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 construction professionals; allows...

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 research on fire...