Products: Steel Framing
Drywall Framing System
Marino\WARE announces the next generation of the ViperStud Drywall Framing system. After working several years with steel mills to develop specialty high-strength steel for high-performance drywall framing, the V
Drift Strut Connector
Simpson Strong-Tie introduces the easy-to-install DSSCB bypass framing drift strut connector to support cold-formed steel bypass framing while accommodating horizontal building drift.
The patent-pending DS
Engineering Guide for Building Projects Using CFS
BuildSteel, an alliance of steel and construction industry organizations, announces the release of “Cold-Formed Steel Framing: Engineering the Details of Your Next Project,” an e-book exploring several technical
Light Steel Framing Connector for Panelized Construction
The Steel Network, Inc. announces the release of the DriftTrak® Headed Stud. DriftTrak® Headed Stud saves the time and expense of installing DriftTrak after the slab has been poured by integrating it directly int
ClarkDietrich Products Now in Transparency Catalog
ClarkDietrich Building Systems has partnered with Sustainable Minds® for inclusion in its Transparency Catalog. The effort is part of ClarkDietrich’s commitment to make it help AECs meet green building rating sys
Light Steel Framing Connector
The Steel Network, Inc. announces the release of the StiffClip® PLC (Panel Lift Clip).
StiffClip® PLC is a great new tool for installers on panelized projects. It provides engineered lift points on a panel
Construction Innovation Award 2017
AWCI’s Excellence in Construction Innovation Award 2017
Winner: TRAKLOC 20EQ 24 Mil from ClarkDietrich Building Systems
TRAKLOC 20EQ 24 mil uses lightweight, high-strength steel to reduce the overall amount
E-Book: Is BIM Right for Your Next Project?
BuildSteel, an alliance of steel and construction industry organizations, announces the release of “BIM for Cold-Formed Steel Framed Projects: Benefits, Drawbacks, and How to Succeed,” an e-book to help architect
Project Focus: Steel Framing
As part of its annual awards program, the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry recognizes the team efforts of its member contractors, manufacturers and suppliers who work on quality construction projects.
Simpson Strong-Tie introduces the SBR and DBR spacer bracers for cold-formed steel construction. Reducing the need for bridging clips, these spacer bracers enable faster stud layout and reduce the overall install
CFS Website for Builders
BuildSteel, a newly launched collaboration of steel and construction industry organizations, provides educational resources for building pros on the uses and benefits of cold-formed steel framing. The www.buildst
Steel Framing App
ClarkDietrich Building Systems has launched the newest version of the ClarkDietrich iTools™ app, which now features complete integration of ClarkDietrich’s industry-leading SubmittalPro® system.