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Title: Loadings-Ceb Approach
Author(s): Henri Mathieu
Publication: Special Publication
Appears on pages(s): 23-34
Keywords: building codes; buildings; loads (forces); reinforced concrete; safety factor; structures
Abstract:This paper is a summary of an important chapter of the CEB Safety Manual, published in 1975. It consists in a review of the general problems met about loads in the management of structural safety. It deals with the different qualitative classifications of actions, their idealizations and representative values. Other problems (e.g., combinations of actions specific problems during erection) are dealt with in other chapters of the manual.
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