24   Speedy Delivery
By Alex Hesse, PE, Greg Reindl, PE, and Heath Stein, PE
Steel helped a Colorado children’s hospital expansion project team create and stick to a rapid construction timeline.

32   Reaching New Heights in the Mile High City
By Geoff Weisenberger
A new downtown Denver high-rise raises expectations for office and collaborative construction experiences.

42   Spirited Steel
The 2023 Steel Design Student Competition challenged students to design campus spiritual spaces that welcome visitors of all backgrounds.


16   A Fresh Look at Composite Members
By Abdullah Alghossoon, PhD
A new Specification appendix includes provisions for designing with high-strength concrete-filled composite members.

Field Notes
18   The Camera Eye
Interview by Geoff Weisenberger
Architecture professor and 2023 AISC Lifetime Achievement Award winner Terri Meyer Boake has become a respected voice on architecturally exposed structural steel due in no small part to her masterful photography skills.

Business Issues
22   The Dos and Don’ts of Hiring
By Rich Camacho
Hiring is hard, but there are several key steps business owners can take to ensure it’s no more difficult than it needs to be.