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Web Design for Shear and Transverse Bending

Inputs V* Mtrans web width (bw) bw d=z = depth of box girder z= fc ao = angle of struts b= inclination of ties min fcred = fc(1-.33ao/45)sinb or 0.6fc fcred = phi 500 150 380 1000 40 45 90 kN kNm mm mm MPa deg deg

0.785 rad 1.571 rad

24 MPa 0.75

bwreq check if shear stress ok OK

146 mm

=V/f/(fcred x z(cosa+cotb)sina))

Check if Shear predominates

cover stirrup diameter Distance between stirups

bo = Bl = Br =

50 mm 20 mm 260 mm -576.5 kN 577.0 kN

Check if Transverse Bending Predominates

Br b1 Vr/(zcota) Fcu = 0.85f'cxb1 Check forces = 0 check moment =0

569 2.02 500 69

kN/m mm kN/m kN/m

Vr/(zcota) + Fcu - Br = 0 0 kN/m 0.0 use control +m for macro