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Chapter 3: Structural steelwork. In: Background document for the National Application Document (NAD) of Eurocode ENV EC 1: relative levels of safety in Eurocodes. Prepared for the DoE, UK. , Spangemacher, R. and Hensen, W. (1989). 0 for beams in bending about the strong axis made of rolled section. 01 for Chapter 5 of Eurocode 3. RWTH, Aachen. FULL SCALE TESTING OF TRANSMISSION AND TELECOMMUNICATION TOWERS USING NUMERICAL SIMULATION TECHNIQUES S. A. AI-Bermani Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Queensland Brisbane, QLD 4072 Australia ABSTRACT A compact and practical nonlinear analytical method for simulating the global structural response of transmission and telecommunication towers is described.
4 illustrates this for ten of the authors' tests. 7 kNm. Clearly if rotations of the order of 4 ~ or 6~ are acceptable (and achievable) at the ultimate limit state, then moments 15% higher than Mpl could be employed. Fig. 4 Beam test results for section 152 x 152 x 30UC A moment-curvature analysis utilising a numerical integration procedure working from the measured stressstrain curve has been set-up (Byfield 1996). Results from this permit calculated moment capacities to be matched to extreme fibre strain levels.