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GIZA Supported Connections

There are many different types of connections that we support. Check the table below for all the connections that are supported in GIZA. We are constantly improving the software and adding new supported connections on every release.


List of Supported Shear Connections

 

W Beam to W Girder Web

One way W Beam with Single Angle to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

 Single Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

S2E-B1

141

- - 14th 

Giza1

- Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load  

A2E-B1

 
 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1  -  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2E-B1 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 

Single Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear S2E-B2 141  14th  
 Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  
Shear with Axial Load   A2E-B2    141 - 14th  
 Giza1 -
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code   Y2E-B2 141 - 14th  
Giza1 - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  
Single Angle (Bolted/Welded)         Simple Shear S2E-B3 141 - - 14th  
Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler   
  Shear with Axial Load - - - 14th  
- -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Cod Y2E-B3 141 14th  
Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler   

 

Two way W Beam with Single Angle to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

 Single Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

2S2E-B1

143

- - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

2A2E-B1 

143  -  - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code 2Y2E-B1 143  -  - 14th  

Single Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear 2S2E-B2 143 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   2A2E-B2   143 - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code   2Y2E-B2 143 - 14th  
Single Angle (Bolted/Welded)         Simple Shear 2S2E-B3 143 - - 14th 
  Shear with Axial Load - - - 14th 
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Cod 2Y2E-B3 143 14th 

 

One way W Beam with Double Angle to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

S2E-A1

141

- - 14th 

Giza1

- Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load  

A2E-A1

 
 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1  -  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2E-A1 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear S2E-A2 141  14th  
 Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  
Shear with Axial Load   A2E-A2    141 - 14th  
 Giza1 -
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code   Y2E-A2  141 - 14th  
 Giza1 - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  
Double Angle (Bolted/Welded)         Simple Shear S2E-A3 141 - -  14th
Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler     14th
  Shear with Axial Load A2E-A3 141 -  14th
Giza1 -  14th
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Cod Y2E-A3 141  14th
Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler     14th

 

Two way W Beam with Double Angle to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

2S2E-A1

143

- - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

2A2E-A1

143  -  - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code 2Y2E-A1 143  -  - 14th  

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear 2S2E-A2 143 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   2A2E-A2 143 - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code   2Y2E-A2 143 - 14th  

 

One Way W Beam with Shear Plate to W Girder Web

Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

Shear Plate (Regular) - (Normal or Extended)

Simple Shear

S2E-C1

146, 189, 188

- - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

A2E-C1

146, 189, 188

 -  - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2E-C1

146, 189, 188

 -  - 14th  

Shear Plate (Regular) - Skewed

Simple Shear S2E-C1S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

14th  
Shear with Axial Load   A2E-C1S 146, 182, 186, 187, 188 - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2E-C1S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- 14th  

Shear Plate (Partial Depth) – (Normal or Extended)

Simple Shear S2E-C2 147, 149  14th
Shear with Axial Load   A2E-C2 147, 149   - 14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2E-C2 147, 149   - 14th

Shear Plate (Full Depth) – (Normal or Extended)

Simple Shear S2E-C3 184, 185  - 14th
Shear with Axial Load   A2E-C3 184, 185   - - 14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2E-C3 184, 185   -  - 14th

 

One way W Beam with End Plate to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

 End Plate

Simple Shear

S2E-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

-

Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler

14th 
Shear with Axial Load

A2E-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 -  - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2E-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 -

Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler

14th  

 

Two way W Beam with End Plate to W Girder Web Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

 End Plate

Simple Shear

2S2E-E1

24, 34, 112, 115, 142

-

-

14th 
Shear with Axial Load

2A2E-E1

24, 34, 112, 115, 142

 -  - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code 2Y2E-E1

24, 34, 112, 115, 142

 -

-

14th  

 

 

W Beam to W Column

One way W Beam with Single Angle to W Column Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Single Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

S2F-B1

141

- - S2W-B1   141   - 14th 

Giza1

- Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1   - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load  

A2F-B1

 
 141  -  -   A2W-B1 141   - - 14th  
 Giza1  -  -  Giza1  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2F-B1 141  -  - Y2W-B1   141  14th  
 Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 

