Staggered Truss Webcam Now Available
November 02, 2007 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
Chicago's first staggered truss project is now underway and a live webcam is capturing the construction. The Staybridge Suites Hotel, which was designed by structural engineer Structural Affiliates International in Nashville and architect Valerio DeWalt Trane in Chicago, is scheduled to open in mid-2008. Fabricator and erector is AISC member K & K Iron Works.
For more information on the project, and to view the webcam, please visit www.aisc.org/staybridge.
For more information contact:
VP of Communications
American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information.
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