Light Metal Framing
Resources for working with light metal framing / light gauge frame / modular construction / metal studs / cold-rolled steel frame.
How modular construction benefits the construction industry
Modular construction has numerous benefits and is easier to implement than ever before.
Why Modular Construction is the Building Method of the Future
One of the hottest trends in the building industry right now is modular or pre-panelized construction. Let’s see how modular construction is changing cityscapes the world over.
Just in time - Light Steel Frame Technology for Speed and Efficiency
Intelligent Steel designed, manufactured and constructed Vita Student Westgate, a six-story building using off-site light steel frame technology.
Workflow from Tekla Structures BIM Software to Howick Frame Manufacturing
This video shows the efficient workflow of designing and detailing the light metal frame structure in Tekla Structures and exporting it to Howick machinery for production. Tekla Structures is ideal fo
Use Tekla Structures for Light Metal Framing
Tekla Structures is ideal for modeling all materials including light steel structures (light metal frame/light gauge steel). The video includes a demo of the new framing tools and the Howick tools.
Framing tools for Tekla Structures
This extension includes general framing tools for creating modular, cold rolled steel walls, roofs, trusses and floors. More about Tekla software for light metal framing: https://www.tekla.com/solut