Transfer Structures

  • Jack Zunz
  • Chris Wise

Abstract

Functional, esthetic, or planning needs predicate changes in column or wall layouts. In tall buildings these often create special and interesting engineering problems solved with some form of transfer structure. This paper considers transfer structures in multifunctional tall buildings and proposes some generic solutions, which are illustrated with examples. Possible future trends are briefly examined.

Keywords

Structural System Tall Building Ground Floor Transfer Structure Primary Column 
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  • Jack Zunz
  • Chris Wise

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