The AISC, American institute of Steel Construction, was founded in 1921 and is a non-profit trade association and technical institute. The AISC is a leader in steel construction activities such as: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development.
Standards & Codes from the AISC
This, the 14th edition and major update of the AISC Steel Construction Manual, includes the new HP16 and HP18 series. The first edition was published in 1927 and is considered THE source for steel construction guidelines and codes. The 14 edition is currently in its second printing.
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The 3rd edition of Detailing for Steel Construction covers structural steel detailing conventions. Topics include:
-general fabrication requirements
-common connection details\
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