The Nu Skin Innovation Center in Provo, Utah, earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS²).
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) updated AISI S310, North American Standard for the Design of Profiled Steel Diaphragm Panels.
ANSI/AISC 303-16 — the 2016 AISC Code of Standard Practice for Steel Buildings and Bridges — is now available as a free PDF download.
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.
The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) updated “Welding Cold-Formed Steel” (Technical Note F140-16). This Tech Note provides information on the applicable codes, processes, procedures, design considerations, fabrication and inspection involved in welding cold-formed steel members and hardware components.
HC2 Holdings, Inc., a diversified holding company, announced that its operating subsidiary DBM Global Inc., a family of companies providing fully integrated structural and steel construction services, has entered into an agreement to acquire the detailing and Building Information Modeling (BIM) management business of PDC Global Pty Ltd., a global engineering design, detailing and 3D BIM management company.
A five-story residence in Dallas has earned national recognition in the 2016 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS²).
A webinar featuring a new documentary on one of America's greatest bridge designers drew more than 5,000 online viewers in celebration of the structural steel industry's eighth annual SteelDay on September 30.
By Tyler B. Sease, E.I.T. Practicing structural engineers typically design seismic force resisting systems (SFRS) for high seismic regions in one of two manners, either...