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Cold-Formed Steel Installs During Tough Canadian Winter, Saving College Time and Money Cold-Formed Steel Installs During Tough Canadian Winter, Saving College Time and Money

By timing construction so the foundations were poured before winter, crews installed load-bearing wall systems and roof joists during the coldest months of the year. Originally posted on Buildsteel.org 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 [...]

By |2020-11-02T15:18:38+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

5 Projects That Saved Thousands of Dollars With Cold-Formed Steel

Cold-formed steel framing can lead to significant project savings. Here are five examples of real-life projects that saved thousands because of CFS. Originally posted at Buildsteel.org Controlling costs is essential to staying within budget for a project — but there are factors to consider beyond raw material prices, energy, and labor. The [...]

By |2020-10-27T13:31:23+00:00October 27th, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

The benefits of BIM for interior steel framing

Originally posted to Constructionspecifier.com by Mike Murzyn Building information modeling (BIM) is quickly becoming a formal procedure for modern steel construction. From software that optimizes the building envelope with information on dead load and structural load inputs for wind, seismic, and other requirements, to programs enabling sustainable design by addressing energy efficiency and [...]

By |2020-10-20T14:17:17+00:00October 20th, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

We have developed Synergy University for the trade partners as much as for our employees.

What about our trades? General Contractors switching from wood to light gauge steel often ask "What about our trades? How will they feel about the change? How does that work?".... Well, honestly, we love that question! Synergy is not just our name, it's how we work. We have developed Synergy University for [...]

By |2020-10-16T18:20:52+00:00October 16th, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

Forbes: Multiple Benefits Suggest Steel Construction’s Time Has Arrived

Are you surprised by the growing interest in steel construction? Originally posted at Forbes.com Did you catch the news over the weekend? Hurricanes Marco and Laura were poised to unleash a twin bill of destruction across Louisiana. In California, lighting and wind storms threatened to intensify hundreds of already-raging wildfires. Iowans continued [...]

By |2020-10-15T17:33:32+00:00October 15th, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

How Cold-Formed Steel Compares to Cast-in-Place Concrete in 4 Key Areas

Which building material should you choose: cast-in-place concrete or cold-formed steel framing? Here’s how the two materials compare in four key areas. Originally posted at BuildSteel.org How does cold-formed steel (CFS) compare to cast-in-place concrete when framing a building? Neither material has the monopoly on benefits. The “best” material depends on [...]

By |2020-10-14T17:38:00+00:00October 14th, 2020|Commercial, Company, Residential|0 Comments

SynTech Design establishing operations in Lancaster County

Company to create 20 new jobs! Original Announcement COLUMBIA, S.C. – SynTech Design, a subsidiary of Synergy Steel, today announced plans to establish operations in Lancaster County. The $450,000 investment will create 20 new jobs. Established earlier this year, SynTech Design provides 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM) and design services to [...]

By |2020-10-09T13:08:56+00:00October 6th, 2020|Commercial, Residential|0 Comments
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