Designers' Guide to EN 1991-1-4 Eurocode 1: Actions on by N. Cook

By N. Cook

EN1991-1-4, Eurocode 1: activities on buildings -General activities - half 1-4: Wind activities, is the top code for wind activities on buildings and describes the rules and requisites for calculating layout wind a lot on buildings. It complies with the necessities of Eurocode EN1990, Eurocode: foundation of Structural layout, and offers the wind activities essential to enforce the structural layout Eurocodes 2 to nine.

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