Tag: cold-formed steel

Simpson Strong-Tie Brings CFS Connectors and High-Performance, Hand-Bendable Framing Solutions to INTEX Construction Expo

Pleasanton, Calif. — Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, will bring a complete line of cold-formed steel (CFS) connector innovations...

CFSEI to Host Webinar on cold-formed steel framing in metal buildings

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host a webinar on “Coordinating Cold-Formed Steel Framing With Metal Buildings” on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 3:00 pm EST. The webinar is designed for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors. Participants are eligible for 1.5 PDHs.

Simpson Strong-Tie Tests New SCS Seismic Bypass Framing Connector

Simpson Strong-Tie introduced the SCS seismic bypass framing connector, the first hybrid seismic clip engineered for either slide-clip or fixed-clip applications in high-seismic areas, and the first product of its kind to undergo full-scale cyclic research testing.

Simpson Strong-Tie acquires Ready Products and Radius Tools

Simpson Strong-Tie recently acquired the Ready Products (Ready-Hat, Ready-Track, Ready-Arch and Ready-Angle) and Radius Tools (Radius Track Bender and Radius Trim Bender) from Radius Track Corporation.

CFSEI webinar: Understanding the fundamental behavior of CFS members

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host a webinar on “Understanding the Fundamental Behavior of Cold-Formed Steel Members” on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. EDT. Participants are eligible for 1.5 PDHs. 

AISI publishes CFS Design Manual, 2017 Edition

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) published the Cold-Formed Steel Design Manual, 2017 Edition, which is to be used in conjunction with AISI S100-16, North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members, 2016 Edition and the Commentary.

AISI announces winning research proposals for 2018

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Standards Council selected five winning research proposals for its 2018 Small Project Fellowship Program.

SDI publishes Steel Deck on CFS Framing Design Manual

The Steel Deck Institute (SDI) published the First Edition of the SDI Steel Deck on Cold-Formed Steel Framing Design Manual, which complies with the requirements of the SDI Design Standards incorporated into the 2018 International Building Code.

CFSEI announces program for 2018 Expo

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) announced the program for the 2018 CFSEI Annual Expo, which will be held May 15-16, 2018 in San Diego. This event is designed for architects, builders/contractors and engineers, with an educational program geared toward both skilled cold-formed steel (CFS) framing professionals as well as newcomers.

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