Handbook of Steel Connection Design and Details

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    September 21, 2009


    Hardback, 656 pages

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    0071550054 / 9780071550055


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    Main description

    The Definitive Guide to Steel Connection Design

    Fully updated with the latest AISC and ICC codes and specifications, Handbook of Structural Steel Connection Design and Details, Second Edition, is the most comprehensive resource on load and resistance factor design (LRFD) available. This authoritative volume surveys the leading methods for connecting structural steel components, covering state-of-the-art techniques and materials, and includes new information on welding and connections. Hundreds of detailed examples, photographs, and illustrations are found throughout this practical handbook.

    Handbook of Structural Steel Connection Design and Details, Second Edition, covers:

    • Fasteners and welds for structural connections
    • Connections for axial, moment, and shear forces
    • Welded joint design and production
    • Splices, columns, and truss chords
    • Partially restrained connections
    • Seismic design
    • Structural steel details
    • Connection design for special structures
    • Inspection and quality control
    • Steel deck connections
    • Connection to composite members

    Table of contents

    Ch. 1. Fasteners for Structural Connections; Ch. 2. Design of Connections for Axial, Moment, and Shear Forces; Ch. 3. Welded Joint Design and Production; Ch. 4. Partially Restrained Connections; Ch. 5. Seismic Design of Connections; Ch. 6. Structural Steel Details; Ch. 7. Connection Design of Special Structures; Ch. 8. Inspection and Quality Control; Ch. 9. Steel Deck Details; Ch. 10. Connection to Composite Members; Ch. 11. Bridge Design and details

    Author comments

    Akbar Tamboli PE, FASCE (New York City) is senior vice president and principal at Thornton-Tomasetti structural engineers, one of the foremost structural engineering firms. He was formerly vice president and project manager with Cantor Seinuk consulting engineers in New York, where he was responsible for several major projects. A fellow of American Society of Civil Engineers and Professional Engineer, Tamboli is the editor of Steel Design Handbook; LRFD Method and Handbook of Steel Connection Design and Details First and Second Editions.

    Copyright 2014 McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC


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