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AISC Launches New Facebook and Twitter Pages

January 16, 2013 from American Institute of Steel Construction

(Chicago, IL) – The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) has launched its official Facebook and Twitter pages. The social media sites will be used to provide up-to-date information on AISC and industry-related happenings, as well as opportunities for instant communication and networking with the steel design and construction community and the public.

"These pages are not just a great place to follow what's happening with AISC, but also learn about interesting events in the steel design community and construction industry," explained Scott Melnick, an AISC vice president (tweet him at @scottmelnick).

AISC’s official Facebook and Twitter pages will feature the latest AISC news and event updates, member benefits and announcements, public contests and more. In addition, they’ll provide an open forum for interaction and discussion with engineers, architects, general contractors, steel fabricators and producers, owners, students, educators and others involved in the structural steel industry.

AISC’s official Facebook page can be found at www.facebook.com/AISCdotORG. Simply “Like” the page to join. This page was formerly called the AISC University Relations page. The new page expands the offerings and provides a broader range of AISC information. Those who have already joined the page will still receive consistent updates for faculty and students and do not need to re-join the page.

You can follow AISC on Twitter (www.twitter.com) at our new official Twitter handle: @AISCdotORG.

Can’t get enough AISC and industry-related information? You can also follow our other social media pages to stay up to date on everything steel design and construction for buildings and bridges:

  • Follow Modern Steel Construction magazine on Twitter @ModernSteel.
  • Follow the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), AISC’s bridge division, on Twitter, @SteelBridges.
  • Join AISC’s LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com) group under American Institute of Steel Construction.
  • Receive the latest updates on SteelDay (www.SteelDay.org), the structural steel industry’s largest networking and educational event for the design and construction community and the public, by following @SteelDay on Twitter, and liking SteelDay’s page on Facebook. The fifth annual national SteelDay will take place October 4, 2013.


AISC will continue to use its website as its primary online presence. Members and others should refer to www.aisc.org for detailed information and service-related questions. If you need technical assistance, innovative solutions or tools for your next project, AISC’s Steel Solutions Center is your go-to resource for the latest structural steel information. To learn more and contact the Steel Solutions Center, visit www.aisc.org/solutions or call 866.ASK.AISC (866.275.2472).

For questions, comments or feedback on AISC’s new Facebook and Twitter pages, please contact AISC’s Victoria Cservenyak at [email protected].

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For more information contact:

Tasha Weiss
Communications Department
(312) 670-5439
[email protected]


 

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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