Seismic Design of Steel Structures (CSA S16 CL#27 and NBCC)

The presentation will provide an overview of the seismic provisions for the design of steel seismic force resisting systems in accordance with CSA S16-14 and NBC 2015.

The intended seismic response of the various systems will be presented and discussed, together with main design and detailing requirements. Changes that have been incorporated in these reference design documents will be highlighted and illustrative examples will be given. Modifications to seismic design provisions that are being considered for CSA S16-19 and NBC 2020 will be introduced.

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18:30 refreshments and registration. 19:00 presentation


The Pit (Room 202), Architecture Building, Ryerson University, 325 Church Street, Toronto, Ontario M5B

Robert Tremblay B.Sc.A. (Laval), M.Sc. (Laval), Ph.D. (UBC). Professor at Polytechnique Montréal

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Michael Egberts

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