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Diaphragm Design Manual Fourth Edition - No. DDM04
Diaphragm Design Manual Fourth Edition – No. DDM04

September 2015
The Fourth Edition of the SDI Diaphragm Design Manual, DDM04, replaces the Third Edition, DDM03. It includes information for the design of steel deck diaphragms for roof and floor decks and complies with the requirements of the ANSI/AISI S310-2013 North American Standard for the Design of Profiled Steel Diaphragm Panels. It includes information on diaphragm strength and stiffness, fasteners and connections, and warping and stiffness properties. Also included are 25 Design Examples, many of which are being published for the first time. Load Tables for proprietary and, for the first time, generic fasteners are included.

PLEASE NOTE: The following updates to our Diaphragm Design Manual, Fourth Edition, No. DDM04 are now available:
Errata 1 to Diaghragm Design Manual, Fourth Edition
Addendum 1 to Diaghragm Design Manual, Fourth Edition

 

Floor Deck Design Manual First Edition - No. FDDM
Floor Deck Design Manual First Edition – No. FDDM

March 2014
Our First Edition, FDDM, of the SDI Floor Deck Design Manual replaces the 1997 SDI Composite Deck Design Handbook, CDD2. It includes information on composite and non-composite deck in accordance with ANSI/SDI C-2011 and ANSI/SDI NC-2010 and complies with the requirements of the 2012 and 2015 International Building Code. FDDM also contains expanded design tables for both composite and non-composite floors. Eleven new examples illustrating all areas of floor design are also available in this publication.

PLEASE NOTE: The following updates to our Floor Deck Design Manual, First Edition, No. FDDM are now available:
Errata 1 to Floor Deck Design Manual, First Edition
Errata 2 to Floor Deck Design Manual, First Edition
Appendix A: Tables for 33 ksi deck – Floor Deck Design Manual, First Edition
Errata 3 to Floor Deck Design Manual, First Edition

 

SDI Roof Deck Design Manual - No. RDDM
SDI Roof Deck Design Manual – No. RDDM

May 2013
The First Edition, RDDM, of the SDI Roof Deck Design Manual continues the efforts of the Steel Deck Institute to provide uniform industry standards for the engineering, design, manufacture and field usage of steel decks.

This manual is completely revised, expanded and updated from the 2000 SDI Roof Deck Construction Handbook, RDCH1. RDDM complies with the 2012 and 2015 International Building Code requirements and implements the current ANSI/SDI RD-2010 Standard for Steel Roof Deck. Updated design tables for common steel roof deck profiles, fasteners and conditions along with 13 new and updated design examples are included in this manual. The latest recommendations for concentrated loads, reinforcement of openings and steel deck on cold-formed trusses are also available in this publication. RDDM is a comprehensive resource for the design professional.

PLEASE NOTE: The following updates to our Roof Deck Design Manual, First Edition, No. RDDM are now available:
Errata 1 to Roof Deck Design Manual, First Edition
Errata 2 to Roof Deck Design Manual, First Edition

Standard Practice Details - No. SPD2
Standard Practice Details – No. SPD2

May 2001
This publication provides valuable information for Composite, Non-Composite and Roof Decks; Beam Details; Pour Stop Table; Girder Closures; Stud Locations; Stud Connector Table; Notes – Studs on Beams and Girders; Details for Steel Form Decks; Attachment Patterns; Construction Details for Roof Decks; Roof Deck Accessories. NEW for SPD2 are guidelines for Deck Bundling and Sequencing. VERY USABLE AND PRACTICAL.

 

Manual of Construction with Steel Deck - No. MOC2
August 2006 Second edition-2006-Easy to read and follow. This publication reviews good practice in Steel Deck Construction and serves as a safety primer for Contractors, Erectors, Architects, Engineers and Inspectors who are responsible for safe and proper field installation of steel deck. Steel Coalition Lubricant Task Group Report

SDI Code of Standard Practice 2014 - No. COSP14
July 2014 This publication replaces our previous edition - COSP 2012. The version provides the latest industry standard information as to the sale, manufacture and installation of steel deck.

SDI Code of Standard Practice - No. COSP
May 2012 This publication provides updated industry standard information as to the sale, manufacture and installation of steel deck.

Diaphragm Design Manual Third Edition – No. DDM03
September 2004

The Third Edition, DDM03, of the SDI Diaphragm Design Manual continues the evolution of building shear resistance presented in the First and Second Editions of this manual. The manual is based on research, testing, and analysis sponsored by the Steel Deck Institute and its member and associate member companies, under the direction of Dr. Larry D. Luttrell, Technical Advisor to the SDI, since 1965.

The Third Edition is based on the 2004 Supplement of the 2001 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members. The manual explains the method developed to calculate the capacity of diaphragms using steel roof decks or composite steel floor decks and the use of the diaphragm load tables.

The diaphragm tables have been revised and adapted for ease of use with either the allowable stress design (ASD) or load and resistance factor design (LRFD) methods according to the North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members. With over 130 pages of diaphragm load tables using welds, screws and other mechanical fasteners, the manual is a comprehensive resource for the design profession. There are 16 example problems for ASD and LRFD design and equations to check fasteners for the combined effect of shear and tension.

PLEASE NOTE: The following updates to our Diaphragm Design Manual Third Edition, No. DDM03 are now available:

Appendix IX Addendum – Simpson Strong-Tie XL Screws – Diaphragm Diaghragm Design Manual, Third Edition
Appendix VIII Addendum – For Screws by Hilti Pin X-HSN 24 – Diaphragm Diaghragm Design Manual, Third Edition
Appendix VII Addendum – For Screws by Hilti and Simpson Strong-Tie – Diaphragm Diaghragm Design Manual, Third Edition
Appendix VI Addendum – Diaphragm Diaghragm Design Manual, Third Edition
Errata to Diaghragm Design Manual, Third Edition