View The Benefits of BIM for Interior Steel Framing article in The Construction Specifier written by Mike Murzyn the Technical Product & Marketing Manager for ClarkDietrich Building Systems.
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.
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.
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.