Design of Timber Structures to Eurocode 5 - Solid Timber

08 December 2010,  1 day

Venue: Glasgow

Organizer: Symmons Madge Associates Ltd

This course covers the design of timber structures to Euorocde 5, from an introduction to Limit State based Eurocodes to design of realistic timber structures. Learning outcomes: Understand the Limit States Design method; Calculate design loads on timber structures to Eurocodes (EN 1990, EN 1991 and EN 1995); Analyse and design basic bending members, axially loaded members and members subjected to combined axial and flexural loads; Analyse and design timber components including floors, load-bearing walls and roof trusses.