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May 1996


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Metal Stairs and Railings: Will the Responsible Designer Please Step Forward?
There is increased concern among some professionals over the reduced oversight or involvement by the Architect of Engineer of Record. (153KB PDF)


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Octagonal Shape Reduces Airplane Hangar Costs
While a square hangar would have been simpler to design, and octagonal building substantially reduced life cycle costs. (146KB PDF)


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Signature Roof Enhances Basketball Arena
A feeling of excitement permeates the design thanks in part to 65-ft. cantilevered overhangs at both ends of the building. (187KB PDF)


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Statistical Analysis of Charpy V-Notch Toughness For Steel Wide Flange Structural Shapes
A new study shows adequate and acceptable CVN valves are obtained even though toughness is not required by material or design specifications. (73KB PDF)


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