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SEAOSC Steel SCBF Seminar - November 3rd

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SEAOSC Practical Design and Detailing Seminar Series 
(November 3, 1999 -  Prior to Dinner meeting)

Topic:  Practical Design of Steel SCBF's, An Alternative to Steel Moment 

Speakers:  Michael Cochran, S.E.  President of AISC L.A. Chapter
                 Lanny Flynn, S.E., AISC Regional Engineer

Location:    Luminarias Restaurant
                  3500 Ramona Blvd
                  Monterey Park (Los Angeles)

Time:          Doors open at 2:30 pm
                  Seminar: 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm


The seminar will cover practical design and detailing considerations when 
designing steel SCBF's following the 1997 UBC and AISC Seismic Provisions.  
The first half of the presentation will be a review of braced frame design, 
emphasizing the advantages and reasons for using SCBF's and items to be 
specifically aware of, including example notes to put on the structural 
drawings for the steel fabricator and deputy inspector at the job-site.

The second half will be a building design example comparing/using LRFD and 
ASD for design of column, beam, and brace members.  Brace connection designs 
for both the beam/column connection and beam midspan connection will be 

Attendees will receive Handouts pertaining to the seminar

Costs:         SEAOSC Member:                $20.00
                   Non-Member                         $25.00
                   Students:                              $10.00
                   Prepaid Seminar and Dinner:   $35.00

Registration:   Phone:  562-908-6131
                      Fax:     562-692-3425
                      e-mail   seaosc(--nospam--at)

                      Credit Cards:  Visa, MasterCard, American Express,