Moment of Resistance -- Mr

Document Information

Document Type: FAQ

Product(s): LEAP RCPIER

Version(s): All

Original Author: Bentley Technical Support Group 

QUESTION: In the flexural reinforcement analysis, the program shows different values for the moment of resistance Mr. Is Mr dependent only on the area of steel provided and the section properties?


If  Ast provided > As_reqd  then Mr is based on As_provided   if it is less then the program prints Mr based on min reqd and flags at As_provided .