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Engineering doesn’t cost — it pays!

By Ronald Sutton, PE —— In the post-frame industry it is widely held that engaging the services of an engineering consultant is a big expense that should be avoided if at all possible. After all it is an additional expense … Read more »

Posted in FN November 2011, Frame Building News, Industry Experts, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame | Tagged engineered posts-frame buildings, post-frame | Leave a comment

An argument for fully engineered post-frame buildings

By David Bohnhoff, PE, PhD, University of Wisconsin —— In December 16, 2010, I met 66-year old dairy farmer Cyril Myren. He was sitting in an armchair in his house. He could barely move. Four days earlier he suffered two … Read more »

Posted in FN November 2011, Frame Building News, Green Building, Horse Barns, Industry Experts, Low Rise Construction, Post Frame | Tagged engineered posts-frame buildings, post-frame, post-frame ag buildings | 3 Comments