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SDI Technical Note No. 1

C&C or MWFRS Pressures for Steel Roof Deck Design: Clarification for the Engineer of Record (January 2018)


SDI Technical Note No. 2

SDI Commentary on Application of AWS D1.3-2018 to Welding of Steel Deck (February 2018)


SDI Technical Note No. 3

Pour Stops as Beams (November 2018)


SDI Technical Note No. 4

Venting of Composite Steel Floor Deck (December 2018)


SDI Technical Note No. 5

Use of Reinforcing Steel in Concrete Filled Steel Deck Diaphragms (February 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 6

BIM Guidance (May 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 7

Mechanical Attachment of Single-Ply Roofing Membranes to Steel Roof Deck: Implications for Steel Deck Design (November 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 8

Quality Assurance for Welding Steel Deck (November 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 9

Strength of a Diaphragm System Relative to the Panel Span Direction (November 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 10

Weak Axis Moment Derivation for a Concentrated Load on a Composite Deck-Slab (November 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 11

Corrosive Materials in Contact with Steel Deck (November 2019)


SDI Technical Note No. 12

Jobsite Storage Requirements for Steel Deck (August 2020)