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Serviceability Parameters


  • Define control parameters of deflection for serviceability check.

NOTE.png Steel Serviceability Parameters are applied to beam and column members.



From main menu, select [Design] tab > [Type : Steel Design] > [Design Input Data] group > [Design Parameters] > [Serviceability Parameters]



Revision of Civil 2013

Select a beam member from the Model View to enter the following parameters:



Add/Replace : Add a new value or modify a predefined value.

Delete : Delete a predefined value


Selection Type

Select all the members 'All' or select the members by using 'By Selection'


Deflection Control for Beams

Enter the limiting deflection for beam members.


Deflection Control for Columns

Enter the limiting deflection for column members (h0= overall height of the structure, h= height of the column).


Deflection Amplification Factor

Enter the Deflection Amplification Factor.

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