Accession Number:

ADA110236

Title:

Structural Engineering. General Requirements. Design Manual 2.1.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

General requirements relating to the design of structural elements and systems are presented for use by experienced engineers and architects. The contents cover topics such as service classifications for various types of structures and uses, required service life for structures, grading and evaluation of existing materials, minimum forces used in the design of bracing, provisions relating to prevention of progressive failure, variances to conventional design standards permitted when designing minor structures, and general references for seismic design. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Construction Equipment, Materials and Supplies
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE