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Uniformly Distributed Load (UDL)

Summary

Uniformly Distributed Load (UDL) - Represent loads which are spread uniformly over an area (in 2 dimensions).

Technical Information

A common example of this loading in Industrial flooring is pallet stacking on the slab or rolls of paper in a rolling mill.

This type of loading is represented in kN/m2 (N/mm2)

Related Definitions

Axial Stress , Point Loads , Loadings Imposed Upon Industrial Slabs , Plate Dowel Free Movement , Deflection

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