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The International Code Council Releases 2021 International Codes in Spanish

May 22, 2024 - in Buildings

Spanish editions are now available in print and digital formats Washington, D.C.– The International Code Council’s 2021 International Codes®  (I-Codes) are now available in Spanish, in both print and digital formats. This release marks a significant…

Unlocking Creativity: Arcadis Unveils Miami Office in The Plaza Coral Gables

May 22, 2024 - in Buildings

Arcadis has just completed its Miami office, located at the heart of The Plaza Coral Gables. Dedicated exclusively to Arcadis' architecture and urbanism…

DIGroup Architecture Rehabilitates Carnegie-Era Libraries into Vital Resource Hubs in Philadelphia

May 17, 2024 - in Buildings

Paschalville Library Exterior Rendering Philadelp (Photo Courtesy: DIGroup Architecture)   Improvements create a safe, accessible and reimagined…

Building Safety Month Gives a Glimpse into the World of Building Safety Professionals

May 14, 2024 - in Buildings

Week Three of the Code Council’s Building Safety Month campaign spotlights how building safety professionals make a difference in their communities Washington, D.C. –The International Code Council’s 44th annual Building Safety Month campaign continues…

Next Version of AISC N690 Available for Limited Public Review

CHICAGO - A draft of the next edition of the AISC Specification for Safety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities (AISC N690) is now available for limited public review and comment. This edition of N690 will supersede the 2018 version, and it is anticipated…

American Concrete Institute Releases 2024 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices

FARMINGTON HILLS, MICHIGAN (May 1, 2024) The American Concrete Institute has released the 2024 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications, and Practices. The ACI Collection is the most comprehensive and largest single source of information on concrete…

Help Keep the Places We Live, Work and Play Safe with Week One of Building Safety Month

May 1, 2024 - in Buildings

Learn how building safety affects us all and how you can help your community   Washington, D.C. –May is Building Safety Month. This year marks the International Code Council’s 44th annual campaign to raise awareness about the importance of building…

AISC Expands Sustainability Focus

April 30, 2024 - in Buildings, Structural components

CHICAGO - When the design community has a question about steel, they naturally turn to the American Institute of Steel Construction. After all, AISC literally writes the specification for the design of steel buildings. In recognition of the growing importance…

Protect Your Structure with Simple “7 C Strategy for Cost-Effective Preventative Maintenance”

April 26, 2024 - in Buildings

(St. Louis, MO) “Cost-effective”, “Preventative” and “Maintenance” are all common buzzwords used in the construction industry, and while the terminology is understood, few really understand how to make “cost-effective preventative maintenance”…

New AISC/SJI Design Guide Details Rain Loads and Ponding

April 16, 2024 - in Buildings, Structural components

CHICAGO – The American Institute of Steel Construction and the Steel Joist Institute have teamed up to create a comprehensive reference volume for rain loads and ponding design. Design Guide 40, Rain Loads and Ponding provides guidance for the design of…