Learn how to design a complete light steel framing bypass condition, using connectors for drift or deflection, with track & studs using SteelSmart System. This tutorial video is the last of six tutorials that will be made available to the industry for...
CFS Software Training
Learn how to design a simple cold-formed steel framed joist with a cantilever using SteelSmart System. This tutorial video is the fifth of six tutorials that will be made available to the industry for self-training purposes. New to SteelSmart® System? Request a trial...
Learn how to design complete light steel framing connections, sills, and rafters in this double span rafters video using SteelSmart System. This tutorial video is the fourth of six tutorials that will be made available to the industry for self-training purposes. New...
Learn how to design exterior load bearing walls using SteelSmart System. The Steel Network's SigmaStud load-bearing stud is an option within the loadbearing module of SSS 8.0 This tutorial video is the third of six tutorials that will be made available to the industry...
Learn how to design an x-braced single stack shear wall using SteelSmart System. Design complete light steel framing connections for columns, anchors, & bracing using The Steel Network's StiffWall shear wall system. This tutorial video is the second of six...
Learn how to design a cold-formed steel window opening in a simply supported wall using SteelSmart® System 8.0. This free online cold-formed steel design software tutorial also covers the design of light steel framing connections for header, jamb, sill, and steel...
SteelSmart System Basic
Choose from a wide-variety of common curtain wall applications, such as bypass, infill, spandrel, parapet, and opening conditions. Complete the assembly with TSN's connections and Hilti's fasteners.
Optimize load bearing stud elements in low and mid-rise structures. Select fromStandard sections or the optimal SigmaStudsection.
Shear wall design is simplified with the power of SSS 7. Newly added special seismic design requirements provide clients with multiple design options.
Choose from TSN'sPrimeJoistor Standard sections to quickly select a steel-framed floor system.
Design roof rafters and joists quickly and easily with SteelSmartSystem's Roof Module.
Select from a variety of common trusses, or create your own truss to design the members, connections, fasteners, and lateral bracing elements.
Simplify and optimize the design and construction of a short wall or half wall in residential and commercial cold formed steel framing.
SteelSmart System Advanced
The Lateral Load Generator/Distributor tool uses the dimensions and load specification for a building and calculates the total lateral wind and seismic loads according to ASCE 7 Standard “Minimum Design Loads for Buildings and Other Structures”.
Plots framing layout of the wall and adds the connection design data (clip designation, number of fasteners, embedment, and screw pattern) to the typical connection detail. The drawing also includes framing members’ cross-sections and shapes. The drawing can be exported in AutoCAD;DXF format.
BIM Framing Plugin for Revit
SteelSmart® Framer: Framing Plugin for Revit
The SteelSmart® Framer provides engineers and contractors with a powerful tool to better design, estimate, and communicate light steel framing on projects using Autodesk® Revit® Building Information Modeling (BIM) software. Easily model every stud, track, shear walls, and connector. Export complete material take-off for better estimation and planning of your project.
Advanced Structural Analysis
Extreme Loading for Structures Software or ELS, is an advanced non-linear structural analysis software tool designed specifically for structural engineers. ELS allows structural engineers to study the 3D behavior of structures through both the continuum and discrete stages of loading.