Mid-Rise Construction in Lightweight Steel Framing Seminar
Cost - FREE
Hilton Mississauga/MeadowvaleGarden Studio 36750 Mississauga RoadMississauga, ON L5N 2L3
Note about parking: Parking is complimentary for all attendees. Payment at parking meter is not required. When you arrive at Garden Studio 3, please register your license plate and vehicle model.
About the Seminar
The objective of this seminar is to familiarize the attendees with the benefits of building mid-rise construction with lightweight steel framing. The use of lightweight steel framing is growing across North America and has many practical advantages. The goal is to show that lightweight steel framing is a practical and cost-effective method for the construction for mid-rise buildings.
Who Should Attend
This seminar is for contractors, architects and building owners interested in learning more about utilizing steel framing with a focus on mid-rise construction
8:30 am Coffee
9:00 to 9:20 am Introductions and overview of CFS Resources (Fox)
The Canadian Sheet Steel Building Institute represents the Canadian manufacturers of CFS members and has developed a number of technical documents, standards and design aids. Dr. Fox will review the relevant CSSBI publications and show what other resources are available.
9:20 to 10:40 am CFS Mid-Rise Construction Experiences (van Groll)
Mr. Van Groll has a wide range of experience in CFS design and construction. Using case studies of his own projects he will demonstrate how CFS is used successfully.
10:40 to 11:00 am Questions
Raymond van Groll, M.Sc. (Eng), P.Eng.Managing PartnerAtkins + Van GrollNorth York, Ontario
Dr. Steven R. Fox, P.Eng.General ManagerCanadian Sheet Steel Building InstituteCambridge, Ontario