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Example on Application of Vereshchagin’s Rule on Analysis of Frames Using Force Method

The frame shown above is supported with rollers at A, C and D, and pinned at point B. It is loaded as shown ,...

Formulation of Diagram Combination Equations Based on Vereshchagin’s Rule

The famous Maxwell-Mohr’s integral forms the backbone of force method of structural analysis, and computing of displacements in beams and frames. It is more...

On the Deformation of Rigid Frames Using Virtual Work Method

Structures deform when subjected to various conditions such as external loads, change in temperature, differential settlement, or fabrication errors. Deformation is often considered in...

Internal Forces in Frames Due to Temperature Difference

If a statically indeterminate structure is subjected to change in temperature, internal stresses are induced. This can be found in structures such as cooling...

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A site instruction is a formal written order given by the heads of a project to contractors or sub-contractors on specific projects issues such...

Structural Aspects of Pile Foundation Design: A Practical Example

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Calculation of Collapse Settlement of Collapsible Soils

Civil engineers are always faced with one challenge or another on site, and one of the major challenges on site has to do with...