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Posted: May 03, 2019

Cold-Formed Steel Shear Wall Design Guide 2019 Edition Released By AISI

Washington, DC - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has released Cold-Formed Steel Shear Wall Design Guide, 2019 Edition (AISI D113-19), which provides discussion and design examples of steel sheet and wood structural panel sheathed, cold-formed steel framed shear wall assemblies used to resist wind and seismic forces.

Posted: May 02, 2019

ABC Supply Promotes Bryan Olson To Managing Director Of Mule-Hide Products

Beloit, WI – Bryan Olson has been promoted to managing director of Mule-Hide Products Co. Inc., a subsidiary corporation of ABC Supply Co. Inc. In this position, Olson will build on the momentum that former President Jonathan Shepard and his team created before Shepard’s promotion to vice president of ABC Supply’s Southwest Region.

Posted: Apr 30, 2019

Equipment Leasing And Finance Industry Confidence Eases In April

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has released the April 2019 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market decreased in April after two consecutive months’ increases to 58.3, down from the March index of 60.4.

Posted: Apr 30, 2019

GRECO Aluminum Railings Acquires Petersen Metals

Tampa, FL – GRECO Aluminum Railings, a manufacturer of engineered railing and safety systems for multi-family and commercial structures in the United States and Canada, and operating subsidiary of CSW Industrials, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSWI), announces that it has acquired Petersen Metals, a regional specialty manufacturer and installer of architectural metal products, headquartered in Hudson, FL.

Posted: Apr 29, 2019

Sheffield Metals Announces New And Improved Color Visualizer

Sheffield Village, OH – Sheffield Metals International (SMI), a member of Mazzella Companies and a leading distributor of coated and bare metal coil and sheet products, is pleased to announce the launch of its new and improved Color Visualizer.

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.

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