Node connections of cold-formed steel structures

Building constructions, buildings and structures

The article is comparative analysis of node connections in cold-formed structures. Welded, glued, screwed, rivet, bolted connections are examined.

Peculiarities of bolted connections are considered, comparison of calculation by various techniques is done. The comparative economic analysis is done.

Conclusion about expediency of prompt working out the Standard base in Russia for each of connections is made.