Design, Fabrication and Economy of Metal Structures, 1st Edition

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  • DDC: 624.1
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  • 650 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
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These are the proceedings of the International Conference on Design, Fabrication and Economy of Metal Structures held on 24-26 April 2013 in Miskolc, Hungary which contain 99 papers covering:Structural optimizationThin-walled structuresStabilityFatigue FramesFireFabricationWelding technologyApplicationsSteel-concrete compositeSpecial problemsThe authors are from 23 different countries, ensuring that the themes covered are of worldwide interest and importance. The International Institute of Welding (IIW), the International Society of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (ISSMO), the TÁMOP 4.2.1.B-10/2/KONV-2010-0001 project entitled "Increasing the quality of higher education through the development of research - development and innovation program at the University of Miskolc supported by the European Union, co-financed by the European Social Fund" and many other sponsors helped organizers to collect these valuable studies, the results of which will provoke discussion, and provide an important reference for civil and mechanical engineers, architects, researchers and structural designers and fabricators, as well as managers in a range of industries including building, transport, shipbuilding, aircraft, chemical and offshore engineering.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Editors.
1: Structural Optimization.
2: Minimum Volume and Cost Design of a Welded Square Cellular Plate with Welded T-Stiffeners.
3: Feature-Based Cost and CO2 Equivalent Optimization of Semi-Rigid Steel Frames.
4: Optimization of the Cross-Section of a Beam Subjected to Bending Load.
5: Tubular Truss Optimization with Eccentric Joint Modelling.
6: Minimum Cost Design of a Rectangular Box Column Composed from Cellular Plates with Welded T-Stiffeners.
7: Optimal Design of Inelastic Cylindrical Shells with Elastic Supports.
8: Optimization of Elastic Plastic Plates Made of Homogeneous and Composite Materials.
9: On Member Buckling in Truss Topology Optimization.
10: Design and Optimization of a Vertical Axis Wind Turbine Housing to Standards.
11: Optimum Design of Steel Built-Up Compression Members.
12: Reliability-Based Optimum Design of a Square Box Column Constructed from Cellular Plates.
13: Optimization of a Welded Main Frame of Freight Bogies Considering the EN 13749 Standard.
14: Optimum Design of Transportation Tube Elements.
15: Hierarchical Product Design Optimization Strategies Incorporating Cost Evaluations.
16: Optimization of a Locomotive Fuel Tank.
17: Parametric Optimization of Steel Truss with Hollow Structural Members Based on Update Gradient Method.
18: Thin-Walled Structures.
19: Resistance of Compressed Thin-Walled Cold-Formed Steel Members with Regard to the Influence of Initial Imperfections.
20: Solution of Torsion Locally Stiffened Continuous I-Members Using Mathematica Package.
21: Numerical Simulation of Large-Displacement Behaviour of Thin-Walled Frames Incorporating Joint Action.
22: Flexural Behaviour of Cold-Formed Steel Beams.
23: Vibration Mode Decomposition from Finite Element Analysis of Axially Compressed Thin-Walled Members.
24: The Breathing Phenomenon in Thin-Walled Steel Girders – Experimental Investigation and Impact on Design.
25: Influence of Restrained Torsion on the Bearing Capacity of I-Beam.
26: Design of Thin-Walled Z-Purlin Connections with Sandwich Panels in Roofs Made by Rivets.
27: Strength and Durability of Thin-Walled Cross-Sections.
28: Efficiency of Corrugated Sheets in Resisting Membrane Forces.
29: Stability.
30: Generalization of the Ayrton-Perry Formula Based Method for Lateral-Torsional Buckling of Members.
31: Cyclic Buckling Analysis of Steel Plate Elements.
32: Steel Members with Variable I Cross Sections under Bending and Compression with Lateral Restraints – Behavior by Experimental Test.
33: Snap-Through Phenomenon of Imperfect Steel Structures.
34: Wavy Corrugated Web Stiffness Influence on Plate Girders Flange Local Stability.
35: Structural Appraisal of Two Steel Tanks Filled at Low Liquid Level.
36: Experiments of Corroded Angle-Section Compressive Members with Bolted Connections.
37: Buckling Strength of Lipped Channel Column Considering Local, Distortional and Global Eigenmode Imperfections.
38: Effect of Bracing Systems on Overall Stability and Deformability of Cold-Formed Steel Roofing Structures.
39: Longitudinally Stiffened Girders Subjected to Bending Moment.
40: Fatigue.
41: The Ad Hoc Nature of Weld Quality and Welding Procedures for Fatigue.
42: Process Methodology of Parameter Finding with an Enhanced Lifetime Model Used for Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue.
43: Influence of FSW Process Parameters on Fatigue Strength of Aluminum Alloy 6082 Joints.
44: Remnant Life Estimation for Repair Welding in Thermal Power Generation.
45: Estimation of the Stress Intensity Factor for 3D Cracked T – Joint.
46: Effects of Welding Repairs on the Load Bearing Capacity and on the Fatigue Life of Fillet Welds of Normal and Low Alloy High Strength Steels.
47: On Estimating Service Life of Steel Structures.
