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STEEL CANOPIES PROVIDE COVERAGE YOU CAN TRUST

STEEL CANOPIES PROVIDE COVERAGE YOU CAN TRUST

Steel canopies are durable, attractive, versatile and offer a convenient way to create a sheltered space. They can also provide significant cost savings as they only require concrete piers rather than full concrete slabs. Steel canopies can be built as freestanding structures or as add-ons to existing buildings and have a variety of uses. Why […]

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The Construction Workers’ Guide to Staying Warm on the Job Site

The Construction Workers’ Guide to Staying Warm on the Job Site

Working outside during the winter can leave construction workers susceptible to hypothermia, frostbite or trench foot, a decaying of the feet due to prolonged cold and wet conditions. In extreme cases, workers without proper personal protection equipment can also suffer shock that could even lead to death. Not only do workers need to stay warm […]

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China Has Primary Control of the Steel Market and It’s Affecting the Global Steel Industry

China Has Primary Control of the Steel Market and It’s Affecting the Global Steel Industry

Did you know that China currently produces almost half the world’s steel? According to The Street, this is a large increase from the 10% they produced a decade ago. At that time, the U.S. was producing 14% of the world’s steel; now we only produce 4%. For the past two decades, China has needed an […]

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Major Roles on a Construction Project

Major Roles on a Construction Project

Large-scale construction requires collaboration across numerous disciplines. It’s rare to find a contractor who has the capability to perform multiple trades in-house. For the successful execution of a project, effective planning is essential. From project conception to completion, construction teams must consider zoning, scheduling, budgeting, bidding, safety, transportation of materials, logistics and much more. Trade-Specific […]

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Aluminum and Stainless Steel: Trusted Materials in High Moisture Areas

Aluminum and Stainless Steel: Trusted Materials in High Moisture Areas

Aluminum and stainless steel are considered non-ferrous materials, in other words lacking iron, which means they don’t rust or corrode and are much more malleable than ferrous metals. These materials are commonly used in place of carbon steel for areas of high moisture, salt or architectural exposure to the elements. ALUMINUM Aluminum originates from bauxite […]

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