Practical and easy to use, this text lays a solid groundwork for beginning and intermediate students to pursue careers in architecture, construction, or civil engineering. The text clarifies the vital interdependence between structural steel design and fabrication drawings, equipping students to work flexibly with both. First and foremost a drafting book, Structural Steel Drafting and Design gives an overview of structural design theory while providing numerous examples, illustrations, and real-world assignments. Students also become acquainted with critical tables and reference material from industry-standard sources, as well as the merits of Load and Resistance Factor Design and Allowable Strength Design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Other examples can be found on the CD included with the AISC Manual. EXAMPLE 9.3 Select shop-welded/field-bolted connections for the W12 X 30 beams framing into either side of the W18 X 55 girder, as shown in Figure 9-21.
|Title||:||Structural Steel Drafting and Design|
|Author||:||David MacLaughlin, Hector Estrada|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-01-27|