Welded-tapered (WT) frame typologies (Figure 1) are a distinctive subset of single- and multi-span industrial buildings used when the shapes of members are tightly optimized to the loads carried by the structure. Welded-tapered members may be specially tailored for an application, or pre-designed in producer catalogues .
|Title of host publication||Steel-Earth: Steel based applications in Earthquake-prone areas|
|Publisher||University of Pisa|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
|MoE publication type||B2 Part of a book or another research book|