Type of BuildingType of OccupancyLive Load (kN/m^2)
Assembly HallsWith Fixed Seats2.50
With Movable Seats5.00
Stage Floor7.50
GymnasiumsMain Floor5.00
LibrariesReading Rooms3.00
Stack Rooms7.50
Manufacturing FacilitiesLight5.00
Heavy7.50
Maintenance Platforms3.00
Office BuildingsOffices2.50
Lobbies5.00
Computer Rooms5.00
Corridors above first floor4.00
SchoolsClass Rooms2.00
Corridors4.00
Recreation Rooms3.75
WarehousesLight6.25
Heavy12.50
Shopping StoresRetail3.75
Wholesale5.00
Stairs and Exit-ways5.00

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