A usually vertical member that may be load bearing and requiring resistance to vertical forces by compression but also sometimes to lateral forces.
An individual vertical part of a pier, may be a simple column, i.e. no breakdown into segments or separate structural parts such as flanges and web(s), or may be an aggregation of segments and/or parts.
A vertical segment of a pier column.
A column element embedded within a wall that can be required to be load bearing but may also only be used for decorative purposes.
A column transmitting vertical loads from a superstructure to an arch below it.
User-defined linear element.
Undefined linear element.
TYPE IfcColumnTypeEnum = ENUMERATION OF