USC ARCH 613L - 15-Steel (13 pages)

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University of Southern California
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Arch 613l - Seminar: Structures Research
Seminar: Structures Research Documents

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Steel Structures Steel structures Prof Schierle 1 Strain Compression Tension Steel Types Light gauge steel Heavy steel Advantages Can be recycled Ductile absorbs seismic energy Lighter than concrete and masonry small seismic forces No limitation of height or floor area Hysteresis loop test stress strain curve E Energy absorbed by ductility Steel structures Challenges Requires much energy to produce Higher cost than other material Requires fire proofing Requires accurate workmanship Limited availability in some countries Prof Schierle 2 Light gauge Channel stud 1 C stud 2 I stud 3 C joist 4 I joist Steel structures Prof Schierle steel cold rolled 2 6 2 6 3 5 8 8 6 12 6 12 3 1 Light gauge steel curtain wall Attached to steel frame Steel structures Prof Schierle 4 http www dietrichmetalframing com ultrasteel menu asp Steel structures Prof Schierle 5 Steel production Steel structures Prof Schierle 6 2 19th Century Train Station 3 hinge arch Steel structures Prof Schierle 7 19th century hinge support Steel structures Prof Schierle USC steel frame building Moment joint Beam flanges welded Dog bone reduces joint stress Steel structures Prof Schierle 8 Pin joint Flanges not welded 9 3 Dog bone joints reduced size reduces joint stress Classic moment frame Dog bone moment frame Steel structures Prof Schierle 10 Coalbrookdale bridge by Darby first iron bridge 1777 79 30 m Steel structures Prof Schierle 11 Prof Schierle 12 by Gustav Eiffel Steel structures 4 Heavy steel shapes Profiles 1 W shape light 2 W shape heavy 3 S shape Standard 4 W shape wide flange 5 C shape Channel 6 T shape Cut from S shape Cut from W shape 7 Angle unequal legs Double angle 8 Angle equal legs Double angle 9 Pipe Standard Extra strong Double extra strong 10 Structural Tubing Square Rectangular Steel structures typical labels W14x22 W14x730 S12x50 W16x40 C10x30 ST6x25 WT8x20 L6x4x DL6x4x L4x4x DL3x3x P4 XP4 DXP4 ST6x6x ST8x4x Prof Schierle 13 A B C D E F Floor roof framing Steel structures Concrete



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