Steel Construction and Products
The updated version of the 2016 AISC Code of Standard Practice is now available.
American Institute of Steel Construction seeks input on standard update.
The University of Oregon's Hatfield-Dowlin Football Performance Center earned a Merit Award for the design and structure of the facility. Image: Jeremy Bittermann
Calatrava's soaring Innovation Science and Technology Building at Florida Polytechnic University...read more
One challenge required onsite bending of CFA panels for the curved portion of the facility. Photo courtesy of Metl-Span.
The goal from the beginning was to construct an energy efficient building with insulated metal pa...read more
Construction input prices were down in January, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. Prices for other materials were also down on both a monthly and yearly basis.
The decline in oil and petroleum prices finally showed up in the produce price index data, accord...read more
Photo: Thester11 via Wikimedia Commons
Research at Case Western Reserve University has found that buildings that rock during an earthqua...read more
Two instructors and a doctoral student of the Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology at Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea, make up the team behind the discovery. Photo: Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology/Wikimedia Commons
The new alloy makes steel as strong as titanium.
Few colleges or universities have embraced prefabrication more wholeheartedly than Valparaiso (In...read more
Demountable structural steel assemblies would be a greener way to make use of steel in the constr...read more
These prestigious awards recognize outstanding achievement in engineering and architecture on str...read more
Hosted by AISC and its members and partners, SteelDay offers free events throughout the country f...read more
The London-based firm unveiled plans for the Russian Copper Company's headquarters in Yekaterinbu...read more
The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slas...read more
Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Cons...read more
Mill Junction will house up to 370 students and is supported by 50-year-old grain silos.
Located in the Netherlands, the project was designed to promote a healthier lifestyle.
Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi...read more
A grand atrium, reaching some 30 stories, highlights the contemporary, bright-white design scheme...read more
Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction fore...read more
Forget the rock climbing wall. A developer in Iran is building a rock climbing hall. Tha...read more
The British architect last week unveiled his scheme for the $1.2 billion, 59-story Comcast Innova...read more
Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 to...read more
The 33-story Guanghzou Circle takes the shape of a giant ribbon spool, with the floor space house...read more
The world's tallest twisting tower and the rise of augmented reality technology in construction w...read more
Twenty years ago the Northridge Earthquake shook California and the results surprised designers t...read more
Design professionals now have a valuable new resource on practical applications for stability des...read more
The Furniture Row retail center in Charlotte, N.C., incorporates four specialty stores in a disti...read more
The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) has added more historic documents to its onli...read more
In California, there are still hundreds of concrete buildings that need reinforcement to bring th...read more
The 75-story residential building, designed by SOM, features a dramatically rising helix shape fo...read more
More than 50 years after SOM completed the Manufacturers Hanover Trust building, the firm is aske...read more