Simmons College
School of Management

Boston, Ma

Kevin Wigton - Structural Option

Student Biography
Building Statistics
Thesis Abstract
Technical Assignments
Thesis Research
Thesis Proposal
Final Report
Senior Thesis e-Studio

Selected References

“ASCE 7-05 Minimun Design Loads for Building and Other Structures.” (2005) American Society of Civil Engineers/Structural Engineering Institute.

“Steel Construction Manual, 14th Edition.” (2005) Chicago: American Institute of Steel Construction.

“Seismic Design Manual.” (2006) American Institute of Steel Construction/Structural Steel Educational Council.

Luttrell, L. (2004) “Diaphragm Design Manual, Third Edition.” Steel Deck Institute

Geschwindner, L. F., West, H. H. (2002) “Fundamentals of Structural Analysis, Second Edition.” John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Geschwindner, L. F. (2008) “Unified Design of Steel Structures.” John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Behr, R. A. (2006). “Design of Architectural Glazing to Resist Earthquakes” Journal of Architectural Engineering


User Note

“Note: While great efforts have been taken to provide accurate and complete information on the pages of CPEP, please be aware that the information contained herewith is considered a work‐in‐progress for this thesis project. Modifications and changes related to the original building designs and construction methodologies for this senior thesis project are solely the interpretation of Kevin Wigton. Changes and discrepancies in no way imply that the original design contained errors or was flawed. Differing assumptions, code references, requirements, and methodologies have been incorporated into this thesis project; therefore, investigation results may vary from the original design.”

“This page was last updated on 5/1/10 by Kevin Wigton and is hosted by the AE Department ©2009”