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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, 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

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, Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment

DMP XR550 with 96 Doors of Access Control Wins ESX 2016 Award

June 13, 2016

ESX 2016 Innovation Award Winner Fort Worth, TX, June 8th, 2016: As announced at the 2016 ESX Innovation Awards, the DMP XR550 with its expanded Access Control capability wins the 2016 Innovation Award for best of Controllers: Stand-alone, Networked, or Appliance-based systems. The XR550’s 96 doors capability was created to allow the already powerful commercial control panel... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustigreen Wins 2016 Cisca Award for Construction Excellence

June 10, 2016

Company awarded honors for second consecutive year NEW ORLEANS – When the Ceilings Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA) announced its 2016 award winners in New Orleans, Acoustigreen, a leading manufacturer of beautiful and innovative acoustical wall and ceiling systems, was among the victors in the acoustical solutions category for its noteable work on the Prudential... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

CertainTeed Stretches the Imagination at Hometown AIA National Convention in Philadelphia

May 18, 2016

North America's leading building products manufacturer offers innovative products, educational sessions, and onsite events at the company's new state-of-the-art headquarters in Malvern MALVERN, Pa. – The American Institute of Architects (AIA) 2016 National Convention theme is IMAGINE+, and hometown building products manufacturer CertainTeed Corporation is ready to inspire attendees... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Linetec Showcases Terra Cotta Texture Colors on Metal Cladding

May 13, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - During the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo in booth #1143, Linetec features its palette of 17 texture finish colors that mimic the look and feel of natural terra cotta. The textured finishes will be showcased on a wall of metal cladding in a brickwork pattern. “Architects like that our faux terra cotta texture colors can be specified on a... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Emser Tile Features Expanse(TM) at HD Expo 2016

May 9, 2016

New large-scale porcelain panels provide endless design opportunities on display at HD Expo 2016, Booth #9121 LOS ANGELES - Emser Tile LLC showcases Expanse™, a new large-scale porcelain panel, offering unmatched design flexibility and an endless array of applications, at HD Expo 2016. State-of-the-art technology provides the performance qualities of porcelain with the beauty of natural... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Pneumatic Saw precisely trims concrete pilings.

April 28, 2016

Featuring 14 in. fiberglass reinforced blade with 5 in. cutting depth, MILLHOG® Air Powered Saw mounts onto WrapTrack® System that clamps around 6–60 in. dia pile using stainless steel bands. Trolley mounts onto track and supports saw as it smoothly glides around on V-grooved, stainless steel wheels, and operator score cuts around piling to achieve clean, square cut before trimming without damaging reinforcing bars. This 3 hp saw operates on 90 psi shop air @ 80 cfm. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean

Thinking Green: ESI Supports Environment with Solar Panels

April 27, 2016

Solar power usage saving CT manufacturer gas, money, and emissions NORTH BRANFORD, Conn. – Earth Day is just as important in the manufacturing field as it is in the private realm — especially for local metal stamper Engineering Specialties, Inc. (ESI), which saves one hundred tons of CO2 per year with its building’s solar panels. More than two years ago, ESI worked with... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, HVAC, Green & Clean

Chilled Beams maximize occupant comfort while reducing energy draw.

April 26, 2016

By transporting cooling and heating through water, active and passive York® chilled beams work together with chillers and air handlers to maximize occupant comfort while also reducing energy requirements for building heating/cooling. Shallowness allows for reduced slab-to-slab heights, and design also eliminates uncomfortable air motion from typical VAV systems. Utilization of water-side economizers reduces maintenance expense and increases opportunities for free-cooling. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Precast Concrete Guideway Walls for OIA Produced and Delivered by Leesburg Concrete

April 8, 2016

Leesburg Concrete Company, Incorporated (LCCI) recently completed the contract for precast concrete guideway walls for the OIA South Airport Automated People Mover (APM) Complex. LCCI was subcontracted by Hensel Phelps. “The OIA project was a great opportunity for us, another high profile project and a relationship with a quality contractor” said Kirk Rouse, Leesburg Concrete Vice... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Logan Airport Garage's Dynamic Façade Features 48,000 Metal Panels Finished by Linetec

