### Returns the utilization of beams or shells for each load case according to Eurocode 3. For shells the ratio between Van Mises Stress and yield stress is returned and buckling is not considered. 1 means 100%. By default all elements are included.

## Inputs

Name | ID | Description | Type |

**Analyzed model** | Model | Model with calculated displacements | Model |

**Elem identifiers** | ElemIds | List of identifiers of elements that take part in cross section design. By default the whole structure is included. | Goo |

**Load case** | LCase | Number of loadcase for which to retrieve results. By default results for all load cases are retrieved. | Integer |

**Number of sample points** | nSamples | Number of sample points where cross section forces and resistance are compared for cross section design. | Integer |

**Elastic design** | Elast | true: elastic cross section design utilization; false: plastic cross section design utilization for beams. Default: true. | Boolean |

**gammaM0** | gammaM0 | Material safety factor in case that buckling does not lead to failure. | Number |

**gammaM1** | gammaM1 | Material safety factor in case that buckling leads to failure. | Number |

**With details?** | Details? | If true details regarding intermediate results are output at 'Details'. | Boolean |

## Outputs

Name | ID | Description | Type |

**Analyzed model** | Model | Model with calculated displacements | Model |

**Utilization** | Util | Utilization [] of all elements. | Number |

**Util-N** | Util-N | Contribution of axial force to the total utilization. | Number |

**Util-Vy** | Util-Vy | Ratio between governing and ultimate shear force in Y-direction. | Number |

**Util-Vz** | Util-Vz | Ratio between governing and ultimate shear force in Z-direction. | Number |

**Util-Mt** | Util-Mt | Ratio between governing and ultimate torsional moment. | Number |

**Util-My** | Util-My | Contribution of bending moment about to local Y-axis to the total utilization. | Number |

**Util-Mz** | Util-Mz | Contribution of bending moment about to local Z-axis to the total utilization. | Number |

**Details** | Details | Intermediate values of the design calculations. | String |