Yearly Archives: 2018

AISC Design Guide 34 Steel-Framed Stairway Design Published

The Design Guide for Steel-Framed Stairway Design, written by Adam Friedman, SE, PE, was recently published by American Institute of Steel Construction. You may purchase a copy or access it here.

In an effort to set clear expectations and provide practical design information for the steel industry related to the framing around stairways and the structural support of stairs themselves. The guide...

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Cold-Formed Steel Structures Conference 2018

Two employees of CSD presented papers at the 2018 Wei-Wen Yu International Specialty Conference on Cold-Formed Steel Structures November 7-8 at St. Louis Station, St. Louis, Missouri. The conference featured publications authored by researchers, manufacturers, trade organizations, and structural engineers pertaining to the analysis, design, and use of cold-formed steel in buildings and other structures. The two-day conference featured authors from throughout North America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and...

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Steel Framed Stairway Design 2-Part Webinar

Adam Friedman, in follow up to his recent NASCC conference presentation, is conducting a webinar with partnership with the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC). It is a two part webinar on May 30th and June 6th. Part 1 of the webinar provides guidance for the design and layout of steel elements for steel framed stairways, guards, handrail and related components. Information...
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Dr. Mahmoud Maamouri and John Rolfes Present Structural Provisions of the 2015 International Building Code, May 9-10, 2018

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). Solidify your working understanding of the 2015 International Building Code (IBC) structural provisions and confidently apply these provisions during structural design and plan review. It will run May 9 to 10, 2018 in Madison, Wisconsin. More information regarding this course...
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CSD at NASCC 2018

Several CSD employees will be both attending and presenting at this year's AISC's NASCC: The Steel Conference from April 11, 2018 through April 13, 2018 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.
Steel Framed Stairway Design by Adam Friedman Wednesday Morning N3a, Thursday Evening N3b View the recording here. The New Certification Program Requirements and Standard: What Do They Mean for You? by Mike West Wednesday Morning Q2 It...
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