Cooling Tower Structures

Phillip L. Gould

Department of Civil Engineering, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Wilfried B. Krätzig

Department of Civil Engineering, Ruhr-University Bochum, Bochum, Germany

27.1 Introduction 27-1

27.2 Components of a Natural Draft Cooling Tower 27-4

27.3 Damage, Failures, and Loss of Durability 27-5

27.4 Geometry 27-8

27.5 Loading 27-9

27.6 Methods of Analysis 27-13

Response Behavior • Linear Elastic Analysis • Stability • Nonlinear Analysis • Dynamic Analysis

27.7 Design and Detailing of Components 27-28

27.8 Construction 27-33

27.9 Durability 27-36

References 27-40

Further Reading 27-41

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