2/23/2017 - The SDI standards are included by reference in the 2018 International Building Code and are available for free download at www.sdi.org.
2/21/2017 - Tech Note F103-17 examines the structural elements of a curtain wall system and introduces the subjects of design load and framing analysis.
2/15/2017 - Cold-formed steel projects will be considered for Design Excellence and Innovative Detail (new category), and individuals will be considered for Distinguished Service.
2/14/2017 - This new award honors the people and companies that champion the metal construction industry each year.
2/13/2017 - Research reports RP15-3, RP17-1 and RP17-2 are available for free download.
2/6/2017 - The new 200th Street Bridge in Buchanan County, Iowa is the focus of a discussion and demonstration of the many benefits of steel buried bridges.
1/26/2017 - The awards were presented by MCA at the 2017 Chairman's Awards show and recognize the year's most exceptional building projects involving MCA member companies.
1/25/2017 - Dr. James Fisher will present "Building Design-The Intelligent Approach" on February 15, 2017. The webinar awards 0.15 CEUs or 1.5 PDHs.
1/4/2017 - AISI S917-17 and S918-17 are available for free download at www.aisistandards.org.
12/21/2016 - The webinar is designed for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors, and awards 1.5 PDHs.
12/6/2016 - The new research report, RP16-3, is available for free download.
12/2/2016 - The webinar will be held December 13, 2016 from 3:00 to 4:30 pm EST and will award 1.5 CEUs/Learning Units.
11/17/2016 - The Supplement is available to download free of charge at www.aisistandards.org.
11/16/2016 - The awards will be presented in three categories and submissions must be received by February 10, 2017.
11/15/2016 - Roger LaBoube, Ph.D., conducts this webinar designed for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors that awards 1.5 PDHs.
11/10/2016 - AISI was a co-sponsor of testing which resulted in revisions to UL D982, allowing fire protection costs to be cut nearly in half compared with old unrestrained applications.
11/9/2016 - Co-authored by AISI standards committee members, the document provides a comprehensive overview of the seismic design of cold-formed steel framed buildings.
11/6/2016 - Mark Thimons and Brandie Sebastian discuss the state of sustainability within the steel industry.
11/2/2016 - The new edition, AISI S310-16, incorporates changes made in the just-published 2016 edition of AISI S100, also known as the North American Specification.
11/1/2016 - This 2016 edition supersedes all previous issues of the "Harmonized North American Standard" and is available for free download.
10/21/2016 - Dr. Karl Barth and former student Dr. Greg Michaelson helped to develop and introduce a new way to design short span steel bridges.
10/12/2016 - Tech Note F140-16 covers the applicable codes, processes, design considerations and more involved in welding cold-formed steel members and hardware components.
9/28/2016 - The webinar will be held October 19, 2016 from 11 am to 12:30 pm EDT and awards 0.15 CEUs or 1.5 PDHs.
9/27/2016 - Conducted by Rob Madsen, the webinar will introduce participants to the new standard and offer 1.5 PDHs.
9/22/2016 - The first of the AIA-accredited educational series will be held in Rosemont, IL on October 19, 2016.
8/31/2016 - The conference will be held November 9-10, 2016 at the Royal Sonesta Harbor Court Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.
8/18/2016 - The changes are being put in place for the 2016-2022 standards development cycle with an increased focus on analysis methods, mid-rise framing design and diaphragm design.
8/3/2016 - This year's competition is different in many ways than those held in previous years. It is under way now and will conclude on March 31, 2017.
8/3/2016 - Metal roofs offer installation advantages, have a longer life expectancy than other options, and can moderate the temperatures in the structures they cover.
8/1/2016 - The SDII is a multi-year effort to advance the seismic performance of steel floor and roof diaphragms utilized in structural steel buildings.