The First Edition of " Single-Storey Building Design " is now available. This new 124-page publication is the 8th entry in CISC's Design Modules lineup. Design Module 8 (DM 8), [...]
By Charles Albert, P.Eng. CISC provides this column as part of its commitment to the education of those interested in the use of steel in construction. Neither CISC nor the [...]
The Third Edition of "Moment Connections for Seismic Applications" is now available. It has been adopted, by reference, by CSA Standard S16:19 as an alternative to physical testing for the [...]
By Alfred F. Wong, P.Eng., FCSCE CISC provides this column as a part of its commitment to the education of those interested in the use of steel in construction. Neither [...]
Seismic forces in a building structure must be transmitted from the roof and floor diaphragms to the vertical seismic force-resting system (and the foundations). In a steel-framed structure, they [...]
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