ANALYSIS OF RIVETED PLATE GIRDERS BY AREA 1973 SPECIFICATIONS

File name is GRD. Program analyzes a riveted plate girder with or without cover plates in compliance with the 1973 AREA Specification when subjected to a given moment, and shear. Messages are printed to indicate dimensional incompatibilities or specification violations. Moments of inertia, stresses, and other information are printed to aid the designer in evaluating a girder or making another selection. Data input is free-form. Program is on approximately 240 cards. Program was developed primarily for use in teaching structural steel design.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Purdue University

    School of Civil Engineering, 550 Stadium Mall Drive
    West Lafeyette, IN  USA  47907
  • Authors:
    • Lewis, ADM
  • Publication Date: 1970-4-6

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00098718
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Railway Engineering Association
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 27 1975 12:00AM