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AS/NZS 1170.1:2002


Structural design actions, Part 1: Permanent, imposed and other actions

Provides design values of permanent, imposed and other actions to be used in the limit state design of structures and members. It is intended to be used in conjunction with AS/NZS 1170.0. Other actions covered include liquid pressure, ground water, rain water ponding and earth pressure.
Published: 04/06/2002
Pages: 20
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About this publication
1 Scope and general
1.1 Scope
1.2 Application
1.3 Determination of design actions
1.4 Referenced documents
1.5 Definitions
1.6 Notation
2 Permanent actions
2.1 General
2.2 Calculation of self-weight
2.3 Provision for partitions
2.4 Removable items
3 Imposed actions
3.1 General
3.2 Concentrated actions
3.3 Partial load
3.4 Floors
3.4.1 Imposed floor actions
3.4.2 Reduction of uniformly distribution imposed actions
3.5 Roof and supporting elements
3.5.1 Roofs
3.5.2 Roof trusses, ceilings, skylights and similar structures
3.6 Barriers
3.7 Actions from installed cranes, hoists, lifts and machinery
3.7.1 General
3.7.2 Vertical actions
3.7.3 Horizontal actions on crane rails General Transverse to rails Parallel to rails Buffer actions
3.8 Car parks
3.9 Grandstands
4 Liquid pressure, ground water, rainwater ponding and earth pressure
4.1 General
4.2 Liquid pressure
4.3 Ground water
4.4 Rainwater ponding
4.5 Earth Pressure
Appendix A
Appendix B
Amendment control sheet
Cited references in this standard
Walking tracks, Part 1: Classification and signage
Timber structures, Part 2: Timber properties
Extracts from AS CB2-1960 SAA Crane and Hoist Code
Structural design actions, Part 0: General principles - Commentary (Supplement to AS/NZS 1170.0:2002)
Fixed platforms, walkways, stairways and ladders — Design, construction and installation
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