A former Royal Mail sorting office is being reconfigured into a new mixed-use development with large areas of the original steel structure..
SCI has received reports that some designers are disregarding the rules for the design of columns in braced frames (simple construction). ..
A steelwork contractor’s expertise has been used to re-erect three Listed Victorian cast iron gasholders. Martin Cooper reports. Three..
Dorota Koschmidder of SCI explains the simplified method of designing continuous columns in simple construction according to the Eurocodes...
Following a number of questions about special design cases concerning columns in simple structures this AD Note provides guidance on the..
The empirical method for determining the size of base plates in BS 5950-1: 1990 has been replaced by the effective area method in BS..