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Elastic design of single span steel portal frame buildings to Eurocode 3 (P397)

Steel portal frames are firmly established in the UK as a lightweight, highly efficient and cost effective way of enclosing usable volumes, accounting for the majority of the single storey market. This publication provides guidance on the design of portal frames in accordance with the Eurocodes, making recommendations where the design Standard is unclear.
SKU: P397
£70.00

Steel portal frames are firmly established in the UK as a lightweight, highly efficient and cost effective
way of enclosing usable volumes, accounting for the majority of the single storey
market. This publication provides guidance on the design of portal frames in accordance with
the Eurocodes, making recommendations where the design Standard is unclear.
 

The publication covers single span, symmetric frames designed elastically and provides a comprehensive
introduction to the design and detailing of portals.

A fully worked example demonstrates the application of the Eurocodes covering actions, frame stability and member verification.
 

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Author D G Brown
Author D Koschmidder
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