Topics: Structural engineering, Column, Beam Pages: 3 (319 words) Published: March 12, 2013
CIVE1179 – Steel Structures – Study Guides 2013 Weeks 1 Lectures • • Course preview Introduction to limit state design (AS4100) • •

Introduction to steel beam competition Laboratory safety induction • • • •

Team setup Print AS4100 & AS1170.0-.2 Beam competition released Teams allocated for fabrication lab sessions and notified

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Bending of laterally restrained beams

Geometric design & section capacity of I-beam

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Bending of laterally unrestrained beams Typical floor system & gravity load estimation

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Member capacity of I-beam Building project Development of structural plan Understanding of gravity load paths Design of secondary beams Design of primary beams • • • • Lab session starts! Shop drawing ready for fabrication (do not submit) Build project released Complete a design summary online

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Lateral stability Design of axial tension members Design of axial compression members Wind pressures on buildings (AS1170.2)

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Tensile capacity of axial members Estimation of design wind loads on your building frames and roofs Local wind pressures Design of roof metal sheets Design of purlins Design of rafters • • Complete a test summary online Submit a beam design report

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Metal roof sheets, purlins and girts

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Roof rafters


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Column load-rundowns Design of typical columns Design of beam connections between primary and secondary beams Column base plate design Past exam revision • Submit a building project report

Connections – part I


Connections – part II

Dr Sawekchai Tangaramvong February 2013


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