Code Compliance Research Report from Architectural Testing Confirms ClarkDietrich’s ProSTUD® System Meets Code Requirements

May 5, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio – ClarkDietrich Building Systems is pleased to announce that it has received a Code Compliance Research Report (CCRR) from Architectural Testing, Inc. (ATI) for its ProSTUD® Drywall Framing System (ProSTUD and ProTRAK®). The report, CCRR-0207, confirms the system’s compliance with the 2012 International Building Code®, 2012 International Residential Code® and the 2013 California and 2010 Florida Building Codes.

ClarkDietrich Expands Product Offering with Acquisition of TRAKLOC®

April 27th, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio – ClarkDietrich Building Systems announced today that it has become the exclusive worldwide manufacturer of TRAKLOC® products. ClarkDietrich has acquired the machinery, equipment and intellectual property necessary to produce the TRAKLOC Steel Framing System from TSF Systems, LLC., a Sacramento-based California company.
 

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New FastBridge Clip Provides Labor Savings for Contractors

Feb. 4, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems today announced the addition of the FastBridge Clip to its industry-leading lineup of clip and connection products. FastBridge Clip connectors attach U-channels to structural wall studs for lateral bridging, while the friction fit design requires fewer screws to secure the clip to the U-channel.

Best Practices for Selection & Installation of Expanded Metal Lath Products

Read "Best Practices for Selection and Installation of Expanded Metal Lath Products" White Paper by ClarkDietrich Building Systems.
 

SPECIFYING THE APPROPRIATE METAL LATH PRODUCT for the application and installing it properly has a dramatic impact on the long-term stability of a building’s exterior cladding. Fortunately, there are various building codes and industry standards that are excellent guides to best practices for product specification and installation.