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When is a metal building a pimple?

In Ingelside on the Bay, Texas, along Corpus Christi Bay, residents are questioning the issue: when is a metal building a pimple? According to an article on aransaspassprogress.com, an increasing number of large metal buildings in residential areas are popping … Read more »

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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 … Read more »

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Rigid Global Buildings Celebrated Groundbreaking

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Rigid Global Buildings, an industry leading manufacturer of pre-engineered steel buildings and metal building components, broke ground Nov. 20 on a new structural steel manufacturing facility.  This new structural steel plant will launch Rigid into the heavy … Read more »

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DBCI opens distribution center in Rocky Mount, N.C.

ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – Roll-up door manufacturer DBCI, out of Douglasville, Ga., has opened a new distribution center in Rocky Mount, N.C. The facility, over 10,000 square feet of office and warehouse space located at 100 Red Iron Road, is … Read more »

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Check out the newly updated Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide – Free online!

An annual tradition here at Rural Builder is the release of the newest edition of the Rural Builder Buyer’s Guide. The Rural Builder Buyers’ Guide is a go-to source for all things post-frame and steel-frame construction supplies for builders in … Read more »

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Rural builder trends: Builders and suppliers weigh in on today’s industry issues

Rural Builder October 2013

- b y O l i v e r W i t t e – “Slow and steady wins the race.” —Aesop’s Fables— Thank you, Aesop, but that’s no fable; it’s true, as rural builders are discovering as they dig … Read more »

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Sukup attends trade mission to Turkey

SHEFFIELD, Iowa – Sukup Manufacturing Co. President Charles Sukup was among the delegation of 17 business leaders on a U.S. Department of Agriculture trade mission to Turkey in June. The group visited historic Istanbul and met with government and business … Read more »

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Pavilion Building Manufacturing joins American Buildings Company

Eufaula, Ala. – American Buildings Company has announced the addition of Pavilion Building Manufacturing Inc. to its national network of builders. As an authorized ABC Builder, Pavilion will have access to American Buildings’ engineering and design expertise, industry-leading technology and quality … Read more »

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Sukup Metal Buildings Division earns AC472 quality certification

SHEFFIELD, Iowa — Sukup Manufacturing Co.’s new Metal Buildings Division has been certified by the International Accreditation Service for meeting rigorous quality standards of the AC472 metal buildings design and manufacturing accreditation program. The certification, which was awarded in late … Read more »

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Fabral Announces New VP of Sales for Post Frame Division

Fabral, leading provider of metal building envelope solutions, announces the appointment of Jon Haley as VP of Sales for the Post Frame Division. In this leadership role, Haley will head the development of sales strategies to further propel the level … Read more »

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