Design of Portal Frame Buildings

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Course Content

This course explores the design of portal frame industrial and commercial buildings. With clients chasing more cost-effective efficient solutions and larger spans, there is increasing focus on value engineering, utilising the latest developments in our Standards.

The course provides important context to designers and other stakeholders as to engineering the best portal frame building solution for their clients. It is therefore a must-take course for engineers, architects, building certifiers and product suppliers who wish to differentiate themselves with high performance solutions.

Course Outline

  • Background to portal frame design
  • Grey areas in design
  • Assessment of loads
  • Design of purlins, girts and cladding
  • Behaviour and design of roller shutter doors and supports
  • Design of portal frame main members
  • Design of connections
  • Design of bracing
  • Design of footings and slabs
  • Design of crane runway beams
  • Design of monorails

For more detail, view the Introductory lesson below, which is a free sample.

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Course IDE-23
Course Duration3 hours 20 mins (excl. quiz time)
Passing Grade100%
Supplementary MaterialCourse notes based on presentation

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