Continuing Education

Vertical Bracing Connections-Analysis and Design

This presentation provides an overview of AISC Design Guide 29: Vertical Bracing Connections - Analysis and Design which delves into the design of bracing connections based on structural principles. Topics include:

  • Design basis for orthogonal and nonorthogonal connections using the Uniform Force Method
  • Corner, center and base-type connection
  • Seismic and non-seismic situations
  • Extensive design examples.

This course is based on a past NASCC session.

You must purchase and pass a quiz to receive a PDH certificate for this course.

  • Date: 3/25/2015 - 10/20/2016
  • PDH Credits: 1


William A. Thornton, PhD, PE, Larry Muir, PE


Vertical Bracing Connections - Analysis and Design