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CIV ENGR 445: Steel Structures I

  • Catalog Description:
    Design loads, codes, specifications and standards; philosophies of design; load and resistance factor design (LRFD); allowable stress design (ASD); properties and types of structural steel; residual stresses; behavior and LRFD design criteria for tension members, compression; laterally braced and unbraced beams; essentials of bolted and welded connections.
  • Credits: 3
  • Prerequisites: Civ Engr 340
  • Official Course Description (pdf)