Discussion Groups

Robot Structural Analysis

Posts: 15
Registered: ‎03-11-2013
Accepted Solution

Stress in reinforcement

107 Views, 1 Replies
03-28-2013 10:54 AM

Is there a way to find out the stress in reinforcement?


i.e. I've calculated theoretical and actual provided reinforcement for a reinforced concrete slab and need to check the bar diameter and spacing for crack control requirements (as a hand calculation).


The maximum crack width that I require is 0.2mm and as part of Eurocode checks for liquid retaining structures I need σ.s (the maximum stress in steel just before crack occurs)... is this something that can be found in the robot model?

Please use plain text.
Product Support
Posts: 4,445
Registered: ‎04-26-2010

Re: Stress in reinforcement

03-29-2013 02:25 AM in reply to: pringle_de_tom

Not possible to get stresses in steel.

Rafal Gaweda
Please use plain text.