Architectural and Civil Engineering Products
CALGARY, Dec. 2, 2016 - Ladacor today announced the official opening of the Studio 6 Extended Stay Hotel in Bruderheim, Alberta following construction utilizing Ladacor's Advanced Modular System™ building technology, making it one of the largest and tallest shipping container-based modular hotels in North America.
Ladacor's AMS™ technology repurposes surplus shipping...Read More
Chelsea Building Products Announces Partnership with Hood Distribution for Everlast Advanced Composite SidingDecember 1, 2016
OAKMONT, PA (November 29, 2016) - Chelsea Building Products, Inc. is excited to announce apartnership with Hood Distribution that will greatly increase the reach and availability of its Everlast® Advanced Composite Siding in the Northeastern United States.
A leading distributor of high-quality building materials since 1855, Hood Distribution consists of two operating groups: the...Read More
remote instrument enclosures use triple-redundant cooling to protect PLC systems
Sarnia, Canada, November 21, 2016 - Outdoor shelters with a novel combination of Intertec's passive and active cooling technologies have been chosen to protect vital control systems at a Middle Eastern refinery. The environmental protection solution is being provided as part of an upgrade to the burner...Read More
Containing detailed rules governing the energy modeling and analyses needed to determine compliance with the performance objectives, ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.2-2007R, Energy Efficient Design of Low-Rise Residential Buildings, is open for public comment from Nov. 4 until Dec. 19, 2016. Based on ANSI/ICC/ RESNET 301 with specific exceptions and adjustments for building size, ASHRAE/IES is also available online, and includes standards for manufactured housing.Read More
JOPLIN, Mo., Nov. 16, 2016 - Today, TAMKO Building Products, Inc. is excited to announce the colors for its new Envision Expression line of capped decking boards: Harbor Grey, Caribou Brown, Canyon Ridge and Woodland Bark. These four exclusive color options were chosen after TAMKO reached out to its customer bases for feedback on preferences.
"The Envision Expression line provides a...Read More
Joint effort of Institute for Market Transformation and Natural Resources Defense Council, City Energy Project launched in 2014 aims to improve energy efficiency of buildings in American cities. NEMA compliments Des Moines, Iowa; Fort Collins, Colorado; Miami-Dade County, Florida; New Orleans, Louisiana; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Providence, Rhode Island; Reno, Nevada; San Jose, California; St. Louis, Missouri; and St. Paul, Minnesota on associating with this Initiative.Read More
Designed with hot-swappable reverse impeller blowers, AdvancedTCA Shelf offers cooling above 400W/slot. Included with RiCool IV version, unit provides cooling at 576 cubic feet per minute for each fan and 3.6” H2O of static pressure. Product can deliver maximum cooling even in 55°C temperature for 96 hours when operated at full load. Featured with full redundant Field Replaceable Units, PXS1510/40 15U AdvancedTCA enclosure available in 10GbE and 40GbE configurations.Read More
Offering Vicksburg panel design in Model 9510, Designer Steel Garage Doors is 3 sections tall in 7 ft door. Designed in vertical raised panels in symmetrical pattern across the door panel with spacing for choice hardware, Model 9510 boasts of TorqueMaster Plus Counterbalance System which uses spring and anti-drop safety technology and has pinch-resistant door panels. Doors are made of insulation R-value of 12 with WindSafe options for high wind regions.Read More
Offering belt and chain drive options with 6 ft power cord, Legacy 920 Garage Door Opener is compatible with residential sectional doors up to 10 ft high. Duarble and noise-less, product comes with Safe-T Beam non-contact reversing system, Code Dodger access security and 2 lights for lighting entire garage. Product can be operated with OHD Anywhere smart phone device and has battery back-up option.Read More
Ideally suited for commercial purposes, RSX Fire Door Operator has ability to release door completely. Having 24-hour battery backup, unit doesnot require any manual intervention. After fire alarm signal and test key switch, motor can still be operated normally once reset. Product can be used with Overhead Door FireKing series.Read More
Hollaender Interna-Rail VUE Railing System Weathering Harsh Midwest Seasons at Mixed Use DevelopmentNovember 14, 2016
CINCINNATI, OH (November 10, 2016) - When developers Steiner & Associates were tasked with designing a new outdoor common area, known as the The Acropolis, at the Liberty Center mixed use development in Liberty Township, Ohio, they turned to Hollaender® Manufacturing for the architectural handrail system that would run throughout the area. Steiner & Associates, along with contractor Hoar...Read More
Priced any urinals lately? Water using urinals can cost $200 up to as much as $1,200. And the urinal flush valve - usually sold separately - adds another $100 to $500 to the price tag.
