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New/2 2016 Webinars Scheduled for June

New/2 2016 Webinars Scheduled for June

As Design Data continues the New/2 2016 webinar series, we will host two webinars in the coming weeks of June. The first, Beam and Horizontal Brace Connection Enhancements, is on June 15, and Hole and Weld Enhancements will follow on June 29. Both webinars will take place at 10:30 a.m. CST.

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Zalk Josephs Fabricators Project Featured in Informed Infrastructure

Zalk Josephs Fabricators Project Featured in Informed Infrastructure

SDS/2 played a pivotal role in the success of the 54-story, 1.2-million-square-foot 150 N. Riverside project, a new high rise located on the edge of the Chicago River in downtown Chicago, Illinois.

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Industry News Roundup: May 6, 2016

Industry News Roundup: May 6, 2016

This week’s news resources: Check out this three-minute video showing the deconstruction of San Francisco's old Bay Bridge and what happens with the steel after. Watch it on Modern Steel. http://msc.aisc.org/modernsteel/news/2016/april/video-shows-how-old-san-francisco-bay-bridge-lives-on-after-demolition/#.VyeMCaMrJBw Registration is now open for AISC's Steel Bridge Design Night School! The course and it's eight 90-minute webinars sessions start of June 6. Learn more and register at Modern Steel. http://msc.aisc.org/modernsteel/news/2016/may/steel-bridge-design-night-school-begins-june-6/#.VyovKxUrJBx Four Chicago bridges are celebrating their 100th birthdays today. Hint: They're all made from steel. Learn more about their history from Modern Steel. http://msc.aisc.org/modernsteel/news/2016/may/four-chicago-steel-bridges-turn-100-this-year/#.VypoIBUrJBx Construction will begin this summer in Chicago on Studio Gang’s Vista Tower. Learn more about this more than 1,100-foot-tall tower from Building Design and Construction. http://www.bdcnetwork.com/construction-begin-summer-chicago-studio-gang%E2%80%99s-vista-tower In case you missed this week’s blog: We're giving everyone a chance to try SDS/2 hands on with our Experience SDS/2 Roadshows. Learn more and see if we're coming to your area. http://sds2.com/article/Customer-May-3

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Try SDS/2 Hands On at the Experience SDS/2 Roadshows

Try SDS/2 Hands On at the Experience SDS/2 Roadshows

Design Data's Experience SDS/2 seminars give potential customers a firsthand look at all SDS/2 has to offer — from automated AISC code-based connection design, custom members and components to site planning, management and model review — and a chance to take the software for a test drive. At the seminars, attendees will: • See a model move through each step within SDS/2 • Learn how implementing 3D model review is saving customers both time and money • Get to try out SDS/2 for themselves Seminar Schedule 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m: Seminar check in 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.: Watch real-life demonstrations of the power of SDS/2 4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.: Experience SDS/2 for yourself. Bring your IFC files and find out how SDS/2 can change how you work. 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.: Cocktail hour Seminar Locations Seminars will be held May 4 in Detroit, Michigan; June 15 in Baltimore, Maryland; July 12 in Minneapolis, Minnesota; and August 23 in Houston, Texas. Attendance is free, but you must register to attend prior to the seminar. You can learn more and register here. http://sds2.com/experience/index.html

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Industry News Roundup: April 29, 2016

Industry News Roundup: April 29, 2016

This week’s news resources: Pre-registration is now open for the first World Innovation in Bridge Engineering Competition. Learn more and find out how to pre-register at Modern Steel. http://msc.aisc.org/modernsteel/news/2016/april/pre-registration-open-for-inaugural-world-innovation-in-bridge-engineering-competition/#.Vx5ApaMrJBw See how Peddinghaus machines mean increased throughput and less handling for fabricators at Modern Metals. http://www.modernmetals.com/item/13292-hands-off.html Check out this new FREE resource from AISC detailing noise control and sound isolation for steel buildings. The 25-page guide runs through several acoustic factors to consider in the design of steel buildings. http://msc.aisc.org/modernsteel/news/2016/april/free-guide-explains-sound-isolation-and-noise-control-for-steel-buildings/#.VyIjiKMrJBw In case you missed this week’s blog: New/2 SDS/2 webinars are back! Find out what we've got in store for 2016 in our blog post. http://sds2.com/article/Industry-News-April-27

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New/2 2016 Webinars Kicking Off

New/2 2016 Webinars Kicking Off

In past years we’ve held New/2 webinars to highlight upcoming features and improvements in the latest version of SDS/2. This year is no different. We’ll be holding a series of nine webinars dialing in to the new features in SDS/2 2016. With one webinar under our belt in April, we’ve got eight more to come. In May, there will be two opportunities to learn more about SDS/2 2016’s new connection abilities and enhancements. All webinars are free for anyone to attend and can be attended from anywhere via Go To Webinar. Learn more and sign up on our website. http://sds2.com/events Here’s the full schedule of New/2 2016 webinars: New/2 2016: Stair Enhancements May 4, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Varying Hole Spacing and Column and Joist Connection Enhancements May 18, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Vertical Brace Connection Enhancements June 1, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Beam and Horizontal Brace Connection Enhancements June 15, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Hole and Weld Enhancements June 29, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Roof Frame Member and Part Library July 13, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Drawing Editor Upgrades, Transmittal Tool and Output Configuration Per Job July 27, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST New/2 2016: Table Upgrades August 10, 2016; 10:30-11:30 a.m. CST

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