We provide hints and tips to help you get started with the main programs RFEM and RSTAB.
You can select the "Contact Stresses" for display below the respective navigator entry for surfaces and members.
For example, for surfaces it is sigma-z that represents the stress in the transition zone to the foundation (see picture).
The table display of results can be found in the results table 4.21 Surfaces - Contact Stresses and 4.7 Members - Contact Stresses.
These tables are reproduced in the printout report.
contact stress, soil pressure, elastic foundation, sigma-z