conventional holdowns

67% of 5 Story Wood Frame Multi-Residential Projects Are Specified with Continuous Rod Systems

Structural engineers continue to adopt and replace conventional holdowns with continuous rod systems in wood frame multi-family projects. With recent urbanization, increase in levels and larger slab loads – construction has experienced higher demands on product capabilities and budgets. Engineers seeking different approaches on the tie-down scope specified continuous rod systems on 67% of 5… Read more »