Technical Guidance Note (Level 1, No. 16): Lateral torsional buckling

Author: The Institution of Structural Engineers

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26 September 2012

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Technical Guidance Note (Level 1, No. 16): Lateral torsional buckling

The Structural Engineer
Author

The Institution of Structural Engineers

Date published

26 September 2012

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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Standard: £9
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Elements within a steel frame structure are at risk of buckling under load.
If measures are not taken when designing steel elements that recognise this risk, then the likelihood of its failure is significantly increased. This Technical Guidance Note explains how steel elements are restrained against buckling and what the structural engineer should consider when analysing steel structures with respect to buckling resistance.

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