Brooks, formerly graduate research assistant, the charles. Timber purlin performs the ultimate and serviceability limit state design as well as fire resistance design of trusses according to the standard en 1995. When selecting a position ensure snap to nearest points points on line is turned on. Kingspan toolkit software has become the leading cold rolled steel purlins, rails and channels design software in the industry. The toolkit series from kingspan has become the leading cold rolled steel purlins, rails and channels design software in the industry. The software optimises the steel design to the following british standards and. A method for determining the strength of z and cpurlin. Foreword kingspan structural products are manufacturers of cold formed structural products, including multibeam purlin and rail systems, multideck composite steel floor decking, multichannel sections and a comprehensive range of ancillary products on a fifty acre site in north yorkshire.
It is also possible to perform the design with capacities calculated according to the env 1993 or en 1993 eurocode. For the first time, kingspan design software provides easy comparison. This paper describes the design of multibeam mark 3. The software calculates the necessary fasteners for the supporting structure as well. Purlin glide is a osha compliant leading edge fall prevention over the purlin roof system that provides high rvalue with speed of installation, including bar joist. Purlin structure design ss049aeneu scheme development. Kingspan cold rolled important information kingspan nonstandard tie 6 parameters tab. We focus on adding value through expert design, precision manufacturing and ontime in full product delivery. A wide range of commercial software is available to aid designers with the efficient and economic design of steel framed buildings and bridges. All 16ga purlin uplift values are based on empirical data derived. Snow load the toolkit 8 design software automatically uses and displays the snow map from the eurocode by default. Kingspan file transfer 18 the kingspan file transfer macro saved series of actions that includes instructions for a program macros are located in the applications and components catalog. Kingspan composite beam design software provides a simple online tool for the design of composite steel beams using its multideck 50, multideck 60 and multideck 80 composite steel decking systems to meet the requirements of either bs en 199411. The thickness and height of the purlin selected depend on span length and loads.
At kingspan insulated panels were pioneering new technologies and innovative ways of building for a lowcarbon future. Toolkit 8 structural design software kingspan great britain. With the software, you can examine both single and multi. Note that purlin design may be more readily carried out using the steadmans design software. Mult ibeam purli do no ns t req uire antisag popul ties on a up t r spans o 6. All new section sizes have also been included within the new software. Kingspan ltd and the steel construction institute offers no warrantee in respect of this software. The software will then suggest the appropriate section from the multibeam or multichannel range. Kingspan structural steel solutions multibeam project adam smith college uk image multibeam is a range of purlin and cladding rail systems purlins to suit all types of modern roof construction with bay sizes up to 15 metres and rails designed specifically to support metal clad walls in. The kingspan shear plate 1 part that represents a flat structure 1 in some contexts, for example in analysis, the term plate object may be used to refer to plates. Toolkit 8 design software user guide for the republic of ireland configuration the toolkit 8 design software is intuitive, and is therefore easy to navigate. Eaves beam fixing details the hispan eaves beam is a versatile structural element combining the functions of an eaves purlin and a side sheeting rail, column tie and gutter support. The capacities used in the software are based on tested profile types according to eneurocode instructions. Aisi s100 north american specification for the design of cold.
Kingspan sigma and c section beams all have the following features. H purlins are used as roof purlins, wall purlins or, for example, as truss chords. Detailed design in 3d modelling software by advancesteel, multisteel and telka structures. Snow load the toolkit 8 design software automatically uses. This product has been launched using s450 material rather than the existing industry standard s390, and the sigma beam purlin used with our standard range of c. Kingspans insulated roof and wall systems meet these objectives for both functional buildings and projects where creative form, shape and image are key design factors.
It provides design solutions to both british standards bs and eurocodes ec for multibeam and multichannel purlins and rails, in the same. Kingspan insulated panels ireland carrickmacross road, kingscourt co cavan, ireland. Metsec offer a wide range of z, c and mezzanine floor sections designed to provide optimal levels of structural performance in. Kingspan structural products multideck floor system high performance, profiled, galvanised steel floor decking for use in the construction of composite floor slabs. The profile may also be used as a permanent shuttering. Select the options tab at the top of the welcome screen. Multideck floor design software kingspan great britain. Zed purlin systems z and c sections for secondary steel structures design tables according to eurocodes easy design in software metspec 12 system solution purlins and side rails eaves beams floor beams framing large range of z and c sections.
Missouri university of science and technology scholars mine. The specific design will depend on the existing panel type and rib spacing. Choosing the right filters will help you to select the right product characteristics. The toolkit series has become the leading cold rolled steel purlins, rails and channels design software in the industry. Hispan offer a range of purlins, rails, channels and eaves beams designed for use in a range of situations.
Multibeam kingspan 7 multibeam multibeam purlin and rail system. Kingspan toolkit the toolkit series has become the leading cold rolled steel purlins, rails and channels design software in the industry. Our software optimises the design of purlins, side rails and mezzanine floor joists. The allowable steelwork tolerance between bearing planes of adjacent purlins is l600, where l is the purlin spacing. Software for structural steel kingspan great britain. Eu71 this detail shows a typical section through the purlin with a galvanised steel tophat section. Providing products for the construction and manufacturing industries.
Hispan design software download our latest en software written by the steel construction institute or the existing bs version compatible with windows 10. For conventional purlin systems which are fastened to rafters by bolting through the web to cleat plates as was the case for the majority of the tests performed at the university of sydney in the 1990s, the relevant lrfd design checks to. Load span tables for panel specifications not shown are available from kingspan. With the purcalc software, the user can design roof and wall purlins produced by ruukki. Department of civil engineering, virginia polytechnic institute and state university, blacksburg, va 24061. Toolkit 8 registration login kingspan insulated panels. It is now used by over 1500 practices in the uk and includes the design of cold rolled steel products, cad details and much more. Kingspan ltd and the steel construction institute will not accept any liabilities for any direct, indirect, or consequential loss or damage of any kind arising out of or in connection with the use of this software. In addition to the automatic and exact load generation including the corresponding combinations of the respective load cases, the program determines the. Multibeam kingspan structure pdf catalogs documentation.