Single Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear S2F-B2 141   S2W-B2  141  - 14th  
 Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1  -  Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load   A2F-B2    141 - A2W-B2 141  - 14th  
 Giza1 - Giza1  -  -
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2F-B2  141 - Y2W-B2 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1 - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 
Single Angle (Bolted/Welded)         Simple Shear S2F-B3 141 - -   S2F-B3 141  -  - 14th  
Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1  -  Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
  Shear with Axial Load - - -   -  -  - -  
- -  -  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - -   -  - -  
- -  -

 

 

Two way W Beam with Single Angle to W Column Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Single Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

-

-

- - 2S2W-B1 143  - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load - -  -  - 2A2W-B1 143  - - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - -  -  - 2Y2W-B1  143 14th  

Single Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear - - 2S2W-B2 143  - 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   - - - 2A2W-B2 143  - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  - - - 2Y2W-B2 143  -  - 14th  
Single Angle (Bolted/Welded)         Simple Shear - - - - 2S2W-B3 143  -  - 14th  
  Shear with Axial Load - - - - -  - 14th
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - - - -  - 14th

 

 

One way W Beam with Double Angle to W Column Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

S2F-A1

141

- - S2W-A1   141   - 14th 

Giza1

- Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1   - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load  

A2F-A1

 
 141  -  - A2W-A1 141   - - 14th  
 Giza1  -  -  Giza1  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2F-A1 141  -  - Y2W-A1 141  14th  
 Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler  Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear S2F-A2 141   S2W-A2  141  - 14th  
 Giza1 Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1  -  Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler
Shear with Axial Load   A2F-A2    141 - A2W-A2 141  - 14th  
 Giza1 - Giza1  -  -
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2F-A2  141 - Y2W-A2 141  -  - 14th  
 Giza1 - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler Giza1  - Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler 

 

 

Two way W Beam with Double Angle to W Column Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Simple Shear

-

-

- - 2S2W-A1   143  - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

-

-  -  - 2A2W-A1 143  - - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - -  -  - 2Y2W-A1 143 14th  

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Simple Shear - - 2S2W-A2  143  - 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   - - - 2A2W-A2 143  - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  - - - 2Y2W-A2 143  -  - 14th  

 

One way W Beam with Shear Plate to W Column Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Shear Plate (Regular)

Simple Shear

S2F-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- - - -  - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

A2F-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

 -  - - -  - - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2F-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

 -  - - - 14th  

Shear Plate (Regular) - Skewed

Simple Shear S2F-C1S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- -  - 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   A2F-C1S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- - -  - 14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2F-C1S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- - -  - - 14th
Shear Plate (Regular) - (Extended)  Simple Shear  -  -  -

S2W-C1

182, 186, 187, 188

Stiffener

 14th
 Shear with Axial Load    -  - A2W-C1 182, 186, 187, 188  Stiffener -  14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  -  -  - Y2W-C1 182, 186, 187, 188  Stiffener - 14th
Shear Plate (Regular) - (Normal) Unstiffened  Simple Shear   -  -  -  -  S2W-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

 - 14th
 Shear with Axial Load    -  A2W-C1 146, 182, 186, 187, 188   - 14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  -  -  -  Y2W-C1  146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th
Shear Plate (Regular) - (Extended) Skewed  Simple Shear  - S2W-C1S    146, 182, 186, 187, 188 Stiffener  14th
 Shear with Axial Load    -  -  - A2W-C1S   146, 182, 186, 187, 188 Stiffener  14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  -  - -  Y2W-C1S   146, 182, 186, 187, 188 Stiffener  14th
  

Shear Plate (Regular) – (Normal) Unstiffened - Skewed

 Simple Shear - - - -  S2W-C1S  146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th
 Shear with Axial Load   - - -  A2W-C1S  146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - - -   Y2W-C1S  146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th
 

Shear Plate (Partial Depth) – (Extended)

 Simple Shear  -  -  -  -

S2W-C2

182, 187

Stiffener - 14th
 Shear with Axial Load  -  -  -  -  A2W-C2  182, 187 Stiffener  - 14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  -  Y2W-C2  182, 187 Stiffener - 14th

Shear Plate (Partial Depth) – (Extended) - Skewed

 Simple Shear  -  -  -  S2W-C2S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188 

