Technical Guidance Note (Level 3, No. 1): Designing for torsion in open-section steel elements

Author: Chris O'Regan

Date published

1 July 2020

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Technical Guidance Note (Level 3, No. 1): Designing for torsion in open-section steel elements

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Technical Guidance Note (Level 3, No. 1): Designing for torsion in open-section steel elements
Date published

1 July 2020

Author

Chris O'Regan

Price

Standard: £9
Members/Subscribers: Free

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Author

Chris O'Regan

This Technical Guidance Note explains how rolled steel I and H-sections are designed to resist torsion.

It should be read in conjunction with Level 1, No. 21 How to avoid torsion, which provides an introduction to torsion and discusses how it can be avoided.

This is the first ‘Level 3’ note in the Technical Guidance Note series. Level 3 will cover more complex topics that assume greater prior knowledge on the part of the reader. As a rough guide, each Level 3 note assumes the reader is fully conversant with any relevant Level 1 and 2 notes that precede it.

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Format:
PDF
Pages:
4
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Metal - steel Shear & Torsion Technical Issue 7 Technical Guidance Notes (Level 3)

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