Structural Element

Structural Elements are used in structural analysis to split a complex structure into simple elements. Within a structure, an element cannot be broken down into parts of different kinds.

Structural elements can be linear, surfaces or volumes.

Linear elements:

 

Rods

Beams

Struts or compression member

 

Surface elements:

Membrane

Shell

Concrete Slab

 

Structural engineer in Canberra ACT:

The above information is for guidance only.
If you need on-site assessment, contact Antoun from ANH Consulting Engineers about your particular structural problem, structural building elements or for footing design that suits your site condition.