EuroBeam - Eurocode-based beam design software

EuroBeam beam web opening analysis

How EuroBeam analyses beam web openings

EuroBeam beam web opening checking is based on SCI publication P355 Design of Composite Beams with Large Web openings (ISBN 2011 978-1-85942-197-0) and if you are going to use this option you are strongly advised to obtain a copy. The routine works in a very similar to the beam web opening checking in ProSteel (based on Design for openings in the webs of composite beams, CIRIA Special Publication 51), but there are a few differences:

Typical calculation sheet (PDF)

Also in EuroBeam 1.10: User-scripted output