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“High Performance Based Design for the Building Enclosure,” November 2011, Department of Homeland Security and the National Institute of Building Sciences.

 “Cold-Formed Steel and Resilience,” May 2015, Steel Framing Industry Association (SFIA)

“Recent Trends in Cold-Formed Steel Construction,” May 2016, Woodhead Publishing

AISI S230-07 w/S3-12 (2012), Standard for Cold-Formed Steel Framing - Prescriptive Method for One- and Two-Family Dwellings, AISI

Cold-formed steel construction performs better than expected in seismic tests,” Purdue University

Blast Protection of Buildings (ASCE/SEI 59-11)”

Recycling Construction Materials.” Recycle-Steel.org, Steel Recycling Institute

The North American Steel Industry Reduces Energy Intensity.” Recycle-Steel.org, Steel Recycling Institute