Engineering Journal Q4 Now Available Online

The fourth quarter 2014 issue of Engineering Journal is now available in PDF format at You can view, print and share the current digital edition.

This issue contains Reidar Bjorhovde's final Current Steel Structures Research column. Bjorhovde is an international research expert and served for 10 years as the journal's inaugural research editor. Judy Liu, a professor at Purdue University, will be EJs next research editor starting in 2015.

Other articles in this issue include:

Evaluation and Repair of Bridge Truss Gusset Plates
By Howard Hill, Jonathan C. Mcgormley, Jonathan Lewis, Wade Clarke and Thomas Nagle

Two-Way Bending of Base Plates under Uniaxial Moment Loading--Alternative Approach
By Edward R. Haninger and Bruce M. Tong

A Graphical Design Aid for Selecting Standard W-Shape Steel Beam-Columns with Minimum Weight
By Mohammad Ali Sa'adat and Mohammad Reza Banan

Effective Weld Properties for Hollow Structural Section T-Connections under Branch In-Plane Bending
Matthew R. McFadden and Jeffrey A. Packer

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Downloads of current and past articles in PDF format are free to AISC members and ePubs subscribers. Non-AISC members may subscribe to EJ at the AISC bookstore.