Kloeckner Metals UK/Westok has released version 10.3 of its cellbeam software package. New features include Eurocode design to EN 1993 and..
SCI has received reports that some designers are disregarding the rules for the design of columns in braced frames (simple construction). ..
The Steel Construction Certification Scheme (SCCS) is looking for experienced contract auditors to join their team. Interested candidates..
The British Constructional Steelwork Association (BCSA) has updated ‘Eurocode Load Combinations for Steel Structures’. The guide..
In response to the recent EU Referendum, BSI has been quick to confirm that it is business as usual in terms of the UK’s continued..
In Part 1, David Brown of the SCI looked at comparisons between lateral torsional buckling in BS 449 and BS 5950. In Part 2, the comparison..
The Composite Beam Checking Tool on www.steelconstruction.info has been upgraded to include the latest guidance in SCI-P405 Minimum degree..
Clause 220.127.116.11(14) of BS EN 1993-1-8:2005 specifies minimum requirements for component in bearing type splices. The Standard specifies..
At the start of last year the steel construction sector was confidently reporting to clients that there was plenty of capacity in the..
A new web-based frame stability tool that evaluates the stability of multi-storey braced frames, in accordance with BS EN 1993-1-1 is now..