Construction represents the largest market for steel demand, with many diverse and complex segments. Steel provides sustainable, durable and cost-effective design solutions for engineers, architects, builders, code officials and other construction professionals.
SMDI’s Construction Market programs are focused on developing and implementing steel solutions in these areas:
SMDI works with strategic steel industry partners to conduct research, provide technology transfer to bring the resulting innovations to the marketplace, and promote the benefits of steel solutions to customers.
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Five-Alarm Blaze in Edgewater, NJ - Cold-formed steel framing is noncombustible and won't contribute to the spread of a fire, reducing fire risk to occupants, firefighters and property/business owners.
7/14/2016 - The three award winners exemplified excellence in the structural design of new or renovated structures utilizing cold-formed steel products.
7/7/2016 - Dr. Rahman was recognized for his contributions of time, talent and resources to the cold-formed steel industry. The award was renamed this year in honor of John P. Matsen.
7/6/2016 - The webinar will provide a review of AISI D110-16, Cold-Formed Steel Framing Design Guide, 2016 Edition and cover a new design example for ledger framing.