NEW--updates all discussions, flow-diagrams, examples,
and problems to reflect the second edition (1994) of the LRFD specifications
of the AISC.
NEW--explains the LRFD philosophy and introduces
the new design methodology.
NEW--features a completely revised chapter on Columns
Under Combined Stress.
NEW--relocates coverage of load and resistance
factor design to chapters on the basic steel structure, beams,
and plate girders.
NEW--adds a discussion on ponding and vibration
as special topics in beam design.
Includes a chapter on computer-aided technology.
Contains many examples.
Features flow-diagrams that make programming and applications
to spread-sheets easier.
NEW--features 20% new problems and reworks
all existing problems.
- presents problems in SI units.