The New Prefab Construction Model

Dec 30, 2019

The start of a new year is an opportunity to embrace change. It’s time to trade old habits with new insights. The outdated model of…

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Do you have a need for speed?

Dec 2, 2019

Aggressive schedules are the new normal in commercial construction. Buildings that traditionally would have required a year or more to build now need to be turned over in record time. The good news for architects is that it is possible to meet and exceed expectations by integrating design-led prefabrication technology methods. The design-led construction model…

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Build Faster with Prefabrication

Nov 15, 2019
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AIA Accredited Seminar: Building with Off-Site Construction

AIA Accredited Seminar: Building with Off-Site Construction

Oct 23, 2019

Network Framing Solutions (NFS) has been approved by AIA Connecticut to offer a seminar to earn Continuing Education System (CES) credits. The first session will be held on Friday, November 1st at the NFS manufacturing facility in Plainville, CT from 1 to 3 pm. The program will cover key learning objectives including: The terminology of…

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Prefabricated CFS framing interior walls

Reshaping Construction with Prefabrication

Oct 21, 2019

The November Green issue of High Profile magazine will feature a new article by our President, Melissa Sheffy. In it she shares findings from a new study by the Foundation of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (FWCI) as well as insights from Network Framing’s experience in completing 21 projects over the past year. We are…

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Speed, Strength and Sustainability

Oct 8, 2019

Off-site prefabrication with cold formed steel (CFS) is the fastest trend in construction. While it is relatively new method compared to traditional materials like timber frame, concrete or block builds, the many benefits of CFS are quickly making it the top choice for owners and architects. Network Framing is proud to be the first regional…

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We’re Building Connections

Sep 30, 2019

The AIA Connecticut 2019 CACX was a great success for Network Framing Solutions! We enjoyed the opportunity to make new connections and introduce ourselves to so many attendees. Thank you to everyone who took the time to talk with us. Off-site prefabrication is the fastest trend in construction. As the first regional manufacturer of the…

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DRI1 Online Shopping E-Commerce

Aug 24, 2019

PROJECT DETAILS: Scope: Renovation of existing building into a new location for e-commerce distribution Builder: RC Andersen Architect: BL Companies Location:  Providence, RI Total LF of Steel Framing Manufactured and Installed: 675 LF Interior Walls Total Panel Assemblies: 107 Floor Count: 1 PROBLEM/SOLUTION: Challenge: Schedule. This job needed to be done ASAP with substantial liquidated…

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Yale School of Medicine Office Renovation Built with Prefabbed Metal Panels

Aug 16, 2019

PROJECT DETAILS: Scope: Renovate 4,717 square feet of existing lab space into new offices, break room, bathrooms, conference rooms, and public corridor. Builder: Babbidge Construction Company, Inc. Architect: TLB Architecture, Chester, CT Location: New Haven, CT Total LF of Steel Framing Manufactured and Installed: 600 Total Panel Assemblies: 103 Bundled and shipped for assembly on…

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St. Francis Hospital Ambulatory Surgery Center

Aug 12, 2019

PROJECT DETAILS: Scope: Production and Installation of exterior and interior wall framing for new medical facility Builder: SLAM Construction Services Architect: SLAM Collaborative Location: Hartford, CT Total LF of Steel Framing Manufactured and Installed: 900 LF Exterior Walls; 3,520 LF Interior Walls Total Panel Assemblies: 78 Exterior Panels, & 768 Interior Panels Floor Count: 1…

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Come See Us at AIA Connecticut Booth #111

Aug 1, 2019

Network Framing Solutions is proud to sponsor the 2019 CACX at Mohegan Sun Convention Center on September 12th & 13th. This event is the premier educational conference for architects in our region with attendees expected from throughout the New England states and New York. The 2-day event features a keynote addresses, CEU classes, demonstrations, an…

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