Checking date: 26/04/2024

Course: 2024/2025

Structures and industrial constructions
Master in Industrial Engineering (Plan: 170 - Estudio: 226)


Department assigned to the subject: Continuum Mechanics and Structural Analysis Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Requirements (Subjects that are assumed to be known)
Elasticity, Strength of materials, and theory of structures.
Ability for the design and construction of industrial complexes Knowledge about constructions, installations and infrastructures in the field of mechanical engineering Knowledge and ability to calculate and design structures Application of the standards relative to industrial structures Note: These competencies are developed when studying the subjects: Structural Engineering and Structures and industrial Constructions.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
1. Description of industrial structures 2. Design of industrial structures made of steel and concrete elements 3. Foundations calculus 4. Standards relative to industrial constructions 5. Town planning and industrial infrastructures 6. The project of industrial structures 7. Industrial installations 8. Introduction to Building Information Modeling (BIM)
Learning activities and methodology
- Magisterial classes, tutorship and personal work oriented to the acquisition of theoretical knowledge. - Problems solution classes, tutorship and personal work oriented to the acquisition of practical skills. - Practical work and computer practice . Design and calculation of a typical industrial structure, using the standard regulations. Additionally, collective tutorship can be included in the programme
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40

Calendar of Continuous assessment

Basic Bibliography
  • J. Monfort Lleonart. Estructuras metálicas para edificación . Ed. Universidad Politécnica de Valencia,2006. 2006
  • R. Argüelles Álvarez, et al.. Estructuras de Acero, fundamentos y cálculo según CTE, AEA y EC3. Bellisco Ediciones Técnicas y Científicas. 2013
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Additional Bibliography
  • R. Arguelles Alvarez, J.M. Arguelles Bustillo, Arriaga Martitegui . Estructuras De Acero. Editorial Bellisco. 2008
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