CIVI_453_-_Chapter_1_-_RC_Structural_Systems

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Unformatted text preview: 1 Chapter 1 REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURAL SYSTEMS (c) Dr. Khaled Galal Dept. of BCEE Concordia University CIVI 453 - 2007 2 3 STRUCTURAL SYSTEMS OVERVIEW 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. Building system primary functions Building materials RC structural systems Design loads Concept of Influence Lines Concept of Tributary Area Structural members 1. Building system primary functions Support gravity loads for strength and serviceability during: 1. Normal use (service) conditions 2. Maximum considered use conditions 3. Environmental loading of varying intensities 2. Building Materials Types of building materials: • Reinforced Concrete • Structural Steel • Reinforced Masonry • Wood • Aluminum • Metal Structures • Fiber Reinforced Polymers 3. Reinforced Concrete Structural Systems 4 5 3.a. Types of Floor Systems: 6 3.b. Types of Lateral Load systems: 7 4. Design Loads 8 9 10 Load combinations for Ultimate Limit States (ULS): 11 5. Influence Lines for Continuous Beams and Plane Frames 12 13 (Review-BCEE345) 14 6. Tributary Areas for Beams, Girders and Columns 16 7. Structural Members (review) ...
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2009 for the course ENGR BCEE 345 taught by Professor Drgala during the Winter '07 term at Concordia Canada.

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