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Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods, 5th Edition by Edward Allen, Joseph Iano

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STEEL FRAME CONSTRUCTION

History

The Material Steel

Steel

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FOR PRELIMINARY DESIGN OF A STEEL STRUCTURE

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Steel Alloys

Production of Structural Shapes

Cast Steel

Cold-Worked Steel

Open-Web Steel Joists

Joining Steel Members

Details of Steel Framing

Typical Connections

Stabilizing the Building Frame

Shear Connections and Moment Connections

The Construction Process

The Fabricator

The Erector

Floor and Roof Decking

Architectural Structural Steel

Fireproofing of Steel Framing

Longer Spans in Steel

Improved Beams

Trusses

Arches

Tensile Structures

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FABRIC STRUCTURES

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Composite Columns

Industrialized Systems in Steel

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CONSIDERATIONS OF SUSTAINABILITY IN STEEL FRAME CONSTRUCTION

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Steel and the Building Codes

Uniqueness of Steel

Ironworkers place open-web steel joists on a frame ...

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