On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.

facebook my.vsu.bg webmail 

University of Structural Engineering & Architecture
(VSU) "Lyuben Karavelov" - Sofia

About VSU Mission and Vision Accreditation Key Data & Contacts Short History Structure Faculties and Departments Service Units Annual raports Application of the law for the development of academic staff Regulations Buyer profile Location & Resources
Programmes and Courses Bachelor Programmes Master Programmes PhD Studies Vocational Training Center Scholarships Tuition Fees
Students Academic Calendar Time-table of classes Consultation hours Schedule For Examinations Training Materials Tuition fees Scholarships & Awards Student Mobility Student Council Campus of VSU Sports & Recreation
Admissions Programmes and Courses Admission for current year How and When to Apply Useful Information Training for Admission Education Consultants Admission to Master programs PhD self-studying Models of Drawing examinations Контакти
International Activity Partner Associations Documentation ECTS ERASMUS+ Programme Documents and Forms
Research and Development Sector International Conference of VSU Research Plan Announced Competitions Current Projects Completed Projects Current Projects Upcoming conferences Scientific Seminar Books Consultation Activity Where to publish?
Public Communications Events News Media and VSU Social Media and Links Picture galleries Alumni Center for Information and Career
Contacts Phone/e-mail Book
Close Bachelor Degree Introduction Curriculum Course description
Close Bachelor Programmes Civil Engineering Строителен мениджмънт Строително инженерство Degree Program “Civil Engineering and Architecture” (CACC) - Bachelor
Close Programmes and Courses Bachelor Programmes Master Programmes PhD Studies Vocational Training Center Scholarships Tuition Fees
Close About VSU Education Students Admissions International Activity Research Public Communications Contacts Site Map


Degree program: Сivil Engineering and Architecture, Curriculum 2014

Course: САСС-42 Steel Structures

Contact hours: 45h, 30h lectures, 15h seminars

Self-study hours: 45h, 45h practical training


Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 3, semester 5, lectures 2.0h, seminars 1.0h

ECTS - 3

The curriculum of the course, "Steel Structures" contains:
Building structure - definition according to Eurocodes (EC). Types of steels. Range of steel products for steel constructions. Basics of the method in border states, according to EC. Bearing capacity of cross sections and steel members. Connections and joints - welded, bolted and riveted. Beams and beam structures. Columns - types, construction and dimensioning. Trusses - types, construction and dimensioning. Single-storey frame structures - types. Construction of roof and wall falsework. Construction of overhead lighting. Single-storey industrial buildings. Types of cranes and support crane structures. Spatial strengthening of planar structures of buildings - with and without cranes and of a different structure of the structural elements. The project on Steel Structures is a project of the steel supporting structure of one-storey industrial building without cranes or overhead lighting. The columns are solid, whereas the beams are truss-like.  A compositional decision of the construction is made - plans, sections and perspective drawings so as to develop the system for its spatial strengthening.

The following construction elements are to be given dimensions – „П”- shaped hot rolled purlin – profile and a roof truss.


554 1.303