Stiffener  14th
 Shear with Axial Load    - -  -  -  A2W-C2S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

 Stiffener  - 14th 
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  -  -  -  - Y2W-C2S  146, 182, 186, 187, 188 Stiffener  - 14th

Shear Plate (Full Depth) – (Extended)

 Simple Shear  -  -  S2W-C3

182, 187

Stiffener 14th 
Shear with Axial Load  -  - -

A2W-C3 

 182, 187 Stiffener 14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  - -

Y2W-C3

182, 187

Stiffener 14th

Shear Plate (Full Depth) – (Extended) - Skewed

 Simple Shear  - -  S2W-C3S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

Stiffener  - 14th
Shear with Axial Load  -  - -

A2W-C3S

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

Stiffener  - 14th
 Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  - -  

Y2W-C3S

 

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

Stiffener  - 14th

 

 

One way W Beam with End Plate to W Column

Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

End Plate

Simple Shear

S2F-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

- - S2W-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

A2F-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 -  - A2W-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 - - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2F-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

 -  - Y2W-E1

29, 32, 101, 111, 144

14th  

 

Two way W Beam with End Plate to W Column

Type of Shear Connection Column Flange Supported Reinforcement Column Web Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

End Plate

Simple Shear

-

-

- - 2S2W-E1

24, 34, 112, 115,142

 - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load

-

-

 -  - 2A2W-E1

24, 34, 112, 115,142

 - - 14th  
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - -  -  - 2Y2W-E1

24, 34, 112, 115,142

14th  

 

 

W Beam to HSS Wall

One way W Beam to HSS Wall Type of Shear Connection Rectangular/Square HSS Supported Reinforcement Round HSS Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Single Angle (Bolted/Welded)

Simple Shear

S2H-B3

141

- - -   -  - 14th 

Giza1

- Horizontal Stiffener, Doubler -  - -
Shear with Axial Load  

-

 
-  -  - - -  - -
-  -  - -  -
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code - -  -  - -   -
-  - - -  - -

Shear Plate (Regular)

Simple Shear S2H-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

S2C-C1 146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th  
Shear with Axial Load   A2H-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- A2C-C1 146, 182, 186, 187, 188  - 14th  
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code  Y2H-C1

146, 182, 186, 187, 188

- Y2C-C1 146, 182, 186, 187, 188  -  - 14th  
Shear Plate (Through Plate)       Simple Shear

S2H-C4

47, 189

- - S2C-C4

47, 189

 -  - 14th
  Shear with Axial Load

A2H-C4

47, 189

- A2C-C4

47, 189

 - 14th
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code

Y2H-C4

47, 189

Y2C-C4

47, 189

 - 14th

 

Two way W Beam to HSS Wall Type of Shear Connection Rectangular/Square HSS Supported Reinforcement Round HSS Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Code Tekla Plugins Primary Secondary Code Tekla Plugins   Primary Secondary

Shear Plate (Through Plate)

Simple Shear

2S2H-C4

47, 189

- - 2S2C-C4

47, 189

 - 14th 
Shear with Axial Load  

2A2H-C4

 

47, 189

 -  - 2A2C-C4

47, 189

 - - 14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code 2Y2H-C4

47, 189

 -  - 2Y2C-C4

47, 189

14th

 

 

W Beam to Concrete

One way W Beam to Concrete Type of Shear Connection Code

Tekla Plugins

Supported Reinforcement AISC Edition
Primary Secondary

Single Angle (Bolted/Welded) – Embed Plate

Simple Shear

S2P-B3

1069

- - 14th
Shear with Axial Load  - - - - 14th
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Code Y2P-B3 1069  -  - 14th

Double Angle (Bolted/Welded) – Embed Plate

Simple Shear S2P-A3 1069 14th
Shear with Axial Load   - - - 14th
Shear with NYC Bldg. Code   Y2P-A3 1069 - 14th
Shear Plate – Embed Plate   Simple Shear

S2P-C1

1069 - - 14th
  Shear with Axial Load A2P-C1 1069 - 14th
  Shear with NYC Bldg. Cod Y2P-C1 1069 14th

 

List of Supported Moment Connections

Directly Welded

W Beam to W Girder Web

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Code  Tekla Component/Plugins   

