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Product maintenance is a wise consideration for all building investments. The Chester County Parks Recreation Department in Pennsylvania selected an Easi-Set Precast Concrete Building for a recent comfort station installation in Hibernia Park because the building requires low maintenance and can withstand whatever its natural surroundings throw at it. The 900-acre Hibernia Park is filled with... Read More
Company Sponsors Casino Night for Attendees on September 7 FORT WORTH, TEXASÂ - September 2, 2016Â - Falcon Steel America will promote its steel structures and electrical substations during the Transmission and Substation Design and Operation Symposium (TSDOS) September 7 – 9, in Frisco, Texas. The Texas company will also sponsor a Casino Night for TSDOS attendees on Wednesday, September 7.... Read More
Waukesha, Wis. – When a near-shore natural gas platform in New Zealand needed to be refurbished on a tight time frame, New Zealand contractor WorleyParsons found the perfect solution on the other side of the world – in Safway’s QuikDeck. After 10 years of safely delivering up to 40 percent of New Zealand’s natural gas supply annually, the Shell-operated Pohokura field in the North Island... Read More
Providing for high volume intake and exhaust ventilation, Model EVH-901 protects against water penetration, even under severe wind-driven rain conditions. Unit incorporates horizontal blade front module and vertical blade rear module. Manufactured of extruded aluminum, louver can be specified with variety of finishes. Product is AMCA 540 and 550 Listed for Wind Borne Debris and High Velocity Wind... Read More
Substation protection firm to display effectiveness, simplicity of installation and operation (NEW FREEDOM, Pa.) - TransGard, manufacturers of animal deterrent systems for substations,will demonstrate the installation of its patented fencing during an outdoor, how-to clinic at the Global ESMO conference in Columbus, Ohio on Tuesday, Sept. 13, and Thursday, Sept. 15. TransGard offers the only... Read More
“Lead brick shielding best choice for construction where temporary, permanent shields or storage areas are required.” MarShield provides Lead bricks which are ideal for adding additional shielding to existing rooms and can be used in new construction as a method to reduce wall or ceiling thickness to achieve space savings. Cast from 99.94% pure virgin high quality lead as a standard or when... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH (August 15, 2016) - Boone County Cooperative Extension Services in Burlington, KY working in conjunction with Ft. Mitchell Kentucky’s Robert Ehmet Hayes Associates Architects, were in search of a railing system for the stairway and mezzanine at the Boone County Enrichment Center. The new handrail needed to be visually appealing, low maintenance, and cost efficient. After an... Read More
“Can you hear me now?” takes on a different meaning when your jobsite spans a 330-acre state park and there is no cell phone service. The crew for Smith-Midland Corp., Midland, Va., overcame this challenge and successfully manufactured and installed nine Easi-Set Buildings at Echo Bluff State Park, Eminence, Mo. Purchased in November 2013, the new park is the 88th in the state, opening this... Read More
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TUCSON, Ariz. - SHUT IT Â® Gate Hardware started as Counsel Industries, LLC and became a leader in the design and distribution of hardware and gate systems for the fence and access control industries.Â Founded in 1998, Counsel began marketing innovative gate solutions designed to ease installation requirements and eliminate premature wear on expensive automated gate operator systems. In the... Read More
SKOKIE, Ill. - TimberTechÂ®, a premier low maintenance, high quality and durable outdoor building products brand, is featured in the winning design of Archadeck Outdoor Living's Design Excellence competition. The deck design was awarded the top spot from more than 40 entries received by Archadeck, a leading deck building franchise specializing in custom creations. The award recognizes the... Read More
Unique Roof Structure System by Vari-Form Simplifies Design, Saves Weight, Controls Cost on the All-New 2016 Nissan TitanAug 04, 2016
