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Design Data's Software at the Pinnacle of Steel

Design Data's Software at the Pinnacle of Steel

Picture the steel skeleton, the mighty and intricate frame of some big, recently built structures nearby — the Qwest Center, the Memorial Stadium addition, Haymarket Park, the new Union Pacific building or First National skyscraper in Omaha.

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Design Data Honors 20-Year Employees

Design Data Honors 20-Year Employees

Design Data honored two of its employees for their 20 years of service this past year. Guided by their experience and expertise, SDS/2 has become a leader in the steel software industry.

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Customer Appreciation Promotion

Customer Appreciation Promotion

In recognition of Design Data's best year, the company is giving back to our customers, who are responsible for making us so successful.

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Tips and Tricks: Using Advanced Selection

Tips and Tricks: Using Advanced Selection

Advanced Selection provides an interface that allows users to create and save (or open) Python code that selects items for performing various options, including: edit multiple members of the same type; edit multiple materials; edit multiple bolts; or edit multiple welds.

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Driving the Fabrication Process

Driving the Fabrication Process

In the early 90s, using CNC files to fully automate shop equipment was talked about by most fabricators, but implemented by few. At Central Texas Iron Works in Waco, Texas, this was becoming a groundbreaking reality.

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NASCC 2008 Wrap-Up

NASCC 2008 Wrap-Up

For the past 25 years, Design Data has been a leading presence at the North American Steel Construction Conference (NASCC), hosted by the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC). This year, Design Data – the longest continuing exhibitor at NASCC – was joined by 200 other exhibiting companies at the conference, held April 2-5 in Nashville Tennessee.

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