The Canadian Steel Conference

Benoit Rancourt

Steel Structural Engineer and Vice President of Conn-X.

He spent 10 years as a project manager on several steel structure projects across North America. Over the past 20 years, he has specialized in steel construction and design. During this time, he has completed several assembly projects in Canada and the United States.

Steel Structural Engineer and Vice President of Conn-X.

He spent 10 years as a project manager on several steel structure projects across North America. Over the past 20 years, he has specialized in steel construction and design. During this time, he has completed several assembly projects in Canada and the United States. He has extensive experience in all types of commercial, institutional and industrial buildings. He also has extensive expertise designing seismic connections.

Occasional lecturer for the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction and part-time professor at Ahuntsic College for the last 10 years.

University degree from the École de Technologie Supérieure and college diploma in architecture.

This presentation provides an opportunity to review various consideration when developing specifications and details on engineering plans.

  • Beam support reactions (evenly distributed load vs. core shearing)
  • Bolted/welded connections
  • Rigid bracing and connections
  • Costs associated with complex connections

Special attention will also be paid to seismic connections. Considerations and suggestions regarding structural elements and details will also be discussed.

*Sessions will be delivered in English or French. Interpreters will be available for each session. The language of delivery is indicated in the session’s title line.

 

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