Lateral Load Resisting Frames Using Steel Joists and Joist Girders
$0.00 – $25.00
Using SJI Technical Digest 11 as a reference, this webinar will highlight key points for the use of open web steel joists and Joist Girders in lateral load resisting systems for wind and seismic loads. The webinar addresses commonly used frames, diaphragms and bracing systems and presents common connection details along with effective ways to communicate the design requirements to the joist manufacturer.
This webinar is provided by the Steel Joist Institute. Participants can earn 1.5 PDHs.
- Focus on the use of open web steel joists and Joist Girders in different lateral load resisting systems.
- Describe how to effectively specify loads for steel joists and Joist Girders in lateral load resisting systems.
- Provide examples of commonly used connection details.
- Share tips on how to reduce manufacturing and construction costs for different systems.