STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING EXPERTISE - PRACTICAL ENGINEERING SOLUTIONS - EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE

Category Archives: Recent News

AISC Steel Construction Manual 15th Edition Companion Resources Released

AISC has released the companion resources for the 15th edition of the steel construction manual. These resources include design examples and tables to assist in designing members, connections and structural systems. We are thankful for the opportunity to assist in the creation of these assets! These resources are available by clicking here....
Read more

John Rolfes lectures at 6th International Steel Conference

John Rolfes recently presented a lecture at the 6th International Steel Construction Conference in Bogota, Colombia, sponsored by the Colombian Institute of Steel Construction (ICCA).  This conference is attended by hundreds of professionals and students from Colombia and surrounding South American and Central American countries.  The lecture was on the Unique Design Characteristics of Industrial Buildings.   ...
Read more

CSD Authors Construction Engineering Article in Modern Steel Construction

Tom Getschman, a principal with CSD Structural Engineers, has authored an article featured in the June 2017 edition of Modern Steel Construction. The article, Taking the Complexity out of Complex Erection, discusses complex steel erection bracing for unique steel structures and applicable successful bracing strategies. The article can be found here....
Read more

Dr. Mahmoud Maamouri and John Rolfes Present Structural Provisions of the 2015 International Building Code

Dr. Mahmoud Maamouri and John Rolfes are presenting a course on the 2015 International Building Code along with Sandra Hyde of the International Code Council (ICC). The course will focus on the latest changes to chapters 16 to 23. It will run May 10 to 11, 2017 in Madison, Wisconsin. More information regarding this course and how to register can be found here....
Read more

Dr. LeRoy Lutz to receive Beedle Award at NASCC

Dr. LeRoy Lutz will be presented with the Beedle Award during the 2017 SSRC Annual Stability Conference during NASCC. The presentation will be held in Room 217A on Friday March 24 at 10:15 a.m. Dr. Lutz will also present on “The History of the Development of the Single Angle Design Provisions in the AISC Specification.” Dr. Lutz is Vice President Emeritus of Computerized...
Read more

CSD at NASCC 2017

Several CSD employees will be both attending and presenting at this year's AISC's NASCC: The Steel Conference from March 22, 2017 through March 24, 2017 in San Antonio, TX. Jim Fisher will be presenting "Building Design - The Intelligent Approach" on Wednesday from 3:15-4:15 and on Thursday from 4:15-5:15. Mike West will be presenting on two different topics.  He will be presenting "Case Studies in How to Use the Code of Standard Practice to Prevent and...
Read more

Congratulations to Forest Park Middle School on STEM Forward / Future Cities competition

CSD would like to congratulate the students and staff of Forest Park Middle School.  One of their student teams recently won the regional STEM Forward / Future Cities competition at MSOE and will advance to the national competition in Washington, DC.  Several CSD engineers dedicated time over the last months to mentor the STEM class at Forest Park, and to judge their intramural...
Read more

2017 MSOE CAECM Career Night

CSD will be attending this year's Milwaukee School of Engineering's CAECM Career Night on Thursday, January 27, 2017 from 6:00-8:30 PM.  This event is held at MSOE's Kern Center.  Feel free to stop by and learn more about CSD. The Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management Department’s annual Career Night provides CSD an opportunity to showcase our company, meet MSOE faculty and students,...
Read more