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Founder of Sukup Manufacturing Co., Eugene Sukup, dies

Eugene Sukup, the founder of Sukup Manufacturing Co., Sheffield, Iowa, has died. In a statement released from Sukup Manufacturing on July 12, the company stated: “With great sadness, we share that Eugene Sukup, beloved husband, father and grandfather, and the founder of Sukup Manufacturing Co., passed away earlier today. “Eugene will...

Survey Reveals That Construction Industry is Embracing Technology

Expect drones to be commonplace on the construction site in the years to come, as well as autonomous equipment, and expect cloud-based software to help you keep your business up and going. Those were among the findings of a new Construction Technology Trends survey conducted by Software Connect. In September 2017,...

Malco Products, SBC, Named A 2018 Top Workplace

List recognizes the most progressive companies in Minnesota based on employee opinions on engagement, organizational health and satisfaction. Malco Products, SBC, a leading manufacturer of high-quality, American-made tools for professional use, has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list of those selected...

MRCA Safety Awards/ELITE Program DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 7/15

The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA) has extended it’s Safety Awards/ELITE Program Deadline until Sunday, July 15. The new and improved online application process makes improving your safety program even easier! Many MRCA Members have taken their Safety Programs to the next level and used their ELITE Status to set them...

Malco Products, SBC, Earns Governor’s Safety Award For Workplace Safety

Malco receives Meritorious Achievement Award from Minnesota Safety Council for excellence in workplace health and safety. Malco Products, SBC, was recently honored for its dedication to workplace safety and health with a Meritorious Achievement Award from the Governor’s Safety Awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council. Applicants were judged on several...

MFM Building Products Hires New Sales Representation For Oklahoma

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is pleased to announce that the firm has reached an agreement with Heartland Architectural Products to represent MFM in the state of Oklahoma. Heartland Architectural Products was founded in 2010 and will...

MORIN Names Spurlin For VP—Sales & Marketing

Keith Spurlin is joining Morin, A Kingspan Group Company, in the role of vice president of sales and marketing effective immediately. Spurlin will oversee and manage Morin regional sales managers and independent representative groups across the United States. “At Morin, I will leverage my sales, technical design and metal façade expertise...

Metal Cladding Adds Beauty, Saves Budget For High-Rise Apartments

Located in the Oakland district of Pittsburgh, touted as the city’s academic and healthcare center and one of its major cultural areas, the new high-rise SkyVue Apartments offer unparalleled upscale living. With luxurious, market-rate unfurnished apartments as well as furnished apartments catering to students at three nearby universities, the building totals...

S-5! Makes Improvements, Introduces PV Kit 2.0

S-5! has released PV Kit 2.0 EdgeGrab and PV Kit 2.0 MidGrab, offering solar panel installers significant improvements and easier installation. Among the improvements to the new PV Kit 2.0 include: Only one tool needed for installation; Preassembled components save time and money; Installs with module, reducing lay-out time; Single-piece EdgeGrab...