IJTEEE
International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research (ISSN 2347-4289)
PREVIOUS PUBLICATIONS



IJTEEE >> Volume 1 - Issue 4, November 2013 Edition



International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research  
International Journal of Technology Enhancements and Emerging Engineering Research

Website: http://www.ijteee.org

ISSN 2347-4289



Analysis And Design Of 220kv Transmission Line Tower In Different Zones I & V With Different Base Widths - A Comparative Study

[Full Text]

 

AUTHOR(S)

Ch. Sudheer, K. Rajashekar, P. Padmanabha Reddy, Y. Bhargava Gopi Krishna

 

KEYWORDS

 

ABSTRACT

In this study, an attempt is made that 220kV Transmission line tower is modeled using STADD Pro 2006. The towers are designed in two wind zones I & V with three different base widths 1/4, 1/5 &1/6 of total height of tower. Towers are modeled using parameters such as constant height, bracing system, angle sections and variable parameters of different Base widths and Wind zones. The loads are calculated from IS: 802(1995). After completing the analysis, the comparative study is done with respect to deflections, stresses, axial forces and weight of tower for all 6 different towers.

 

REFERENCES

[1]. Mathur G.N and Kuldip Singh, (2004), “Innovative Techniques for Design, Construction, Maintenance and Renovation of Transmission Lines”, paper presented at the National Seminar conducted by Central Board of Irrigation and Power.

[2]. IS: 5613 (Part 3/Sec 1): 1989 Code Of Practice For Design, installation And Maintenance For Overhead Power Lines, Part 3 - 400 KV Lines, Section 1 - Design.

[3]. IS: 802 (part 1/sec 1): 1995, Use of structural steel in over head transmission line towers – code of practice (materials, loads and permissible stresses), Sec.1 Materials and Loads.

[4]. V. Lakshmi et al. “Study On Performance Of 220 Kvm/C Ma Tower Due To Wind”, International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, ISSN: 0975-5462 Vol. 3 No.3 March 2011 pp 2474 – 2485.

[5]. Visweswara Rao G (1995), “Optimum Designs for Transmission Line Towers”, Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 57, pp 81-92.

[6]. Y. M. Ghugal et al, “Analysis and Design of Three and Four Legged 400KV Steel Transmission Line Towers: Comparative Study”, International Journal of Earth Sciences and Engineering ISSN 0974-5904, Volume 04, No 06 SPL, October 2011, pp 691-694.