NSBA Has Recognized the Country's Best Bridges for 91 Years. Is Yours Next?

May. 30, 2019 - Have you recently worked on a bridge that embodies the pioneering spirit of modern bridge-building? The National Steel Bridge Alliance and the American Institute of Steel Construction want to hear about it. The 2020 Prize Bridge Awards are now open for entries!

Wanted: Innovative Structures and Visionary Teams for IDEAS2 Awards

May. 29, 2019 - The American Institute of Steel Construction is looking for the next generation of American landmarks constructed with structural steel. AISC's Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel (IDEAS2) Award program is now open for entries! These awards recognize outstanding projects that illustrate the exciting possibilities of structural steel.

John Bailey, Former Prospect Steel President and AISC Board Member, Dies at 66

"He was many things to me: my boss, my mentor, and my buddy," said Patrick Schueck, president of Lexicon. "He was a visionary, a hard-charger, a shrewd businessman, a horrible golfer, and one hell of a good time. He was an amazing card player and an incredible negotiator. He could estimate a complicated project on a cocktail napkin, seal the deal before dinner, and pop the cork for dessert."

AISC Remembers Ground-breaking Architect I.M. Pei

May. 17, 2019 - "I.M. Pei leaves a physical and intellectual legacy of constant innovation, much of which featured steel as the structural medium," AISC President Charles J. Carter, SE, PE, PhD, said. "His many iconic structures will inspire generations of architects to push the boundaries and bring new ideas to life and we look forward to being part of that celebration of his work and influence."

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