Safe carrying capacity

Safe carrying capacity

In construction, the capacity to carry the load a building is designed to support without failing in any way; in electrical work, the maximum current a conductor will carry without becoming overheated.
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Contract awarded for The Department of Environment and Science is seeking specialist services support to provide property mappingand independent assessment and validation of safe carrying capacity estimates based on detailed on ground assessments of eleven properties in the Maranoa region of Queensland.
Mr Snowdon said the three Governments had carefully considered a detailed report on the safe carrying capacity of the Anzac Commemorative Site, and agree to the findings that the attendance should be 10,500.