Steel Design for the PE Civil and SE Exams gives you a thorough overview of the concepts and methods you’ll need to solve problems in steel analysis and design on the PE Civil and Structural SE exams.
Sharpen your problem-solving skills and assess your knowledge of how to apply important specifications with 37 exam-like, multiple-choice practice problems, each one accompanied by a detailed, step-by-step solution showing both LRFD and ASD methods.
Prepare to pass the PE Civil and SE exams Clear explanations of required codes and standards Detailed examples illustrating a wide range of common situations Confidence-building practice problems Side-by-side LRFD and ASD solutions Thorough index and easy-to-use lists of tables, figures, problems, and nomenclature Topics
Covered Allowable Strength Design (ASD) Bolted Connections Combined Stress Members Composite Steel Members Flanges and Weds with Concentrated Loads History and Development of Structural Steel Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Loads and Load Combinations
Plate Girders Steel Beam Design Steel Column Design Tension Member Design Welded Connections Referenced Codes and Standards Steel Construction Manual and Specification (AISC 325 and AISC 360) Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures (ASCE 7) International Building Code (IBC)