CertainTeed Launches CertainTeed Architectural
Following the growth of its specialty ceiling and wall business in recent years, CertainTeed announces the launch of a newly realigned ceilings resource focused on the commercial architecture and design industry.
Kahua Achieves FedRAMP Ready Status for Its Construction Program Management Solution
Kahua, a provider of a collaborative network for real estate and construction project management, announced Oct. 8 that Kahua is now available on the FedRAMP Marketplace as a FedRAMP Ready construction program ma
Milwaukee Tool to Open New Service Hub in Indiana
Milwaukee Tool will, once again, expand its footprint in the United States with the announcement of a new service hub in Greenwood, Ind. Anticipated to open in March 2021, this centralized repair facility will co
Simpson Strong-Tie Wins 2020 Pro Tool Innovation Award
Simpson Strong-Tie has received a Pro Tool Innovation Award in the Drills/Drivers-Decking, Cordless category for its Quik Drive® PRO200SG2 multipurpose system. A diverse panel of judges made up of contractors, co
Turf Design Is Now Part of Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions
With the acquisition of Turf Design, Inc., Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions is enhancing and expanding its existing felt portfolio with custom designs from the felt ceiling and wall maker.
As the leading
AD and SafetyNetwork Finalize Merger Agreement
AD has finalized the merger agreement with Tampa-based SafetyNetwork and set Jan. 1, 2021, as the closing date, creating AD’s only safety-dedicated division focused on the growth of independent distributors speci
CEMCO Launches New and Improved Website
On Sept. 1 CEMCO launched its new and improved website at www.cemcosteel.com . Working closely with CEMCO teammates, customers and stakeholders, the website development team designed and created a more functional
L&W Supply Acquires Assets of Drywall Supply Inc.
L&W Supply Corporation announced Sept. 1 that it acquired the assets of Drywall Supply Inc. (DSI), a building materials distributor with locations in the north and western suburbs of Denver.
Founded in 199
Sharpe Projects Win at the 2020 Calibre Design Awards
Sharpe Interior Systems, Inc., an AWCI member contractor headquartered in Valencia, Calif., won three Calibre Design Awards for their work on Concord Music Group and Warner Music Group, both in Los Angeles, and P
Stockton Products Updates Website
Stockton Products announces that its website, www.stocktonproducts.com , has been expanded and redesigned to be more informative and easier to use. The website has been reimagined to make it more compatible with
ASA Recognizes South Valley Drywall with Certificate of Excellence in Ethics
South Valley Drywall, an AWCI member headquartered Littleton, Colo., was one of 13 recipients of the American Subcontractors Association’s Certificate of Excellence in Ethics. This recognition is bestowed to cons
ClarkDietrich Launches Redesigned Website
Contractors, engineers and architects now have a single online source for product information on steel framing and drywall finishing products with the launch of the redesigned ClarkDietrich website, www.clarkdiet
ClarkDietrich and Hadley Group Form Joint Venture
The launch of CDH Custom Roll Form, a joint venture of U.S.–based ClarkDietrich and Hadley Group, a global organization headquartered in the United Kingdom, was announced March 2.
With offices and manufact
Study Finds Construction Organizations with the Highest Levels of Trust Perform Twice as Well
Autodesk, Inc., in partnership with management consulting firm FMI Corporation, released findings from an industry study, “Trust Matters: The High Cost of Low Trust.” The study measured the costs and benefits of
GMS Acquires Trowel Trades Supply, Inc.
GMS Inc. has acquired Trowel Trades Supply, Inc., a single-location distributor based in Colchester, Vt.
Founded in 1968, Trowel Trades serves residential and commercial customers in the greater Burlingto
USGBC Releases the Top 10 States for LEED
As cities and states continue to work toward climate action goals, the U.S. Green Building Council has announced its list of Top 10 States for LEED green building. For the first time since 2011, Colorado took
L&W Supply Announces Promotions
L&W Supply Corporation announces that Dave Ritchie has accepted the role of district manager for the Triangle Triad District, covering the Raleigh–Durham–Winston Salem metropolitan areas; Walter Reinthaler has
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. Acquires MRK Industries, Inc.
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. announced Nov. 25, 2019, that it has completed its acquisition of MRK Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of specialty metal ceiling, wall and exterior solutions. This acquisition
BASF Supports New Tool to Help Reduce the Carbon Footprint of Building Projects
BASF is a pilot partner for the Embodied Carbon in Construction Calculator (EC3), a free, open-source online tool designed to easily calculate the carbon emissions of building materials.
The EC3 tool
Sto Corp. Names Jose R. Berlingeri Chief Executive Officer as David Boivin Retires
Sto Corp., Atlanta, announced Jan. 28 that Jose R. Berlingeri has been named president and chief executive officer, Sto Americas. The move became effective Jan. 1 and followed the Dec. 31 retirement of longtim