Steel Tips from the Structural Steel Educational Council

Steel TIPS

09.2015 > Electroslag Welding Facts for Structural Engineers

07.2013 > Viscous Dampers Save Structures from Earthquake Damage

07.2011 > Steel Plate Shear Walls - Performance Based Design

07.2011 > Welding of Seismically-Resistant Steel Structures

04.2011 > Notes on Gusset Plates in Steel Trusses-Evaluation, Repair and Retrofit

03.2011 > The Design of Continuity Plate Welds in Special Moment Frames

05.2010 > Notes on Blast Resistance of Steel and Composite Building Structures

04.2010 > Gusset Plates in Steel Bridges-Design and Evaluation

04.2010 > Steel Plate Shear Walls: An Option for Lateral Resistance in High-Rise Core Wall Buildings

12.2009 > Economy of Steel-Framed Buildings For Seismic Loading

10.2008 > A Comparison of Frame Stability Analysis Methods in AISC 360-05

09.2008 > Quality Assured Steel Bridge Fabrication and Erection

06.2008 > Seismic Behavior and Design of Base Plates in Braced Frames

04.2008 > Cost-Effective Steel Bridge Fabrication and Erection

06.2007 > Early California Accelerated Steel Bridge Construction

06.2007 > Design of RBS Connections for Special Moment Frames

05.2007 > Progressive Collapse Prevention of Steel Frames with Shear Connections

12.2006 > Seismic Detailing of Gusset Plates for Special Concentrically Braced Frames

08.2006 > Alfred Zampa Memorial Steel Suspension Bridge

07.2006 > Buckling and Fracture of Concentric Braces Under Inelastic Loading

08.2005 > Notes on Design of Double-Angle and Tee Shear Connections for Gravity and Seismic Loads

06.2005 > Design of Shear Tab Connections for Gravity and Seismic Loads

07.2004 > Seismic Design of Buckling-Restrained Braced Frames

05.2004 > Special Concentric Braced Frames

12.2003 > Steel Construction in the New Millennium

08.2002 > Cost Considerations for Steel Moment Frame Connections

06.2002 > Use of Deep Columns In Special Steel Moment Frames

05.2002 > Seismic Behavior and Design of Composite Steel Plate Shear Walls

09.2001 > Notes on Design of Steel Parking Structures - Including Seismic Effects

07.2001 > Seismic Behavior and Design of Steel Shear Walls

06.2001 > Metal Roof Construction on Large Warehouses or Distribution Centers

03.2001 > Large Seismic Steel Beam-to-Column Connections

10.1999 > Welded Moment Frame Connections With Minimal Residual Stress

08.1999 > Design of Reduced Beam Section (RBS) Moment Frame Connections

07.1999 > Practical Design and Detailing of Steel Column Base Plates

12.1998 > Seismic Behavior and Design of Gusset Plates

03.1998 > Compatibility of Mixed Weld Material

08.1997 > Dynamic Tension Tests of Simulated Moment Resisting Frame Weld Joints

04.1997 > Seismic Design of Steel Column-Tree Moment Resisting Framese

01.1997 > Quick Reference Guide for Structural Steel Welding Practices

12.1996 > Seismic Design Practice For Eccentrically Braced Frames

11.1995 > Seismic Design of Special Concentrically Braced Steel Frames

07.1995 > Seismic Design of Bolted Steel Moment-Resisting Frames

04.1995 > Structural Details to Increase Ductility of Connections

12.1994 > USE OF STEEL IN THE SEISMIC RETROFIT of HISTORIC OAKLAND CITY HALL

12.1993 > Common Steel Erection Problems and Suggested Solutions

10.1993 > Heavy Structural Shapes in Tension Applications

03.1993 > Structural Steel Construction in The 90's

10.1992 > Economical Use of Cambered Steel Beams

08.1992 > Value Engineering and Steel Economy

07.1992 > SLOTTED BOLTED CONNECTION ENERGY DISSIPATERS

06.1992 > What Design Engineers Can Do To Reduce Fabrication Costs

04.1992 > Designing for Cost Efficient Fabrication

01.1992 > STEEL DECK CONSTRUCTION

03.1991 > LRFD-COMPOSITE BEAM DESIGN with METAL DECK

12.1990 > Design of single Plate Shear Connections

11.1990 > Design of Small Base Plates for Wide Flange Columns*

05.1989 > The Economies of. LRFD in Composite Floor Beams

03.1989 > EXTERIOR WALL CONNECTIONS TO STEEL FRAMING

01.1987 > COMPOSITE BEAM DESIGN WITH METAL DECK

02.1986 > UN FIRE PROTECTED EXPOSED STEEL PARKING STRUCTURES

11.1976 > STEEL HIGH-RISE BUILDING FIRE

01.0 > Design Practice to Prevent Floor Vibrations

01.0 > Fireproofing Open-Web Joists & Girders