The crane beam design results are shown in the Crane Beams dialog.

Location of Crane Beams Dialogue

After the analysis is done, you can access it by clicking the Crane Beam Design Results command under the Steel Design heading in the ribbon menu Analysis and Design tab .

General Specifications of Crane Beams Dialogue

Summary Information

The summary information about the line where the cursor is located is given in the name of the dialog in Layer, pose format.

For example GROUND FLOOR, CRN001

Using the Shift key

In this tab, you can select more than one row with the Shift key, enter a value by double-clicking any cell whose value is open to change, and make that value apply to all selected rows.

Using the Ctrl key

Ctrl key selects the lines in between one by one.

Previous

The cursor moves to the previous line.

Next

The cursor goes to the next line.

OK

It saves the changes made and closes the dialog.

Cancel

Closes the dialog without saving the changes made.

Crane Beams

Design Controls Tab

Specifications

ID

It is the name of the crane beam in the plan.

Section

It is the section used in the crane beam.

Material

It shows the material class of the crane beam.

Biaxial bending

The ratio of biaxial bending moment to capacity.

Shear

The ratio of the shear force acting on the crane beam to the capacity.

Web sidesway buckling

The ratio of maximum wheel load (including crash) to body crunch strength.

Deflection

The ratio of deflection made by the beam to the limit value.

Check

Information box whose sign changes according to the situations of exceeding or not exceeding the design limits.

Design Details Tab

Specifications

Design code

It is the regulation on the design and controls of the crane beam.

Crane beam info

ID: It is the name of the crane beam in the plan.
Section : It is the section used in the crane beam.
Material : Shows the material class of the crane beam.
Length : It is the length of the crane beam. Crane
Crane classification: It is the crane class of the related crane.

Biaxial bending

Mu3: It is the moment value acting on the element in the 3 direction.
Mc3: It is the moment capacity of the element in 3 directions.
Mu2: It is the moment value acting on the element in the 3 direction.
Mc2: It is the moment capacity of the element in 3 directions.
Interaction equation: It is the interaction equation of design.
Ratio: It is the moment-capacity ratio found by the interaction equation.

Shear

Vu: It is the shear force acting on the element.
Vc: It is the shear force capacity of the element.
Ratio: It is the ratio of the shear force of the element to the capacity.

Deflection

Max vertical deflection due to wheel loads: It is the deflection formed in the beam under the loads applied by the wheels to the beam.
Limit value: The limit deflection value of the beam according to the regulation.
Ratio: It is the ratio of deflection made by the beam to the limit value.

Web sidesway buckling

Max. wheel load (including impact): Max. wheel load.
Web sideways buckling strengthe: It is the body wrinkle resistance of the cross section of the crane beam.
Ratio: The ratio of the maximum wheel load (including impact) to the body crumpling strength.