Building Components

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Lead Bricks a Flexible Shielding Solution

August 22, 2016

“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... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Hollaender's Interna-Rail® VUE Aluminum Railing System Enhances Boone County Enrichment Center

August 18, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

TimberTech® Premium Decking and Rail Featured on Archadeck's Design Excellence Award Winner

August 9, 2016

SKOKIE, Ill. - TimberTech®, 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Unique Roof Structure System by Vari-Form Simplifies Design, Saves Weight, Controls Cost on the All-New 2016 Nissan Titan

August 4, 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... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Black Extruded Facebrick supports use in any capacity.

August 3, 2016

Featuring shiny and iridescent finish, Carbon Black is available in 2 sizes – 3 5/8 x 2 ¼ x 7 5/8 in. (Modular) and 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

University of Washington-Tacoma McDonald-Smith Building Completes Historical Window Replacement

August 1, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin (July 2016) - 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Aluminum Railing System offers textured bronze color option.

August 1, 2016

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 customized with premium composite top rails and post sleeves. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Rapid-Cure Floor Coating offers quick return-to-service time.

July 28, 2016

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 exhibiting low odor, product can be used near occupied spaces, offering alternative to methyl methacrylate. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Roof Hatch Safety Rail System features aluminum construction.

July 18, 2016

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-coat finish, BIL-Guard 2.0 utilizes mounting system that does not penetrate roofing membrane. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Hollaender® Speed-Rail® Fittings Help Bring Solar Power to Ghana Hospital

July 15, 2016

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 Bâtiment 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Aluminum Louver protects against penetration of wind-driven rain.

July 15, 2016

With 42.9% free area, ECV-445 is constructed of extruded aluminum and protects against penetration of wind-driven rain under severe conditions. This 4 in. deep, 45° vertical blade louver is CLASS A rated at 50 mph Wind-Driven Rain 500-L as well as AMCA-certified for Air Performance, Wind-Driven Rain, and Water Penetration. Various anodized and painted finishes, including custom color matching, are available. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems

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) Platform

July 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Flat Sheet are available in cut-to-size.

July 12, 2016

Cut-To-Size Flat Sheet is offered alongside inventory of PVC and Polycarbonate Roofing and Siding Panels. UNITREX Polycarbonate Panels consist of heavy duty, corrugated building material for new or replacement siding and roofing applications. Exhibiting optimized cracking and peeling protection, panels protect equipment from harsh weather conditions, pollution, harmful UV rays, and high-impact forces. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Fairview Architectural Vitrabond MCM - Materials Used by Thomas Manufacturing

July 11, 2016

Vitrabond MCM has top materials that are used by Thomas Manufacturing Inc in Hillside NJ.  They are already known as leaders in the commercial grade construction industry, by providing windows that are engineered to meet the highest performance requirements for today’s public and private projects. The same industry professionals put their expertise, skilled craftsmanship and creativity... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Save Money by Creating Office Space & Storage Space at the Same Time!

July 11, 2016

Maximizing your warehouse space is a tricky task. As a warehouse manager you want to be able to store as much product as you can in the smallest amount of space. At the same time, you want to store your products efficiently. If you have an office inside your warehouse that can make things even more difficult. American Surplus specializes in providing warehouse equipment that saves you time,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Tough Enough to Protect the Power Grid: Southern States LLC Selects GlasArmor(TM) Panels from PolyOne

June 24, 2016

CLEVELAND, June 20, 2016 - Southern States LLC, a Georgia manufacturer of products for the electric utility industry, recently selected PolyOne's industry-leading GlasArmor™ continuous glass-fiber composite panels to create its new custom Ballisti-Wall® and Ballisti-Cover® ballistic-resistant solutions. These innovative products are used in the construction of protective, surrounding... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

ROCKFON Ceiling Panels with High NRC Achieve Optimized Acoustics

June 22, 2016

Chicago – Helping optimize acoustics for today’s commercial interiors, the ROCKFON Group offers an extensive portfolio of sound-absorbing, acoustic stone wool ceiling systems. These include baffles, islands and ceiling panels that can achieve Noise Reduction Coefficients (NRC) as high as 0.95. Sound-absorbing ROCKFON ceiling products shorten reverberation time, improve speech... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Seven New Acoustic Designs Launched by Snowsound® USA

June 16, 2016

Award-winning Snowsound acoustic experience CHICAGO - NeoCon 2016 (Booth 7-4022) - Premier acoustic panel brand Snowsound leads the industry with seven new products that redefine the category, meeting the growing demand for acoustic comfort. "Snowsound's patented sound-absorption technology optimizes room acoustics, but these new shapes and applications go beyond existing solutions.... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Retail & Sales Equipment

New Justice Complex Relies on Tubelite to Help Balance Transparency with Security, Inside and Out

June 16, 2016

Walker, Michigan – Opened in March, Michigan’s new $23 million Gull Road Justice Complex improves operational collaboration through efficiencies in space, design and function. The 85,000-square-foot, three-story building also houses the family division of the Kalamazoo County Circuit Court. TowerPinkster worked with the County to design a facility that conveyed a transparency and connection... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

SUNY at Fredonia Residential Halls' Window Replacement Projects Maintain Historical Style, Modern Performance with Wausau Windows, Tubelite Entrances, Linetec Finishing

June 14, 2016

Minneapolis - Preserving the historical aesthetic and updating to modern performance, multiple student residences across the State University of New York (SUNY) College at Fredonia campus rely on windows from Wausau Window and Wall Systems, entrances from Tubelite Inc. and architectural finishes by Linetec. All three contributors are part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit... Read More