The kingspan cold rolled sleeved connection is used to connect one or two purlins rails to a rafterstanchion. Our latest release incorporates both british standards and eurocodes into one piece of software metspec 14. Kingspan shear plate to hip 8 tekla user assistance. It offers solutions from 120mm to 400mm with gauges from 1. Metsecs purlins division is the uks largest designer and manufacturer of light gauge galvanised steel purlins, side rails and mezzanine floor systems. Single span sleeved joints option for all bay sizes particularly those with bay centres greater than 9m.
Hispan design software download our latest en software written by the steel construction institute or the existing. If additional framing is needed to reduce the purlin spacing, it must be determined what that framing consists of. Z c sigma omega in addition, the socalled slantedweb zprofile is available. Wind loadings should be evaluated to the relevant code of practice and should be increased by a suitable load factor usually 1. Our prepunched purlins are quick to install and suitable for both insulated and uninsulated roofs and walls. Multideck british standard software multideck software overview multideck design software, which includes upgraded multideck 50v3 floor decking system with gauges from 0. Gives details on the interaction between purlins and roofing. Kingspan structural steel solutions multibeam project adam smith college uk image multibeam is a range of purlin and cladding rail systems purlins to suit all types of modern roof construction with bay sizes up to 15 metres and rails designed specifically to support metal clad walls in horizontal or vertical applications. Termo purlins have a lower thermal transmittance thermal bridges eliminated by up to 90% and higher acoustic parameters than other purlins. Toolkit 8 is the latest version and comes with a range of unique features. The macro contains two methods of input which are point and array. Kingspan metlcon eaves beam restraint 16 tekla user. Toolkit 8 toolkit 8 is an online software that requires no downloading or installation.
Were dedicated to maximising construction efficiency while delivering superior lifetime performance and fire protection with complete building envelope systems underpinned by largescale system testing and industryleading. All purlins must have the same offset from the rafterstanchion. The purlins are suitable for both insulated and noninsulated roofs. Consult kingspan structures entire kingspan multibeam catalogue on archiexpo. Toolkit 8 is an online software that requires no downloading or installation. Purlins and side rails key benefits and links metsec. Additional construction software kingspan great britain. They are recorded or created manually and stored as. Produce highly competitive portal frame designs quickly. Purlin structure design provides the information required for designing the purlin structure of a steelframe building. Design software kingspan insulated panels kingspan. Integrating seamlessly with tekla structural designer or acting as a stand alone application, tekla portal designer is packed full of features and functionality that enable efficient and rigorous design to create cost effective design solutions for steel.
Apr 10, 2018 design of purlin by prof l agarwal duration. The design part of the software allows the user to establish the most appropriate section sizes required based on various conditions, such as wind or snow loadings. Roof purlins kingspan 11 multibeam spanning systems roof purlins system types double span most popular system. Kingspan insulated panels nbs national bim library. Kingspan cold rolled system within tekla structures. Interactive mapping including a site look up facility for automated snow and wind loading calculations. Kingspan manufactures a complete range of cold rollformed structural products including purlins, rails, steel floor decking, channel sections and a comprehensive range of ancillaries. Tables are based on a deflection limit of span150 and adopt a cladding weight of 12. This paper summarises the existing two approaches to puriin design herein termed the cfactor approach and the rfactor approach in the aisi specification, and presents a third approach based on the use of elastic rational buckling analysis to determine the lateral buckling strength of the purlin system.
Our latest release incorporates both british standards and eurocodes into one. Hispan is one of the uks leading suppliers of cold rolled products with over 55 years experience within construction industry. Kingspan cold rolled sleeved 28 tekla user assistance. The software firstly needs to be reconfigured for the republic of ireland roi national application document nad. Albion sections existing range of zed purlins and cee sections already presents the largest range of depths available as standard today. We focus on adding value through expert design, precision. Kingspans insulated roof and wall systems are fully compliant to applicable building regulations and standards, as well as property insurers fire certification requirements. In addition, the steel sector has developed a number of free software packages and spreadsheet tools to aid designers, which are presented here. The hook bolt layout design can be carried out by irp industrial roofing products limited.
This detail shows a typical section through the purlin with a galvanised steel tophat section. Simply select either the purlins or siderails tab and input the span and applied loads. Global leader in the manufacture of building envelope solutions. It provides design solutions to both british standards bs and eurocodes ec for multibeam and multichannel purlins and rails, in the same software package. Our software optimises the design of purlins and side rails to the north american standards.
Our purcalc software is constantly improved and updated to easily design and optimise ruukkis lightweight purlin sections. Toolkit 8 structural design software kingspan great. Tekla portal frame designer is now an integrated part of the tekla software family. Toolkit 8 design software user guide for the republic of ireland. It can be used for sleeved joints, butt joints, in the middle of double span purlins rails, and at gable ends. It provides design solutions to both british standards bs and eurocodes ec for multibeam and multichannel purlins and rails. The software optimises the steel design to the following standards. Composite beam design software kingspan great britain. For best results please use the toolkit design software. Kingspan multibeam kingspan structure pdf catalogs. Z purlin, termo ruukki steel construction and steel roofs.206 867 17 1513 526 1072 978 58 776 1438 1303 644 183 964 89 1244 592 45 747 1093 958 918 1380 1233 487 733 296 973 1161 514 690 286 794 44 683 294 1310 1057 1340