Structural Steel Design A Practice-Oriented Approach

  • ISBN13:


  • ISBN10:


  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/13/2014
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $42.00
    Check/Direct Deposit: $40.00
  • eCampus.com Device Compatibility Matrix

    Click the device icon to install or view instructions

    Apple iOS | iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Android Devices | Android Tables & Phones OS 2.2 or higher | *Kindle Fire
    Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    Mac OS X | **iMac / Macbook
    Enjoy offline reading with these devices
    Apple Devices
    Android Devices
    Windows Devices
    Mac Devices
    iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Our reader is compatible
    Android 2.2 +
    Our reader is compatible
    Kindle Fire
    Our reader is compatible
    10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    Our reader is compatible
    Our reader is compatible
List Price: $177.80 Save up to $66.30
  • eBook
    Add to Cart


Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The eBook copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.


Structural Steel Design: A Practice-Oriented Approach, 2e, bridges the gap between theory and practice, helping readers learn the basics of steel design and how to practically apply that learning to actual steel-framed building projects.


Teaching and Learning Experience

  • Takes a holistic approach by showing how each individual component design in a steel-framed building is incorporated into a complete building design as one would find in practice.
  • Introduces a design project as part of the end-of-the-chapter problems to expose readers to the important aspects of a real-world steel building design project.

Author Biography

Abi Aghayere, Ph.D., P.Eng. is a Professor in the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering at Drexel University and co-author of Reinforced Concrete Design, and Structural Wood Design: A Practice Oriented Approach. He has more than 25 years of experience in the analysis and design of various types of building structures in Canada and the United States.

Jason Vigil, P.E., S.E. is a consultant in Rochester, New York with more than 15 years of experience as a structural engineer specializing in buildings of varying complexity and is an adjunct professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He is also the co-author of Structural Wood Design: A Practice Oriented Approach.

Table of Contents

1.    Introduction to Steel Structures                                                        

2.    Design Methods, Load Combinations, and Gravity Loads               

3.    Lateral Loads and Systems in Steel Buildings                                     

4.    Tension Members                                                          

5.    Compression Members                                               

6.    Non-Composite Beams                                                                                 

7.    Composite Beams                                                                                         

8.    Beam—Columns                                                                                             

9.    Connections —Bolts                                                                                       

10.    Connections -Welds  

11.    Moment Connections           

12.    Floor Vibrations                                                                              

13.    Built-Up Girders (Plate Girders)                                                                 

14.    Practical Design Considerations in the Design of Steel Building


Rewards Program

Write a Review