Reinforcement

on Primary

 AISC Edition

One way

M2E-A1A 141 NA 13th

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Code  Tekla Component/Plugins 

Reinforcement

on Primary

 AISC Edition

One way

M2E-A2A 141

NA

13th

Shear Plate(Regular)

Code Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way

M2E-C1A 146

NA

13th

W Beam to W Column Flange

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-A1A

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-A1A

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-A1TA

141 +1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A1AA

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A1TAA

141+1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-A2A

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-A2A

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-A2TA

141 +1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A2AA

141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A2TAA

141 +1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Shear Plate(Regular)

Code

 

 

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-C1A

 

182,188

 Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-C1A

  
 182,188  Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-C1TA

 

 (182 or 188) +1002  Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-C1AA

 

 182, 188  Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-C1TAA

 

 (182 or 188) +1002  Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

End Plate (4 Bolts)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition) M2F-E2A 29, 32, 101, 111, 144 Stiffener, Doubler 14th
Two way (Mid Condition) 2M2F-E2A 29, 32, 101, 111, 144 Stiffener, Doubler 14th
End Plate (8 Bolts) Code Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition
One way (Mid Condition) M2F-E3A 32, 144 Stiffener, Doubler 14th
Two way (Mid Condition) 2M2F-E3A 32, 144 Stiffener, Doubler 14th

W Beam to W Column Web

Shear Plate(Full Depth)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2W-C3A

182

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2W-C3A

182

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2W-C3TA

182+1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2W-C3AA

182

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2W-C3TAA

182+1002

Stiffener

13th & 14th

W Beam to Column Flange and Column Web

Shear Plate (Regular) &

Shear Plate(Full Depth)

 Code  Tekla Component/Plugins  

Reinforcement

on Primary

 AISC Edition

Two way (Mid Condition) Perpendicular

LM2-CA

182(for Flange/Web),

188(for Flange)

Stiffener, Doubler 14th

Two way (Top Condition) Perpendicular

LM2-CTA

182 + 1002

Stiffener, Doubler 14th

 

 

Flange Plate

W Beam to W Column Flange

Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-A1B

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-A1B

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-A1TB

2 Sided Beam to Column Flg MC (1) use 141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A1BB

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-A2B

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-A2B

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-A2TB

2 Sided Beam to Column Flg MC (1) use 141

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)+ Cantilever Back Span

2M2F-A2BB

GIZA5

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Shear Plate(Regular)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2F-C1B

134

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2F-C1B

134

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2F-C1TB

2 Sided Beam to Column Flg MC (1) use 188

Stiffener, Doubler

13th & 14th

W Beam to W Column Web

Shear Plate(Full Depth)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

One way (Mid Condition)

M2W-C3B

134

Stiffener

13th & 14th

Two way (Mid Condition)

2M2W-C3B

134

NA

13th & 14th

Two way (Top Condition)

2M2W-C3TB

2 Sided Beam to Column Web MC (1) use 134

NA

13th & 14th

W Beam to Column Flange and Column Web

Shear Plate (Regular) &

Shear Plate(Full Depth)

Code

Tekla Component/Plugins

Reinforcement

on Primary

AISC Edition

Two way (Mid Condition) Perpendicular

LM2-CB

134

Stiffener, Doubler

14th

Two way (Top Condition) Perpendicular

LM2-CTB

1 Sided Beam to Column Flg MC use 182+1 Sided Beam to Column Web MC, use 134

Stiffener, Doubler

14th

List of Supported Vertical Brace Connections

 

V1- HSS Brace Directly Welded to Gusset Plate, Knife and Splice Plate to Gusset Plate

 

One Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Girder (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

HSS Chevron Brace (Knife and Splice Plate to Gusset Plate)

2 Brace

V1G-D1BC

20

-

-

- Stiffener (1003) Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th
HSS Chevron Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate)

2 Brace

V1G-D1BD

11

-

-

- Stiffener (1003) Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

 

Two Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V1F-A2CD

60+141

V1W-A2CD

60 + (141 or 143)

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

K-Brace

V1F-A2DD

60+141

V1W-A2DD

60 + (141 or 143)

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

HSS Brace (Knife and Splice Plate)

1 Brace

V1F-A2CC

59+141

V1W-A2CC

59 + (141 or 143)

