Flexible Support calculates the stresses and utilization of the hollowcore cross section due to the deflection-change of the supporting beam. The calculations are according to FIB Bulletin 6.

Graphical user interface (GUI)

  • Main menu bar
  • Header frame
  • Hollowcore frame
  • Beam frame
  • Connection Beam / Hollowcore
  • Calculation settings
  • Results
  • Model view

Elements

Supported hollowcore sections:

  • Hollowcore standard sections
  • Hollowcore (dwg/dxf-import)
  • Hollowcore Section Editor

Supported beam sections:

  • Rectangular beam, concrete (RB)
  • Flange beam, concrete (FB)
  • I-Beam, concrete (IB)
  • Welded HSQ-beam, steel (HSQ)
  • HEA-beam, steel (HEA)
  • HEB-beam, steel (HEB)
  • IPE-beam, steel (IPE)

Codes and standards

This page contains all information about the codes and standards used in Flexible Support: Codes and standards

Results

Ultimate limit state, ULS

  • Stresses
  • Utilization

Serviceability limit state, SLS

  • Curvature

Documentation

Theory

The Theory section gathers such information as does not directly pertain to the practical use of Flexible Support. More specifically, it offers insight into the theory underpinning the calculations.

Theory index

Examples

In the Examples section there will be a few examples using Flexible Support to show different applications of the program.

Platforms

It works on any modern web browser

And it works on any mobile device.

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Created by FredrikLagerstrom on 2018/09/23 00:16
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