Welded beam to column moment connection

In the attached document, a benchmark example of a welded beam-to-column moment connection is shown.

There are several approaches to force distribution in welded moment connection. The resistance determined by IDEA StatiCa is similar to the assumption using elastic section modulus of the welds. 

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