Beam Base Plate Beam Base Plate cgseso (Civil/Environmental) (OP) 8 Mar 18 12:05 Can anyone share a good reference or sample problem on beam rested on base plate? Please see attached file for reference. Thanks in advance! http://files.engineering.com/getfile.aspx?folder=fde0e0f2-1f96-4f96-986d-2d RE: Beam Base Plate jayrod12 (Structural) 8 Mar 18 13:04 I'm not familiar with the AISC code, but I'm 99% sure they've got this included in one of their design guides. We've got an example in the CISC book.