CISC Steel Design Series

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  • PART 1 – ULC AND cUL SPRAY-APPLIED FIRE-RATED DESIGNS
    May 2017

     

    This bulletin provides a summary of fire-rated designs featuring spray-applied fire-resistive materials (SFRM) which are valid for use in Canada and are free from ‟load restriction”.


  • PART 2 – BOLT GROUPS SUBJECTED TO AN ECCENTRIC AND INCLINED POINT LOAD
    SDS-2-R1, August 2017
    This publication is no longer available and has been replaced with CISC Design Module 1 – Eccentrically Loaded Bolt Groups, available HERE.

  • PART 4 – WELDED SHAPES – PROPERTIES AND DIMENSIONS
    2018

     

    Part Four of the Steel Design Series (SDS-4) provides tables of properties and dimensions for Welded Wide-Flange (WWF) and Welded Reduced-Flange (WRF) shapes, reprinted from the Handbook of Steel Construction, 10th Edition.


  • PART 5 – WELDED SHAPES – 1976 SERIES – PROPERTIES AND DIMENSIONS

     

    Part 5 of the Steel Design Series (SDS-5) provides tables of properties and dimensions for the first series of Welded Wide-Flange (WWF) sections produced to metric dimensions, reprinted from the Handbook of Steel Construction, 2nd Edition, 1976.


  • PART 6 – ULC AND cUL THIN-FILM INTUMESCENT COATINGS – FIRE-RATED DESIGNS
    George Frater, Canadian Steel Construction Council

     

    Part 6 (SDS-6) contains a summary of fire-rated designs using thin-film intumescent coatings, an alternative fire-protection method to spray-applied fire-resistive materials (SFRM – summarized in CISC Steel Design Series Part 1, SDS-1). Tables of ULC and cUL fire-rated designs are provided for floor assemblies, and wide-flange and hollow structural section (HSS) columns.