Concrete Encased Steel Columns—Design Tables

by Richard W. Furlong, (F.ASCE), Prof. of Civ. Engrg.; Univ. of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX,

Serial Information: Journal of the Structural Division, 1974, Vol. 100, Issue 9, Pg. 1865-1882

Document Type: Journal Paper


Tables for the design of columns composed of concrete-encased structural steel shapes are presented. The design loads and slenderness provisions fulfill the requirements of the American Concrete Institute Building Code (ACI 308-71). The tables include all A36 rolled shapes shown in the American Institute of Steel Construction Manual, with nominal depths from 6 to 14 in. and weights less than 114 lb/ft encased in lightweight concrete. Tables are both English and SI units.

Subject Headings: Steel columns | Steel construction | Concrete columns | Steel structures | Structural steel | Load factors | Building codes | Concrete structures

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