Intended for Engineers involved in the design and construction of reinforced masonry.
This half day workshop is a stand alone updating event for those requiring more detailed knowledge of reinforced masonry.The workshop will allow more detailed consideration of the design of Reinforced Masonry and cover the following topics:
● Types of reinforced masonry construction.
● The requirements of BS EN 1996.
Load cases. Material properties. Basis of design. Design for bending.Shear resistance. Design of elements subjected to a combination of vertical loading and bending. Short and slender columns and walls. Axial loading.Detailing. Durability.
● Enhancing lateral load performance
● Practical aspects of construction.
● Design Examples.