To calculate the shear stress, τ and angular deflection, θ caused by a torsional moment generated by the application of forces acting at some distance from the centroid, the polar [...]
Bonnie Pankratz, President, AXIS Inspection Group Ltd. NDT Methods The most important question you need to ask when approaching Inspection and testing, is what do you want to accomplish? How [...]
Beam load tables for rectangular HSS have been published in the Handbook of Steel Construction up to the 10th Edition, 2010. Due to lack of space, these design tables were [...]
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), [...]
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