Is it possible to perform design without an additional reinforcement in RF‑CONCRETE Surfaces?

Answer

Yes, it is possible.


For this, you can select the "Use required reinforcement for design of serviceability" check box in Window "1.4 Reinforcement," tab "Longitudinal Reinforcement."


Thus, the add-on module creates the entire reinforcement required for the ultimate limit state design and/or serviceability limit state design in the reinforcement layout.

In this case, the result of "Additional Reinforcement" is omitted after the calculation in the result windows in the add-on module as well as in the printout report.

It is possible to combine the "Use required reinforcement for design of serviceability" option with the "Increase the required longitudinal reinforcement automatically for serviceability liimit state design" option.

Keywords

Additional reinforcement Reinforcement Basic reinforcement Serviceability Ultimate limit state Design

Downloads

Contact us

Did you find your question?
If not, contact us via our free e-mail, chat, or forum support, or send us your question via the online form.

(267) 702-2815

info-us@dlubal.com

RFEM Main Program
RFEM 5.xx

Main Program

Structural engineering software for finite element analysis (FEA) of planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, members (beams), solids and contact elements

Price of First License
3,540.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
RF-CONCRETE 5.xx

Add-on Module

Design of reinforced concrete members and surfaces (plates, walls, planar structures, shells)

Price of First License
810.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
RF-CONCRETE Deflect 5.xx

Add-on Module

Analytical deformation analysis of plate structures consisting of reinforced concrete

Price of First License
400.00 USD
RFEM Concrete Structures
RF-CONCRETE NL 5.xx

Add-on Module

Physical and geometrical nonlinear calculation of beam and plate structures consisting of reinforced concrete

Price of First License
1,300.00 USD