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101-0007-00L  Conceptual Design

SemesterAutumn Semester 2016
LecturersT. Vogel, H. Figi, H. Schnetzer
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman


AbstractProcurement of consistent procedures to solve typical problems of civil engineering. Consolidation of the knowledge of the bachelor courses; integration of bachelors of other universities.
Practice of the holistic approach of conceptual design, parallel and iterative operations on varying levels of detailing. Integration of different fields of knowledge and experiences.
ObjectiveProcurement of consistent procedures to solve typical problems of civil engineering. Consolidation of the knowledge of the bachelor courses; integration of bachelors of other universities.
Practice of the holistic approach of conceptual design, parallel and iterative operations on varying levels of detailing. Integration of different fields of knowledge and experiences.
ContentBasic tools:
Literature research, quotations
Technical report and presentations
Basics of graphical representation

Elements of the design process:
Service criteria and respective agreement
Design requirements and design boundary conditions
Design alternatives
Preliminary dimensioning
Cost effectiveness
Optimization
Detailing

Exemplary consolidations:
Geotechnical basics of retaining walls
Conceptual design and shaping of retaining walls
Drainage of structures
Case study conceptual bridge design

Implementation with a planning tutorial:
Presentation of the objects
Survey and inventory
Design options
Intermediate review
Final presentation
Lecture notesLecture notes, partially as download
http://www.vogel.ibk.ethz.ch/studium/downloads.html
LiteratureNormen
Norm SIA 260 (2013): Grundlagen der Projektierung von Tragwerken, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, 44 pp.
Norm SIA 261 (2014): Einwirkungen auf Tragwerke, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, 132 pp.
Norm SIA 400 (2000): Planbearbeitung im Hochbau, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, 92 pp.

Weiterführende Literatur
Marti, P.(2003): Tragwerksentwurf, Dokumentation SIA D 0181, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, pp. 11-23.
Lüchinger, P.(2003): Tragwerksanalyse und Bemessung, Dokumentation SIA D 0181, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, pp. 25-34.
Vogel, T. (2003): Beispiel, Projektierung eines Widerlagers, Dokumentation SIA D 0181, Schweiz. Ingenieur- und Architektenverein, Zürich, pp. 67-87.
Bögle, A. (2002): Zum Bewertungsprozess im Ingenieurwesen, Beton- und Stahlbetonbau 97 Heft 11, pp. 601-614.
Tiefbauamt Graubünden (2006): Inhalt einer Nutzungsvereinbarung, Abteilung Kunstbauten, Anhang zu den Weisungen von 15.06.2006, pp. 2