Create a free account and view content that fits your specific interests in structural engineering __Learn More__

SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Shear bolt connection EC3.

Check the shear connection for the IPE450-S275 for the design shear VEd=200KN. Bolts M20-8.8, plate thickness t=10mm. Solution Every bol...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Buckling of Column (EC3).

Check the column for buckling according to EC3. HEB300/S275 and axial force NEd=1000KN. The column (L=15m) is pinned at the two far ends (strong axis y-y). The column is pinned every 5m at the weak ax...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example - Calculate the member diagrams.

Calculate the member diagrams for the uniform loading q for the pinned beam at two ends. Solution From the equilibrium of forces we calculate the reactions F1,F2,F3. We make a section 0&l...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Cantilever Beam, Temperature change

The beam is fixed at end B and free at end A. It is loaded at end A with the concentrated force 2F. At the same time there is a temperature change ΔT. Calculate the length change Δx. (Modulus of elast...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Cantilever Beam

Find the member diagrams for the triangular loading. SOLUTION We calculate the reactions at the fixed end A.

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Design bolted connection of tension plates (EC3)

Check the following connection for tension force NEd=600KN. S275, bolts M20/5.6. Shear at full section. Solution d0=22mm p1= 65mm>2.2d0 e1=55mm>1.2d0 p2=70mm>2.4d0 e2=50mm>1.2d0 &...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Find the Center of Gravity (Surface)

Find the center of gravity for the following surface. Solution. We choose an axis system Oxy and divide the surface in two sections ABCD, EDGF. &...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Frame analysis – Uniform Load

Calculate the reactions and member forces. Solution We calculate the reactions. Section 1- 0<x<3 m Section 2 - 0<x<3 m Section 3 - 0<x<...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Frame analysis.

Calculate the reactions and member forces. Solution We calculate the reactions. Section 1 0<x<3 m Section 2 0<x<3m Section 3 0<x<3 m With the above values w...

Read More SPONSORED ### Calculation Example – Beam with inner hinge (Part B). Calculate the member diagrams.

Calculate the member diagrams. Solution We have already calculated the external beam reactions from the previews exercise (Beam with inner hinge (Part A)). We will calculate the member dia...

Read More