2016 Prequalified Moment Connections Standard Draft Available for Public Review

March 27, 2015

(Chicago, IL) - The current draft of the 2016 AISC Prequalified Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications is available for public review starting March 27, 2015 until May 11, 2015 on the AISC website. This is an update of the 2010 version of the standard and its 2011 and 2014 supplements.

The draft prequalified moment connections standard and a comment form are available for download at Photocopies are available for a $35 copying and mailing fee; please contact 312.670.5411 for further information.

Please submit comments using the comment form provided online to Keith Grubb, Manager of Technical Information, at The deadline for submitting comments is May 11, 2015.


For more information contact:

Dani Friedland
Director of Marketing Communications

American Institute of Steel Construction

The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a non-partisan, not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC's mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, market development, and advocacy. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information. 

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