Introduction to fatigue design to BS EN 1993-1-9
The assessment of fatigue performance is routine in bridge design but is only relevant to specific elements in buildings which may suffer from fatigue damage. One example of these is crane runway beams. Richard Henderson of the SCI introduces some of the background.
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Tagged BS EN 1993-1-9, fatigue, Fatigue assessment, loading, National Annex, S-N curve