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Posted: Feb 28, 2018

3A Composites USA Names Director Of Latin American Sales

Davidson, NC - 3A Composites USA announces the appointment of Pete Mir as director of Latin American sales, managing sales of the company’s products to both the graphic display and architectural markets.

Posted: Feb 28, 2018

Good News Aplenty In AIA's Latest Architecture Billings Index

Washington, D.C. – 2018 started on a strong note for architecture firms, as the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) saw its highest January score since 2007. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the January ABI score was 54.7, up from a score of 52.8 in the previous month. This score reflects an increase in design services provided by U.S. architecture firms (any score above 50 indicates an increase in billings).

Posted: Feb 27, 2018

Scott Moffatt Honored By MCA With Patrick R. Bush Volunteer Service Award

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) presented its Patrick R. Bush Volunteer Service Award to Scott Moffatt, as an outstanding achiever in the metal construction industry. The award was presented at MCA’s winter meeting held January 2018 in San Diego, California.

Posted: Feb 26, 2018

Ventco Announces Winner Of A Pallet Of ProfileVent At Frame Building Expo

Glenside, PA - Ervin Yoder of Ridge & Valley Metals of Dover, Delaware, was selected randomly as the winner of a pallet of ProfileVent ridge ventilation for metal roofs from Ventco. Yoder was one of hundreds to sign up for the drawing at the Vento booth during the recent Frame Building Expo in Columbus, Ohio.

Posted: Feb 23, 2018

Dick Bus Of ATAS International Among NRCA's 2018-19 Officers And Directors

New Orleans, LA - The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) announces its 2018-19 slate of officers and directors at its 131st Annual Convention held Feb. 6-8 in New Orleans. Among the directors is Dick Bus, president of ATAS International Inc., a leading manufacturer of metal roof systems.

Posted: Feb 23, 2018

CFSEI Accepting Entries For 2018 Awards Program Through March 30

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) is accepting entries through March 30, 2018 for its annual awards program, which acknowledges outstanding and innovative cold-formed steel (CFS) framing projects and individuals who have advanced the industry through their significant contributions of time and expertise.

Posted: Feb 22, 2018

Varco Pruden Buildings Names 2018 Hall Of Fame Project Winners

Memphis, TN - A total of 65 projects in 15 different building categories are recognized in Varco Pruden Buildings' 2018 Hall of Fame Awards. Announcement of the winners was made by Doug Yancey, Varco Pruden’s Advertising Manager and Hall of Fame coordinator. Selection for the Hall of Fame is based on excellence in design, craftsmanship and construction.

Posted: Feb 21, 2018

Metal Sales Launches IMPACT Steel Building Solutions In Two More Locations

Louisville, KY - Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation, a leading manufacturer of metal roof, wall and building systems, has announced the launch of IMPACT Steel Building Solutions to be produced at the company’s branches in Denver, CO and Temple, TX. Metal Sales’ IMPACT program is a powerful, free software which allows users to design cold-formed bolt-up steel buildings from the ground up.

Posted: Feb 20, 2018

Reed's Metals To Be Featured On HGTV's Home Town Show

Brookhaven, MS - HGTV’s hit TV show, Home Town, kicked off its second season on January 8 with hosts Erin and Ben Napier who renovate homes in Laurel, MS. Episode 208, debuting on March 5, will feature another Mississippi native - Bernie Reed, President of Reed’s Metals.

Posted: Feb 19, 2018

eBook Focuses On Minimizing Construction Impacts From Fire, Cold Weather, Hurricanes And Flooding With Cold-Formed Steel Framing

Washington, DC - BuildSteel, a partnership of steel and construction industry organizations, announces the release of “Strength in the Face of Disaster: How Cold-Formed Steel Framing Keeps Buildings Safe,” a free e-book exploring the durability and resiliency of cold-formed steel (CFS) framing when confronted with fire, cold weather, hurricanes and flooding.

Posted: Feb 16, 2018

Spring Contracting Group Joins ABC Builder Network

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of Spring Contracting Group LLC of Upper Marlboro, Maryland to its national network of Builders.

Posted: Feb 15, 2018

Kingspan Wins Smart Energy Decisions Innovation Award

Deland, FL – Kingspan Insulated Panels has been named a winner in the Smart Energy Decisions Innovation Awards. The company took the top prize in the commercial energy efficiency technology category for its Journey to Net Zero Energy project.

Posted: Feb 14, 2018

2018 CFSEI Expo To Be Held May 15-16 In San Diego

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host the 2018 CFSEI Annual Expo on May 15-16, 2018 at the Wyndham San Diego Bayside Hotel in San Diego, California. This event is designed for architects, builders/contractors and engineers, with an educational program geared toward both skilled cold-formed steel (CFS) framing professionals as well as newcomers.

Posted: Feb 13, 2018

New MRA Website Helps Contractors Capitalize On Booming Metal Roofing Market

Portland, OR — Contractors now have a powerful new tool to capitalize on the skyrocketing growth of the metal roofing installation business. The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) has launched a revamped website that offers member contractors real-time quality lead retrieval, sophisticated marketing benefits and greater membership opportunities all in a mobile-friendly, streamlined and easy-to-use platform.

Posted: Feb 08, 2018

ATAS Product Representatives Expand Professional Credentials Through CSI

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. announces that Chris Kroeter, Product Representative for Metro New York and Northern New Jersey, has recently earned the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Certified Construction Product Representative (CCPR) certification. Also, Kevin Cox, Product Representative for North Carolina, South Carolina, and southern Virginia, has passed the CSI Construction Documents Technologist (CDT) exam.

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