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Tag: Combinations of actions Design philosophy and the Eurocodes

Background In design, account must be taken of the random nature of loading, the variability of materials, and the defects that occur in construction, to reduce the probability of unserviceability or failure of the structure during its design life to an acceptably low level. Extensive study of this subject since about 1950 has led to the incorporation of the older

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