Industry News

News Home

Posted: Jun 23, 2022

International Door Association Honors Wayne Dalton® VP For Service

Mt. Hope, OH - In recognition of his service to his community and the trade association, Tim Matthews, Wayne Dalton® Vice President of National Accounts, Builder Sales, was recently presented with the International Door Association's (IDA) Jerry R. Reynolds Volunteer Leadership Award.

Posted: Jun 21, 2022

Equipment Finance Industry Confidence Steady in June

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the June 2022 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) today. The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $900 billion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 50.9, steady with the May index of 49.6.

Posted: Jun 20, 2022

METALCON Leadership Program Targets Under-40 Industry Professionals

Newton, MA — METALCON, the only global event dedicated exclusively to the application of metal in design and construction, announces its new Future Leaders of METALCON (FLMC) program for rising stars, up-and-comers, management trainees, apprentices and others, roughly ages 40 and under, ready to take their career to the next level.

Posted: Jun 16, 2022

Sherwin-Williams Issues 2021 Sustainability Report

Cleveland, OH /PRNewswire/ — The Sherwin-Williams Company (NYSE: SHW) has issued its 2021 Sustainability Report: Building on the Good, reflecting progress made in its environmental, social and governance (ESG) journey. The report is available at https://sustainability.sherwin-williams.com/doc/Sustainability_Report.

Posted: Jun 15, 2022

AGC: Construction Employment Up But Many Positions Unfilled

Arlington, VA - Construction employment increased in two-thirds of U.S. metro areas between April 2021 and April 2022, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new government employment data. Association officials noted that a lack of qualified workers kept employment down in many metro areas.

Posted: Jun 09, 2022

Clopay Corporation Partners With LiftMaster® On Extreme Series Door

Mason, OH – North America’s largest sectional door manufacturer, Clopay Corporation, has partnered with LiftMaster®, the top brand of professionally installed residential garage door systems and commercial door operators, to launch the Extreme Series Door powered by Liftmaster. This high-performance door system operates three times faster (at 24 inches per second) and five times longer (at 50,000 cycles) than standard doors, all for a more cost-effective investment than other high-speed doors. The Extreme Series Door will be offered by the Clopay®, Cornell®, and Cookson® brands.

Posted: Jun 08, 2022

Wood's Powr-Grip Receives Exporter Of The Year Honor

Laurel, MT- Wood’s Powr-Grip, a company with a list of accolades and accomplishments that reaches back decades, lifted its latest honor with home-state pride. The vacuum lifting equipment manufacturer was named 2021 Exporter of the Year by the Montana District Export Council.

Posted: Jun 07, 2022

MBMA Plans 2022 Architectural Faculty Workshop In Nashville, August 2-3

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) is gearing up to host its third annual Architecture Faculty Workshop for college and university professors nationwide. The two-day event will take place August 2-3, 2022, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Posted: Jun 06, 2022

DuPont™ Tedlar® Joins The Metal Construction Association

Wilmington, DE - DuPont (NYSE:DD) announces that its Tedlar® business has become a member of the Metal Construction Association (MCA). Since the 1960s, Tedlar® PVF film has been tested and proven effective in protecting a variety of surfaces, including metal, in highly corrosive and demanding exterior applications around the world.

Posted: Jun 03, 2022

MBCEA Selects Ohio Project As Building Of The Year

Bethlehem, PA - The Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association has announced the Arbogast Performing Arts Center (APAC) in Troy, OH, as its 2022 Building of the Year. APAC was a project of MBCEA member company Foundation Steel, LLC of Swanton, OH, and utilized a metal building system from Butler Manufacturing.

Posted: Jun 02, 2022

Construction Employment Exceeds Pre-Pandemic Peak In Most States

Arlington, VA - Construction employment exceeded pre-pandemic levels in 32 states in April, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials cautioned however that record high job opening levels in the construction sector indicate that many firms are having a hard time finding workers to hire, putting future job gains at risk.

^ Back To Top