Industry News

News Home

Posted: Apr 29, 2019

AIA's Architecture Billings Index Ends 25-Month Positive Streak

Washington, DC – Following consistently increasing demand for design services for over two years, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) dipped into negative territory in March, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA). The ABI score for March was 47.8, down from 50.3 in February.

Posted: Apr 25, 2019

East Coast Fasteners Introduces The Ply-Lo Driller

Elkhart Lake, WI - The Ply-Lo Driller from East Coast Fasteners is the latest innovative addition to the company’s fastener line, designed to save contractors time and money.

Posted: Apr 24, 2019

Kingspan Introduces Three New Insulated Metal Roof Panels

Deland, FL - Kingspan is introducing three new roof panels to the market: KingSeam, KingRib 3 and KingRib 5 . The new options give architects and specifiers additional options for easy-to-install, low-maintenance metal insulated roofing systems that offer superior thermal performance and a high level of fire protection.

Posted: Apr 22, 2019

ATAS Participates In Washington, DC Roofing Day Event

Allentown, PA - ATAS International was proud to participate in the second annual Roofing Day event in Washington, DC on April 3rd and 4th. This event is organized by the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) so that roofing industry professionals from across the country can meet with members of Congress about critical issues facing the industry.

Posted: Apr 22, 2019

Ron Blank & Associates Expands International Training And Partnerships

San Antonio, TX - Ron Blank and Associates, an AIA education provider for architects, specifiers, and design professionals, has expanded its training programs internationally and increased its industry partnerships. AEC firms use Ron Blank and Associate's online, face-to-face and webinar education programs to obtain their AIA, GBCI, IDCEC, and other organization learning units.

Posted: Apr 19, 2019

Beckers Launches Updated Website For Coil Coatings

Berlin, Germany - Beckers, a leading worldwide supplier of coil coatings, introduces its new website to customers, partners and other interested parties. More than a website, this platform has been designed to become a comprehensive digital hub and the pivotal point of Beckers’ representation online.

Posted: Apr 18, 2019

Schweiss Doors Updates Installation/Delivery Truck

Fairfax, MN – Customers who depend on Schweiss Doors to help with the installation of hydraulic and bifold units manufactured by the company will no doubt notice the impressive looking tool box mounted behind the cab of the Schweiss delivery truck. Not only does the new box look good, but it was created with one important goal in mind: to facilitate the efficient installation of Schweiss products by bifold and hydraulic door installers who depend on Schweiss for assistance.

Posted: Apr 18, 2019

MBMA Adds Two New Associate Members, Setting New Record

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has added two new Associate members to its ranks: JRH Engineering & Environmental Services Inc. and Service Partners LLC. With the addition of these companies, MBMA’s number of Associate members is now 74.

Posted: Apr 17, 2019

Reed's Metals To Offer TS324 Trapezoidal Standing Seam Roofing

Brookhaven, MS - Reed’s Metals, headquartered in Brookhaven, MS, has been announced by Building Research Systems Inc. as the newest member of the Superior Seam Technology (SST) TS324 trapezoidal standing seam roofing system family.

Posted: Apr 16, 2019

Panel Built Now Offering Quick-Ship Guard Buildings And Bus Shelters

Atlanta, GA - ​Panel Built, Inc., a modular construction company with over 20 years of experience in the industry, is offering a way to deliver modular solutions even faster. Panel Built is introducing all new, in-stock units for a select line of products, making their lead times even shorter.

Posted: Apr 15, 2019

Six Companies Become New Metal Construction Association Members

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) is excited to announce six companies have recently joined more than 90 other manufacturers and suppliers dedicated to expanding and developing the metal construction industry through MCA.

Posted: Apr 15, 2019

New CornellCookson Door Designed To Provide Safe Room Protection

Mountain Top, PA – According to the National Weather Service, nearly 1,500 confirmed tornadoes touched down throughout the United States in 2017 alone. Combined with some of the most destructive hurricanes on record, along with several tropical storms that made landfall in the United States last year, the total damage from natural disasters reached $306 billion. While the financial impact is shocking, it pales in comparison to the countless lives lost – a human toll that is impossible to put a dollar sign on.

Posted: Apr 12, 2019

American Buildings Company Adds Four Builders To 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 these additions to its international network of Builders: Edwards Construction Services Inc. of Ocala, Florida; Pearce Construction Group LLC of Omaha, Nebraska; University Pro Landscapers, Paving, Pools & Spas LTD of Orangeville, Ontario, Canada; and Mefford Contracting LLC of Lexington, Kentucky.

Posted: Apr 11, 2019

New Tech Machinery Acquires Nasser Machines

Denver, CO – New Tech Machinery (NTM), a member of Mazzella Companies and a worldwide leading manufacturer of portable rollforming machinery, is pleased to announce its acquisition of Nasser Machines.

Posted: Apr 10, 2019

MRA Offers Free Resilient Housing Guide For U.S. And Canadian Homeowners

Portland, OR - With climate extremes, natural disasters and severe weather affecting homeowners in greater numbers throughout the U.S. and Canada, the Metal Roofing Alliance has partnered with Green Builder Media to offer an extensive Resilient Housing Guide. The free guide includes in-depth tips and information for owners of new and existing properties to help their homes withstand nature’s fury.

Posted: Apr 09, 2019

ATAS International Earns Top Workplaces Award For Fourth Consecutive Year

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. has been awarded a 2019 Top Workplaces honor for the fourth consecutive year by The Morning Call. The organizations who receive a Top Workplaces award are determined solely on the results of an employee engagement survey administered by Energage, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement.

^ Back To Top