The Use Of Shear Connectors

Joining two different materials, such as concrete and steel, creates a range of potential issues as the two materials will respond differently to various conditions and factors. For bridge decks, buildings and other structures where concrete and steel are used, the use of the right shear connectors is essential. Due to their critical nature in […]

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Common Problems When Welding A Shear Connector

With new technology and stud weld systems that require limited configuration and adjustments by operators, stud welding for bridge decks and with composite construction on buildings is a relatively trouble-free job. However, there are some issues that can occur even for experienced operators. These common issues, as well as how to correct issues with welding […]

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