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SDS2 Case Studies

Learn how companies like yours are using SDS2 to optimize their success. 


SDS2 Keeps Supermétal Teams in Sync from Design Through Construction

A high-profile building in downtown Vancouver with complex geometry and stacked-cube design required high levels of coordination and design ingenuity from Supermétal Structures, who not only fabricated the building’s steel structure, but also designed, detailed, and erected it over the course of two years.

A large Canadian fabricator handled everything from design to construction on an ambitious architectural building in downtown Vancouver, using SDS2 at every stage.
Around three years ago, Drake-Williams began putting their SDS/2 detailing solution to use in an estimodeling workflow, and they're continuing to explore even more ways to utilize their SDS/2 software in estimating.
A tight schedule and curved geometry on the Parkview Health Core Tower Expansion in Fort Wayne, IN, made for a challenging project for Mold-Tek Technologies detailers.
PVS Structures maintain their status as one of the top industrial fabricators in the US—through digitalization and automation, integrating state-of-the-art precision equipment like the Zeman robotic welder with SDS2's automated design.
Meow Wolf is a combination of a jungle gym, haunted house, children’s museum, and immersive art exhibit. The structure consists of five stories of steel-framed museum space intermixed with catwalks, platforms, spiral and rolled stairs,
SDS/2's detailing templates customization service creates customized files specific to individual standards. These templates are used to help intelligently automate the generation of detail drawings.
Advances in connection design software technology results in streamlined steel fabrication, savings between $40 and $75 per ton