Watch how Lifetec Construction Group introduced LGS as an"ultra innovative way to build a home" in Vancouver

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Mar 19, 2018 3:16:17 PM

LifeTec Construction Group is the first organisation to introduce FRAMECAD steel framing technology to Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest.

Lifetec Construction Group believes that FRAMECAD technology which they refer to "FRAMECAD 3D printed steel framing technologies" will offer a number of unprecedented benefits to the Vancouver construction industry.

Watch the CTV Vancouver News to learn more on how Lifetec Construction Group introduced LGS as an"ultra innovative way to build a home" in Vancouver

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FRAMECAD by Douglass Colony: Hyatt Place Westminster, USA

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Nov 13, 2017 4:06:34 PM
This project is the Hyatt Place Westminster in Colorado in USA. It is a 6-level, 156-room hotel. All 644 wall panels for this project were erected in just 17 working days using a 6-man crew (this project included only wall panel erection - no floor install, or concrete work).


The benefits of FRAMECAD panelized metal stud framing include:
- Total design flexibility
- 1 & 2 hour UL assemblies
- Simplified field erection
- Complete turn-key solution
- Construction in ¼ of the time

Douglass Colony is the exclusive FRAMECAD manufacturer for the Rocky Mountain Region.

Watch the speed of construction in the video below.
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Topics: Case Studies, Most popular, Videos & Webinars





Discover how Dynamic Steel Frame constructed Australia’s largest LGS apartment building

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Aug 3, 2017 1:31:46 PM

The construction industry can be conservative. But no one told that to Dynamic Steel Frame, who now hold the honour of having constructed the largest light-gauge steel (LGS) three storey apartment building in Australia using the FRAMECAD System. Located in the inner-western suburb of Yarraville, Melbourne, this three-level residential building illustrates how LGS is changing today’s approach to construction.

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Topics: Case Studies, Building Applications, Videos & Webinars





Watch the FRAMECAD Structure webinar recording today

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Jul 27, 2017 5:39:14 PM

FRAMECAD® Structure is a comprehensive detailing and design software package with advanced computer-aided engineering capabilities. 

This fast, yet accurate software delivers real time engineering calculations as the designs are created,and can produce over 25,000 calculations per square meter of roof and walls in seconds; a task which would take days, or potentially weeks, if done manually.

With the webinar recording, you will be able to learn all about FRAMECAD Structure with a full demonstration on how to detail and engineer a G+1 residential project using the software.

Register to Watch the FRAMECAD Structure Webinar Recording

 

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Topics: Design Led Construction & Software, Videos & Webinars





Watch the construction of a Cold Formed Steel single storey residential building.

Posted by FRAMECAD Team on Jun 12, 2017 9:27:40 AM

This single storey dwelling was completed with the FRAMECAD System. This video demonstrates all the steps followed to successfully complete this residential building.

This 358m2 single-storeyhouse is located on a 3037m2 piece of land and offers:

  • Four bedrooms
  • A study
  • A veranda
  • A double garage

After only 48 hours of detailing, the project was fully designed, engineered and compliant with the local design code.

Watch the evolution of the project from beginning to end.

The main challenge of this construction was the complexity of the veranda roof design with overhangs, different roof heights and the main roof structure which did not line up with the veranda roof.

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Topics: Case Studies, Building Applications, Videos & Webinars





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