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Chelsea Building Products Announces Partnership with Hood Distribution for Everlast Advanced Composite Siding

December 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

TAMKO Announces Colors for New Envision Expression Composite Lumber

November 18, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

RSX Fire Door Operator with 24-hour battery backup.

November 14, 2016

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.

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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Hollaender Interna-Rail VUE Railing System Weathering Harsh Midwest Seasons at Mixed Use Development

November 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Waterless Urinals Save More than Water

November 14, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

AZEK Deck Wins National Recognition from the North American Deck and Railing Association

November 14, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

ROCKFON Ceiling Systems Contribute to Education Spaces and a Better Way to Learn

November 13, 2016

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 Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Leesburg Concrete Crosses a New Threshold with The Bolles School

November 11, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

ROCKFON Ceiling Systems Help Save Labor and Costs on Drywall Projects

October 31, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

TimberTech Deck in Raleigh Wins National Recognition from the North American Deck and Railing Association

October 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

EDCO Products, Inc. Unveils New Colors to Infiniti Roofing Line

October 31, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

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 Linetec

October 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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment

BioSafe Step-Stairs with work surface for tools.

October 25, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment, Retail & Sales Equipment

Dual-Column Dispenser distributes feminine hygiene products.

October 24, 2016

With white enamel finish that lends to clean appearance in public restrooms, RSVP PLUS Feminine Hygiene Dual Dispenser allows multiple products to be distributed via dual-column design. Overall capacity accommodates up to 12 sanitary napkins and 19 tampons, and window lets users see when dispenser is empty. Design features ADA-compliant 25 cent coin mechanism. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Spancrete Partners with Shanghai Builder, Increases Global Impact

October 17, 2016

Spancrete precast building components will be first of their kind in the region WAUKESHA, Wis. – Spancrete, the world leader in precast/prestressed concrete building solutions, has partnered with a builder in Shanghai to produce modern precast buildings in Shanghai. The company, Shanghai CITI_RAISE Construction Group, is building multi-level, multi-family homes with their new Spancrete...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Glass Skylights offer optimized thermal performance.

October 7, 2016

With Quick Ship™ single slope option, Auburn® Glass Skylights utilize thermal strut technology for optimized thermal performance and condensation resistance. Units are available in variety of configurations and with numerous finish color options. Select smaller sized, pre-assembled options will also be available for online purchase. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Rigid Thermoset Insulation features R-value of 16 on 2 in.

October 5, 2016

Offering extensive range of products for wall, floor, soffit, and rainscreen applications, Kooltherm® Series has fiber-free rigid thermoset phenolic insulation core that resists both moisture and water vapor ingress. Product is manufactured with blowing agent that has zero Ozone Depletion Potential and low Global Warming Potential. Suitable for new construction as well as retrofit, Kooltherm® can provide reliable long-term thermal performance over lifetime of building. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Steel Door and Frame System offers energy-efficient solution.

October 3, 2016

Pairing with Mercury Thermal Break frame, Mercury Steel Door uses Freon-free polyurethane foam formulation that provides R-value/U-factor and air leakage performance rates that meet or exceed stringent regulatory guidelines. Aesthetic options include flush and decorative embossed panel designs in many finishes, making Mercury system suitable for exterior applications in schools and universities, healthcare facilities, government buildings, place of worship, and recreation buildings. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Hands-Free Sink and Dryer from Terra Universal

September 29, 2016

Fullerton, CA - Clean hands, gloves and small lab supplies with Terra’s hands-free sink and dryer. The unit is made of 304 stainless steel or white polypropylene to comply with critical-environment cleanliness standards. Electropolished steel is also available. These materials resist damage from many chemicals and are easy to wipe down with disinfectants. Multiple sink units may be installed...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Renovated University of Colorado Boulder's Ketchum Arts and Sciences Building Retains Historical Accuracy with Wausau Windows

September 29, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin (Sept. 2016) - In July 2016, the University of Colorado (CU) Boulder earned LEED Gold certification through the U.S. Green Building Council for the $9.4 million renovation and renewal of historic Ketchum Arts and Sciences Building. To achieve the project’s aesthetic, sustainability and performance goals, Wausau Window and Wall Systems worked closely with Hord Coplan Macht...Read More