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2012 IBC Structural/Seismic Design Manual, Volume 4

2012 IBC Structural/Seismic Design Manual, Volume 4

Volume 4 contains code application examples of steel construction. Moment frames and braced frames are analyzed!

Price: $64.00
ISBN: 9781609834975
Product Code: 9011S124
Year: 2012
Binding: Softcover
Publisher: International Code Council


The 2012 IBC Structural/Seismic Design Manual provides a step-by-step approach to applying the structural provisions of the 2012 International Building Code and referenced standards. Volume 4 contains code application examples of steel construction. Moment frames and braced frames are analyzed.

Volume 4 includes sample structures with steel moment frames or braced frames and steel connections including:

  • Special moment frame
  • Special Concentrically Braced Frame
  • Buckling Restrained Braced Frame
  • Special Plate Shear Walls
  • Eccentrically Braced Frame
  • Multi-panel Ordinary Concentric Braced Frame
  • Metal Deck Diaphragm Design
  • Flexible and Rigid Diaphragms
  • Special Moment Frame Base Connection
  • Braced Frame Base Plate

An excellent reference and study guide for the NCEES Structural Exam. This manual is an invaluable resource for civil and structural engineers, architects, academics and students.

If you're in need of a book that explains seismic design requirements or study material for the NCEES Structural Exam, you need this reference in your library!