Steel Advisor

Lateral Restraint of Yielding Regions in Columns and Beams in Multi-Storey Buildings

This article provides general guidance on applying the lateral restraint provisions for yielding regions given in Clause 12.6.2 of NZS3404 (SNZ, 2007) to columns and beams of multi-storey buildings.

16 December 2009

This article provides general guidance on applying the lateral restraint provisions for yielding regions given in Clause 12.6.2 of NZS3404 (SNZ, 2007) to columns and beams of multi-storey buildings. It includes simplification of those provisions which can be made when designing these types of member.

MEM2001.pdf

Charles Clifton