In comparison, waterless urinals made by Waterless Co. start at $248, and the EcoTrap insert needed for the system to operate costs just $7.75.
This means installing waterless urinals not only...Read More
Washington-based Jason "Dr. Decks" Russell Awarded for a Unique, Curved Deck Designed with AZEK's App
SKOKIE, Ill., Nov. 10, 2016 - The North American Deck and Railing Association (NADRA) recently held its sixth annual National Deck Competition in Baltimore, Md. This year, Jason "Dr. Decks" Russell was recognized at the awards ceremony held at the Hard Rock Café on Thursday,...Read More
Chicago - ROCKFON ceiling systems help students, teachers and staff benefit from optimized acoustics, healthy and safe indoor environments, sustainability and aesthetics. "Education Spaces - Ceiling solutions for a better way to learn" shares new lessons in designing effective school, college and university interiors.
The new 16-page publication is available free for download at
Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated crossed a new threshold in their manufacturing of precast concrete buildings. Over the past several years LCCI has produced and delivered multiple buildings of varying applications utilizing architectural precast concrete. The education market has been a large part of this effort. The Bolles School classroom building is the latest great example of using...Read More
Chicago - Helping maximize installing contractors' productivity and profitability on drywall ceiling projects, ROCKFON ceiling suspension systems are available in a broad product range with matching perimeter trim and accessories. These drywall grid systems accommodate a variety of ceiling applications ranging from offices to hotels, from museums to restaurants, from interior corridors to...Read More
TimberTech Deck in Raleigh Wins National Recognition from the North American Deck and Railing AssociationOctober 31, 2016
SKOKIE, Ill., Oct. 26, 2016 - At the sixth annual National Deck Competition in Baltimore, Md., Raleigh-based deck building company ROBCO Fence and Deck, LLC. won first place in the Illumination Project "Deck Lighting" category and second place in the Alternative Decking category, recognizing the team for their work on a multi-level deck built with premium TimberTech® Decking and Lighting with...Read More
HOPKINS, Minn. - EDCO Products, a Minnesota based manufacturer of residential and commercial exterior building products, announced the introduction of five additional colors to their extremely popular Infiniti Roofing line which launched earlier this year. Infiniti Roofing, with its multi-tone layering, permanent thermal-fused texture, and Whisper Quiet™ technology, was a breakthrough in the...Read More
San Francisco International Airport's New Air Traffic Control Tower Meets High-Performance Design and LEED Gold criteria, Features Wausau Curtainwall, Tubelite Entrances, Finishing by LinetecOctober 25, 2016
San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) first-of-its-kind airport traffic control tower and integrated facility relies on Wausau Window and Wall Systems’ high-performance products to meet the multiple performance requirements. The new $80 million, 221-foot-tall, torch-shaped tower has improved safety, security and design standards, and...Read More
Enabling easy access to hard-to-reach ceiling modules, BioSafe Electropolished stainless steel cleanroom step-stairs offer 30-inch high safety handrails for easy gripping, and step depth for easier climb compared to ladders, particularly when carrying tools or supplies. Designed with a platform on top of the stairs for comfortable standing, BioSafe feature sprint-loaded stainless steel casters to move and relocate the stairs. Read More