ONE - DAY SEMINAR ON D ESIGN OF COMPOSITE STEEL & CONCRETE STRU CTURES

24 February 2017,  1 day

Venue: Room Z206 , The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hunghom , Kowloon , HK

Organizer: The Hong Kong Institute of Steel Construction & The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Overview of Eurocodes; Key design principles in EC 4; Basis of design; Load combinations; Composite construction

Simply supported composite beams; Moment and shear resistance; Examples.

Shear connectors; partial composite design; Transverse reinforcement in slab; Examples.

Serviceability design based on transformed section; Deflection and vibration checks; Prop and un-propped construction.

Continuous composite beams; Hogging moment resistance; crack and uncrack analysis; Lateral torsional buckling check; Example.

Types of metal decking; Composite floor construction; Construction and composite stage design; Shear bond tests.

Efficient beam layout; Long span floor systems and options

Composite columns; Design methodologies; Column Buckling; Members subject to axial force

and moments; Method of analysis and column imperfection effect; Examples.

Lateral load resisting systems; Outrigger and belt truss system; Joints types and detailing; Case studies


Applies to Eurocodes: