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dead load

The weight of a building,not counting the occupants and furnishings.

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At one part of the cantilever, 2% of the dead load of the total structure was applied.
PA walls realized a greater improvement in performance from dead load application compared with FA walls; performance appears to approach that of FA walls when dead load is applied.
In load factor rating calculations, dead loads (D) are permanent loads that do not change as a function of time.
In the case of a support for a zip line, the loads are highly variable and are comprised of a combination of live and dead loads that are not always acting directly towards the ground.
Next, the engineer applies dead loads and live loads as transmitted through the fill.
The IRHD method is based on the use of dead loads (weights).
However, concern has occasionally been expressed in the industry about their ability to reliably withstand the stresses of live and dead loads, thermal cycling, and other environmental conditions over a long service life.
Dead loads vary somewhat based on the materials used and the home's design.
Glazing units are supported by innovative structural supports that transfer dead loads away from the thermal barrier and its warmer interior surfaces improve occupant comfort and condensation resistance.
all civil works, gas, welding machine, dead loads for load test and power supply shall be arranged by kpcl.
Once the continuity diaphragm and deck are cast, the composite girder/deck section will carry live loads and superimposed dead loads as a continuous structure (Mirmiran et al, 2001).