The influences of moisture content variation, number and width of gaps on the withdrawal resistance of self tapping screws inserted in cross laminated timber

Catarina Silva, Jorge Branco, Andreas Ringhofer, Paulo B. Lourenco, Gerhard Schickhofer

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1205-1215
Number of pages11
JournalConstruction and Building Materials
Publication statusPublished - 9 Sep 2016


  • Cross Laminated Timber (CLT)
  • Self-tapping screws
  • Moisture content variation
  • Withdrawal resistance
  • Axial loading

Fields of Expertise

  • Advanced Materials Science
  • Sustainable Systems

Treatment code (Nähere Zuordnung)

  • Basic - Fundamental (Grundlagenforschung)
  • Experimental

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