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

K-Brace

V1F-A2DC

59+141

V1W-A2DC

59 + (141 or 143)

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

 

Two Way Gusset Plate Connection to Base Plate and W Column (Directly Welded) 

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

HSS Brace (Knife and Splice Plate)

1 Brace

V1F-D1EC

GIZA1120

-

-

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

-

-

V1W-D1EC

20

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

GIZA11

- Stiffener

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V1F-D1ED

GIZA811

-

-

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

-

-

V1W-D1ED

11

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

GIZA8

- Stiffener
HSS Brace (Knife Plate)  1 Brace  V1F-D1EF   GIZA1120  -  Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th 
V1W-D1EF   20  -  Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th  
GIZA11 - Stiffener

 

Two Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and HSS Column

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate) with Shear Plate (Regular)

1 Brace

V1H-C1CD

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+60

V1C-C1CD

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+60

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

K-Brace

V1H-C1DD

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+60

V1C-C1DD

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+60

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate) with Shear Plate (Through Plate)

 

1 Brace

V1H-C4CD

47, 189+60

V1C-C4CD

47, 189+60

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

K-Brace

V1H-C4DD

47, 189+60

V1C-C4DD

47, 189+60

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th
 

HSS Brace (Knife and Splice Plate to Gusset Plate) with Shear Plate (Regular)

 1 Brace

V1H-C1CC

146182186187188+59

V1C-C1CC  146, 182, 186, 187, 188+59  - Cover Plate (GIZA2)   14th
 K-Brace

V1H-C1DC

 

146182186187188+59

V1C-C1DC  146, 182, 186, 187, 188+59  - Cover Plate (GIZA2)   14th

 

Two Way Gusset Plate Connection  to Base Plate and HSS Column

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Girder Brace

HSS Brace (Knife and Splice Plate to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V1H-D1EC

20

V1C-D1EC

20

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th

HSS Brace (Knife and Splice Plate to Gusset Plate) with Gusset Plate (Through Plate)

1 Brace

V1H-F1EC

20

V1C-F1EC

20

- - Cover Plate (GIZA2) 14th
HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate) 1 Brace

V1H-D1ED

 11 V1C-D1ED  11  - -  Cover Plate (GIZA2)  14th

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate) with Gusset Plate (Through Plate)

1 Brace V1H-F1ED  11 V1C-F1ED   11  - -  Cover Plate (GIZA2)  14th

HSS Brace (Knife Plate to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace 

V1H-D1EF

 20 V1C-D1EF   20  - -  Cover Plate (GIZA2)  14th

HSS Brace (Knife Plate to Gusset Plate) with Gusset Plate (Through Plate)

1 Brace 

V1H-F1EF

 20 V1C-F1EF   20  - -  Cover Plate (GIZA2)  14th

 

 

V2- W Brace Bolted Flange Claw Angles & Web Plates to Gusset

Two Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V2F-A2CB

58 + 141

V2W-A2CB

58 + (141 or 143)

- - - 14th

K - Brace

V2F-A2DB

58 + 141

V2W-A2DB

58 + (141 or 143)

- - - 14th

 

Two Way Gusset Plate  Connection to W Beam and W Column with Shear Plate

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate) 

1 Brace

V2F-C1CB

58 + (146 or 182)

-

-

- - - 14th

K - Brace

V2F-C1DB

58 + (146 or 182)

-

-

- - - 14th

 

One-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column 
(Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V2F – D1AB

62

V2W–D1AB

62

- - - 14th

 

Two-Way Gusset  Plate Connection to Base Plate  and W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V2F-D1EB

GIZA12, 62

-

-

- - - 14th

-

-

V2W-D1EB

GIZA12, 62

- Stiffener - 14th

 

One-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Girder 
(Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)  

1 Brace

V2G-D1AB

62

-

-

- - - 14th

W Chevron Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate) 

2 Brace

V2G-D1BB

62

-

-

1003 - - 14th

 

Two Way Gusset Plate  Connection to W Beam and HSS Column with Shear Plate

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)  with Shear Plate (Regular)

