Steel Knowledge Blog

Steel Knowledge Blog 2018-11-16T16:43:40+00:00

Steel Design Series – Welded Shapes

Part 4 of the CISC Steel Design Series (SDS-4), "Welded Shapes - Properties and Dimensions" has been published. Tables of Welded Wide-Flange (WWF) and Welded Reduced-Flange (WRF) shapes are reprinted [...]

July 13th, 2018|

Steel Bridge Certification Standard

CISC has recently published the 3rd edition of its Steel Bridge Certification Standard. The English and French versions can be downloaded via these links: This Standard is used [...]

April 25th, 2018|

Member Tolerances

Tolerances on hot-rolled steel members include permissible variations in the mass, area, length, cross-sectional dimensions (depth and flange width), straightness (camber and sweep), and other geometric properties. Manufacturing tolerances are [...]

March 16th, 2018|

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