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Building Plan Grid system and storey Data Definitions will be displayed after selecting No button.

Set the grid line and spacing between two grid lines. Set the storey height data using Edit storey Data command.

Note: You can change Grid spacing by choosing Custom Grid spacing, for column arying spacing then clic! Edit Grid you can also change any storey height by choosing Custom Storey Data, then clic! on Edit Storey Data. Go to "ain menu Edit Storey data Edit Storey.

STEP 3: (Define Material Properties) #rom "ain menu Define "aterial $roperty %dd new material "aterial Name &"'( Concrete cubic comp. strength fc! &'( )ending *einforcement yield strength fy &+,Shear *einforcement yield strength fy &+,- .! .!.

STEP 4: (Define Frame section)

Define Column: #rom "ain menu Define #rame section %dd rectangular "aterial name &"'( /select0 section Name &C1((2'(("'( Dimensions : Depth /'0 & 1((mm 3idth /40 &'((mm

)ar si5e &4- d Corner bar &4- d *einforcement to be designed .! .!.

Define )eam: #rom "ain menu Define #rame section %dd rectangular "aterial name &"'( /select0 Section Name&)4'(26(("'( Dimensions: Depth /'0 &6((mm 3idth /40 &'((mm

Select Beam

Define Slab: #rom "ain menu define 3all7Slab 7Dec! section %dd New slab

Section name & S, "aterial name & "'(. "embrane "embrane &,4- mm )ending &,4-mm Select "embrane .! .!.

STEP 5: (Drawing Columns !eams an" Sla#s) Drawing Columns: #rom "ain menu Draw Draw line ob8ects Create column in region $roperty & C1((2'(("'( Select or Clic! on the column 8oints in $lan iew /9eft window0 with :similar storey; option. <f necessary change angle &=( Change $roperty corresponding to column designation and clic! on respecti e column 8oints Close.

Drawing Slab: #rom "ain menu Draw Draw area ob8ects Create areas at clic! /Draw areas0 /$lan0 $roperty &S, Clic! on the periphery of column 8oints and press enter /3ith similar storey option0.

STEP $:(%ssigning Support Con"ition) Set )ase floor $lan iew in left window Set Column points /with mouse0 #rom "ain menu %ssign >oint7$oint *estraints /supports0 Select #i2ed .!.

?o iew Support assigned #rom top ?ool bar Set )uilding iew option &isi#le in 'iew Supports .!. Go to Ele ation iew , and iew . #or other iews clic! arrow at top of tool bar. STEP (: (Defining )oa"s) ,.Gra ity 9oads /Dead 9oad @ 9i e 9oad0 #rom "ain menu Define Static 9oad Cases

9oad & S<D9 /Super <mposed Dead 9oad0 ?ype & Dead Self weight multiplier &( %dd New 9oad .!. 9oad & 3all ?ype& Dead Self weight multiplier &( %dd New 9oad .!. Note: #or Self weight multiplier will be , for beams and columns of dead load. #or all other loads, it will be 5ero.

%ssigning the 9oads: %cti ate left window and set to $lan iew %cti ate or select similar storey option /at bottom0 and select all slabs #rom "ain menu %ssign Shell 7 %rea loads Aniform 9oad case name &S<D9 Aniform load 9oad & ,.-( Bn7m4 /units Bn.m0 Direction Gra ity .!.

<n the same manner assign 9oad case name & 9i e Aniform load 9oad & 4.( Bn7m4 /units Bn.m0 Direction : Gra ity .!.

%ssigning 3all loads: =C wall load & ,,.,61Bn7m /#irst to fourth floor0 Ground floor &,+.44+Bn7m. ?errace floor&+.-(DBn7m.

<n left side window select the beams in first to fourth floor by setting similar storey options and iew the status bar to !now no. of beams selected #rom "ain menu %ssign #rame 79ine loads Distributed 9oad case name & wall. Anit Bn.m #orces Direction Gra ity Aniform load&,,.,61 Bn7m *eplace e2isting loads .!. <n the same manner apply Ground floor and terrace floor wall loads by setting Esingle storey optionC and assign the wall loads. ?o see the load assigned : *ight clic! the particular member corresponding load .!. Note: #or point load : #rom "ain menu %ssign >oint7$oint loads 9oad case name &Dead. Anits Bn.m. *eplace e2isting loads #orces Global &,( Bn .!.

4. 3ind 9oads : <n E?%)S there are two ways to define lateral loads /3ind, earth Fua!e0. )uilt in option will automatically calculate lateral loads as per a ailable design codes. Define wind load parameters as per <S D6- GG$art ' /,=D60 #rom "ain menu Define Static 9oad cases 9oad & H or Y ?ype & 3ind Self weight multiplier &( %uto 9ateral load &<S D6-I,=D6 %dd New 9oad Select wind H load and clic! on modify lateral loads to specify reFuired wind load parameter. %s per <S D6- .! .!. Creating dummy areas with property &None Set reFuired ele ation iew in right window #rom "ain menu Draw Draw area ob8ects Draw rectangular areas $roperty & None Clic! on the perimeter of area and press enter. #oot Note: %pply wind load for selections. ?o select wind area "ain menu Select )y area ob8ect type select none .!. %ssigning wind loads Select drawing area of reFuired ele ation #rom "ain menu %ssign Shell7area loads 3ind $ressure coefficients 3ind load case name &3ind H

Coefficient Cp= - (Change if required) Ok. ?o see wind load selection Set )uilding iew option %rea section 9ine section .!.

3*EarthFua!e %nalysis <n building, slab is considered as single rigid member during earthFua!e analysis. Select left side window. Select all slabs by setting all floors7 similar storey option #rom "ain menu Define Diaphragms Select D, "odify7 Show diaphragms Select *igid .! .!.

Define "ass Source %s per <S ,D='GGJ4((4 4-K of 9i e load is considered on all floors of building. #rom "ain menu Define "ass source select #rom 9oads 9oad &DeadL "ultiplier GGJ,.( %dd 9oad & 9i eL "ultiplier &(.4- %dd 9oad &S<D9L "ultiplier &,.( %dd 9oad & 3allL "ultiplier &,.( %dd .!.

Define EarthFua!e 9oad /Static "ethod0 #rom "ain menu Define Static 9oad cases 9oad &EMH ?ype & Mua!e Default "ultiplier &( %uto 9ateral load & <S ,D='I4((4 %dd New 9oad Select the load EMH "odify lateral load <f reFuired change alues as per <S ,D=' Select H Direction Select $rogram calc per code &(.'1 /change as per reFuirement0 .! .!.

%ssigning Diaphragms Set all storey option and select all slabs #rom "ain menu %ssign Shell area Diaphragms D, .!. ?o iew the Diaphragm Go to Set )uilding Niew ob8ects Diaphragm