metal building systems

MBMA Guide for Inspecting Metal Building Systems Now Available

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has released its new Guide for Inspecting Metal Building Systems. This comprehensive guide is available for online purchase, in print or PDF format, at www.techstreet.com/mbma. Its target audience consists of general contractors and erectors, design professionals, building officials, owner’s representatives, and others who are involved...

MBMA releases new video on metal building systems

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association ( MBMA ) has released a new video featuring the engineering and manufacturing processes used to design and produce metal buildings systems. The six-minute video illustrates how the metal building process works, from design concept to manufacturing, delivery and construction. It also features photos and video...

Sealed “N” Safe provides thermal bridging solution

Metal buildings able to make code with continuous insulation system EPHRAIM, Utah – SNS Thermal Spacers from Sealed “N” Safe are a cost-effective and easy-to-implement thermal bridge system between the outer shell and the inner frames of a metal building. Because the SNS Thermal Spacers reduce HVAC operating costs by as...

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...

ABC creates hi-def 3D BIM for all detailing of its metal building systems

Eufaula, Ala., – American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading manufacturer and supplier of pre-engineered metal building systems, is the first manufacturer to begin detailing 100 percent using 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM). To take BIM a step further ABC has worked to create “high definition BIM” that shows details and connections,...

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...