Civil + Structural Engineering News

U.S. structural steel industry to celebrate SteelDay on Sept. 15

Hosted by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) and its members and partners, the structural steel industry’s ninth annual SteelDay on Sept. 15 offers the opportunity for AEC professionals, students and others to gain insight into the work, experience and accomplishments of the U.S. structural steel industry

Samsung Americas headquarters wins national steel design award

The Samsung Americas Headquarters (Device Solutions) in San Jose, Calif., earned national recognition in the 2017 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).

Todd A. Helwig, Ph.D., wins 2017 AISC T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award

Todd A. Helwig, Ph.D., associate professor of civil engineering at the University of Texas at Austin, is the 2017 recipient of AISC’s prestigious T.R. Higgins Lectureship Award. Helwig is being honored for his paper, “Stiffness Behavior of Cross Frames in Steel Bridge Systems,” and other papers related to stability bracing.