Architects' Guide

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Designing with Structural Steel | A Guide for Architects

The AISC Architect's Guide is meant to inspire while providing practical information about structural steel. This portion of the website aims to provide architects with further information, design guides, and references. 

You have a vision. You want to bring it to life using materials that don't limit your creativity. You want it to be sustainable. You want it to be safe. 

The American Institute of Steel Construction gives architects the tools they need to build a beautiful future in structural steel, taking full advantage of the many attributes that make steel the ideal structural material.