Overview of load testing as part of temporary works through real-world case studies, detailed discussions on safety considerations, and insights into the critical role of rigorous analysis in determining the viability of design parameters.
Load Testing Webinar Overview
- Introduction to Load Testing in Structural Engineering
- Importance of Safety Considerations in Load Testing
- Necessity of Rigorous Analysis in Determining Structural Capabilities
- The Role of Stress Bars in Structural Integrity
- Challenges in Verifying Slab Information
- The Value of Load Testing in Uncertain Design Parameters
- Case Study: Load Testing for Justification of Advanced Track on Hartop and Lannoy Point Towers
- Considerations for Slab Deflection and Incremental Load Application
- Safety Procedures During Load Testing
- Case Study: Load Testing for Timber Floors
- Testing Scenarios and Joist Load Determination for Timber Floors
- Factors Influencing Load Distribution: Stiffness, Span, etc.
- Value of Research in Establishing Efficient Load Distribution