The Structural World | A Structural Engineering Blog

Latest Posts

Basic Principle of Pile Cap Design

Long before the birth of sophisticated structural software that aid in design analysis of complex structural elements, the principle design approach is behind in these software developments.  Our previous articles-Piles and Pile Cap Design Considerations, Pile Cap Design Assumptions &…
Read more

241 total views, no views today

Seismic Analysis: ASCE-7 and IBC 2012 Provisions

    As mentioned in the previous article, Seismic Analysis: UBC 97 provisions, the seismic analysis in the design of buildings especially high rise towers is a very important factor to consider. Because earthquake loads together with the wind loads…
Read more

262 total views, no views today

How Important is the Load Combinations in Structural Design

    In Structural Design, we often encountered different load combinations in structural codes. These combinations vary according to its occupancy. But selecting the right load combinations for the project we are designing is a challenge. Newbies are often having…
Read more

257 total views, no views today

Duties and Responsibilities of Structural Engineers

Structural Engineers plays a vital role in the planning, design, supervision, and implementation of a construction project for the structures to be materialized. They can be considered as the backbone of the construction team since they are in charge of…
Read more

319 total views, no views today

All original content on these pages is fingerprinted and certified by Digiprove