Qnect Receives Investment From Nucor

An inside look at the steelmaking process at the Nucor-Yamato Steel (NYS) mill in Blytheville, Ark. (Photo: AISC)

Qnect, LLC (an AISC member) has announced that Nucor Corporation (also an AISC member) is the lead investor for Qnect's $3.8 million funding round. Qnect provides software and digital engineering to optimize connections and production throughput for better steel project efficiency.

Introduced to the market in April 2016, Qnect's cloud-based connection software is designed for steel detailers, fabricators, engineers and others involved in the structural steel workflow. With Nucor's investment, Qnect will strengthen its market position in North America and key international markets.