ABSTRACT

As a capstone of the book, a multistorey concrete building is fully designed in this chapter, as per Eurocodes 2 and 8. It is a real-life, regular building of Importance Class II (ordinary). The building has six storeys above ground and two basements, extending in one direction beyond the plan of the superstructure (Figures 7.1 to 7.3). The ground storey has a height of 4.0 m; all others, including the two basements, are 3.0 m tall.