Metal stud bridging, or metal stud bracing, refers to the reinforcement of metal stud wall framing to prevent buckling or twisting.
The Project Interior Building Contractors (IBC) turned to Iron Engineering to help with the construction of KindCare Assisted Living, a 60,800-square foot assisted living facility in Bristol, Conn.
The Project The Corbin District in Darien, Conn. is a multi-building project featuring a mix of residential units, offices, restaurants, and retail stores.
Automated cold-formed steel (CFS) stud fabrication machines or computer numerical controlled (CNC) machines are important pieces of equipment, but the type of third-party software your engineer uses with the machine can make or break a project.
Small-scale roll forming machines are specialized pieces of equipment making a big impact in cold-formed steel and construction — but are they worth it? Keep reading as we explain exactly how they work, plus the pros and cons, so you can make an in…
In this blog post, we’ll explore the different types of panel construction that’s taking place in the United States, the panel design process, and the unique aspects of panel construction.
Cold-formed steel structural studs and non-structural metal framing are both frequently used building materials, but they have distinct differences.
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Cold-formed steel framing has become a popular choice in construction projects, with contractors now more often choosing cold-formed steel over traditional wood framing.
When performing inspections of cold-formed steel framing, one of the most obvious aspects to check is the material thickness (mils or gauge).