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Posted: Oct 22, 2020

IMETCO Granted ICC Approvals For Pair Of Rainscreen Cladding Products

Norcross, GA – IMETCO (Innovative Metals Company, Inc.) is now among a short list of metal manufacturers to carry ICC approvals for its metal wall cladding systems. The company recently received ICC approvals for its Latitude™ and Element™ architectural wall panels used as a part of its rainscreen systems.

Posted: Oct 21, 2020

Flex-Ability Concepts Relaunches Website For Flexible Framing Products

Oklahoma City, OK - Flex-Ability Concepts, leading supplier of flexible framing products for commercial and residential applications, has launched its new website. The greatest change for the website is how it looks on cellphones and tablets; the redesign focuses on navigation with hand-held devices.

Posted: Oct 21, 2020

Tubelite Names Vice President Of Integrated Supply Chain

Walker, MI - Tubelite Inc. has named Dean Seger as vice president of integrated supply chain in Walker, Michigan. Reporting directly to company president Steve Green, Seger's focus will be on manufacturing, quality and logistics for the company's six manufacturing sites.

Posted: Oct 20, 2020

Mid-West Steel Building Company Aligns Under Metallic Building Systems

Cary, NC - Metallic Building Company, a supplier of custom-engineered metal buildings across North America, announces its incorporation of Mid-West Steel Building Company, a provider of metal building systems in Texas and New Mexico. The new company name is Metallic Building Systems.

Posted: Oct 16, 2020

MRA Calls For Stronger Resiliency Standards In Western States To Protect Against Wildfire Threats

Portland, OR —The 2020 wildfire season came with a terrible awakening for many West Coast homeowners: Areas in Oregon, Washington and California that were not considered to be in the path of wildfire danger were under extreme threat, resulting in evacuations and unprecedented destruction. The Metal Roofing Alliance says now is the time for changes that will perhaps lessen the severity of future events for some homeowners.

Posted: Oct 12, 2020

Ceco Building Systems And Garco Building Systems Unite

Cary, NC - Ceco Building Systems, a national manufacturer of metal building solutions, announces its integration with Garco Building Systems, a regional manufacturer of metal buildings in the Western U.S.

Posted: Oct 09, 2020

New MCA White Paper Addresses Best Roofing Practices

Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has published a new white paper, Roofing Best Practices: FORTIFIED HOME PROGRAM, available at metalconstruction.org/tech-resources. It outlines an educational program that has been developed to provide guidance as well as a model for certification for enhanced wind performance for roofing applications.

Posted: Oct 08, 2020

BRUCHA Adds Jeff Gerhardt As VP Of Western Sales

Denver, CO - BRUCHA, a manufacturer of insulated metal panels, announces the hiring of Jeff Gerhardt as Vice President of Western Sales. He has over 20 years of experience in sales and sales management in the construction products industry.

Posted: Oct 07, 2020

AGC Analysis Shows Construction Sector Added 26,000 Workers In September

Alexandria, VA - Construction employment increased by 26,000 jobs in September to a total of 7,245,000, but the gains were concentrated in housing, while employment in the infrastructure and nonresidential building construction sector remained little changed, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of the latest government data. Association officials said the pandemic was prompting strong demand for new housing as more Americans work from home, while undermining private-sector development of office, retail and other types of projects and forcing many local and state governments to cut construction budgets.

Posted: Oct 06, 2020

Armstrong World Industries Acquires Moz Designs

Lancaster, PA (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE: AWI) has announced its acquisition of the business and assets of Moz Designs, Inc., a designer and fabricator of custom architectural metal ceilings, walls, dividers and column covers for interior and exterior applications.

Posted: Oct 05, 2020

Athader And Leveltek Sign Strategic Agreement For Stretch Leveler Cut-To-Length Lines

Renteria, Spain - Athader, A Bradbury Group Company located in Spain, has signed a strategic agreement with Leveltek International, a U.S. company, for the worldwide supply of stretch leveling cut-to-length lines after being awarded a contract by a well-known European service center for a line of this type. This will be the third installation of a Athader/Leveltek stretch leveler CTL line.

Posted: Oct 01, 2020

Roof Purlin And Wall Bracing Research Reports Published By AISI

Washington, DC - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has published two new cold-formed steel research reports: “RP20-4: Cold-Formed Steel Bracing Design Using Combinations of Discrete and Sheathing Bracing,” and “RP20-5: Structural Design Example – Four Span Metal Building Z-Purlin Line Supporting a Standing Seam Roof.”

Posted: Sep 30, 2020

AWIP Taps Meyer To Be New England Territory Manager

Vacaville, CA - All Weather Insulated Panels (AWIP) has announced the hiring of Michael Meyer. He will be joining the company's Commercial & Industrial Sales Team as Territory Manager in New England, covering the states of CT, MA, RI, VT, NH and ME.

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