Industry Links and Events

Attract Interns to Your Company through AISC

Is your company looking to hire student interns?  Connect with thousands of engineering students from the nation’s top engineering universities through AISC’s Student Internships webpage at www.aisc.org/internships.  Through this webpage, students can review available internships and link to appropriate company sites or contacts. AISC provides this as a free service to AISC members as well as the students searching for…read more →

Cold-Formed Steel (CFS) Tools: Download Design Guides and other Technical Documents

Are you interested in finding additional resources for the design of cold-formed steel members? In the September 2016 SE University session, Roger LaBoube, PhD, PE, from Missouri University of Science & Technology, gave a presentation on Design Aids and Design Examples for Cold-Formed Steel.  He reviewed the resources available to structural engineers from various organizations and gave references for design…read more →

Survey for Structural Engineering Exam – Professional Activities and Knowledge Study

Do you have an interest in providing input on the knowledge and skills that are needed for an engineer who wants to take (and pass) the Structural Engineering Exam? NCEES is making a survey available until May 1st, and they are looking for licensed engineers to participate in the survey to help update the specifications for the Structural Engineering exam. This…read more →

CASE Publications Available on Updated Website, Including the Free Document CASE Guide to Special Inspections

As we mentioned in a previous blog post on the Toolkit for Ten Foundations of Risk Management, the Council of American Structural Engineers (CASE) offers documents, including the toolkit articles, at no charge to its members. These documents are also available for purchase, and a discount is available to members of ACEC. Earlier this year, ACEC and CASE updated its…read more →

Congratulations to Students from UC Davis (Steel Bridge) and UN-Reno (Concrete Canoe)

SE Solutions offers our congratulations to student winners in the 2014 ASCE/AISC National Student Steel Bridge Competition (NSSBC) and the ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition. National Student Steel Bridge Competition UC Davis was the overall winner at NSSBC. This was their second overall win, and first since 2005. Massachusetts Institute of Technology took second place overall, and University of California,…read more →

Design Values for Visually-Graded Southern Pine Dimension Lumber

New design values went into effect approximately one year ago (June 1, 2013) for visually graded Southern Pine. These values had been approved by the American Lumber Standard Committee, and apply to new construction only. To help explain some of the changes that were made, and which type of products were affected, Catherine Kaake, PE, of the Southern Forest Products…read more →

Updated AISC 358 Document Now Available

AISC recently issued a press release that a Second Supplement for ANSI / AISC 358 has been issued in 2014. ANSI / AISC 358 is the standard that provides information about Prequalified Connections for Special and Intermediate Steel Moment Frames for Seismic Applications, including some proprietary connections. One of the primary changes from Supplement No. 2 is the inclusion of…read more →

SE Solutions Provides Scholarships to Cal Poly, SLO Students for Structural Forum Event

SE Solutions was pleased to work recently with the Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo SEAOC Group as they hosted their annual “Structural Forum” program, in which students had the opportunity to hear from key structural engineering leaders in a morning session, and attend a dinner and job fair in the evening. SE Solutions provided scholarships to eight ARCE Students, allowing…read more →

SE Solutions Assisting AISC with Students Connecting with Industry Sessions at NASCC

SE Solutions is excited to be assisting AISC with its event for structural engineering students at the North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC) for the 4th year in a row. The Students Connecting with Industry Sessions (SCIS) begins with several speakers in the morning talking about student specific issues, followed by lunch and an exhibit hall tour. The afternoon features…read more →

NASCC: The Steel Conference and Structures Congress are Coming Soon!

NASCC: The Steel Conference is being held from March 26-28, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario. This conference will feature 3 days of technical sessions, and for the fourth year in a row, SE Solutions will be assisting AISC with their Students Connecting with Industry Sessions (www.aisc.org/scis), which includes 2 industry speakers in the morning, and a Direct Connect networking session in…read more →

12