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New SteelSmart System Release

July 23,2019

Tags:Cold Formed Steel Software, Light Steel Framing Software

The newest version of SteelSmart® System (SSS) is now available!

We are constantly improving SSS to reflect changes in construction methods, new cold formed steel products, and customer feedback. Below are the highlights of the newest version, 7.8. We hope you find these updates helpful.


Major Updates


  1. Design codes have been updated for all modules. (IBC 2018 and ASCE 7-16 and Canadian NBC 2015 with AISI S136-12)

  2. Updated load generator with hazard data database and enhanced roof slope calculations

  3. Ability to export ruff truss information to SteelSmart Framer

  4. Enhanced loading functionality for wall modules along with “Apply To All” option for some settings

  5. Added shear center location (m) to the output results in the Section Properties Calculator




Download the SSS 7.8 What’s New Flyer for a full list of features

If you have a current SSS subscription, you have the ability to update to this new version. Your renewal date will remain the same, but you will have access to all the new features.

To download the new version, log into your ASI Portal here:

Don't have a current license?

To buy the new version, log into your ASI Portal here:


Download Instructions


Desktop installation instructions
Network Install Instructions


Please contact support@appliedscienceint.com with any questions, or give us a call at (919) 645-4090.