Checking date: 10/02/2020

Course: 2019/2020

Structures and industrial constructions
Study: Master in Industrial Engineering (226)


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

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
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
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. 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 50
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 50
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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