Wind Engineering has developed in step with advancements in the design of tall buildings. A significant number of super tall buildings with heights >600m and...

10 October 2011

Improvements of FE Models for Predicting Natural Frequencies of Building Structures

"Improvements of FE Models for Predicting Natural Frequencies of Building Structures Based Upon Field Measurement Data". The FE models of building structures were calibrated to...

10 October 2011

High Rise SKY Towers, Mumbai - Construction Challenges

Sky Towers consists of four high rises - Sky, Sky Forest (Twin Towers) and SKY Suites, 257 to 300+ meters height, under construction in Mumbai,...

10 October 2011

Roles and Benefits of Construction Management in Supertall Building Projects - Based on Cases

This presentation is focused on the roles and benefits of CM in super tall buildings built in Korea, and this is coming from CM experiences...