Architecture/Faculty
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The load-bearing structure is what lends any building structural stability, creates the form and spaces of the building and must enable the building to achieve its designed appearance and character. Therefore the structural design is a fundamental part of the general design process. The prerequisite for a suitable and logical structural design is a through understanding of possible types of structure, their load-bearing characteristics and their functional mechanisms.

 

 

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Institutes
Contact
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Institute of Structural Design
Technikerstraße 4/IV
8010 Graz

phone: +43 (316) 873 - 6211 (secretary)
tragwerksentwurf[at]tugraz.at

website
institute in TUGRAZonline
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Head
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Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Peters
Phone
+43 (316) 873 - 6210
Fax
+43 (316) 873 - 106211