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Design of lapped gusset plate connections

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Rules governing the design of single lapped gusset plate connections have not been updated for a number of years. Phil Francis, Senior Engineer at the Steel Construction Institute, describes a large Finite Element study that was undertaken to investigate the behaviour of these connections.

In order to retain the accurate formatting of the equations in this technical paper, this article is available as a pdf download only.

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