As your industry experts in cold formed steel, here we discuss the industry hot topics in our blog, present cold formed steel projects & case studies, preview upcoming events and trade shows we are attending, and let you know about our latest developments in software and manufacturing equipment. Enjoy!
FRAMECAD Revlink: Seamless Revit integration for better design, detailing & engineering of CFS structures, ensuring one complete BIM model
FRAMECAD Structure 9.2.3 delivers a range of new features & enhancements for a better CFS design process & improved structural engineering accuracy.
Based on the powerful IntelliCAD platform, FRAMECAD Structure is a computer-aided engineering software that saves you time and money. Completing over 25,000 engineering calculations per square meter of roof and walls in just seconds, FRAMECAD Structure improves your engineering time by up to 80%.
FRAMECAD Revlink: 2-way exchange between Revit and Detailer or Structure for better design & engineering of CFS structures, ensuring one complete BIM model
This project took 10 days to complete from the time of starting production to the installation of all the frames, utilizing only 6 men in total.
For Steel Tech Group, cold formed steel & the FRAMECAD system allowed this 42-unit multi-family development to be built faster, with less labor required.
Douglass Colony used the FRAMECAD system to deliver this 90-unit project in just 4 months — a truly impressive accomplishment for any project of this size.
Antioch Investments use cold formed (or light gauge) steel & FRAMECAD's versatile construction system to produce steel buildings faster & more efficiently.
Getting support from the right partner is vital to help you maximize your ROI faster. Here are 4 key characteristics to look for when choosing a partner.
See FRAMECAD’s latest equipment releases and updates offering the versatility & flexibility to future-proof your business in times of change.
The impact of the COVID-19 on the world could not have been predicted. At FRAMECAD we’re continuing to monitor this & adapt our operations accordingly.
Accelerate the construction process with modular offsite construction. LGS modular construction built up to 50% faster than traditional methods.
Advances in technology are changing construction and helping companies overcome challenges like labor shortages, poor productivity, health & safety issues.
By using the FRAMECAD system and cold formed steel, estimation and quoting is smoother, faster, and more accurate, resulting in more-profitable projects. Learn more.
See how cold formed steel helped developers save time and money by using a prefabricated approach to quickly and easily construct high-quality buildings.
As experts in cold formed steel (CFS) construction, FrameTech knew exactly which method they would use to bring that space to life. Read this case study to learn how did their award-winning CFS facility come to fruition?
It’s important to understand how building sounds are transmitted. The methods used to lesson sound transmission vary. The ICC – International Building Code provides requirements on the level of Sound Transmission (STC) and Impact Sound (IIC) required for different building types.
Cold Formed Steel allows for a wide range of design flexibility, providing architects, specifiers, developers and with confidence in achieving their design aspirations.
The Langdon Apartments in New South Wales are a great example of how SBS Group's experience and expertise has delivered an amazing result for a challenging site and design. View the Case Study below and discover how SBS Group can provide the tools to help developers Build Smarter.
Some builders assume cold-formed steel is only suitable for nonstructural interior walls, but it can also be used for floor joists, roof trusses, and more. Buildsteel.org take us through the extensive versatility of constructing with CFS.