SSMA Announces New Technical Director
The Steel Stud Manufacturers Association (SSMA) today announced
the appointment of Rahim Zadeh, P.E. as its Technical Director.
Zadeh brings more than 30 years experience within the steel framing
industry to his new role with the SSMA.
Zadeh began his career as a design engineer immediately
following his structural engineering master'sdegree program at the
University of Texas at Arlington, designing over 500 commercial,
industrial and educational buildings using metal building systems.
He later served in the capacities of the Director of Engineering
& Technical Department and Vice‐President of Engineering where
he operated the engineering departments, developed design and
construction procedures, patented several CFS connectors and
focused on product development. Zadeh is a current Board member and
past‐President of the Cold‐Formed Steel Engineers Institute and
actively participates in numerous committees within AISI and