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Design life, design situations and load duration classes
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Get the essence of the design life of a structure and how it can vary depending on the uses it has, the design situations and load duration classes
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Multiple fastener joints
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This unit will cover how a multiple fastener joint is formed and, the difference between the sum of capacities of individual fasteners against multiple fastener joints
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Screw connections
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Learn about the different crew connections, sizes, limitations and calculation methods
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Limit state design
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This document explains the two limit states applicable to Eurocodes design; ultimate limit states and serviceability limit states.
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Limit state design: Worked example: Bearing and compression perpendicular to grain
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This worked example covers bearing and compression perpendicular to grain
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Worked example: Design for shear and torsion
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This worked example covers beams subjected to shear and beams subjected to torsion
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Unit: Limit state design: Worked example: Design for flexure
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This worked example covers design for flexure to Eurocode 5
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design challenge
University Design Challenge: Hereford Southside winner announced
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The winners of the Timber Development UK Hereford Southside University Design Challenge (#TDchallenge22) have been announced following an incredibly competitive nine-month process.
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TDUK moves to set skills agenda for timber construction
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Timber Development UK (TDUK) has signed a strategic partnership with Edinburgh Napier University and the New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering (NMITE) to improve knowledge and skills in timber design and construction. The partnership will see Edinburgh Napier University – a leading technical research institute for timber engineering and...
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An exciting month ahead for TDUK
An exciting month ahead for TDUK
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As we head into July, I thought it would be a good time to provide a quick update on the exciting activities happening at TDUK.
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