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Restraints around portal frames

Restraints around portal frames

In this second technical article on portal frames, David Brown of the Steel Construction Institute reviews the all-important correct..

July 29, 2020
AD 437: Curtailment of transverse bar reinforcement in composite beams with steel decking designed using Eurocodes

AD 437: Curtailment of transverse bar reinforcement in composite beams with steel decking designed using Eurocodes

The purpose of this Advisory Desk Note is to provide guidance on the curtailment of transverse bar reinforcement in slabs on composite..

February 13, 2020
News in Brief: October 2019

News in Brief: October 2019

The British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) has announced that Dr David Moore, currently Director of Engineering has accepted..

October 9, 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
President’s Column: January 2019

President’s Column: January 2019

I’ve written before about the benefits that accrue to clients, main contractors and specifiers from using a BCSA member for their..

January 1, 2019
Stainless steel in construction

Stainless steel in construction

Stainless steels may appear to be more suitable for teaspoons and kitchen sinks than for structural elements, but they can be used for..

January 3, 2018
SCI event highlights steel construction opportunities

SCI event highlights steel construction opportunities

Entitled ‘Steel Construction 2030 – Opportunities and Needs’ the Steel Construction Institute’s [SCI] annual event, held at the..

January 3, 2018
Cast-in plates

Cast-in plates

Richard Henderson of the SCI discusses the design of plates cast into concrete to connect to steel beams and the forthcoming SCI design..

October 12, 2017
AD 409: Recent Blue and Orange Book developments

AD 409: Recent Blue and Orange Book developments

Recent restructuring within the UK steel industry has led to new developments in the provision of structural steel design information..

July 13, 2017
AD 407: Section Classification

AD 407: Section Classification

SCI have been advised that some checking authorities have questioned the approach to calculating α and ψ, which are found in Table 5.2 of..

May 10, 2017