Civil Engineering/surge tank

Advertisement


Question
QUESTION: dear sir,
I am designing a hybrid(steel + RCC) cylindrical type of surge tank. how can i design the connection between steel and RCC wall. i am trying to insert the steel inside the RCC wall.

Thanking you!

ANSWER: Dear Niranjan

Please provide me with a draft or drawing of what you intend to do.

Regards
BEH

---------- FOLLOW-UP ----------

surge tank
surge tank  
QUESTION: sir i have attached the photo.

Answer
Dear Niranjan

You should embed  plates using welded or bolted anchors in the concrete or to install them using  mechanical anchor bolts on the top surface of R.C wall or column. The tank support will be fixed to these plates which must be at least 4 .

Regards
Beh

Civil Engineering

All Answers


Answers by Expert:


Ask Experts

Volunteer


Babak Esmailzadeh Hakimi

Expertise

I can answer questions in Structural Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Project Management and Project Control topics!

Experience

I am experienced in the area of earthquake engineering in electrical power industry, i.e. Lifeline Earthquake Engineering. My focus has been on structural seismic design of power installations. Recently I have got involved in project management in the category of constructional engineering.

Organizations
Sinam Consulting Engineers Co.

Education/Credentials
Bs degree in Civil Engineering from Ferdowsi University ,1988, Mashhad Iran, Ms degree in Earthquake Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 1993, Tehran, Iran

©2016 About.com. All rights reserved.