Listen to the Steel: Duane Miller on Welding

Listen to the Steel: Duane Miller on Welding

Date:Thursday, February 19, 2009, 7:30 am-5:00 pm
Location: McGraw-Hill Auditorium, 1221 Ave of the Americas, NY 10020
Sponsored By:AISC with participation by The Steel Institute of New York

Everything you need to know about welding applications is discussed in AISC’s new one-day seminar, Listen to the Steel, presented by recognized authority Duane Miller. Organized into six modules covering a range of topics, the seminar is geared toward providing architects, engineers and contractors with practical information on how to achieve successful welding solutions. For details about each module, click here. Sign-in and breakfast/refreshments at 7:30 am, with the seminar starting at 8:00 am. Lunch is provided. Attendees will receive a copy of the author’s course notes and a copy of the new Welding Design Guide: AISC Design Guide 21 – Welded Connections – A Primer for Engineers.

Event Recap: Duane Miller addressed an audience of approximately 165 architects, engineers, and construction authorities, in addition to trainees from Local 40 and 361 apprenticeship programs. Miller spoke on the details of welded connections, special welding applications, heavy steel welding, seismic welding, cost reduction ideas, and the “Listen to the Steel” concept.

The seminar was a direct result of the newly published AISC Design Guide 21: Welded Connections—A Primer for Engineers, which Miller authored. To purchase the guide from the AISC Bookstore, click here.