48: Controlled Ageing of High Voltage Pylons.
49: Frames.
50: Numerical Design Model of Joints.
51: Use of Steel Slit Dampers in Beam to Column Connections of Steel Frame Structures.
52: On the Stiffening the Shear Panels of Beam-to-Column Joints.
53: Modelling of End-Plate Connections in Fire.
54: Stiffness and Strength of Single Bearing Bolt Connections.
55: Experimental Investigation of Welded T- Stubs with Four Bolts.
56: Interaction between Over-Turning Moment and Shear Capacity of Seismic Light Gage Bearing Wall.
57: Finite Element Modelling of the Flange Cleats.
58: Effect of Partial Horizontal Support on the Columns of Steel Frames.
59: Random Initial Twist Angle of Steel Multistory Building Frames.
60: Fire.
61: Fire Design of Bolted End-Plate Beam-to-Column Connections.
62: Travelling Fire in Full-Scale Experimental Building.
63: High Temperature Thermal Properties of Vanadium Steel.
64: Correctly, but Not Safe: On Questionable Prescriptive Method of Assessing Building Fire Safety – An Exemplary Case Study.
65: Critical Temperature Evaluation for Steel Load-Bearing Structure Exposed to Fire by Means of Probability-Based Approach.
66: Numerical Assessment of the Fire Resistance of Tubular Steel Columns Filled with Concrete.
67: Experimental Investigation on One Most Used Steel Joint with Intumescent Paint.
68: Elevated Temperature Mechanical Properties of Butt-Welded Connections Made with High Strength Steel Grades S355 and S460M.
69: Axial Behaviour of Post-Fire RC Columns Strengthened with Post-Compressed Steel Plates.
70: Recent European Tendencies in the Passive Fire Protection of Steel Constructions.
71: Fabrication.
72: Cost Affecting Factors Related to Fillet Joints.
73: Analysis of Forging Process in 7075 Aluminium Alloy of Innovative Bicycle Stem Using Taguchi Method.
74: Reinforcing Solutions on Existing Crane Runway Beams in a Steel Warehouse.
75: Economic and Ecologic Aspects of Using Modern Steels in Steel Construction.
76: Welding of Thick Plates under Site Conditions–Evaluation of the Influence on the Structure Behaviour of Welded Assembly Joints.
77: Welding Technology.
78: Efficient Increase of the Productivity of GMA Welding of AHSS Using Flux Cored Wire.
79: Optimal Way of Bridge Crane Track Welding.
80: The Effect of Electrode Negative (EN Ratio) in GMA Welding on the Structure and Properties of the Joints Made of High Strength Steels with Protective Coatings.
81: Influence of Technological Flaw Occurred during Welding of Header-Nozzle Joint Using SAW Welding Process on the Strength of Welded Joint.
82: Investigation of the Contact and Wear of the Welding Wire and MIG-Welding Contact Tips.
83: Welding New Generation Steel PB2 Using Conventional Welding with and Without PWHT with Use of Temper Bead Technique.
84: Effect of Welding Wire and Torch Weaving on GMAW of S355MC and AISI304L Dissimilar Welds.
85: Applications.
86: First Ukrainian Cost Study Experience of Commercial Multistory Buildings with Concrete and Steel Frame.
87: Kopitnari International Airport – Structure of Terminal Building – Design, Fabrication, Erection.
88: Analysis of Tensegrity Structures.
89: Analysis of Cable Domes.
90: Aerodynamic Research of Wind and Snow Loads on the Cylinder Tank Roofs.
91: Simulation of Elastic Vibration of Bus Frames.
92: Applied Virtual Technology (VT) on Bus Superstructure Roll-Over Tests.
93: Steel-Concrete Composite.
94: Comments on the Seismic Behaviour Factor for Steel – Concrete Composite Columns.
95: Behaviour of Hollow and Solid Concrete-Filled Circular Steel Tubular Simple Beams.
96: Study of Moderately Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened by Bolted-Side Steel Plates.
97: Partial Shear Interaction in Deconstructable Steel-Concrete Composite Beams with Bolted Shear Connectors.
98: Preconfined Circular Steel Tubed Concrete under Axial Compression.
99: Special Problems.
100: Steel Retrofitting Solutions for Collective Buildings by Interior Repartitioning.
101: Structural Integrity of Damaged Steel Pipelines – Integrity Improving Using External and Internal Reinforcing.
102: Skill Development and Education Options in Welding Technology in India.
103: The Subjective Judgement of Weld Quality and Its Effect on Production Cost.
104: Vibration Analysis of Layered Curved Arch.
105: Application of Conditional Fracture Toughness Values for Reliability Assessment Calculations.
106: Surface Hardening of Ductile Cast - Iron Using Pulsed Laser Beams.
107: Management of the Production of Metal Structures: Computer Application –“MERP”.
108: Minimizing the Environmental Impact of Steel Structures.
109: Measurement of Corroded Gusset Plate Connection of Steel Truss Bridge and Evaluation for Its Corrosion State.
110: On the Application of the Limit Drawing Ratio to Complex Geometries.
Author Index.