This course introduces the concepts and principles of steel building design, before explaining in detail the methods employed by Eurocode 3 for designing members in bending, compression and tension. Load combinations, frame stability, brittle fracture and connection design are also covered.
The methods are illustrated through a series of worked examples and workshops.
Having attended this course delegates will:
- understand the principles of steel building design
- be able to confidently specify steel for building purposes
- be familiar with the key clauses in EC3 for member and frame design
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