cold-formed steel construction

cold-formed steel construction

That type of construction made up entirely, or in part, of steel structural members cold-formed to shape from sheet or strip steel, such as roof deck, floor and wall panels, floor joists, studs, roof joists, or other structural elements.
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The strength of screw connections in cold-formed steel construction was investigated [21] together with the safety and resistance factors.
Laser beam welding (LBW) is widely used in automotive industry, yet it is still considered as new term in cold-formed steel construction. A study of possibility of introducing the LBW technology into cold-formed steel connection was initialled and continued with a massive laboratory testing [36-40].