April 1, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin – Boston Logan International Airport’s new, 10-story West Garage Extension features an attractive, kinetic exterior to distinctively screen the facility. Designed by Arrowstreet Inc. and manufactured by EXTECH, the dynamic façade system consists of more than 48,000 aluminum flapper panels that move in response to wind currents. Each flapper panel was finished by Linetec... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Coated Hydraulic Fracturing Sand suppresses dangerous dust.

March 28, 2016

Added to hydraulic fracturing operations' dust management systems, UNIFRAC® DUSTSHIELD™ minimizes airborne particles generated during proppant conveyance, mixing, and pumping. This non-toxic suppression system reduces overall job/well-site exposure to respirable silica dust by up to >99%. This dust suppression technology is exclusively coated on UNIFRAC northern white sand; proppant is fully compatible with hydraulic fracturing fluids. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

MCM Panel Manufacturers And MCM Panel Fabricators... The Difference

March 16, 2016

How do I specify Metal Composite Material (MCM) manufacturers vs. fabricators? This is probably one of the most confused topics in the ACM/MCM industry, so I hope that this short post will help clarify the difference between the Manufacturer and Fabricator of Metal Composite Material (also known as Aluminum Composite Material or ACM). MCM consists of two skins of metal sandwiching a core... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

H&F Now has AG-TUF and AG-TUF UV Corrugated PVC Panels

March 10, 2016

AG-TUF and AG-TUF UV corrugated PVC liner panels are fire retardant and provide efficient cladding of structures, offering many benefits for all types of agricultural and industrial applications. From hog barns to dairy sheds, from poultry houses to wineries, AG-TUF and AG-TUF UV panels from H and F Manufacturing Corp. last where other products won’t. AG-TUF (interior applications) and... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Form Systems and Wall Panel offer sanitary surfaces.

February 25, 2016

Suitable for sanitizing on daily basis, added products include EFS-8 Extrutech Form System for 8, 10, and 12 in. concrete walls; EFSI-8 Extrutech Form System for Insulated concrete walls; P224 Wall Panel for interior partition walls and clean rooms; and P645 Angle Form Connector for construction of concrete circular and oval storage tanks or above/below ground swimming pools. Waterproof products offer bright white, non-porous surface that resists rust, damage, and corrosion. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Gypsum Board achieves acoustical control.

February 18, 2016

Designed for residential and commercial construction projects requiring high sound transmission class rating of 50 and higher, CertainTeed® SilentFX® QuickCut can be used for interior walls and ceilings. Product consists of viscoelastic polymer that is sandwiched between 2 dense core gypsum boards. Manufactured as ½ in. single panel without paper or metal in center, product scores and snaps like regular drywall. M2Tech® technology provides protection against moisture and mold. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Air/Water Barrier System eliminates need for house wrap.

February 18, 2016

Used to keep potentially harmful water out of structure during construction, ForceField™ consists of engineered wood sheathing panels laminated with air and water barrier. Panel joints are taped with seam tape once wall sheathing is installed on structure to help prevent air infiltration and leaks. Available in 7/16 CAT thickness and sizes of 4x8, 4x9, and 4x10 sizes, panels install akin to standard plywood or OSB sheathing panels. Tape comes in 3 in. x 165 ft rolls. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Green & Clean

Wall Insulation Panels help meet R-value requirements.

February 12, 2016

Designed to add insulation value to outside of exterior sidewalls while serving as nailable base for exterior sidewall coverings, ThermaCal® Wall Insulation Panels minimize heat loss and cold drive into living space of home. Panels also help meet increased R-value energy code requirements being adopted in certain climate zones. By covering studs while adding continuous insulation to rest of wall, tongue-and-groove panels help eliminate thermal bridging. Read More