Bollettino n. 55

Model Code 2010

First complete draft

Volume 1



1. Scope

2. Terminology

3. Basic principles

General Performance-based design and assessment Performance requirements for serviceability and structural safety Performance requirements for sustainability Life Cycle

4. Principles of structural design

Design situations Design strategies Design methods Probabilistic safety format Partial factor format Global resistance format Deemed-to-safety approach Design by avoidance

5. Materials

Concrete Reinforcing steel Prestressing steel Prestressing systems Non-metallic reinforcement Fibres and fibre-reinforced concrete

6. Interface characteristics

Bond of embedded steel reinforcement Bond of non-metallic reinforcement Concrete to concrete Concrete to steel