June 7, 2017
The Terminal East Infill at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, has earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
- April 1, 2016
- April 1, 2016
June 6, 2017
The student steel bridge team from École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS) in Montreal, Canada, were named champions of the 2017 ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC), hosted by Oregon State University in Corvallis, Ore., May 26-27.
June 5, 2017
AISC recently learned that OSHA intends to propose extending the July 1, 2017 date by which certain employers are required to submit the information from their completed 2016 Form 300A electronically. As a result, records will not be made public until they are submitted electronically.
- April 13, 2016
- April 13, 2016
May 31, 2017
The Weber County Library Headquarters Branch in Roy, Utah, has earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
April 5, 2011
SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings and the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) are pleased to announce a joint certification standard for shop application of protective coatings.
- April 14, 2016
- May 4, 2016
May 30, 2017
Nominations are now being accepted for the prestigious T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award, which includes a $15,000 cash prize. The award recognizes a lecturer-author whose technical paper (or papers) is considered an outstanding contribution to engineering literature on fabricated structural steel.
May 25, 2017
AISC Calls on Commerce Department to Expand Trade Remedies to Downstream Manufactured and Fabricated Steel Products
AISC yesterday testified to the U.S. Commerce Department that foreign fabricated steel is eroding the competitiveness of U.S. steel fabrication, and imposing trade remedies is essential to preserve the capacity of U.S. steel fabricators to serve critical national defense and security needs.
- May 11, 2016
- May 17, 2016
May 18, 2017
AISC is seeking proposals for research projects that address the topics of eccentric column stiffeners, and bolts and welds in combination.
May 15, 2017
On May 9, AISC sent a letter to President Trump thanking him for his support of the domestic steel industry.
- May 18, 2016
- May 25, 2016
May 11, 2017
Mark W. Trimble, PE, has joined AISC as its new vice president of certification. He’ll be managing the AISC Certification Program, which certifies more than 1,400 fabricators, erectors, and manufacturers of buildings, bridges, bridge components and hydraulic structures.
April 20, 2017
The 2017 AISC Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities is now available for public review until May 22.
- May 26, 2016
- May 27, 2016
April 19, 2017
Building designers now have a valuable resource for the design of castellated and cellular beams in AISC’s Design Guide 31: Castellated and Cellular Beam Design.
April 17, 2017
The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) in Washington, D.C., has earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
- June 1, 2016
- June 9, 2016
April 4, 2017
AISC has issued new requirements for its Certified Building Fabricator Program and its new Hydraulic Steel Structures Program, which are now available at www.aisc.org/certification.
March 29, 2017
More than 80 structural steel fabrication and erection facilities are being honored with an AISC Safety Award for their excellent records of safety performance in 2016.
- June 14, 2016
- June 20, 2016
March 22, 2017
Thirteen structural steel building projects have earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
March 9, 2017
Patricia M. Clayton, PhD, an assistant professor with the University of Texas at Austin’s Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering’s Ferguson Structural Engineering Laboratory, is the recipient of AISC’s 2017 Milek Fellowship Award.
- June 23, 2016
- June 30, 2016
March 2, 2017
AISC has released a position paper affirming its support of President Donald J. Trump’s call for expanded rules mandating “Buy American” and “Hire American” on infrastructure projects.
March 1, 2017
The 2016 version of the AISC standard, Seismic Provisions for Structural Steel Buildings (ANSI/AISC 341-16), is now available for free downloading at www.aisc.org/2016SP.
- July 7, 2016
August 31, 2016
AISC Partners with Charles Pankow Foundation on Research Project to Advance Steel Plate Composite Shear Walls Filled with Concrete
AISC is pleased to be working with the Charles Pankow Foundation on a research project to advance the state of the art for Concrete-Filled Composite Plate Shear Walls (CF-CPSW).
- April 15, 2015
- April 14, 2015
February 21, 2017
Twelve leaders from across the structural steel design, construction and academic community will be presented with awards by AISC at the 2017 NASCC: The Steel Conference, March 22-24 in San Antonio.
January 26, 2017
AISC is pleased to announce the election of seven new members to its Board of Directors.
- April 2, 2015
- March 27, 2015
January 20, 2017
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost (R-IL), along with nearly 20 House Republicans, published a letter to the incoming Trump Administration pledging their assistance in the development of its "Buy American, Hire American" initiative.
January 20, 2017
The 2016 version of the AISC standard, Specification for Structural Steel Buildings (ANSI/AISC 360-16), is now available for free downloading at www.aisc.org/2016spec.
- March 25, 2015
- March 24, 2015
January 9, 2017
Danielle D. Kleinhans, PE, PhD, has joined the National Steel Bridge Alliance (NSBA), a division of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), as its new Managing Director.
December 16, 2016
AISC is supporting ARTBA’s (American Road & Transportation Builders Association) grassroots effort to impact infrastructure activity. As such, we encourage everyone to visit ARTBA’s Grassroots Action Center, which will automatically send an email message, a tweet and Facebook post, to your representative and two senators.
- March 17, 2015
- March 11, 2015
December 14, 2016
Steel erection on the westbound approach lanes for the new Tappan Zee Bridge in New York has recently completed.
December 12, 2016
The 2017 NASCC: The Steel Conference takes place March 22-24 in San Antonio at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and will offer more than 130 technical sessions and feature over 220 exhibitors showcasing the latest equipment, software and tools.
- March 3, 2015
- February 17, 2015
November 28, 2016
The American Physical Society’s (APS) newly renovated headquarters in Ridge, N.Y., has earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
November 18, 2016
The new Rutgers Business School in Piscataway, N.J., has earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
- February 4, 2015
- January 27, 2015
November 10, 2016
New revisions to UL Design No. D982 will allow fire protection costs to be cut nearly in half compared with old unrestrained applications.
November 7, 2016
The Nu Skin Innovation Center in Provo, Utah, has earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
- January 8, 2015