Tag Archives: METALCON

METALCON International’s Giving Back Program to mark 20 years

- Newton MA – When METALCON International was held in Atlanta this year it showed an international audience the newest ways to use metal in construction. It also helped raised awareness and funds for the Atlanta-based It’s The Journey, Inc., … Read more »

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Englert showing off Lego home at METALCON

While Lego toys has a host of different toy brick houses you can build including the newly released Haunted House and the Villa Savoye, Englert, Inc. will be displaying its own Lego creation — Englert Maison — a two-square foot … Read more »

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Stud U at METALCON to feature best practices of cold-formed steel framing

Architects, Builders, Contractors, Engineers, Building Inspectors and Building Trades Instructors Will Benefit The Steel Framing Alliance (SFA) will host a two-part session on the benefits and best practices of cold-formed steel framing for small, multi-family and mid-rise structures at METALCON … Read more »

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MRA to offer intensive residential roofing training at METALCON

Each year 7 million new roofs are installed. The number of homes with metal roofs has more than tripled over the past decade, moving metal from 3 percent of the overall U.S. market share to 10 percent. Because of this … Read more »

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METALCON registration now open

Registrations are now being accepted for the October 9-11 METALCON International. This year’s tradeshow and conference will be held in Chicago at the Donald E. Stevens Convention Center. METALCON International showcases the best of metal design and metal construction professionals … Read more »

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Qualified buyers attend METALCON: the whole building show

With an attendance of 5,525 the 2011 METALCON International finished slightly ahead of the 2010 event. This annual conference and exhibition, held October 11-13 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, continues to hold its place as the industry’s … Read more »

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Umicore Building Products USA to showcase 48-Inch-Wide Quartz-Zinc, Dri-Design & VMZ-CM at METALCON

Reflecting this year’s theme “Constant Evolution,” Umicore Building Products USA will spotlight its exclusive 48-inch-wide VMZINC Quartz-Zinc during the 2011 METALCON International convention to be held October 11-13 in Atlanta. The 48-inch width represents an evolution in architectural zinc manufacturing, … Read more »

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MCA sponsors demo area at METALCON

The Metal Construction Association, an organization of manufacturers and suppliers whose metal wall and roofing components are used in buildings throughout North America and the main sponsor of METALCON International, will present metal roof, wall and tool demonstrations at Booth … Read more »

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Government FOR the people

An invitation to METALCON International, Atlanta, October 11-13, This year, the average American citizen will have to work 120 days into 2011 before they have earned enough money to pay this year’s tax obligations at the federal, state and local … Read more »

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Construction work goes retro

Who isn’t a retro music fan?  Retro was the name given to a hodge-podge of music that included psychedelic tunes from the 1960s, punk rock from the 70s and 80s and even an outgrowth of new wave music from the … Read more »

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