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News from construction industry suppliers, including promotions, product announcements and company changes.

This project used foam for backfill

How to cost-effectively nestle a building into a hillside was a problem facing Peter Sherrer, owner of PSG, a Wisconsin based firm specializing in real estate and construction. The building in question was a new 55,000 square foot office and distribution center for Wisconsin Vision Associates of Burlington. Early design investigations into different structural...

CertainTeed Unveils Its IDreamBook

In a bold step for the industry, CertainTeed Corp., a North American leading brand of building products, has unveiled a new marketing and reference tool that harnesses the power of the Apple iPad to deliver interactive content. Dubbed iDreamBook, the feature-packed, easy-to-use, interactive book enables contractors to help homeowners find just the right combination of...

Triangle Fastener Offers A New Mobile Site For Fastener Selection

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) provides the first mobile site designed to help you select a fastener based on your specific application requirements. It provides a fast and easy way to choose the best fastener for your application. It works with mobile phones, tablets and desktop computers. The site prompts you to select a substrate,...

Modern Design, Classical Materials For Mariano’s Grocery Chain

The newest stand-alone Mariano’s Fresh Market grocery store in the fast-growing retail chain’s empire has opened in Oak Lawn, Illinois. The store showcases a modern design using classical materials including stone, metal and glass. It is the anchor tenant in Phase II of the Stony Creek Promenade in Oak Lawn, Illinois. The design directives...

2016 Good Scout Award Presented to Dick Bus, ATAS President

Dick Bus was honored with the Good Scout Award by the Boy Scouts of America Minsi Trails Council, Trexler District, at a recent breakfast held at the Holiday Inn Conference Center in Allentown, Pennsylvania. ATAS International, Inc. and Dick have been strong supporters of the local Boy Scouts of America District. He and his...

National Coatings Expands Sales Division in Hawaii

National Coatings Corporation (NCC), a leading manufacturer and supplier of durable, energy efficient, elastomeric roof coatings, welcomes Dennis Yoshimura to the organization. Yoshimura joins NCC as the new technical sales representative for Hawaii. In this position, he will be responsible for increasing sales, providing dedicated client support, cultivating relationships and providing training and technical...

Roofinox Stainless Steel Now Sold By N.B. Handy

Dave Rowe, vice president of Roofinox America of Eatontown, New Jersey, has announced that N.B. Handy, the Lynchburg, Virginia, based supplier of metals, metal fabricating machinery, and sheet metal for the roofing and HVAC trades, has become a stocking provider of the Roofinox line of stainless steel and tin plated (Terne) stainless metal roofing materials....

Redesigned Petersen Catalog Features Five New PAC-CLAD Products

Petersen introduces five new products in the PAC-CLAD lineup, all beautifully presented in its redesigned corporate catalog. The updated catalog also includes new, enhanced features for an existing product, plus 30 new photographs of inspirational architecture designed using PAC-CLAD roof and wall products. The new catalog is available for viewing or downloading in the...

IMETCO Announces New Metal Rainscreen Builder App

IMETCO (Innovative Metals Company, Inc.) recently launched its metal rainscreen builder app, allowing customers to virtually build a custom IntelliScreen system by choosing components best suited for their environment and project requirements. The easy-to-use app provides a finished rendering for use in architectural specifications or project submittals. IMETCO‘s new metal rainscreen builder app allows users to build a...

Beckers Group Opens New Site In Monterrey, Mexico

Beckers Group, a leading global supplier of coil coatings, recently announced the official opening of its new production site in Monterrey, Mexico, April 6, 2016. This new addition to the Beckers’ manufacturing network will enhance the company’s operations and support development of top-quality industrial coatings for Latin American markets. Beckers Group CEO Boris Gorella:...