AD.2006.2.3 Enhancement to Steel Designer BS 5950 Calculation Sheets
The design calculation sheets of a steel section that has been designed with a BS 5950-1:2000 design brief has been modified with the following enhancements.
- The terminology for elastic and plastic sections updated to use same terminology as in the design code.
- A summary has been added at the end of the calculation sheet.
- The section classification summary has been improved.
- The reported dimensions of the section in the ‘Compression Flange Buckling Check’ have been improved.
- The status for various checks has been re-titled.
- Details of check to 220.127.116.11.1 added when required.
- There are improved details of the clauses 4.8.2., 4.8.3. and Annex I1 calculations.
- The 4.3.6. Lateral Torsional Buckling Check has been enhanced.
- Additional detailed calculations for axially loaded members have been added to the document.
- A number of spelling issues have been addressed.