05 - Metals - Related Trade Associations


Steel Deck Institute

Steel Deck Institute
The Steel Deck Institute was formed to bring uniformity to the design, manufacture, quality control and construction practices applicable for cold-formed steel decking. The first edition, FDDM of the SDI Floor Deck Design Manual continues to provide uniform industry standards. This manual is now available for purchase on our website.


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Steel Deck Institute

Steel Deck Institute
The Steel Deck Institute was formed to bring uniformity to the design, manufacture, quality control and construction practices applicable for cold-formed steel decking. The first edition, FDDM of the SDI Floor Deck Design Manual continues to provide uniform industry standards. This manual is now available for purchase on our website.