CFSEI to Host Webinar on Designing Cold-Formed Steel Structures for Efficiency and Estimating With Accuracy

WASHINGTON, DC, September 25, 2013 —The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host a webinar on “Designing for Efficiency and Estimating With Accuracy” on Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 3:00 PM Eastern Time. The webinar will address these subjects from the perspectives of the fabricator, supplier, installer and engineer. Participants are eligible for 1.5 continuing education hours.

The webinar is recommended for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors. It will provide guidance on how to make better decisions during the design process, demonstrating insights and tools that can help construction professionals and their customers become more successful with projects and profitability.

The presenter is Mitch Hughes, president and CEO of Differential Systems, Incorporated, the parent corporation of DSi-Engineering; DSi Structures, LLC; and DSi-Digital. He is a sought-after speaker on construction technologies, marketing and management. He has served on the Presidential Business Council, the National BIM Standards Committee of the National Institute of Building Sciences, and as former president of the Atlanta/Southeast Chapter of the Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute. More information on the webinar and registration details are available at

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute comprises hundreds of structural engineers and other design professionals who are finding a better way to produce safe and efficient designs for commercial and residential structures with cold-formed steel. CFSEI members work together to develop and evolve industry standards and design methods, produce and issue technical bulletins, and provide seminars and online training to improve the knowledge and skills base of engineers and design professionals. For more information, visit

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