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Posted: Mar 29, 2019

AISI Hosting Session On Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment At 2019 NASCC: The Steel Conference

Washington, DC - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) will host a session on “Whole Building Life Cycle Assessment” at 2019 NASCC: The Steel Conference in St. Louis, Missouri on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 8:00 - 9:00 a.m. in Room 127. It will be hosted by Mark Thimons, P.E., LEED AP-BD+C, AISI’s vice president of sustainability; and Brandie Sebastian, LCACP, AISI’s director of sustainability.

Posted: Mar 28, 2019

MRA Figures Show Metal Roofing Increasingly Popular In Climate-Challenged States

Portland, OR - According to the latest figures from the Metal Roofing Alliance, metal roofing is growing in popularity, especially in states that experience severe climate conditions. The nonprofit organization, which serves to connect thousands of U.S. and Canadian residential homeowners seeking metal roofing with qualified member installers, says the top five states for interest in metal roofing are Florida, Pennsylvania, California, New York and North Carolina, with Texas close behind.

Posted: Mar 26, 2019

Architecture Firm Billings Remain Positive In February

Washington, DC - Architecture firm billings growth softened in February but remained positive, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). AIA’s Architecture Billings Index (ABI) score for February was 50.3, down from 55.3 in January. Indicators of work in the pipeline, including inquiries into new projects and the value of new design contracts remained positive.

Posted: Mar 25, 2019

ATAS Names 2018 Sales Team Of The Year

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. announces Frank Saldana, CSI, CDT, and Marc Fisher, as the recipients of its annual Malan S. Parker Award to recognize the top sales team of 2018.

Posted: Mar 22, 2019

CFSEI Accepting Entries For 2019 Awards Program

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) is accepting entries through April 15, 2019 for its annual awards program, which acknowledges outstanding achievement in creative design, technical innovation, and best practices in the use of cold-formed steel and recognizes individuals who have volunteered significant time and talent to the cold-formed steel industry.

Posted: Mar 21, 2019

Pivot 2.0 Introduced By Big Ass Fans®

Lexington, KY - Tight workspaces, crowded floors and ceiling areas make it difficult to get cooling airflow to workers who need it. To bring comfort to these hard-to-reach work areas, Big Ass Fans® introduces Pivot 2.0.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019

Sheffield Metals Launches New AIA Continuing Education Course

Sheffield Village, OH – Sheffield Metals International, a member of Mazzella Companies and a leading distributor of coated and bare metal coil and sheet products, recently launched a new American Institute of Architects (AIA) accredited course for the architectural and design community.

Posted: Mar 15, 2019

Citadel Architectural Products Relaunches Social Media Effort

Indianapolis, IN - With the beginning of a new year, one of the goals set forth by Citadel Architectural Products, Inc. was three-fold: to relaunch existing social media accounts, recommit to providing frequent and relevant information on those platforms, and reengage with customers on a new level.

Posted: Mar 14, 2019

Construction Employment Increases In 33 States From December To January

Arlington, VA - Forty-four states added construction jobs between January 2018 and January 2019, while 33 states added construction jobs between December and January, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data.

Posted: Mar 13, 2019

CertainTeed's Matterhorn® Metal Roofing Soon To Be Available In Canada

Valley Forge, PA - Canadian builders and contractors will soon be able to offer their customers a new impact-, fire- and wind-resistant metal roofing option as CertainTeed’s luxury metal roofing line, Matterhorn® Metal Roofing, will be available throughout Canada in the first quarter of 2019.

Posted: Mar 12, 2019

2019 CFSEI Expo To Be Held June 4-6 In Chicago

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host the 2019 CFSEI Annual Expo on June 4-6, 2019 at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Chicago – Magnificent Mile.

Posted: Mar 11, 2019

EXCEPTIONAL® Metals Launches Updated Website

Saginaw, MI - EXCEPTIONAL Metals announces the launch of their newly updated website. The complete overhaul features a variety of design and organizational updates that aim to enhance overall user experience and efficiency.

Posted: Mar 08, 2019

MRA Showcases Beauty And Toughness Of Metal Roofing Through Pair Of Exemplary Projects

Portland, OR – The toughness of metal roofing and also its beauty are on full display in a pair of projects being celebrated by the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA). In Sonoma County, CA, a rustic log cabin home at Moon Dance Ranch has been named the winner of MRA’s Best Metal Roofing Project competition for 2018. And in Panama City, FL, a home that withstood all that deadly Hurricane Michael could throw its way was named MRA’s 2018 Top Survivor winner.

Posted: Mar 07, 2019

Direct Metals Launches New Responsive Website

Kennesaw, GA – Direct Metals, a steel service center providing specialty metals, with locations in Kennesaw, GA and Waukegan, IL, has launched a new website.

Posted: Mar 05, 2019

CENTRIA Adds Julie Schessler To Product Management Team

Moon Township, PA - CENTRIA, a world-leading provider of high-performance building envelopes, announces that Julie Schessler has joined the team as Product Manager – Rainscreen Systems. Schessler brings her extensive, wide-ranging experience with architectural product management and marketing to her new role with CENTRIA.

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