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Supplement to ODNRI Bulletin No. 10 - An evaluation of structures suitable for emergency storage in tropical countries 1. Wind forces on emergency storage structures (ODNRI Bulletin No. 23)

Supplement to ODNRI Bulletin No. 10 - An evaluation of structures suitable for emergency storage in tropical countries 1. Wind forces on emergency storage structures (ODNRI Bulletin No. 23)

O'Dowd, E.T. (1989) Supplement to ODNRI Bulletin No. 10 - An evaluation of structures suitable for emergency storage in tropical countries 1. Wind forces on emergency storage structures (ODNRI Bulletin No. 23). [Working Paper]

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Abstract

The supplement aims to alert donors, designers, suppliers and users of emergency stores to the magnitude and importance of wind loads in tropical countries. This is effected by providing three-second gust speeds and the means to calculate wind loads and also some practical design aids.

Item Type: Working Paper
Additional Information: [1] ISBN: 0-85954-251-3 [2] Acknowledgement: I wish to acknowledge the help given me by Or Alan Mayo of the Building Research Establishment, Overseas Division, by Or Adam Robertson, The Building and Livestock Division, AFRC, In stitute of Engineering Research and by Mr B. D. Castle, the Meteorological Office, Advisory Services. Any mistakes are my own responsibility.
Uncontrolled Keywords: wind force, emergency storage, postharvest, storage stucture, tropical countries, wind load, practical design
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Faculty / Department / Research Group: Faculty of Engineering & Science
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute > Livelihoods & Institutions Department
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Last Modified: 07 Sep 2015 12:28
Selected for GREAT 2016: None
Selected for GREAT 2017: None
Selected for GREAT 2018: None
URI: http://gala.gre.ac.uk/id/eprint/11059

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