The British Standard “BS 7608: Guide to fatigue design and assessment of steel products” contains methods for assessing the fatigue life of parts of steel products that are subjected to repeated fluctuations of stress. It is applicable to a large number of industrial fields. The code includes the standard stress concepts and also defines different Finite Element modeling techniques for the fatigue assessment.
Fields of Application
- offshore structures
- plant design
- general engineering components
- railway vehicles