Create Primary Load Case dialog
Used to create new primary load cases.
Specify a the load case Number the program recommends, or specify one of our own.
Used to associate the load case we are creating with any of the ACI, AISC, or IBC definitions of Dead, Live, Ice, etc. This type of association needs to be done in order to make use the program's facility for automatically generating load combinations in accordance with those codes.
The available load types are the following:
|Reducible per UBC/IBC||
(for Loading Type = Live only) Select this option if the load will be a reducible load per building code.
The UBC 1997, IBC 2000, and IBC 2003 codes permit reduction of floor live loads under certain situations. Please refer to TR.32.4 Area, One-way, and Floor Load Specifications for details of this feature.
|Title||Type an optional title which is used to describe the load for identification in modeling and in reports.|