Steel Stress

Air Bags and Stainless Steel Anchors and Mesh Help Preserve Egyptian Pyramid

People: Zoli Honored by American Institute of Steel Construction

Istanbul Arts Facility Features Steel 'Box' Inside a Preserved Shell

Short Takes: NDSU Team Triumphs in Steel Bridge Competition

Steel-and-Glass Carousel Features Aquatic Theme, Nontraditional Design

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People: Easterling Named Montague-Betts Professor of Structural Steel Design

Pedestrian Bridge Features Crisscrossing 'Weave' of Steel Strands

Halcrow Yolles Designed Glass and Steel for Observation Platforms

Development of Method for Measuring Susceptibility of Steel Plate to Lamellar Tearing

Alternative Hybrid Wall Systems
This chapter discusses alternative hybrid wall systems. Topics include unbonded post-tensioned coupled wall systems; steel coupling beam with fuse; and composite shear plate coupling beam....

Short Takes: UC Berkeley Students Triumph in National Steel Bridge Competition

An Experimental Study on the Behaviour of Full-Scale Composite Steel Frames under Furnace Loading
In view of recent large fires in tall buildings, such as One Meridian Square (USA), East Tower Central Park (Venezuela), World Trade Center (USA) and Windsor Tower (Spain), there has been...

Structures: Glass and Steel Cloud Redefines Hamburg Harbor

Structures: Glass and Steel Skywalk Cantilevers from Grand Canyon Cliff

Bridges: Swedish Road Bridge Features Airtight Steel Box Design

Structures: Stainless Steel Spire Crowns Irish Cathedral

In the Field: Demand for Structural Steel Expected to Remain Strong

Post and Pad
As the name implies, this type of foundation consists of a concrete or wood pad placed on or buried in the ground. It is the lowest priced option for buildings on frozen silt, which may...





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