This book is based on Limit state method as per IS:800:2007.
Any structure from concept to utilization should pass through the following stages:
1. List of symbols 2. Introduction 3. Design of tension members 4. Design of compression members 5. Design of flexural members 6. Column bases 7. Welded structural connections 8. Bolted joint structural connections 9. Wind load calculation [As per IS 875-Part-3] 10. Design of roof trusses 11. Calculation of earthquake load on structures [As per Is:1893-Part-1] 12. Design basis for analysis and design of boiler supporting steel structure 13. Codes and templates.
S. Kanthimathinathan :- S. Kanthimathinathan obtained his Master’s Degree in Structural Engineering (1991) from Regional Engineering College, Tiruchirapulli. He has experience of 42 years. He is General Manager (Engineering) G.B. Engineering Enterprise Pvt. Ltd., Tiruchirapalli.