STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF A PROPOSED OFFICE BLOCK ALONG KINDARUMA LANE OFF NGONG ROAD – NAIROBI COUNTY.

ABSTRACT:

 

This project presents the analysis and design of a five storey building located in the residential outskirts of Nairobi central business district. It was designed to meet both strength and serviceability requirements when subjected to both gravity loads and lateral loads. The project was designed by manual method and by use of computer aided software (PROKON) and the results obtained were compared in terms of moments and bending schedule.

 

The project report has adopted the following model: an introduction giving the basic needs and requirements of any civil engineering project as well as project needs. Literature review that gives important properties of materials used in construction. Methodology which gives an overview on how the design of the project will be done and various codes in practice to be used in the design process. Calculation and analysis shows the application of the codes and knowledge learnt.  References that show various sources of knowledge that is applied to the research study.

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