StructuralPointActionFree

Free point load

The Free point load is related to slabs. The load is not defined by the entity it acts on, but by a specific load point. Free loads are defined by means of "loading entities" that may overlap or affect one or more slabs.

Specification in the excel

Name of the column header
Type of data
Value example or enum definition
Required value
Description
Name
String
FF1
yes
Human readable unique name of the force
Type
String
Standard
no
This property defines what the load is caused by, E.g. Standard, Wind, Snow, Self weight, Hoar Frost, Predefined, Plane Load, Water Pond, Water Pressure, Soil Pressure, Generated Water, Generated Soil
Direction
Enum
X
Y
Z
Vector
yes
Specifies the base direction of the load
X, Y, Z - action will be applied in one of these directions
Vector - size and direction calculated from vector
Value [kN]
Double
-1
yes, if Direction = X,Y or Z
Specifies the size of the load
Vector (X;Y;Z) [kN]
String
(10;10;0)
yes, if Direction = Vector
Specifies the size of the load in , direction by vector
Load case
String
LC2
yes
The name of the load case to which the force belongs
Coordinate X [m]
Double
-1,000
yes
The X coordinate of the point force
Coordinate Y [m]
Double
1,000
yes
The Y coordinate of the point force
Coordinate Z [m]
Double
3,250
yes
The Z coordinate of the point force
Coordinate system
String
Global
yes
Defines the co-ordinate system of the member in which the load is applied. Only global coordinate system is supported for free point loads
Id
String
39f238a5-01d0-45cf-a2eb-958170fd4f39
no
Unique attribute designation
Last modified 10d ago