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We develop strong partnerships.

For over 60 years, Simpson Strong-Tie has been the pioneer in creating structural products that help people build safer, stronger structures. Today, we bring that innovative approach to our Component Solutions software.

We work together with component manufacturers and other industry partners to solve problems, fostering a collaborative community that shares information across all areas of the construction ecosystem. We leverage the wide range of Simpson Strong-Tie structural components and fastening solutions, along with a full line of high-quality, code-listed truss connector plates, and our established training and support programs, to provide innovative and effective solutions for component manufacturers.

Innovative software. Comprehensive support. Dedicated customer service.

Component Solutions® software provides easy-to-use, flexible solutions to streamline your business and support your customers.
Comprehensive training empowers your team, while industry-leading customer service enables continued productivity.
Partnering with Simpson Strong-Tie gives you access to our experienced Component Review and Design Services teams, ensuring your ongoing success.

A trusted partner throughout your journey.

Having a partner who is trusted by the industry and is committed to your success can help you achieve your business goals. Simpson Strong-Tie provides valuable partnership through every step of your business journey, from taking time to understand your needs and helping assess your project workflow, to offering easy-to-use business management and design software. We have the expertise and tools to help you streamline your processes, leverage scheduling and reporting tools to improve information flow, manage administrative and design tasks, and expedite fabrication and delivery; getting the right deliveries to the jobsite at the time you need them.

As leaders in the industry, Simpson Strong-Tie is your partner and solution provider today, tomorrow and into the future.

Customer Testimonials

Simpson Strong-Tie’s collaborative approach and ability to share the truss model was an enormous benefit for our residential design.Julius Taylor, P.E., Taylor Engineering
It didn’t take long to learn at all; the layout was easy to learn. Truss Studio guides you step-by-step through the different operations. Charles Thomas, Truss Designer, Brough & Whicher


Software Solutions for Component Manufacturers

Business Management Software

Component Solutions® Director™ manages all of your projects, regardless of size — from a single component to a large multi-plan development. Robust data-management, scheduling and reporting tools optimize information flow and production output supporting multiple facilities and a remote workforce.

Truss Layout and Design Software

Component Solutions® Truss Studio™ is an integrated, easy-to-use layout and truss design solution. This truss-centric program includes simple, yet powerful design tools driven by feedback and suggestions from our users. With CS Truss Studio, design professionals are able to effectively create 3D truss layouts, design individual truss components, and specify connectors for truss-to-truss connections.

EWP Layout and Design Software

Component Solutions® EWP Studio™ is a layout, design and structural analysis solution that combines layout/drafting, member design, reporting in real-time 3D while supporting a selection of products, including I-joists, LVL, lumber, rim board and connectors.

Integrated Component Systems Hardware Products

Truss Connector Plates

When it comes to manufacturing metal connectors, no other company has the record of reliability and performance that Simpson Strong-Tie brings to the table. Simpson Strong-Tie’s connector-plate manufacturing facilities incorporate state-of-the-art technology to consistently produce top-quality plates.


Simpson Strong-Tie wood connectors are manufactured to the industry’s highest standards. From framing angles to straps to heavy-duty girder hangers, we offer the most diverse product line so that you have the right product for the job.


Our innovation team includes PhDs, metallurgists, materials engineers, and structural engineers to create the best possible fasteners. Each production run goes through rigorous testing to ensure our products can handle higher loads, resist corrosion, and make installation more efficient.

Lateral Systems

Our offering of lateral-force-resisting systems, including wood and steel Strong-Wall® shearwallsStrong Frame® moment frames and Strong-Rod™  tiedown systems, provides designers and engineers added design flexibility in wood-frame construction and the confidence that almost anything is possible.