November 15, 2018


HSS Tube Moment Connections per AISC 360 now Available


Wide Flange Beam to HSS Tube Column Moment Connections can now be designed in RISAConnection version 9. HSS tubes may be selected as the supporting column member on either of the two moment connections:

  • Column/Beam Direct Weld Moment Connection
  • Column/Beam Flange Plates Moment Connection
HSS Moment Connections 1 300x138 2x

You may select rectangular or square tubes and all design codes are supported (AISC 13th, 14th, CSA S16-09, and CSA S16-14) for the design of these connections.

HSS Moment Connections 2 300x156 2x

Design for these connections is presented in detailed limit state checks just like all other RISAConnection results. Each limit state can be expanded to see the details of the check.

HSS Moment Connections 3 300x414 2x

Tags: RISAConnection Moment Connections HSS Connections

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