This article explores the common problems encountered by a Structural Engineer from the experience of a practicing Structural Engineer.
The basement structure is the first line of defence supporting hydrostatic pressure due to ground water. This article explores more…
Can you pour a footing without forms? The short answer may be yes, the long answer may surprise you. This article takes a closer look…
Density of construction materials is important information Structural Engineers use to design buildings. Here is a list of material densities
This article gives you an exact step-by-step guide of how to eliminate the ETABS error Structure is Unstable or Ill-Conditioned
A walking column is a popular form of transfer column and friend of Structural Engineers, Architects and builders. This article explores what it is
This article gives a step-by-step guide to isolated footing design as well as provides a design spreadsheet to perform the same
The pandemic has taught us that Structural Engineers can work from home. Bus has this experiment been successful? Lets find out.
This article explores the step-by-step process of modelling cracked behaviour of shear wall in ETABS using an example shear wall study.
AS3600 has recently changed. One of the updates is design of beams for shear. This article directly compares AS3600-2018 with A3600-2009