Ronald D. Ziemian Named 2019 T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award Winner

Oct. 22, 2018 - The 2019 winner of the $15,000 AISC T.R. Higgins Award is Ronald D. Ziemian, a professor at Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pa. Ziemian is recognized worldwide for his expertise in structural stability and his uncanny ability to take an incredibly complex topic and make it understandable to everyone from undergraduates to experienced structural engineers.

New AISC Design Guide Focuses on Curved Steel Design

Oct. 11, 2018 - Despite the widespread use of curved structural steel members, detailed guidance relative to U.S. design practice is scarce. AISC’s new Design Guide 33: Curved Member Design brings all of the latest information on curved members into a single document that is compatible with the 2016 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings.

New Edition of Welded Connections Design Guide Available

Oct. 4, 2018 - The second edition of AISC Design Guide 21: Welded Connections – A Primer for Engineers (DG 21) is now available. This new edition of the guide, authored by structural welding guru Duane K. Miller, PE, ScD, The Lincoln Electric Co., provides an updated overview of all kinds of topics related to structural welding.

AISC Unveils New Tagline and Membership Logos

Sep. 25, 2018 - For more than a decade, AISC has proudly proclaimed, "There’s Always a Solution in Steel!" Recently, we introduced a new tagline: “Smarter. Stronger. Steel.” At the same time, we’ve rolled out a new, cleaner look to our printed materials, including modernized, simplified versions of our logos for Full, Associate and Professional members.

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