Simpson Strong-Tie manufactures a variety of products, including
shear wall panels, and
drywall clips and stops.
Field Evaluation Participation:
The NAHB Research Center worked with Quadrant Homes and its panel manufacturer, Woodinville Lumber, to construct a home using pre-engineered wall panels designed with the perforated shear wall method.
In "Clinching Cold-Formed Steel for Home Construction," the Attexor Corporation and Hawaii Steel Framing Alliance participated in this field evaluation to help identify the potential applications, cost, and labor savings associated with clinching
cold-formed steel for home construction.
Content updated on 8/4/2006