October 2018 Issue
Designing from the Inside Out
See how this “Best of the Best” higher education project addressed challenges related to the sun and climate, integrating ample daylight and surrounding views, while shading windows in a cost-efficient way.Read more
Control Acoustics in Multi-family Construction
Acoustical disturbances in multi-family construction are difficult to rectify after the building is completed. The problem is best resolved in the design-engineering phase, where long-span composite steel deck slabs are a proven solution.Read more
Did You Know?
Fall Arrest Anchorage Specification
Field welding fall arrest posts directly to the top chord of a steel joist can be especially problematic. Recognizing the scope of this problem and related solutions can help prevent field safety issues and control costs.Read more