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Posted: Dec 14, 2018

MSCI Honors Petersen's John Palesny With Lifetime Achievement Award

Elk Grove Village, IL - The Metals Service Center Institute (MSCI) bestowed its Lifetime Achievement Award on John Palesny, president of Petersen Aluminum Corp., in late November during its Aluminum Products Division Conference in Florida. The honor recognizes Palesny’s contribution to the metals industry during his 47-year career at Petersen.

Posted: Dec 13, 2018

Triangle Fastener Pittsburgh Moves To Larger Facility

Pittsburgh, PA - Triangle Fastener Corporation has announced the move of its Pittsburgh branch to a new, larger location. The new location has 16,500 square feet of warehouse space and 1,000 square feet of showroom space to service middle/western Pennsylvania, New York and West Virginia.

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

S-5!®'s Rob Haddock Named 2018 CSI Award Recipient

Colorado Springs, CO – Rob Haddock, CEO of Metal Roof Innovations Limited (MRIL), manufacturer of S-5!® metal roofing attachment products, was recently announced as the 2018 recipient of the Construction Specifications Institute’s (CSI) Ben John Small Technical Writing Award.

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

DuPont Announces New Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen Solution

Wilmington, DE – DuPont Safety & Construction, a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, has announced the release of the DuPont™ Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen to provide advanced protection against moisture damage in exterior wall systems.

Posted: Dec 07, 2018

Study Compares Greenhouse Gas Emissions For Steel Produced In North America And China

Pittsburgh, PA - Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from production of Chinese steel are substantially greater than emissions from production of comparable steel in North America, according to a series of reports released by the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI).

Posted: Dec 06, 2018

Triangle Fastener Video Showcases CONCEALOR Screw Line

Pittsburgh, PA – Triangle Fastener Corporation has launched a new product video featuring their CONCEALOR Pancake Head Screw line. The new video provides product details including sizes, applications and helpful installation tips. The video can be viewed on Triangle’s website or by clicking here.

Posted: Dec 04, 2018

PanelClad Introduces Time-Saving Material Handling System For Metal Roofing Contractors

Woodlake, CA - PanelClad, developer of the Panelizer™ System for quicker sheeting of metal buildings, has announced the launch of a new product which tackles material handling and speeds installation of metal roofing systems on all types of projects. Dubbed the “MTX System by PanelClad”, the new product line was developed as a scalable solution to eliminate the non-value-added task of hand carrying material on metal roofing projects.

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

NCI Building Systems Closes Merger Transaction With Ply Gem

Houston, TX - NCI Building Systems Inc., a leading manufacturer of exterior building products for commercial construction, announces that it has completed its merger with Ply Gem Parent LLC, a leading manufacturer of exterior building products for residential construction.

Posted: Nov 29, 2018

Two New Videos Released By Metal Building Manufacturers Association

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has released two new videos which are now available on its YouTube channel. “AC472: Why Accreditation Matters” explores the benefits of IAS accreditation for metal building manufacturers. “Get More with Metal: Recreation & Fitness Buildings” illustrates the many different recreation and athletic facilities that metal buildings house.

Posted: Nov 28, 2018

All Weather Insulated Panels Showcases Winery Sector In New PDF

Vacaville, CA – All Weather Insulated Panels, an innovator in the design, construction and advancement of insulated metal panels, has announced the creation of a 4-page PDF marketing document explaining why panels from AWIP are ideal for wineries and listing dozens of West Coast winery projects the company’s products have been utilized for.

Posted: Nov 27, 2018

AIA's Billings Index Survey Slows In October But Remains Positive

Washington, DC – Architecture firm billings growth softened in October but remained positive for the thirteenth consecutive month, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for October was 50.4 compared to 51.1 in September. With continued strength in new project inquiries, billings are expected to remain steady into the coming months.

Posted: Nov 26, 2018

Laminators Inc. Announces Two New Hires

Hatfield, PA – Laminators Inc. has announced Michael Lukac as its new Construction Services Department Manager and Chris Schmidt as an Architectural Project Manager.

Posted: Nov 21, 2018

Petersen's PAC-CLAD Specs, Design Files For Metal Roof, Wall Panels Now On Digital Platforms

Elk Grove Village, IL - Architects, designers and specifiers now have multiple options for locating and specifying Petersen’s PAC-CLAD products during the specification and design phases of any project. The manufacturer of metal roof and wall panels now hosts roof and wall specs as well as a library of BIM, CAD and installation drawings on a variety of design platforms.

Posted: Nov 20, 2018

Steelscape Wins 2018 NCCA Safety Award

Cleveland, OH – The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) presented its 2018 Safety Award to Steelscape representatives from the facility in Kalama, Washington, at NCCA’s Fall Technical Meeting in Louisville on September 26.

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