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

Author: D.Edwards

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1 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

1 September 2015

Author

D.Edwards

Price

Standard: £9 + VAT
Members/Subscribers: Free

Buy Now
Author

D.Edwards

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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3
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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