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Posted: Jul 31, 2020

AIA Billings Index Shows Signs Of Stabilization

Washington, DC - Demand for design services from architecture firms began to stabilize in June, following their peak declines in April, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA).

Posted: Jul 31, 2020

Vulcan Steel Structures Launches New Website

Adel, Ga - Vulcan Steel Structures Inc., an IAS AC472 accredited metal building manufacturer, announces the launch of its redesigned corporate website. The new site provides extensive information about the company and its products, and has information and images about current and past building projects.

Posted: Jul 30, 2020

New Home Sales In June Set New High Level Since Great Recession

Washington, DC - In a sign that the housing market is leading the economy during the coronavirus outbreak, sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to their highest level since the Great Recession, up 13.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 776,000 units in June, according to newly released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Posted: Jul 29, 2020

American Buildings Company Presents 2020 Excellence In Design Honorees

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC) has announced the winners of its 2020 Excellence in Design Awards. The competition is designed to highlight the diverse application and expansion of the metal building construction industry. Each project showcases new designs that illustrate innovative metal system construction.

Posted: Jul 27, 2020

Bradbury Metal Tile Roofing Solutions Welcomes Justin Pressnall To USA Sales Team

Rotorua, New Zealand - Bradbury Metal Tile Roofing Solutions (BMTRS), a New Zealand-based subsidiary of The Bradbury Group, has announced the addition of Justin Pressnall to its USA Sales Team. Pressnall will work with Lance Eagle, Business Development Sales Manager at BMTRS, in the development of marketing and sales for the North American market.

Posted: Jul 24, 2020

Midland Door Solutions Launches New Website

West Fargo ND - Midland Door Solutions, a full-service oversized bi-fold and hydraulic door manufacturer, has launched a new website. In addition to an interactive project gallery that highlights the company’s products in a user-friendly, intuitive layout, the new site offers project inspiration as well as practical information for facility owners at any stage of the decision-making process.

Posted: Jul 23, 2020

AGC's Latest Construction Employment Report Is Mixed Bag

Arlington, VA - Construction employment increased from May to June in 31 states and the District of Columbia, but the gains may have stalled, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of recent government employment data and a compilation of weekly jobsite hours by construction technology firm Procore.

Posted: Jul 21, 2020

AppliCad Announces Digital Skills Development Scholarship Opportunity

Blackburn, Victoria, Australia - AppliCad has announced the creation of The Global AppliCad Learning for the Future Scholarship Program to give young adults across the globe the opportunity to increase their digital skills relevant to the roofing industry of the future.

Posted: Jul 20, 2020

Sheet Metal Supply Moves To New, Larger Fabricating Facility

Mundelein, IL - Sheet Metal Supply, a leading fabricator and supplier of formed perimeter edge materials and processed coil and flat stock for more than 25 years, has moved its operation into a new and larger facility in Grayslake, IL.

Posted: Jul 17, 2020

Updates Made To Roof Deck And Floor Deck Design Manuals By SDI

Glenshaw, PA - The Steel Deck Institute (SDI) has published updates to the Roof Deck Design Manual, 2nd Edition and the Floor Deck Design Manual, 2nd Edition. These new editions have been updated to comply with the 2018 International Building Code and are based on the standards referenced in the Code.

Posted: Jul 16, 2020

MCA Publishes Three Updated Environmental Product Declarations

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has released three updated Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs). The subjects of the updated papers are Metal Composite Materials (MCM), Insulated Metal Panels (IMP), and Roll Formed Aluminum and Steel Cladding.

Posted: Jul 14, 2020

Metl-Span Offers New Online IMPs Course

Lewisville, TX - Metl-Span, a recognized leader in the insulated metal panel industry, is offering a new online course through Hanley Wood University, Designing with Architectural Insulated Metal Wall Panels.

Posted: Jul 13, 2020

Petersen Adds CAS Reps To Sales Force In Western New York

Elk Grove Village, IL - Petersen once again has expanded its network of manufacturer representatives, this time throughout Western New York to better serve the area’s growing demand for metal roof and wall cladding systems.

Posted: Jul 10, 2020

Lorin Industries' Products Now Available On BSD SpecLink

Muskegon, MI - Lorin Industries Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, announces that CSI formatted specifications for all its standard products are now available on BSD SpecLink.

Posted: Jul 09, 2020

Beckers Publishes Sustainability Report And Presents 2030 Sustainability Strategy

Berlin, Germany - Global industrial coatings company Beckers Group has published its 2019 Sustainability Report showing the progress the company has made towards contributing to a more sustainable world. A major milestone was set last year: Beckers’ newly launched 2030 Sustainability Strategy sets the framework for the report and describes the actions the company will take in the decade ahead.

Posted: Jul 08, 2020

Laminators Announces New Weathered Wood ACM Finish

Hatfield, PA - For nearly 60 years, Laminators Inc. has manufactured a comprehensive line of high-quality aluminum composite panels for the commercial construction industry. Due to popular demand, Laminators now offers a new Weathered Wood finish—perfect for residential or commercial projects where a light-colored wood grain look is desired that will not rot, corrode or deteriorate.

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