Need a book? Engineering books recommendations...

Return to index: [Subject] [Thread] [Date] [Author]

RE: POLL: Who "Designs" Your Structural Steel Connections?

[Subject Prev][Subject Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next]

A) In California

Michael Bryson, SE


-----Original Message-----
From: bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc]
Sent: Monday, February 05, 2007 5:53 PM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: POLL: Who "Designs" Your Structural Steel Connections?

InthelatesteditionofAISC's"CodeofStandardPracticeforSteelBridges
andBuildings,"Section3.1.2beginsasfollows:

"TheOwner'sDesignatedRepresentativeforDesignshallEITHERshowthecomp
letedesignoftheConnectionsinthestructuralDesignDrawingsORallowth
eFabricatortoselectorcompletetheConnectiondetailswhilepreparingth
eShopandErectiondrawings."[EMPHASISMine]

Herewith,aninformationpollquestion:

Whichofthetwomethodsof"designing"theconnectionsdoyoutypicallyuse
onyourprojects?

(A) I do my own connection designs, and show them on my design drawings.

(B) I allow the Fabricator to "select or complete" the connection details,
providing the appropriate information on my design drawings to enable this.

******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
*   Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp
*
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To
*   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
*
*   http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp
*
*   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web
*   site at: http://www.seaint.org
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********


******* ****** ******* ******** ******* ******* ******* ***
*   Read list FAQ at: http://www.seaint.org/list_FAQ.asp
*
*   This email was sent to you via Structural Engineers
*   Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) server. To
*   subscribe (no fee) or UnSubscribe, please go to:
*
*   http://www.seaint.org/sealist1.asp
*
*   Questions to seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org. Remember, any email you
*   send to the list is public domain and may be re-posted
*   without your permission. Make sure you visit our web
*   site at: http://www.seaint.org
******* ****** ****** ****** ******* ****** ****** ********