Marstellar Named AISC Vice President of Certification
April 07, 2004 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
Roberta L. Marstellar, P.E., has been named Vice President of Certification for the American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc. Previously, she was Director of the Steel Solutions Center, a customer-focused subsidiary of AISC that both provides cost and scheduling information about steel projects and answers technical questions on steel design and construction.
Her new responsibilities will include development of certification standards, the promotion of certification to fabricators, erectors, and the marketplace, and the day-to-day management of the Quality Management Company, the firm that conducts audits of certified fabricators and erectors. “Bobbi will be instrumental in AISC’s efforts to educate the marketplace on the value of certification,” said H. Louis Gurthet, P.E., President of AISC. “We will be able to develop certification standards and new programs more completely and at a more responsive rate.”
Marstellar is a licensed professional engineer who joined AISC in 2000 after working as a project engineer at Halvorson Kaye in Chicago and as an associate structural engineer for Fluor Daniel in Greenville, SC. She holds a MS in Building Construction from the University of Florida and a BS in Civil Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.
“AISC’s Certification Program plays an important role in the advancement of steel design and construction and I’m excited to be part of that effort,” Marstellar said. “As an engineer I know how important the program is to the design community, and my involvement with the Steel Solutions Center has given insight into its importance to the construction industry.”
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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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