Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

RE: Story Drift Limits for Wind Load

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]
It depends on the construction materials utilized.  Reference AISC Steel
Design Guide Series 3, "Serviceability Design Considerations for Low-Rise
Buildings."

Brian K. Smith, P.E.
Bossier City, Louisiana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bpolhem(--nospam--at)swbell.net]
> Sent: Friday, November 03, 2000 6:35 PM
> To: aec-residential(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc; seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Story Drift Limits for Wind Load
>
>
> What are the limits for story drift due to wind load? I am aware
> that it should
> be a consideration but am not sure how it is determined.
>
> Thanks.
>
>