Tag: SE Consultants


Cavity walls

A wall type with a hollow inside is known as a cavity wall. They can be thought of as having two “skins” that are separated

The typical framing of a common Japanese TF detached house: (a) the framing of the outer wall; (b) the connection around the wall beam; (c) the connection around the sill beam. Source- https://www.mdpi.com/2075-5309/12/7/1029

Seismic Design of Timber Stud Walls

Introduction Wooden buildings have a good reputation when subjected to seismic events. Experience from North America and Japan shows that wooden buildings can resist catastrophic