Second Quarter Engineering Journal Now Available

The second quarter 2016 issue of AISC’s Engineering Journal is now available at You can view, download and print the current digital edition.

Articles in this issue include:

  • “Design of Horizontal Life Lines in Personal Fall Arrest Systems” by Thomas S. Dranger, Ph.D., S.E.

  • “Tensile Strength of Embedded Anchor Groups: Tests and Strength Models” by David A. Grilli and Amit M. Kanvinde

  • “Cross Section Strength of Circular Concrete-Filled Steel Tube Beam Columns” by Mark D. Denavit, Jerome F. Hajjar and Roberto T. Leon
  • “Design for Deconstruction with Demountable Composite Beams and Floor Systems” by Judy Liu

You can search the complete EJ archive at Current and past articles are free to AISC members and ePubs subscribers; non-AISC members may subscribe to EJ at the AISC bookstore.

Is there a steel design topic that you would like to see addressed in more detail? EJ is always looking for ideas for papers. Authors interested in submitting papers should contact Margaret Matthew, editor, at See the author guidelines.