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

Old School Construction, New School Materials

A General Contractor with a penchant for self-performing the critical path values efficiency in process and products An old adage proclaims “If you want something done right, do it yourself.” Doing it all would be virtually impossible in today’s commercial construction where complex building systems, vast arrays of material choices, design...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Expands California Footprint With Three New Branches

Professional contractors to benefit from easier access to the select building products and support they need for their businesses. ABC Supply Co. Inc. is continuing its mission to be the easiest building products distributor for professional contractors by expanding its California footprint with three new branches. The branches are located at...

New Chrome-Free Primer Reflects AkzoNobel’s Commitment to Sustainable Innovation

Renowned for delivering sustainable innovation to the building products market, AkzoNobel is proud to introduce COILTEC CF65, a primer formulation that provides effective corrosion protection without the use of chromium. COILTEC CF65 employs the same resin chemistry used in current (chrome-containing) primers, but incorporates the latest generation of anti-corrosive pigments. AkzoNobel...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Opens Branch In Sterling, Virginia

Professional contractors in Sterling, Virginia, and the surrounding areas will now have increased access to the roofing, siding, windows, doors and other select exterior building products needed to grow their businesses with the opening of an ABC Supply Co. Inc. location at 23651 Overland Drive. Jeremy Hayden will manage the new...

Beckers Introduces New Universal Primer

In today’s age of right-on-time production and reduced inventory, many people are beginning to find it troublesome to hold multiple Stock Keeping Units (SKU’s) when one will suffice. Beckers plans to solve this issue with the launch of its universal primer. Beckers’ high solids primer provides extended coverage to replace multiple primers...

Beacon Roofing Supply to Acquire Allied Building Products

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc., the largest publicly traded distributor of roofing and complementary building products in North America, recently announced that the company has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Allied Building Products Corp. (Allied), one of the country’s largest exterior and interior building products distributors, from global diversified...

McElroy Metal Part Of Award-Winning Equestrian Community Facility

Max-Rib panels specified and installed as roofing and most of the walls. The residents of the Marlboro Ridge Housing Community were promised equestrian facilities before the recession hit and brought the project to a halt about 10 years ago. Some things are worth waiting for. After the long wait, Fuog/InterBuild Inc....