Modular Steel (6/10): Easy access to the essential Load Capacity Data

One question that is asked by clients throughout the many industries Sikla works within is: "Do you have load data available?" Our answer to this is: YES! The following post ...
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A flexible clamping solution for pipe supports & civil structures

At the heart of our Simotec product range, is a versatile solution that supports the numerous process & service piping that runs throughout a structure. Find out how the ...
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Modular Steel (5/10): Can connections be made anywhere along the beam section?

Welcome to the latest article in our in-depth look at the siFramo Modular Steel System. In the previous article we discussed the siFramo system’s impressive ability to utilize ...
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Corrosion Protection: how to select the best coating for steel structures?

What is High Corrosion Protection and how to avoid corrosive damage in a steel structure? The surface of steel frames must usually be protected to avoid corrosive damage during ...
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Modular Steel (4/10): How much of the siFramo steel section can be used as a support?

In previous articles we have detailed the key points of the siFramo modular steel framing system. This week, we will explore how much of the steel section can really be used ...
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siFramo for DfMA and Offsite Construction

Sikla Modular Steelwork System is a great alternative to welded secondary steel. When I say  alternative, the intention is not to completely substitute traditional steelwork. ...
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Modular Steel (3/10): How to perform the quality check of a safe Bolted Connection?

Have you been following this blog series about 10 key points of siFramo Modular Steel System? The previous one detailed the unique assembly element of this system, Self-Forming ...
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Anchor & Guide solutions for Piping Thermal Expansion

What are the principles of thermal expansion? Why does it represent such a challenge to piping engineers? These are two core questions always present during the design of a ...
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Modular Steel (2/10): Are small parts - as a self-forming screw - safe against confusion, vibration and wrong application?

Sikla UK recently began a blog series about 10 key points you need to know concerning our modular steel framing system, siFramo. In this article, you will have a detailed ...
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Seismic Proof Systems - design and installation guidelines

It is known that failure of engineering services due to insufficient structural design in case of seismic activities has a significant effect on life safety and economic loss. ...
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