Technical Guidance Note (Level 2, No. 2): Designing a steel column

Author: The Institution of Structural Engineers

Date published

1 February 2013

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Technical Guidance Note (Level 2, No. 2): Designing a steel column

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The Institution of Structural Engineers
Date published
1 February 2013
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

Date published

1 February 2013

Author

The Institution of Structural Engineers

Price

Standard: £9
Members/Subscribers: Free

This note focuses on the design of columns in simple construction to BS EN 1993-1-1 – Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures – Part 1-1: General Rules for Buildings. It covers rolled steel 'I' and 'H' sections acting as columns within a braced steel frame structure.

Introduction
The subject of this guide is the design of columns in simple construction to BS EN 1993-1-1 – Eurocode 3: Design of Steel Structures – Part 1-1: General Rules for Buildings. It covers rolled steel ‘I’ and ‘H’ sections that are acting
as columns within a braced steel frame structure. It does not encompass the design of columns within unbraced structures, such as those found in portal frames.

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4
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The Institution of Structural Engineers

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