2016 Specification for Structural Steel Buildings Draft Available for Public Review

March 11, 2015

(Chicago, IL) - The current draft of the 2016 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings is available for public review until April 27, 2015 on the AISC website. This is an update of the 2010 version of the Specification.

The draft Specification 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 form provided online to Cynthia J. Duncan, AISC's director of engineering, at, or via mail to 1 E. Wacker Drive, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60601. The deadline for comment submittal on this draft is April 27, 2015.


For more information contact:

Dani Friedland
Marketing Communications Strategist

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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