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Structural Design Optimisation

At Barrason’s Engineers we have specialists who are able to assist you with:

o Structural design and modelling of high-rise buildings

o D&C Engineering and reinforcement optimisation

o Precast design and connection detailing

Finite Structural Element Modelling in ETABS

This recorded movie depicts the results of an eigen-value analysis on an apartment complex in Armadale. It illustrates the fundamental mode of the building in one of its principal axes.

Investigating the modes and corresponding mode shapes allows the behaviour of the structure during a projected earthquake to be predicted – which in turn assists our design optimisation