Category Archives: roofing

Construction industry needs workers, ABC says

Associated Builders and Contractors says 500,000 jobs are available in the construction industry and — if Congress and the White House agree on a proposed $1 trillion infrastructure bill — that number could double.

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Autodesk University focuses on BIM in construction

With the slogan “The future of building things,” Autodesk promoted its many software products for architectural, engineering and construction industries during its Nov. 14-16, 2017, conference at the Venetian resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

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Wiss snips to use Crescent branding

The sheet metal forming tools such as Wiss snips, scissors and shears will become Crescent products and use that line’s orange colors.

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Emerson to acquire Cooper-Atkins

Cooper-Atkins makes a variety of temperature and environmental measuring and wireless monitoring devices for food service, health care and industrial use.

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Florida county proposes mandating metal roofing

Building officials with one Florida Keys county think they have part of the solution to the damage storms like Hurricane Irma bring to the region: requiring metal roofs.

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Ecco Supply starts customer loyalty program

Ecco Supply wants to make shopping with the Canadian HVAC distributor more rewarding.

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NAHB thanks president for tax reform law

Trump signed the bill Friday in an impromptu Oval Office ceremony.

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HARDI: 2017 event in Las Vegas a winner

HARDI officials say the association’s 2017 annual conference was a great way to end the year, with record attendance and top-quality speakers to help wholesaler and supplier members growth their businesses.

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Tax reform bill pleases HARDI

Officials with the Heating, Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Distributors International said they were pleased the final bill includes items they supported.

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Construction groups applaud passage of tax reform

The biggest overhaul of the U.S. tax code in more than 30 years is heading to the president’s desk after the House give final approval earlier today, giving the White House a major legislative victory.

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