Code of Conduct
List of Resources
ENR Top Lists of A/E/C firms by Revenue
codes and standards
ADA Standards for Accessible Design
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Codes & Standards are available to read online for free
Firestopping systems (with Hilti products)
ASCE7 wind speed based on site lat/long or address.
(note: this will soon by replaced by
Seismic design values as referenced in ASCE7 / IBC. Published by the USGS.
AISC has released the companion resources for the 15th edition of the steel construction manual. These resources include design examples and tables to assist in designing members, connections and structural systems.
AISC (steel) posts their videos from past webinars and conferences at
RCSC Specificatin for Structural Joints Using High Strength Bolts (2014)
Design Guide for Metal Cladding Fasteners from American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) which includes various screw capacities.
UCLA's Design of Prestressed Concrete Lectures (Dirk Bondy)
explaining engineering topics (Engineer4Free youtube channel)
pyRevit is a library of Python based scripts for Revit.
in the field
How to Identify Rebar
Caterpillar provides a book with specifications on each piece of equipment to help estimate performance and productivity.
JLG Aerial Lift Selection Guide
Crane Load Charts
OSHA safety regulations in construction
transportation / shipping
A standard truck is ~50ft long with ~3ft overhang (depending on state regulations). For additional Oversize/Overweight Trucking Regulations (2012) information see
Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD)
The Engineering Career Coach
The Civil Engineering Podcast
Steel Profiles (AISC Podcast)
The Engineering Commons
STEM on Fire
: Construction Technology
Construction Leading Edge
: Geared more toward owners of companies. Great info and stories though.
: Geared more toward owning your own company.
Construction Career Podcast
: answers the questions asked frequently by people looking to break into the Construction Industry