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SEAM Seminar: The AISC Steel Construction Manual, 15th Edition and the 2016 Specification

SEAM will be hosting a half-day seminar presented by the American Institute of Steel Construction. Important changes and clarifications that have been incorporated into the 2016 AISC Specification for Structural Steel Buildings and the 15th Edition Steel Construction Manual will … Continue reading

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SEAM December 2018 Meeting: Tour of St. John Street Parking Garage, Portland

SEAM has arranged for a tour of the deep foundation construction of an 8 story, 2,450-space garage on the west side of St. John Street. It’s a great opportunity to observe the pile driving operations, pile cap/grade beam construction, and … Continue reading

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SEAM Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) Workshop

SEAM will be hosting a full-day CLT design workshop presented by Mr. Howard M. Thurston, P.E., Ph.D., Head of Engineering KLH-USA. This seminar will cover several aspects of CLT design including: structural properties and features, shipping and logistical considerations, construction … Continue reading

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SEAM Meeting: Renovating the Boston Public Library Johnson Building

SEAM will be hosting a dinner meeting detailing the recent renovations to the Boston Public Library. Major renovations to an iconic building can create substantial structural challenges, particularly when the building remains occupied during construction. The recent transformation of the … Continue reading

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