norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description BYG3071 - Steel and Timber Design (2005/2006)

LevelUndergraduate
ECTS Credits5
DurationSpring
LanguageNorwegian
Prerequisite(s) 
Aim

To give further knowledge in the design of steel and timber structures.
To enable the students to utilize the structural building codes in the design of structures.

Content

Part 1: STEEL DESIGN according to NS 3472
- Joints and connections – bolted and welded.
- Bracing – design. Tortional buckling.
- Fire design. Class 4 cross sections.
Part 2: TIMBER DESIGN according to NS 3470.
- Connections. Tapered, curved and pitched cambered beams.
- Bracing design. Holes in glue-laminated members.
- Fire resistance of timber members.

Study MethodsLectures, Exercises
AssessmentExercises (counts 40%)
Written Exam, 3 hours (counts 60%)
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone