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Published by Elsevier Science .
Written in English


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ContributionsP. Mäkeläinen (Editor), P. Hassinen (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages894
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Open LibraryOL7312416M
ISBN 100080430147
ISBN 109780080430140

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Light-Weight Steel and Aluminium Structures P. Makelainen, P. Hassinen ICSAS '99 - The Fourth International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures was a sequel to ICSAS '87 held in Cardiff, UK, to ICSAS '91 held in Singapore and to ICSAS '95 held in Istanbul, Turkey. LIGHT-WEIGHT STEEL AND ALUMINIUM STRUCTURES Fourth International Conference on Steel and Alu'minium Structures Edited by: P. Makelainen P. Hassinen Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering Helsinki University of Technology Finland Espoo, Finland June Organized by The Helsinki University of Technology Elsevier.   Description About Book Light-Weight Steel And Aluminium Structures From Amazon ICSAS ’99 – The Fourth International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures was a sequel to ICSAS ’87 held in Cardiff, UK, to ICSAS ’91 held in Singapore and to ICSAS ’95 held in Istanbul, Turkey. Keyed to the revised Specification for Aluminum Structures of the edition of the Aluminum Design Manual, it provides quick look-up tables for design calculations; examples of recently built aluminum structures-from buildings to bridges; and a comparison of aluminum to other structural materials, particularly by:

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LIGHTWEIGHT STEEL FRAMING ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN GUIDE PREFACE This publication is intended as a guide for designers, speci˜ers and users of lightweight steel framing (LSF). LSF products are cold formed structural members used as studs, joists, rafters, purlins and girts and in assemblies such as steel roof trusses and panelized walls. This book deals with the design of steel structural members, and their connections, with emphasis on their use in bridges and buildings. Discussion of theory and behavior under the various combinations of loads such members must resist is followed by a discussion of applications according to standard specifications for load and resistance factor design (LRFD) and allowable-stress design (ASD).5/5(8). Add tags for "Light-weight steel and aluminium structures: Fourth International Conference on Steel and Aluminium Structures, Espoo, Finland, June ". Be the first. Similar Items. This book discusses the use of aluminium in structural and non-structural applications and provides an introduction to designing structures made from aluminium or aluminium alloy elements. It provides a complete ready reference to the material properties and behavior of aluminium, and its use in structural design.5/5(1).