Atlas Observer

Designing Truss Connections [VIDEO]

by Bradlee Fletcher on November 25, 2014

When designing truss connections, there are several considerations you must take keep in mind to ensure a successful design. Some of these considerations include, but are not limited to, joint strength, fabrication costs, the number and type of connections, and the number of different sized web members. In case you are not too familiar wi...

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Structural Engineering: Opportunity on the Rise [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Jelani Rucker on November 6, 2014

As manufacturing and other STEM industries continue to thrive, the demand for individuals working in science, technology, engineering and mathematics focused careers will also grow. With a focus on structural engineering, here are eight interesting statistics about engineering education, future job growth, and a brief description of what...

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by Jelani Rucker on June 10, 2014

At Atlas Tube, we offer a variety of services to ensure the highest quality products for our customers. When you choose Atlas Tube, you’ll receive a superior, value-added product every time. Our value-added services include: I.D. flash removal...

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ASTM A500/A500M–13

by Jeffrey Packer on May 5, 2014

Most users of HSS are now aware of the new ASTM A1085 specification for "higher performance" HSS that was approved in 2013 and immediately manufactured by Atlas Tube. Details of the features of this HSS are readily available: In 2...

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