Steel Construction and Products

Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (

Precast units from Coreslab Structures (left) being put in place at Valparaiso (Ind.) Universitys new student residence. A bath

November 07, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Few colleges or universities have embraced prefabrication more wholeheartedly than Valparaiso (In...

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Photo: Dwight Burdette via Wikimedia Commons

Photo: Dwight Burdette via Wikimedia Commons

November 06, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Demountable structural steel assemblies would be a greener way to make use of steel in the constr...

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November 03, 2014 | AISC

These prestigious awards recognize outstanding achievement in engineering and architecture on str...

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August 13, 2014

Hosted by AISC and its members and partners, SteelDay offers free events throughout the country f...

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Renderings courtesy of Forster + Partners

Renderings courtesy of Forster + Partners

July 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The London-based firm unveiled plans for the Russian Copper Company's headquarters in Yekaterinbu...

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Using 3D printing, Arup engineers were able to design and fabricate this lightwe

Using 3D printing, Arup engineers were able to design and fabricate this lightweight, complex steel node more efficiently. Phot

June 18, 2014 | Arup

The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slas...

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Installation of steel deck (here, from manufacturer New Millennium Building Syst

Installation of steel deck (here, from manufacturer New Millennium Building Systems) in progress. For additional technical infor

April 09, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Cons...

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February 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.

February 11, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Located in the Netherlands, the project was designed to promote a healthier lifestyle. 

Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group and James KM Cheng Architects, the 49-story Beach & Howe Tower in Vancouver features a twisting,

February 05, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi...

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January 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff

A grand atrium, reaching some 30 stories, highlights the contemporary, bright-white design scheme...

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Kingdom Tower, set to become the worlds next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,

Kingdom Tower, set to become the worlds next-tallest building at 1,000 meters, broke ground in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, in 2013.

January 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff and CTBUH

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction fore...

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Renderings and plans courtesy New Wave Architecture

Renderings and plans courtesy New Wave Architecture

January 27, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Forget the rock climbing wall. A developer in Iran is building a rock climbing hall. Tha...

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Renderings courtesy Foster + Partners, Comcast Corp.

Renderings courtesy Foster + Partners, Comcast Corp.

January 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The British architect last week unveiled his scheme for the $1.2 billion, 59-story Comcast Innova...

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At 1,166 feet, the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2 was the tallest build

At 1,166 feet, the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2 was the tallest building completed in 2013. Photo: JW Marriott

January 21, 2014 | BD+C Staff

Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 to...

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All photos courtesy Joseph di Pasquale Architect

All photos courtesy Joseph di Pasquale Architect

January 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff

The 33-story Guanghzou Circle takes the shape of a giant ribbon spool, with the floor space house...

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December 31, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The world's tallest twisting tower and the rise of augmented reality technology in construction w...

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December 17, 2013 | AISC

Twenty years ago the Northridge Earthquake shook California and the results surprised designers t...

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November 13, 2013 | AISC

Design professionals now have a valuable new resource on practical applications for stability des...

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The Furniture Row retail center in Charlotte, N.C., provides a single destinatio

The Furniture Row retail center in Charlotte, N.C., provides a single destination that incorporates four specialty stores: Sofa

November 05, 2013 | Star Building SystemsSponsored content

The Furniture Row retail center in Charlotte, N.C., incorporates four specialty stores in a disti...

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November 05, 2013

The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) has added more historic documents to its onli...

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October 25, 2013 | BD+C Editor

In California, there are still hundreds of concrete buildings that need reinforcement to bring th...

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October 22, 2013 | BD+C Staff

The 75-story residential building, designed by SOM, features a dramatically rising helix shape fo...

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The luminous ceilings at the landmark Manufacturers Hanover Trust building in Ne

The luminous ceilings at the landmark Manufacturers Hanover Trust building in New York radiate once again, thanks to a two-year, multi-million-dollar restoration and conversion effort led by the structures original architect, SOM. The project converted the 59-year-old bank building into high-end retail space for a new owner. It required numerous structural upgrades to accommodate a new elevator and the relocation of the escalators. Photo: Eduard Hueber

October 09, 2013 | David Barista, Editor-in-Chief

More than 50 years after SOM completed the Manufacturers Hanover Trust building, the firm is aske...

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October 07, 2013 | New Millennium Building Systems

This three-part course takes a building owner’s perspective on the range of cost and performance...

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October 03, 2013 | AISC

Where will you be on SteelDay this year? Whether you visit a structural steel facility, tour a jo...

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National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Va. Photo: Paul Warchol

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Springfield, Va. Photo: Paul Warchol

October 01, 2013 | AISC

The Barclays Center arena in Brooklyn and the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, N.C., are among p...

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August 21, 2013 | AISC

The 2013 edition of Selected ASTM Standards for Structural Steel Fabrication (AISC 503-13) is now...

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The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component

The Poly Corporation Headquarters in Beijing features a unique design component that was created specifically for this building: The Rocker, which supports the world's largest cable-net glass wall.

July 09, 2013 | CTBUH and BD+C Staff

KONE's carbon-fiber hoisting technology and the Broad Group's prefab construction process are amo...

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