Design Code

The buildings are designed in accordance with the following codes:

  • Bangladesh National Building Code (BNBC).
  • International Building Code "IBC-2009".
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  • Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA)
  • 2006 Metal Building Systems Manual (MBSM)
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ASCE-7 Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and other structures latest Edition: 2005.

  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
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Built up sections and Hot Rolled sections are Designed in accordance with:

  • 1989 Manual of Steel Construction - Allowable Stress Design (ASD)
  • 2003 Manual of Steel Construction - Load Reduction Factor Design (LRFD).

Structural Analysis/ Design and Detailing is done by the aid of following Softwares :

  • STAAD. Pro V8i
  • ETBS Nonlinear v 9.5.0
  • SAP - 14
  • STAAD FOUNDATION 5.0
  • AutoCAD 2010
  • SAFE 12.1.1
  • Tekla Structures 17.0
  • American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc. (AISC)
  • Steel Construction Manual: 13th Edition 2005.
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Cold formed members are 'designed in accordance with:

  • 2002 Edition of Cold Formed Steel design Manual
  • American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI)
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Welding is applied in accordance with:

  • American Welding Society (AWS) Edition 2010.
  • AWS D1.1/D1.1 M: 201 0.
  • AW AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARD.
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