This introductory text on steel design can be easily understood by civil engineering majors as well as by students enrolled in community college civil engineering programs. Complicated theoretical derivations are presented in an accessible manner, not overburdening students with technical explanations. The book conforms to the 1989 AISC Standards, 9th edition, on Allowable Stress Design, and also introduces students to the alternate LRFD Method of steel design.... required plate thickness expression be Such a procedure is quite similar to the one recommended in the eighth edition of the ASD Manual. ... and a load of 370 k . The column is to be supported by an 8 ft x 8 ft reinforced-concrete footing with fi = 3 ksi. Solution. ... S. Ahmed and R. R. Kreps, aquot;Inconsistencies in Column Base Plate Design in the New AISC ASD Manual, aquot; Engineering Journal, AISC, 27, no.

Title | : | Structural Steel Design |

Author | : | Jack C. McCormac |

Publisher | : | Prentice Hall - 1992 |

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