Archive for November, 2013

Vibration Control of Joist Framed Floors Using Tuned Mass Dampers

DEICON was called upon to develop a tuned damping solution to mitigate floor vibrations across a variety of rooms inside an educational facility. The make-up of the impacted floors was concrete on metal deck, supported by open-web bar joists. The floors came in various sizes and shapes (rectangular, trapezoidal, and irregular), with the first resonant […]

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