Jason Ericksen Named New Director of AISC Steel Solutions Center
August 16, 2004 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
Jason R. Ericksen, S.E. has been promoted to the position of Director of the AISC Steel Solutions Center. He will be responsible for the coordination of all activities of the center and promoting the services provided by the center to architects, owners, general contractors and structural engineers.
Ericksen joined the staff of AISC Marketing in August of 2001 as a Solutions Center Advisor. Over the past three years he has been instrumental in providing over 150 conceptual solutions demonstrating the cost and schedule advantages of utilizing steel framing systems to project decision makers. In addition he is the primary author of many of the SteelTools available for free download from the AISC web site for assistance in the design of steel structures.
Prior to joining AISC, Ericksen was with Campbell & Associates Consulting Engineers in Chicago. He holds a masters degree in structural engineering and a bachelors degree in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
The Steel Solutions Center is for people who need technical assistance, innovative solutions, or tools to make structural steel design easier. Developed by AISC specifically for steel fabricators, structural engineers, architects, owners, developers and other professionals, the Steel Solutions Center is the #1 source of information for structural steel. Visit www.aisc.org/solutions to find the wealth of information that the Steel Solutions Center offers.
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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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