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MBMA grants to introduce metal construction to engineering & architectural students, staff

CLEVELAND, OHIO – In a groundbreaking educational initiative, the Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) is providing faculty fellowships in cooperation with the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI). These awards will expedite development of a model program that partners the metal building industry with undergraduate engineering and architectural faculty and students. The fellowships will...

MBMA names 2015 board members and Innovation Award winner

CLEVELAND, OHIO – The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) approved its 2015 Board of Directors at the MBMA Annual Meeting held on December 10, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. The 2015 Board Members are: Tom Gilligan, Chairman, Butler Manufacturing Brad Curtis, Vice Chairman, Tyler Building Systems, L.P. Brad Robeson, Ex-Officio, NCI Building Systems, Inc. Jeff...

MBMA 2014 Annual Report now available for free download

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has released its 2014 Annual Report, which highlights the technical research, sustainability innovations, industry advocacy, safety preparation and educational programs the association has undertaken over the past year.  The report, titled First Choice, is a valuable resource for anyone involved in the low-rise commercial building market or who...

MBMA Announces Manufacturer Safety Award Winners

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) annually recognizes metal building systems manufacturers which show exceptional commitment to assuring workplace safety. The 2013 Safety Awards were presented at the MBMA Spring Dinner Meeting held May 6, 2014 in Dallas, TX.           “A total of 47 plant facilities participated in MBMA’s Quarterly OSHA Injury Statistics Program,”...

Safety first: How to select fire rated systems for your clients

– By Charles Praeger – It’s not always easy to check every box on a client’s check list. Some customers  need guidance to understand what is feasible, as well as reassurance to validate decisions. For those with safety as the top project priority, a solid solution is to suggest a metal building system. Recent...

MBMA releases 2012 Metal Building Systems Manual

An Industry Resource for Achieving Technical Excellence  CLEVELAND, OHIO – www.mbma.com: The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the release of the new 2012 edition of the Metal Building Systems Manual. Since the manual’s first publication in 1959, this nationally recognized reference manual has been the primary resource for the metal building industry for...

MBMA announces Manufacturer Safety Award Winners

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association annually recognizes metal building systems manufacturers which show exceptional commitment to assuring workplace safety. Safety Awards were presented at the MBMA Spring Meeting held May 6-8 on Kiawah Island, South Carolina. “A total of 46 plant facilities participated in MBMA’s Quarterly OSHA Injury Statistics Program,” states Charles Praeger, Assistant...

MBMA Announces Manufacturer Safety Award Winners

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association annually recognizes metal building systems manufacturers who show exceptional commitment to assuring workplace safety.  Safety Awards were presented at the MBMA Spring Meeting held May 1-3, 2011 in San Antonio, Texas. “A total of 46 plant facilities participated in MBMA’s Quarterly OSHA Injury Statistics Program,” states Charles Praeger, Assistant...