Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, WV
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Building failures -- West Virginia -- Willow Island -- Investigation,
  • Reinforced concrete construction,
  • Cooling towers -- West Virginia -- Willow Island

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementH.S. Lew ... [et al.] ; sponsored by Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
SeriesNBS building science series -- 148
ContributionsLew, H. S., United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Center for Building Technology
The Physical Object
Pagination165 p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages165
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14847225M

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  The collapse of the natural-draft hyperbolic concrete cooling tower unit no. 2 at the Pleasants Power Station at Willow Island, West Virginia has been investigated. This investigation included onsite inspections, laboratory tests of construction assembly components and concrete specimens, and analytical by: 4.   Investigation of Construction Failure of Reinforced Concrete Cooling Tower at Willow Island, WV 5. AUTHOR(S) H.S. Lew, S.G. Fattal, J.R. Shaver, T.A. Reinhold, and B.J. Hunt 6. PERFORMING ORGANIZATION (If joint or other than NBS, see instructions) 7. Contract/Grant No. NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDSCited by: 8. Get this from a library! Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, WV. [H S Lew; United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.; Center for Building Technology.;] -- The collapse of the natural-draft hyperbolic concrete cooling tower unit no. 2 at the Pleasants Power Station at Willow Island, West Virginia was investigated and. Report issued by the National Bureau of Standards over investigation of the collapse of a concrete cooling tower on Willow Island, West Virginia. Results of field, and laboratory tests are discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.

Investigation of Construction Failure of Reinforced Concrete Cooling Tower at Willow Island, WV H.S. Lew S.G. Fattal J.R. Shaver T.A. Reinhold B.J. Hunt Center for Building Technology National Engineering Laboratory National Bureau of Standards Washington, DC Sponsored by: Occupational Safety and Health Administration U.S. Department of Labor. Get this from a library! Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, WV. [H W Lew; United States. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.; Center for Building Technology.;]. NBSBUILDINGSCIENCESERIES InvestigationofConstructionFailure ofReinforcedConcreteCoolingTower atWillowIsland,WV .   Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, WV Item Preview.

Investigation of Construction Failure of Reinforced Concrete Cooling Tower at Willow Island, W.V., U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA/National Bureau of Standards, Washington, D.C. Illustrations from Chapter 9 of the book Beyond Failure: Forensic Case Studies for . Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, West Virginia Item Preview.   NBS was requested to assist the field investigation conducted by OSHA at the site of the collapse and to carry out a detailed study aiming at the determination of the most probable cause of the collapse. In response to this request, NBS carried out field, laboratory and analytical studies. Details of the NBS investigation can be found in the NBS report, "Investigation of Construction Failure of Reinforced Concrete Cooling Tower at Willow Island. Full text of "Investigation of construction failure of reinforced concrete cooling tower at Willow Island, West Virginia" See other formats.