KLIA2 New LCCT Skybridge Vibration & Dampers Design

First Skybridge in Asia The London Millennium footbridge had high- lighted susceptibility of human induced vibrations in footbridges. Bridges with natural frequencies below 5 Hz are of structural concern which under BS 5200 Part 2 requires dynamic analysis for vibration serviceability. The new KLIA LCCT has a skybridge linking the Main Terminal and the Satellite… Read more »

RC Structural Integrity Investigation in Petrochemical Plant

Ensuring long term safe operations The Institute was a key member of a highly qualified technical team that undertook comprehensive investigation of vibrations in a 150m height RC structure supporting a polymerisation rector in a petrochemical plant. Cracks had been observed in the primary beams of the structure, as well as on the support locations… Read more »