Table 2: Summary of profiles and materials adopted for the different structural elements considering EA and DA.

ARSW Designed with EA - Transversal Frame ARSW Designed with DA - Transversal Frame
Element Section & material Element Section & material
Roof Truss Roof Truss
Struts and ties Double Angular Section 45x45x4 S355 Struts and ties Double Angular Section 45x45x4 S355
Diagonals Double Angular Section 55x55x4 S355 Diagonals Double Angular Section 55x55x4 S355
External Uprights External Uprights
9th level- roof Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x4 S355 9th – roof levels Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x4 S355
5th -8th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x8 S355 5th - 8th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x6 S355
1st - 4th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x10 S355 1st - 4th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 120x80x10 S355
Intermediate Uprights Intermediate Uprights
9th level/roof Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x6 S355 9th – roof levels Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x4 S355
5th - 8th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x8 S355 5th - 8th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x6 S355
1st - 4th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x10 S355 1st - 4th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 150x100x10 S355
Beams Beams
All Beams Double Channel Section 80x50x3 S355 All beams Double Channel Section 80x50x3 S355
Bracing elements Bracing elements - External braces
11th level/roof Angular Section 45x45x5 S355 15th – roof levels Angular Section 30x30x4 S235
7th - 10th level Angular Section 50x50x5 S355 11th -14th levels Angular Section 35x35x4 S235
1st - 6th levels Angular Section 60x60x5 S355 10th level Angular Section 35x35x4 S275
4th - 9th levels Angular Section 40x40x4 S275
1st - 3rd levels Angular Section 40x40x5 S355
Internal braces
15th – roof levels Rectangular Hollow Section 30x30x2 S235
12th -14th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 30x30x2.5 S235
7th - 11th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 30x30x2.5 S275
2nd - 6th levels Rectangular Hollow Section 30x30x2.5 S355
1st level Angular Section 40x40x4 S355

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