March 09, 2018 | AGC of America
Independent studies suggest the construction industry could lose nearly 30,000 jobs as a result o... read more
A blend of custom designed elements along with standard rolled sections worked together to complete the architectural expression of the daylit terminal and the open and airy concourse. Photo credit: Tim Griffith
| September 01, 2017 | AISC
The facility boasts a new landside Central Terminal and the new 19-gate airside Concourse B, whic... read more
AESS steel columns at Lee Hall III, Clemson University, designed by Thomas Phifer and Partners with McMillan Pazdan Smith Architecture and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Photo: Courtesy SOM / Scott Frances Photography
August 23, 2017 | C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor
Advances in R&D are fostering new forms of structural and aesthetic steel.
June 13, 2017 |
Graham Cranston shares SGH’s efforts to take hold of its project data using mathematical optimizatio... read more
Lamar Station Classroom for Urban Farming, Lakewood, Colo. Photo: Jesse Kuroiwa
April 03, 2017 | AISC + BD+C Staff
The annual awards program, sponsored by the American Institute of Steel Construction, honors the... read more
January 13, 2017 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor
The American Institute of Steel Construction contends that the steel industry is a “world leader”... read more
September 20, 2016 | C.C. Sullivan, Contributing Editor
Steel also has certain advantageous traits in terms of economics and sustainability, says Michael... read more
Rendering courtesy of Forbes Massie/ Heatherwick Studio
September 15, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor
The installation is designed by British architect Thomas Heatherwick and will be the centerpiece... read more
The Rutgers University School of Business won a National Award for Projects $15 million to $75 million in the 2016 IDEAS2 awards
May 05, 2016 | American Institute of Steel Construction
Held annually by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), the IDEAS2 award... read more
| May 04, 2016 | Star Building Systems
Winter Construction is part of the Star family, and their new 8300 sf brewery and tasting room is... read more
Photo: Alan Lam/Creative Commons.
April 04, 2016 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
Updates 2007 edition; includes five comprehensive design examples.
March 28, 2016 | BD+C Editors
The hat truss-supported office tower was topped off in January, rising 25 stories above the Salt... read more
The updated version of the 2016 AISC Code of Standard Practice is now available.
October 23, 2015 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
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
March 30, 2015 | American Institute of Steel Construction
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.
| March 25, 2015 | 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.
February 19, 2015 | BD+C Staff
The decline in oil and petroleum prices finally showed up in the produce price index data, accord... read more
Photo: Thester11 via Wikimedia Commons
February 18, 2015 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
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
February 10, 2015 | BD+C Staff
The new alloy makes steel as strong as titanium.
November 07, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
Few colleges or universities have embraced prefabrication more wholeheartedly than Valparaiso (In... read more
November 06, 2014 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor
Demountable structural steel assemblies would be a greener way to make use of steel in the constr... read more
November 03, 2014 | AISC
These prestigious awards recognize outstanding achievement in engineering and architecture on str... read more
August 13, 2014 |
Hosted by AISC and its members and partners, SteelDay offers free events throughout the country f... read more
July 14, 2014 | BD+C Staff
The London-based firm unveiled plans for the Russian Copper Company's headquarters in Yekaterinbu... read more
June 18, 2014 | Arup
The firm's research shows that 3D printing has the potential to reduce costs, cut waste, and slas... read more
April 09, 2014 | BD+C Staff
Building Teams have been using steel decks with proven success for 75 years. Building Design+Cons... read more
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.
February 05, 2014 | BD+C Staff
Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requi... read more
January 30, 2014 | BD+C Staff
A grand atrium, reaching some 30 stories, highlights the contemporary, bright-white design scheme... read more
January 28, 2014 | BD+C Staff and CTBUH
Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction fore... read more