Modern Steel Construction



Field Notes

Welcome to our Field Notes podcast, where we interview industry personalities with interesting stories to tell.

Four decades into his career, prominent fabrication engineer Mark Holland’s first employer remains his only employer. Holland has spent 42 years with Paxton & Vierling Steel and is still as enthused about his work as when he started.

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Weekly Jigsaw Puzzle

DraftKings Sportsbook

DraftKings Sportsbook

Structural steel is the most adaptable material on the market. Want proof? Just look at the new DraftKings Sportsbook integrated into the historic structure of Wrigley Field!

The project team at Thornton Tomasetti chose structural steel for its ability to match and maintain the historic ballpark’s aesthetic. Structural steel also allowed the team to overcome the site’s geometric constraints while achieving long, cantilevered spans with limited deflection and vibration.

Visit to find out more about this major addition to an iconic structure! Whether you’re a baseball fan or not, don’t miss your chance to put this structure together yourself with our puzzle of the week at .

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