Tag: Richard McLain

Fire Design of Mass Timber Members – Part 2

Code Applications, Construction Types and Fire Ratings By Richard McLain, PE, SE and Scott Breneman, PhD, PE, SE This is Part 2 of a three-part paper...

Fire Design of Mass Timber Members

Code Applications, Construction Types and Fire Ratings By Richard McLain, PE, SE and Scott Breneman, PhD, PE, SE For many years, exposed heavy timber framing elements...

Acoustics and Mass Timber: Room-to-Room Noise Control

Richard McLain, PE, SE The growing availability and code acceptance of mass timber—i.e., large solid wood panel products such as cross-laminated timber (CLT) and nail-laminated...

Shaft Wall Solutions for Wood-Frame Buildings: Codes & Detailing

Richard McLain, PE, SE It is fairly common for light wood-frame commercial and multi-family buildings to include shaft walls made from other materials. However, with...

Accommodating shrinkage in multi-story wood-frame structures

Procedures for estimating wood shrinkage and detailing options minimize effects on building performance. By Richard McLain, P.E., S.E., and Doug Steimle, P.E. In wood-frame buildings of...
25,164FansLike
2,702FollowersFollow
108SubscribersSubscribe

Latest News

Follow this informative guide by Geometricbox for contacting WordPress support