About Us

Dear Visitor,

Thank you very much for visiting the Hollow Structural Sections (HSS) section of the Steel Tube Institute website. We are thrilled to have you explore our site.

For the last few years, the HSS Committee of STI has been working diligently to increase knowledge and awareness of HSS. As the Executive Director, I will continue the foundational work Mark Bula, previous HSS Director, established in providing service centers, fabricators, architects, structural engineers and many others education and content focused on the benefits and opportunities associated with using HSS. Whether it is in construction or OEM applications, structural tube has a variety of benefits that deserve serious consideration. As a representative of the leading HSS manufacturers in North America, STI welcomes input and feedback from all interested parties. We look forward to continuing to work together to move our industry forward.

The information you will find on our site is a direct result of the input and feedback we receive on what tools and content visitors find most useful. Throughout our pages you will find technical information of particular use to structural engineers and specifiers, inspirations and designs for architects, and a wealth of industry and product information developed to better inform everyone interested in HSS.

We will continue to add more and more content to our site in coming months so I encourage you to come back often for new information. If you have ideas or suggestions for other items you would like to see, please send me an e-mail at janderson@steeltubeinstitute.org. I look forward to hearing from you.


Joseph Anderson
Executive Director

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