Steel Industry's Top Design Award Seeks Outstanding Buildings

AISC's flagship competition for buildings is now accepting entries for the 2023 IDEAS² Awards, which recognize outstanding projects that illustrate the exciting possibilities of structural steel. May 20, 2022

AISC Releases Updated Design Guide for Structural Stainless Steel

Design Guide 27, 2nd Ed., Structural Stainless Steel is based on the new Specification for Structural Stainless Steel Buildings. May 17, 2022

Seismic Standard Available for Limited Public Review

Table D1.1a of AISC 341 details width-to-thickness ratios for diagonal braces. This is the only part of the specification that is currently available for public review and comment.

AISC Issues Technical Advisory about Painting Interior Steel

Do you need to prime or paint fully enclosed steel members in building structures? In a lot of cases, you don't! Knowing when not to specify it can save money and time. May 10, 2022

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