AISC Offers $5,000 for the Next Great Steel Floor Beam Connection

The American Institute of Steel Construction is offering $5,000 for up to three great ideas to revolutionize steel floor beam connections. Your back-of-the-napkin, so-crazy-it-just-might-work concept could become the next revolutionary, non-proprietary connection system! October 19, 2021

AISC Awards First Milek Fellowship for Bridge Research

William N. Collins, PE, PhD, associate professor at the University of Kansas School of Engineering, will research innovative steel deck systems for highway bridge applications, which could reduce bridges' weight and ensure faster erection times. October 6, 2021

2022 Code of Standard Practice Available for Final Public Review

The 2022 edition, which AISC expects to release next summer, will include a new chapter that compiles fabrication and erection tolerances, revised criteria for AESS members, and new requirements for contract documents that cannot be omitted. September 17, 2021

Connections Researcher Amit Kanvinde Wins 2022 Higgins Lectureship Award

Amit Kanvinde, PhD, will present “Column Base Connections: Research, Design, and a Look to the Future” as a keynote speaker during NASCC: The Steel Conference, which will take place March 23-25, 2022 in Denver. September 10, 2021

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