MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire recently partnered with Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute in Carlsbad, CA, to design and weave copper-alloy ‘fish pens.’ Scientists are using the innovative pens to conduct research with important implications for international aquaculture.
Blog Features How-To Videos, Installation Tips and Updates on Industry Trends
Tuesday, December 03, 2013
AURORA, IL…TEC® announces the launch of its Expert Advice blog, an industry journal dedicated to providing subscribers with valuable installation advice through written posts and videos.
Available on the company’s website and through subscription email, the blog features technical tips from tile and flooring industry experts and as well as how-to videos for a variety of installation products. Visit tecspecialty.com/blog to read articles, watch videos and subscribe.
Building Owners Protected from Flood Risk/Liability
Monday, November 25, 2013
ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC introduces the Zurn Wilkins Flood Control Integrated System (FCIS), a bundling of three separate components that detect and shut down discharging backflow preventers installed in mechanical rooms or other indoor spaces.
Metal-Coated Glass Interlayer Expresses Limitless Designs with Transparent Views
Monday, November 25, 2013
DEPEW, NY… SEFAR® Architecture announces that its VISION aluminum-coated precision fabric interlayer for glass is now digitally printable. Vibrant, long-lasting UV-resistant inks allow architects and designers to produce Pantone colors, patterns, pictures or any other design effect imaginable on building exteriors without obstructing views from inside. Designs can be created across the entire length of a glass wall partition, curtain wall or even the entire expanse of a building’s glass façade.
OWATONNA, MN – Architects and building designers now have more options for improving U-value performance. Viracon is pleased to announce an expanded product offering using its new RoomSide™ Low-E coating, which was introduced in an insulating dual pane configuration in March of 2013. Now, this new interior glass coating can be applied to laminated and insulating laminated products.
Triple Insulating Glass Improves U-value and Solar Heat Gain Performance
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
OWATONNA, MN – Viracon has expanded its triple insulating glass sizes to 70 square feet, giving architects and building designers more options as energy codes become stricter. By adding another spacer and glass lite, designers can apply a more diverse range of substrates and high-performance coatings to a Viracon triple insulating glass unit, ultimately improving the product’s performance.
AURORA, IL…TEC® announces the addition of seven new colors to its TecniColor™ Commercial Grade Grout line. The new colors will be available in November 2013.
TecniColor™ grout delivers an easy-to-use formula for use in commercial and public spaces. Introduced in June 2013, the product’s increasing popularity among installers has already led to a demand for its expansion.
MUKWONAGO, WI…Banker Wire has received a Product Innovation Award from ArchitecturalProducts magazine. A panel of architects and product specifiers selected Banker Wire’s Circle Mesh as a winning product from almost 400 entries in the annual contest.
Responsibilities Include Driving Growth through Innovation and Acquisition
Thursday, November 14, 2013
ERIE, PA – Zurn Industries, LLC announces the promotion of Scott McDowell to Global Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. In this role, Scott will manage strategic accounts, lead the enhancement of innovation and product development, and pursue potential acquisitions in collaboration with Zurn’s parent company, Rexnord (NYSE: RXN).
“This move will bring an increased focus to innovate and commercialize new products faster across the company, and develop new market adjacencies for the Zurn portfolio,” stated Craig Wehr, President, Zurn.
Enhances the Ability of Architects, Designers and End-Users to Quickly Find Information Most Important to Them
Monday, November 11, 2013
Janesville, WI…Just as the company designs its operable partitions based on detailed customer feedback, Hufcor Inc. has launched a new website (www.hufcor.com ) that provides architects, designers and end-users a more convenient experience to view and download information most valuable to them.
Custom-Manufactured Infill Panels Bring Beauty and Function to New Campus Building
Friday, November 08, 2013
MUKWONAGO, WI…In September 2013, Manatee Technical Institute celebrated its 50th anniversary in a new main campus facility. Featuring railing infill panels woven by Banker Wire, the Bradenton, FL, ‘Main Campus’ is a state-of-the-art facility that is home to post-secondary adult, career and technical education programs.