One-Piece Hydroformed Roof Rail, A-Pillar, and Hinge Jamb Also Reduces Part Count. LIVONIA, Mich. - The second generation Nissan Titan pickup is all-new for 2016, and the XD has been named Cars.com 2016 Truck of the Year, with high marks for ruggedness and payload. Among the features making a significant contribution to the extra-strength capability of the all-steel body is the hydroformed roof... Read More
Featuring shiny and iridescent finish, Carbon Black is available inÂ 2 sizes –Â 3 5/8 x 2Â Â¼ x 7 5/8 in. (Modular) andÂ 3 5/8 x 3 5/8 x 11 5/8 in. (Utility) – that help architects and designers meet design and structural requirements. Black brick can be used in commercial architecture for purposes ranging from accents to primary choice for full projects. Read More
Available in Bronze or Black, Impression Rail features lightweight profile and one-person installation, eliminating need for welding equipment, specialty saw blades, or other special tools that metal railings often require. Low-maintenance, powder-coated aluminum profiles are engineered for strength, security, and aesthetics. Impression Rail can be used as stand-alone aluminum rail or can be... Read More
Wausau, Wisconsin (July 2016)Â - Opened for the 2015-16 academic year, the University of Washington-Tacoma (UW Tacoma) completed its reconstruction and renovation of the 120-year-old McDonald-Smith Building located in the Union Station Historic District. Meeting the historic aesthetic and modern performance needs, Mission Glass installed more than 116 of Wausau Window and Wall Systems’... Read More
StrataShield Series 256 ExcellaThane, a modified aliphatic polyaspartic, provides return-to-service time of 3 hours for light traffic and 6 hours for full service. Product can be used as thin film or for building aggregate, quartz, or decorative flake-filled floor topping systems. Coating provides resistance to yellowing while offering optimized gloss and color retention. Low in VOCs and... Read More
Built to surpass OSHA safety standards, BIL-Guard 2.0 provides permanent means of fall protection around roof hatch openings. System features mill finish aluminum construction for strength and rigidity, self-closing hinge and positive latching system, and stainless steel hardware throughout. Available with safety yellow powder-coatÂ finish, BIL-Guard 2.0 utilizes mounting system that does not... Read More
With 42.9% free area,Â ECV-445 is constructed of extruded aluminum and protects against penetration of wind-driven rain under severe conditions. ThisÂ 4 in. deep, 45Â° vertical blade louver is CLASS A rated at 50 mph Wind-Driven Rain 500-L as well asÂ AMCA-certified for Air Performance, Wind-Driven Rain, and Water Penetration. Various anodized and painted finishes, including custom color... Read More
CINCINNATI, OH (July 11, 2016) - Zager Global, a US based international supplier and installer of plumbing and solar systems, was recently awarded a contract by Bouygues BÃ¢timent International to design and build a rooftop solar thermal hot water system at the Ridge Hospital located in Accra, Ghana. The project, located on the Atlantic coast of Africa, required components that could withstand... Read More
Sunpreme Wins a Commercial Roof Top Module Supply Agreement (MSA) of 10MW for its Bifacial, Double Glass, Frameless GxB-370W Panels, Incorporating its Hybrid Cell Technology (HCT) PlatformJul 14, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO - Sunpreme announced at the Intersolar San Francisco trade show that it has closed on an MSA (Module Supply Agreement) for delivering approximately 10MW of its Bifacial 370W HCT panels for installation on large commercial roof tops in the second half of 2016. This comes from a repeat customer who already has recently commissioned 15MW of Sunpreme Bifacial panels on other projects.... Read More
PhosphoSorb® Media Achieves a General Use Level Designation from the Washington State Department of EcologyJul 12, 2016
West Chester, OH – West Chester-based Contech Engineered Solutions announced today that the Stormwater Management StormFilterÂ® (StormFilter) with PhosphoSorbÂ® media has achieved a General Use Level Designation (GULD) for Basic (TSS) and Phosphorus treatment from Washington State Department of Ecology. The StormFilter was the first technology to receive a General Use Level Designation for... Read More