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Our Research, Testing and Innovation

Our Research, Testing and Innovation

From the first years of operation, Simpson Strong-Tie has led the industry in engineered structural connector design. Today, we have more than 60 engineers on staff, and the legacy of innovative product development lives on through the work we do every day. We have several accredited test facilities, giving us the capability to test the smallest products to the largest systems. The work we do in our labs gives us a better understanding of how structures perform, advances our design technology and improves building safety.

Our Research Labs

More about our research facilities in the U.S. and around the globe.

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Industry Innovation

Simpson Strong-Tie has often led the way in research that helps advance the building industry.

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Collaboration with Academia

Simpson Strong-Tie regularly collaborates with educational institutions, researchers and research facilities to conduct testing that benefits our industry.

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