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Steel Framing: The Key to Flood-Resilient Communities and Businesses

In recent years, floods have become increasingly common and devastating natural disasters, affecting communities and businesses worldwide, making them the most common natural disaster globally. As these extreme weather events accelerate, the frequency and intensity of floods are expected to rise, causing significant damage to infrastructure and properties. In response to this growing challenge, the construction industry is exploring innovative solutions to build back better with more resilience. One such solution gaining traction is the use of cold formed steel (CFS) framing. This modern method of construction offers numerous advantages that make it particularly suited for flood-prone areas. 

Topics: Most popular, Disaster Relief, Benefits of Cold Formed Steel Construction, Blogs

Building a Better Tomorrow: Steel Framing and Social Responsibility


There is a pressing need to prioritize sustainability and social responsibility in every aspect of US residential construction. One crucial decision that can significantly impact both environmental responsibility and community well-being is the choice of building materials. In this regard, the utilization of steel framing emerges as a beacon of sustainable construction practices with inherent social responsibility benefits. 

Topics: Benefits of Cold Formed Steel Construction, Residential

Product Update: FRAMECAD Structure v11.1 Release

FRAMECAD is pleased to announce the availability of FRAMECAD Structure v11.1. This new release containsa variety of customer-requested quality improvements and enhancements focused on improving user productivity. 

Topics: Latest Products, Design Led Construction & Software, MyFRAMECAD's post

Business Development Manager Calvin van der Merwe Appointed in Africa

We are thrilled to announce the addition of Calvin van der Merwe as the Business Development Manager for Africa at FRAMECAD.  

His professional journey started as a Junior Quantity Surveyor in a construction company and over time, transitioned to a more commercial role overseeing bid offices and contract administration. For the past 7 years, he has thrived in sales, leveraging his diverse background to offer clients exemplary advice and service. 

Topics: FRAMECAD Team


FRAMECAD will be at COLAB24 in Auckland

Visit us at COLAB24 to discuss how the FRAMECAD system delivers advanced design-led methodology to increase your project productivity. 

Topics: Tradeshow & Event

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