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New Metal Shear Wall – from PhysOrg.com

Engineers demonstrate strength of new metal shear wall that could lower construction cost from PhysOrg.com
Engineers pushed a newly designed, metal shear wall to its limits at a Nov. 20 seismic test at the University of California, Berkeley’s Structural Engineering Research Lab. The panel proved strong enough for use in California and other earthquake-prone regions throughout the world, researchers said.

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I am a engineering and applied sciences librarian at Western Michigan University.

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