Continuing Education

The Steel Construction Manual, 15th Ed. and 2016 Specification Seminar

Cleveland, OH

Registration is close for this event.

This seminar is hosted by SEAOO/ASCE-Cleveland.

Presented by Louis F. Geschwindner, PhD, PE

The 2016 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings and the 15th Edition Steel Construction Manual are both available now. You won't want to miss this half-day seminar where these publications will be discussed. The important changes and clarifications that have been incorporated into these documents will be explained. The seminar will examine the Specification chapter by chapter and highlight changes since the 2010 version. Design examples will be presented to demonstrate the changes in the Specification and how to apply useful design aids in the Manual.

The seminar will highlight changes to:

  • Treatment of compression members with slender elements
  • Treatment of tees and double angles in bending
  • Shear provisions for built-up I-shapes
  • Bolted connection provisions
  • And more…


7:30 AM Registration and morning pastries and beverages
8:00 AM Seminar begins
12:00 PM Seminar concludes
Note: no lunch will be provided.


Holiday Inn Independence
6001 Rockside Rd.
Independence, OH 44131

  • Location: Cleveland, OH
  • Date: November 6, 2018, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST
  • PDH Credits: 4
  • Cost:

    Please refer to SEAOO / ASCE-Cleveland for pricing information.


    SEAOO / ASCE-Cleveland

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