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Cross-braced lateral load-resisting systems

Cross-braced lateral load-resisting systems

Cross bracing is a traditional means of providing lateral stability to structures. Richard Henderson of the SCI discusses some of the..

September 11, 2019
AD 433: Dynamic modulus of  concrete for floor vibration analysis

AD 433: Dynamic modulus of concrete for floor vibration analysis

The purpose of this AD note is to provide advice on the choice of elastic modulus of concrete when undertaking the vibration analysis of a..

September 11, 2019
New and revised codes & standards from BSI updates July and August 2019

New and revised codes & standards from BSI updates July and August 2019

NEW WORK STARTED EN 1993-1-2 Eurocode 3. Design of steel structures. General rules. Structural fire design Will supersede BS EN..

September 11, 2019
The design of tee sections in bending

The design of tee sections in bending

David Brown of the SCI looks at the lateral torsional buckling resistance of tee sections, considering the rules in BS 5950 and BS EN..

July 9, 2019
New and revised codes & standards from BSI Updates June 2019

New and revised codes & standards from BSI Updates June 2019

BS EN PUBLICATIONS BS EN ISO 2553:2019 Welding and allied processes. Symbolic representation on drawings. Welded joints Supersedes BS EN..

July 9, 2019
AD 432: Wind loads on building canopies

AD 432: Wind loads on building canopies

The purpose of this AD note is to direct designers’ attention to PD 6688-1-4 as a source of design loads on building canopies and useful..

July 9, 2019
Fatigue of bracing in buildings

Fatigue of bracing in buildings

BS5950 states that buildings subject to fluctuating wind loads do not need to be checked for fatigue but EC3 contains no such statement...

June 12, 2019
AD 431: Column web panel strengthening

AD 431: Column web panel strengthening

The purpose of this Advisory Desk note is to draw attention to the contribution that full-depth stiffeners make to the shear resistance of..

June 12, 2019
New and revised codes & standards: May 2019

New and revised codes & standards: May 2019

BRITISH STANDARDS BS 7974 and PD 7974 Series Kit Fire Safety engineering. Application of fire safety engineering principles to the design..

June 12, 2019
The design of crane girders

The design of crane girders

Recent correspondence in Verulam suggested that there were no decent examples of crane girder design to the Eurocodes. David Brown of the..

May 7, 2019