Hotel Floor Load Test

Hotel Floor Load Test

RE was requested to conduct floor load testing in hotel at Chon buri province, Thailand to determine the actual load carrying capacity compared to that specified in the original design. In this case, 25 kg sand bags were used as load application. Two rooms with balconies and one walkway have been selected as the tested areas which, prior to the test, were protected using fabric covering on the floors and the built-in furniture.  The load magnitude used was in compliance with Thailand's codes and recommendations for the hotel category.