Course detail

Metal Structures 2

FAST-NOA019Acad. year: 2020/2021

Current trends in development of metal structures.
Rules of structural design of multi-storey buildings. Spatial rigidity, bracing and reinforcing systems. Floor and platform bearing systems.
Multi-storey building columns, footing and column anchorage.
Large-span roofing. Spatial trusses. Structural design of truss plates and grid systems.
Production and assembly of metal structures. Reinforcing, reconstructing and rebuilding problems of steel framed buildings.
Design of metal structures based on experimental results. Tests realization and interpretation.
Catastrophic events and their reflecting in design concepts of structural systems.

Department

Institute of Metal and Timber Structures (KDK)

Offered to foreign students

Of all faculties

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student will learn and get under control the aims of matter in
teachings, focused especially to problems of design of metal constructions, multi-story buildings and large span roofings, in term of content amplificated more in detail in the schedule of related training subject.

Prerequisites

Members and connections of metal structures, metal structures.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech, English

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Current trends in development of metal structures (development of structural systems, materials and their combinations, technologies).
2. Development and perspective of using multi-storey building.
3. Structural system of multi-storey buildings with steel and steel-concrete bearing construction.
4. Spatial rigidity, brace and reinforcement systems.
5. Floor and platform bearing systems. Using of castellated beams and design.
6. Steel-concrete floor construction.
7. Multi-storey building columns, footing and column anchorage.
8. Large-span roofing. Spatial trusses.
9. Structural design of truss plates and grid systems.
10. Fabrication and assembly of metal structures.
11. Reinforcing, reconstructing and rebuilding problems of steel framed buildings.
12. Design of metal structures based on experimental results. Tests realization and interpretation.
13. Catastrophic events and their reflecting in design concepts of structural systems.

Aims

The objective of the subject is to introduce students to the problems of this course and excercize in acquired knowledge and skills.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPA-SIS Master's, 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
  • Programme NPC-SIS Master's, 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory
  • Programme NKC-SIS Master's, 1. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer