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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Novel Field Shelters Protect Vital Refinery Process Controllers

November 23, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

ASHRAE and IES Revised Residential Energy Standards open for public review.

November 22, 2016

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.

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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

NEMA Felicitates Ten Cities on joining City Energy Project.

November 18, 2016

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.

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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Designer Steel Garage Doors of Model 9510 comes with WindSafe options.

November 14, 2016

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.

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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Legacy 920 Garage Door Opener can be operated from smart phone.

November 14, 2016

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.

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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Replacement Gas Works Facality Installs Quickly in Tight Conditions

September 14, 2016

They say it’s all in a days work. For the PECO Gas Works facility in Conshohocken, Pa., it was all in 90-minutes of installation on a Saturday morning. PECO needed to replace a 10’ x 10’ building to hold additional equipment and several hazardous material above-ground storage tanks, which have a 7,000-pound load when filled with product. To accommodate this, a solid floor section was...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Considering the Low-Maintenance Building Solution

September 7, 2016

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies

When Nature Calls

August 17, 2016

“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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Slim, Lockable Shelter protects bikes from weather, theft.

May 6, 2016

Tailored to situational requirements, fully enclosed and locking Bike Garage™ stores up to 9 bikes by staggering them vertically on MaxRack hangers. Structure is anodized aluminum with translucent polycarbonate panels on 3 sides, steel garage door rolls up and down and tucks under roof, and steel hasp riveted to door accepts padlocks. At 4 ft 8 in. deep and 13 ft 1 in. wide, structure can be installed on sidewalks. Solid steel lock bar is available to lock the bike frame and front wheel. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Upgrading Multiple Pump Stations for New Jersey Township

May 2, 2016

Midland, Va. -Easi-Set Worldwide, a subsidiary of the Smith-Midland Corporation (DE) (OTCQX: SMID) project update. Western Monmouth Utilities Authority in Manalapan, N.J., operates more than 30 pump stations, servicing over 79,000 customers. With stations surpassing 40 years old, it was time to make them more efficient, aesthetically appealing and safe. Five of the stations recently were...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Falcon Steel Highlights American-Made Power Delivery Structures

April 25, 2016

Company to Exhibit at IEEE PES TD Conference in Dallas, May 2-5 FORT WORTH, Texas– Falcon Steel will highlight the power of American manufacturing at the IEEE PES TD Conference and Exposition, May 2 - 5, in Dallas. The Texas-based company will showcase its broad range of steel structures, customized fabrication services and engineering capabilities at Booth 4925. Falcon Steel is the only...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Transportation Industry Products

Coming Soon: Airbus 380 and Boeing 747 Side-by-Side at MRO in America's Heartland

April 20, 2016

In June 2016 the Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD) will open dual 300’ span hangars built by Rubb Building Systems to be operated by AAR. Strategically located in the Midwest, this advanced MRO facility will employ over 500 skilled workers. Neither snow, nor rain, nor cold, nor heat, nor wind nor gloom of funding are stopping Chicago Rockford International’s new MRO facility...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Lista Unveils Four New Automotive Storage Products Designed for Use in Dealerships to Aid in Technician Organization

March 18, 2016

Lista Overhead Cabinet Frame - Lista Tall Garage - Lista Valet Station - Lista Sink Station HOLLISTON, MA - Lista is proud to unveil four new automotive storage solutions designed to streamline and organize dealerships from the front door all the way to parts storage. Previously only available through custom order, with a 6-8 week lead-time, all four products are now completely made-to-order...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

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

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Dock Seals and Shelters help maximize energy efficiency.

February 3, 2016

Designed to meet requirements of each dock, Elite Series includes Adjustable Inflatable model with vertical air bags that sustain tight seal, keeping perishable product secure and maintaining strict climate control. Stationary Inflatable allows full access to trailer interiors, but header and vertical air bags maintain solid seal that preserves internal temperatures and keeps out rain/snow. Also supporting full trailer access, wear-resistant Air Frame Inflatable conforms to trailer irregularities. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Fast Installation for New Restroom Building at Fresno State University Stadium

January 14, 2016

Midland, Va. - Easi-Set Worldwide project update. An Easi-Set Buildings Restroom recently made the fan-going experience more enjoyable for the Fresno State University soccer and lacrosse teams in Fresno, Calif. This fast-paced installation replaces portable toilets and is part of several amenities added to the Bulldogs' home field. An Easi-Set Buildings licensed producer—StructureCast,...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, HVAC

Alaska Structures Provides 365 Medium Shelters to USAF

October 20, 2015

ANCHORAGE, Alaska,– Alaska Structures recently completed a contract for 365 new and improved U.S. Air Force Medium Shelter Systems. The contract, valued at more than $15 million, was finished on time and on budget, continuing Alaska Structures' standing as the USAF shelter supplier of choice. Since 1999, Alaska Structures has provided more than 35,000 American-made military shelters...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Dock Shelter System seals trailer hinge gaps.

October 9, 2015

Featuring polypropylene J-Hooks, HingeMaster™ latches onto sides of barn door-style trailer, closing off hinge gaps and maintaining snug seal while allowing full unrestricted access to rear of trailer. Foam side frames withstand impact, while raked head frame diverts rainwater away from loading dock floor. With consistent top-to-bottom seal, system is compatible with facilities requiring strict climate control and/or high cleanliness levels, such as food, beverage, and pharmaceuticals storage. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Non-Industrial Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Velodome Shelters Goes Indoors

October 2, 2015

Velodome Shelters is now offering indoor bike storage solutions. Velodome Shelters, a New Jersey manufacturer of outdoor bicycle parking products, announced this week that it has expanded its product line of bicycle parking shelters and bike racks to include indoor bike storage equipment. Velodome's new products include bike lockers, bike cages and high-capacity bike racks. The new...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Legacy Building Solutions to Exhibit Fabric Structures at Oil Sands Trade Show

September 17, 2015

EDMONTON, Alberta - Legacy Building Solutions of Canada will be showcasing custom tension fabric structures for the oil sands, heavy oil and conventional oil industries at the Oil Sands Trade Show in Fort McMurray September 15-16, 2015. Legacy buildings are customizable for a variety of oilfield and oilsands applications, including storage, exploration and processing. Each building is...Read More