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05.2007 > Progressive Collapse Prevention of Steel Frames with Shear Connections

By Abolhassan Astaneh-Asl, Ph.D., P.E.

Progressive Collapse Prevention of Steel Frames with Shear Connections

This Steel TIPS provides information and technologies that can be used to protect steel building structures against progressive collapse in the event of removal of a column. Design guidelines and a numerical example are provided. The tests performed on a full size structure are presented and discussed.

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