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Title: Investigation of the Long Concrete Column in a Frame Subject to Lateral Loads
Author(s): Phil M. Ferguson and John E. Breen
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 75-119
Abstract:A research report sponsored by the REINFORCED CONCRETE RESEARCH COUNCIL deals with the long tied column as part of a building frame subjected to lateral loads. The series of tests on eight rectangular frames verified the expected behavior of a long column which must resist lateral frame load, and confirmed it as a severe condition in comparison to a column not subject to sidesway.
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