ClarkDietrich Wall Type Creator™ BIM Add-In Now Available in Autodesk® Exchange Apps Store

August 13, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems recently announced that the newest version of its ClarkDietrich Wall Type Creator™ Revit® add-in is now available for free download at the Autodesk® Exchange store. Wall Type Creator gives architects the ability to seamlessly integrate information-rich wall types that includes detailed data on wall elements and design properties directly into their BIM models.

Barrier Mesh™ from ClarkDietrich Building Systems Takes Wall Reinforcement to the Next Level

August 4, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems continues its commitment to providing the most comprehensive lineup of steel framing products with the launch of Barrier Mesh™, a heavy-gauge steel mesh designed to safeguard against break-ins and breakouts across the wall system. This tough, rigid mesh is ideal for applications requiring added security, such as correctional facilities, government offices, computer rooms, retail stores and banks. 

ClarkDietrich Continues Product Innovation, Launches ProSTUD® with DiamondPlus™ Coating

June 26, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems, a leading manufacturer of steel framing products, today announced the launch of ProSTUD® with DiamondPlus™ Coating ⎯ the next generation of its popular ProSTUD Drywall Framing System. Building code compliant for nonstructural applications, ClarkDietrich’s newest offering combines ProSTUD’s benchmark performance with the corrosion-inhibiting properties of DiamondPlus coating, resulting in the highest performing drywall framing system in the industry. 

ClarkDietrich to Introduce New Steel Framing Products, BIM Software at 2014 AIA National Convention

June 26, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — As the architectural community descends upon the 2014 AIA National Convention in Chicago from June 26-28th, the ClarkDietrich Building Systems exhibit (#4609) will serve as a valuable hub for architects looking to learn about the latest innovations in interior steel framing.

High-Performance Equivalent Coatings Offer Superior Corrosion Resistance for Steel Framing

Read the "High-Performance Equivalent Coatings Offer Superior Corrosion Resistance for Steel Framing" White Paper by ClarkDietrich Building Systems.

SEVERAL INDUSTRIES, INCLUDING COLD-FORMED STEEL MANUFACTURERS, have developed high-performance “EQ” coatings that meet or exceed ASTM C645 requirements for corrosion resistance equivalent to traditional G40 protective coatings for nonstructural steel. These performance coatings, applied to zinc-coated steel coils pre- and post-reduction, utilize new corrosion-inhibiting and adhesion-enhancing formulas, which greatly improve the corrosion resistance of steel framing members.

ClarkDietrich Continues Commitment to SkillsUSA, Donates Steel Framing Products for SkillsUSA Championships Competition

June 13, 2014 - West Chester, Ohio — ClarkDietrich Building Systems is again a proud sponsor of the SkillsUSA Championships, a 1-day event that pits the nation’s top technical students against each other in 99 different trade, technical and leadership fields. ClarkDietrich will support the carpentry competition through a donation of its ProSTUD® Drywall Framing System and RedHeader RO™ Rough Opening System.