University of Cambridge > Talks.cam > Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars > Structural Design for the World's New Tallest Building - DCH Tower

Structural Design for the World's New Tallest Building - DCH Tower

Add to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal

If you have a question about this talk, please contact Mishael Nuh.

DCH Tower located at Dubai Creek Harbour. The total height of the structure is 1145.2m (316 stories). The DCH tower main structure consists of 220 stay cables and R.C. core. The prestressing stay cables top ends are connected to the core and their bottom ends are connected to the cable anchorage foundations. The whole structural lateral stiffness are mainly provided by the stay cables.

The review and Optimization of the DCH tower tender design (by USA Calatrava) are introduced in this talk, and the design philosophy of this kind innovative structural system is proposed finally.

This talk is part of the Engineering Department Structures Research Seminars series.

Tell a friend about this talk:

This talk is included in these lists:

Note that ex-directory lists are not shown.

 

© 2006-2022 Talks.cam, University of Cambridge. Contact Us | Help and Documentation | Privacy and Publicity