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Title: Design of a Circular Concrete Ring-Beam and Column System Supporting
a Silo Hopper
Author(s): Sargis S. Safarian
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 103-110
Keywords: columns (structural) ; reinforced concrete;ring girders; silos; structural analysis; structuraI design; substructures.
Abstract:Presents an analysis of a structural system consisting of a circular concrete ring-beam supported, on 4, 6, 8, IO, or I2 equally spaced concrete columns and forming an independent support for a storage silo steel hopper. Based on this analysis, design stress formulas and tables are provided . A numerical example illustrates the use of the formulas and tables.
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