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The Steel Framing Industry Association publishes case studies to provide builders and architects with real-world examples of how CFS has been essential to the success of a building project.

Money in the Bank Credit Union’s switch from wood to noncombustible cold-formed steel trusses saves $40,000. Pre-fabricated components cuts weeks off delivery times, and the precision of cold-formed steel makes installation at the DATCU Headquarters was simple and quick.




Chart Industries Factory Office Cold-formed steel framing proves to be the perfect wall system for manufacturing plant expansion, giving the architect the freedom needed for a light, open design and saving the owner $2.50 per sq. ft. versus masonry construction.

MODERN MARVEL



Sheridan College Student Residence: The Trafalgar campus of Sheridan College's new student residence features load-bearing cold-formed steel installed on concrete foundations poured before winter began.

WINTER NO MATCH FOR STEEL

 

Colborne Street: Cold-formed steel cuts weeks off the construction schedule at 255 Colborne Street, Brentford, Ontario.

COLD-FORM CASH FLOW STORY

 


Victory Hall: The University of North Texas’s Victory Hall used load-bearing cold-formed steel framing to shave 25% off the construction times.

 STEEL FRAMING HELPS DELIVER DORM ON TIME

 

 

City Green: City Green shows how the light weight and strength of CFS provider the architectural freedom, enabled the builder to use less material, and shortened the time of construction.

ARCHITECTURAL FREEDOM, LESS MATERIAL, GREATER SPEED

 

 

 

Convent Hill: "Convent Hill” describes how the strength and sustainability of CFS were combined to enable the architect to achieve design and “green” project objectives.

STRENGTH TAKES SUSTAINABLE BUILDING TO A NEW LEVEL

 

 

Holiday Inn Express: Hearne Hospitality finds construction savings, lower insurance premiums and less maintenance from cold-formed steel systems versus wood.

A QUALITY HOTEL BUILT FOR LESS

 

 

Exempla St Joseph's Hospital: Panelized cold-formed steel systems dramatically cuts construction times and sets a new standard in hospital construction.

BUILT QUICKLY, BUILT SAFELY, BUILT TO LAST

 

Courthouse Square, Condo Building Two : Hybrid cold-formed/structural steel system provides architect with creative freedom.

STRENGTH AND CREATIVE FREEDOM IN HYBRID STEEL STRUCTURE

 

Woodstock Baptist Church: Strength, ductility, and light weight of cold-formed steel essential in controlling costs and meeting engineering requirements in unique church cupola.

STRUCTURALLY SOUND, RELATIVELY INEXPENSIVE CURVED WALLS

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