Released November 19, 2012
The data in this guide is based upon the 2007 American Iron and Steel Institute’s S100-07 “North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members” and meets the requirements of the IBC 2012 Building Code, as well as the 2011 California Building Code.
Most industry members are familiar with popular, standard coatings like galvanized and galvanealed, however, new "EQ” or equivalent coatings are hitting distribution yards and job sites. These new coatings are produced by a variety of manufacturers and vary in both appearance and performance. Read more....