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stroxy
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Registered: ‎12-06-2011

Live Load Reduction

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12-11-2011 04:08 AM

Is there a setting in Robot that reduces live loads on multi storety structures in conformance to code requirements?

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Artur.Kosakowski
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Re: Live Load Reduction

12-11-2011 11:38 PM in reply to: stroxy

Which code and which point of the code is it exactly please?



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stroxy
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Re: Live Load Reduction

12-14-2011 10:24 PM in reply to: Artur.Kosakowski

(EC1) BS-EN 1991-1:2002 Section 6.3.1.2(10)

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Artur.Kosakowski
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Re: Live Load Reduction

12-15-2011 02:27 AM in reply to: stroxy

I haven't got the British version of EC1 but I assume you refer to the alpha_n coefficient. This reduction is not supported in Robot in any  automatic way and has t be done manually if required.



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