04/30/15 | CPEP Site complete for review
  04/30/15 | ABET Outcome Survey
  04/30/15 | Reflection
  04/14/15 | Final Presentation
  04/08/15 | Final Report
  03/30/15 | Example Slides
  03/30/15 | Final Presentation Outline
  01/18/15 | Revised Proposal
  12/11/15 | Proposal
  11/16/15 | Submission C
  10/21/15 | Posted Building Statistics II
  10/16/15 | Submission B Presentation
  10/16/15 | Submission B
10/05/15 | Posted Building Statistics
09/28/15 | Submission A
09/28/15 | Posted Abstract
09/18/15 | Posted Student Bio
09/04/15 | Faculty Thank You Sent
08/21/15 | Obtained Project Documents
07/13/15 | Owner Permission Recieved

Jackson Crossing is a low income residential building in Alexandria, Vigrinia. It is a 5 story wood frame building with a concrete podium slab. For the purpose of this thesis, a redesign was explored to replace the wood frame structure with a full concrete structure. The redesigned structure are two-way reinforced slabs supprted by columns along with moment frames for the lateral system. The results of this redesign are in the final report linked at the top right of this page along with a seperate link to the executive summary.

After redesigning the structure it was found that a two-way reinforced concrete slab system is a reasonable alternative for the structure of Jackson Crossing. Although it increases cost and time to the construction, the redesigned system is durable and has a smaller floor depth when compared to the existing wood framed structure.

  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 Michael Bologna. 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.  
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