Modelling, Analysis & Design Flowchart
With reference to the flow chart, click on the links below for details.
Building Model Check
The figure below shows the different analytical models :
Structural Modelling Overview
Techniques for member creation and loading are described in this section. Also described here are those other modelling related functions contained on the “Member” pulldown. Additional modelling related topics can be found in the preceding Graphic ...
Yield Line and FE Load Decomposition with Example
For your best understanding to this topic, it is best to refer and relate to Modelling, Analysis & Design Flowchart before proceeding with this article. There are two methods to calculate slab loads onto supporting beams : 1. Derive Beam Loads using ...
Building Analysis Overview
Having modeled your structure and defined the parameters/loading to be applied, you are now ready to generate the member design forces. These are determined by performing a 3D analysis of the whole building. The pre and post analysis stages, along ...
Ribbed Slab Modelling & Design Procedure
There are two approaches in ribbed slab modelling and design as following:- Analytical Approach: ProtaStructure considers ribbed slabs as continuous beams and analyses them with Moment-Distribution Method under G and Q. FE Approach: Similar to ...
Beam Section Design Contents
The Storey Beam Section Design and Detailing form can be accessed by clicking the “Storey Beam Section Design and Detailing” option under the “Design” pulldown menu and then selecting one of the “Storey Beams”, “Ribs Beams” or “Foundation Beams” ...