Viewpoint: Runway beam ‘serviceability limit state’ – deflection or slope?

Author: D.Edwards

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1st September 2015

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Viewpoint: Runway beam ‘serviceability limit state’ – deflection or slope?

The Structural Engineer
Viewpoint: Runway beam ‘serviceability limit state’ – deflection or slope?
Date published

1st September 2015

First published

1st September 2015

Author

D.Edwards

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now

David Edwards argues that the serviceability limit state for runway beams should be considered to be slope, not deflection, meaning that current limitations are overly conservative in most cases.

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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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