2. Introduction to Structural Design Loads

  1. Abi Aghayere and
  2. Jason Vigil

Published Online: 25 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch2

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method

How to Cite

Aghayere, A. and Vigil, J. (2007) Introduction to Structural Design Loads, in Structural Wood Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach Using the ASD Method, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470259795.ch2

Author Information

  1. Rochester, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 16 JUL 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470056783

Online ISBN: 9780470259795

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Keywords:

  • Floor Dead Load Checklist;
  • Combined Dead and Live Loads;
  • horizontal projected plan area;
  • tributary widths and areas;
  • nonstationary gravity forces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Design Loads

  • Dead Loads

  • Tributary Widths and Areas

  • Live Loads

  • Deflection Criteria

  • Lateral Loads

  • References

  • Problems