Seismic design software for fire protection

ASC Engineered Solutions Seismic Design & Support Solutions

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ASC is here for your seismic design needs. We provide digital tools and technical support that help ensure your projects meet required seismic regulations and are designed as seamlessly as possible.

Seis Brace 2.0 is the most comprehensive seismic bracing calculation software available for the fire protection industry today. 

We provide Seis Brace to our customers free of charge. This seismic calculator tool for fire protection allows you to:

• Specify FM Approved or UL Listed components

• Perform zone of influence calculations in compliance with NFPA 13 (2016/ASCE7-10) NFPA 13 (2019/ASCE7-16)

• Select product for bracing of either steel or CPVC pipe

• Generate a submittal with Afcon® seismic bracing products, including detail and individual product submittal sheets

Recent enhancements to Seis Brace 2.0 include the below user-focused functionalities:

Sharing options –
Share your current and past seismic designs with invited collaborators when logged into our website

Streamlined brace selection –
New filtering allows you to select desired swivel type and then only provides anchor attachment options that comply with your selection, reducing errors and saving time

Improved report formatting –
Report downloads are more streamlined and optimized than ever before

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About ASC Engineered Solutions 

ASC Engineered Solutions (formerly Anvil International & Smith-Cooper International) is defined by quality—in its products, services and support. With more than 1,400 employees, the company’s portfolio of precision-engineered piping support, valves and connections provides products to more than 4,000 customers across industries, such as mechanical, industrial, fire protection, oil and gas, and commercial and residential construction. Its portfolio of leading brands includes ABZ Valve®, AFCON®, Anvil®, Anvil EPS, Anvil Services, Basic-PSA, Beck®, Catawissa, Cooplet®, FlexHead®, FPPI®, Gruvlok®, J.B. Smith, Merit®, NAP®, Quadrant®, Trenton Pipe, SCI®, Sharpe®, SlideLOK®, SPF®, SprinkFLEX®, and VEP. With headquarters in Commerce, CA, and Exeter, NH, ASC also has ISO 9001:2015 certified production facilities in PA, TN, IL, TX, AL, LA, KS, and RI. 

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