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AISC Seismic Design Manual, Third Edition

Product Code/ISBN: 9781564240354

The new Seismic Design Manual offers hundreds of pages of comprehensive design examples, including connections updated for the AISC Seismic Provisions.

This new edition includes:

  • Side-by-side LRFD and ASD design methodologies for design examples
  • New chapter on analysis
  • More thorough examples on connection design, including panel zone detailing and brace-to-beam/column connection design options
  • Extended discussion and more economical design methodology for collector elements
  • New examples for buckling-restrained braced frames
  • New chapters on composite moment frames and composite braced frames

Also included are two AISC seismic-related standards:

  •  AISC Seismic Provisions for Structural Steel Buildings (ANSI/AISC 341-10)
  •  AISC Prequalified Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications