Permitting Wood in Tall Buildings: Need to Reevaluate Building Codes?

June 2015

View the Permitting Wood in Tall Buildings: Need to Reevaluate Building Codes? article in Metal Construction News written by Larry Williams the executive director of the Steel Framing Industry Association (SFIA).

Now with the growing body of evidence of significantly higher risks associated with wood construction, it's time for the construction industry to take a closer look at building codes.

Custom BIM Framing Tools from ClarkDietrich Now Part of Metal Wood Framer (MWF) Pro Wall Software Package

November 17th, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems recently released its custom BIM Framing Tools to subscribers of the StrucSoft Solutions Metal Wood Framer (MWF) Pro Wall packages. MWF is a template-based and rule-driven extension to Autodesk® Revit® for framing that empowers users to automate the modeling, clash detection and manufacturing of cold-formed steel and wood framing BIM models.