Old CISC Publications
The CISC publication entitled Hollow Structural Section – Connections and Trusses by Jeffrey A. Packer and J.E. (Ted) Henderson (1997) is no longer in print. It is made available as a free download in PDF format for reference purposes.
Design examples in this book are based on CSA Standard S16.1-94. Please refer to the current version of CSA S16 for up-to-date design requirements.
The CISC publication entitled Design and Construction of Composite Floor Systems by E.Y.L. Chien and J.K. Ritchie (1984) is no longer in print. It is made available as a free download in PDF format for reference purposes. Design examples in this book are based on the CSA-S16.1-M84 Standard. Please refer to the current version of CSA-S16 for up-to-date design requirements.
Properties and Dimensions of Steel Sections in Old CISC Handbooks
Welded Wide-Flange Shapes (1.3 MB)
WWF-S, WWF-R, WWF-T, WWF-C
Rolled Shapes (2.4 MB)
Wide-Flange Shapes (WF), Miscellaneous (M) and H-Beams, Light Beams (B), Junior Beams (Jr.),
Junior Channels (Jr.), Standard Beams (I), Standard Channels, H-Bearing Piles
Rolled Shapes (1.1 MB)
American Standard Beams, American Standard Channels, H-Beams and Modified H-Beams