June 2020 – The Second Edition of the SDI Floor Deck Design Manual (FDDM2) supersedes and enhances its predecessor, integrating the updated 2017 ANSI/SDI Design Standards and aligning with the 2018 and 2021 IBC codes. FDDM2 introduces valuable additions, such as load tables and design examples specifically for concentrated loads and scissor lift type moving loads. Notably, the load tables have been optimized for improved readability. Furthermore, this edition incorporates considerations for sound transmission and impact, providing a comprehensive resource for sound structural design using floor deck systems.
PLEASE NOTE: The following update to our Floor Deck Design Manual, Second Edition, No. FDDM2 is now available: