Seismic Design Manual, 2nd Edition (Print)

Seismic Design Manual, 2nd Edition (Print)

Format: Hardcover

Category: Manuals

Seismic Design Manual, 2nd Edition (Print)

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The Third Edition Seismic Design Manual is available.


The 2nd Edition AISC Seismic Design Manual includes:

  • Comprehensive design examples, updated for the 2010 AISC Seismic Provisions. 
  • 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: the 2010 AISC Seismic Provisions for Structural Steel Buildings (ANSI/AISC 341-10) and the 2010 AISC Prequalified Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications (with Supplement No. 1) (ANSI/AISC 358-10 and ANSI/AISC 358s1-11).

Publication Date: 2012