1 Brace

V2H-C1CB

146182186187188+58

V2C-C1CB

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+58

- - - 14th

K-Brace

V2H-C1DB

146182186187188+58

V2C-C1DB

146, 182, 186, 187, 188+58

- - - 14th

HSS Brace (Directly Welded to Gusset Plate) with Shear Plate (Through Plate)

1 Brace

V2H-C4CB

47, 189+58

V2C-C4CB

47, 189+58

- - - 14th

K-Brace

V2H-C4DB

47, 189+58

V2C-C4DB

47, 189+58

- - - 14th

 

One-Way Gusset  Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V2H-D1AB

62

V2C-D1AB

62

- - - 14th

 

Two-Way Gusset  Plate Connection to Base Plate  and W Column(Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V2H-D1EB

62

V2C-D1EB

62

- - - 14th
W Brace (Bolted Flange Claw Angles and Web Plates to Gusset Plate)  with Gusset Plate (Through Plate)  1 Brace  V2H-F1EB  62

V2C-F1EB

62   - 14th 

 

 

V3 – Single Angle Brace Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Single Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V3F-D1AA

11

V3W-D1AA

11

- - - 14th

 

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Girder (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Girder Flange

Girder Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Single Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V3G-D1AA

11

-

-

- - - 14th

Single Angle Chevron Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate) 

2 Brace

V3G-D1BA

11

-

-

- - - 14th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Single Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate) 

1 Brace

V3F-A1CA

60 + 141

V3W-A1CA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

K Brace

V3F-A1DA

60 + 141

V3W-A1DA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Single Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate) 

1 Brace

V3F-A2CA

60 + 141

V3W-A2CA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

K Brace

V3F-A2DA

60 + 141

V3W-A2DA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Shear Plate 

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Single Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate) 

1 Brace

V3F-C1CA

60 + 141

-

-

- - - 13th

K Brace

V3F-C1DA

60 + 141

-

-

- - - 13th

 

 

V4 – Double Angle Brace Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Double Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V4F-D1AA

11

V4W-D1AA

11

- - - 14th

 

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Girder (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Girder Flange

Girder Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Double Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V4G-D1AA

11

-

-

- - - 14th

Double Angle Chevron Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)

2 Brace

V4G-D1BA

11

-

-

- - - 14th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection  to W Beam and W Column with Double Angle (Bolted/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Double  Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)  

1 Brace

V4F-A1CA

60 + 141

V4W-A1CA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

K Brace

V4F-A1DA

60 + 141

V4W-A1DA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column 
with Double Angle (Welded/Bolted)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Double  Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate) 

1 Brace

V4F-A2CA

60 + 141

V4W-A2CA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

K Brace

V4F-A2DA

60 + 141

V4W-A2DA

60 + (141 or 143)

- - - 13th

 

Two-Way Gusset Plate Connection to W Beam and W Column with Shear Plate 

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

Double  Angle Brace (Directly Bolted to Gusset Plate)  

1 Brace

V4F-C1CA

60 + 146

-

-

- - - 13th

K Brace

V4F-C1DA

60 + 146

-

-

- - - 13th

 

 

V6 – WT Brace (Directly Bolted Flange to Gusset Plate)

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

WT Brace (Directly Bolted Flange to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V6F-D1AA

11, 196

V6W-D1AA

11, 196

- - - 14th

 

 

Two-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

WT Brace (Directly Bolted Flange to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V6F-A2CA

60 + 141

V6W-A2CA

60 + 141

- - - 14th

K-Brace

V6F-A2DA

60 + 141

V6W-A2DA

60 + 141

- - -

 

 

V7 – WT Brace (Directly Bolted Stem to Gusset Plate)

One-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

WT Brace (Directly Bolted Stem to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V7F-D1AA

11, 196

V7W-D1AA

11, 196

- - - 14th

 

 

Two-way Gusset Plate Connection to W Column (Directly Welded)

No. of Brace

Column Flange

Column Web

Supported Reinforcement

AISC Edition

Code

Tekla Plugins

Code Tekla Plugins Beam Column Brace

WT Brace (Directly Bolted Stem to Gusset Plate)

1 Brace

V7F-A2CA

60 + 141

V7W-A2CA

60 + 141

- - - 14th

K-Brace

V7F-A2DA

60 + 141

V7W-A2DA

60 + 141

- - -

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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