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AISI STANDARDS COUNCIL SMALL PROJECT FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM ANNOUNCES WINNING RESEARCH PROPOSALS FOR 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Standards Council has selected five winning research proposals for its 2019 Small Project Fellowship...

National Association of Counties Statement on America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act

WASHINGTON – The U.S.Senate Environment and Public Works Committee this week unveiled the America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act (ATIA), which authorizes $287 billion in funding from...

AISI Comments on Senate Committee Passage of Highway Legislation

WASHINGTON, DC – Thomas J. Gibson, president and CEO of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), today issued a statement in reaction to the...

Trinseo Releases 9th Annual Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility Report

BERWYN, Pa. — Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex binders, and synthetic rubber, announced the release of its 2019 Sustainability and Corporate...

American Wood Council’s Flame Spread Guide Updated

LEESBURG, VA. – The American Wood Council (AWC) has released an updated version of Design for Code Acceptance (DCA) 1 - Flame Spread Performance of Wood Products Used for Interior...

SSSBA Publishes New Research Report in Innovative Press-Brake-Formed Steel Tub Girder Bridge Technology Series

Washington D.C. - The Short Span Steel Bridge Alliance (SSSBA) has added a new research report to its series on the development and experimental...

ACMA Releases 2nd Edition National Standard Fiberglass Grating Manual

Arlington, Va. – The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) has released a new resource on the ACMA Education Hub. The official ANSI Approved: FRP Composites...

Innovative Materials: Carbon Fibers Made from Algae

Munich – In combination with granite or other types of hard rock, carbon fibers make possible all-new construction and building materials. Theoretical calculations show:...

AEM: Equipment Manufacturers Optimistic Trade Deal Possible

Washington, D.C. – Progress towards a U.S.-China trade deal during the G-20 Summit in Osaka, Japan, raised hopes by equipment manufacturers for a prospective deal...
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