AISC Honors Corona Park Pool and Ice Rink

Earlier this year, the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) awarded the Flushing Meadows Corona Park Natatorium and Ice Rink its national award for a project ranging from $15 million to $75 million. Featured in the Fall 2007 issue of Metals In Construction, the structure, originally designed as part of New York City’s 2012 Olympic bid, now offers city inhabitants year-round recreation facilities with a highly efficient cable-stayed roof that towers above the park. Click here to read the article. Eleven structural steel building projects earned national recognition as part of the 2009 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2). Conducted annually by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC), the IDEAS2 awards recognize outstanding achievements in structural steel engineering and architecture throughout the country. Click here to learn more about this year’s winners.