american iron and steel institute

New SMDI website dedicated to steel building construction

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), has launched a new website that focuses on using steel for building construction. The new site, located at www.buildusingsteel.org, provides information for engineers, architects, owners, building contractors, code officials and other...

Steel stud organization contributes $100,000 to industry research

The Steel Stud Manufacturers Association today announced that they will fund $100,000 in 2013 for industry research. SSMA will contribute to the American Iron and Steel Institute’s cold-formed steel framing projects including their codes standards and technology implementation program. SSMA is co-founding projects identified to be critical by the industry including...