Industry News

CLP Systems has partnered together with the National Framers Council and their FrameSAFE program to host the 2017 Framer Safety Contest, taking place June 5th – July 31st.

Super Anchor Safety is excited to announce the launch of a temporary/reusable 20’ Horizontal Lifeline System.  Up to 3 workers can utilize it the same time and the fasteners can be used for up to 20 installations.

TCF recently completed truss installation on the Liberty Crossing apartment complex outside of Minneapolis.  The project has 120 units with 40 on the top floor, requiring a total of about 1,600 truss to top plate connections. 

MiTek’s new Adjustable Deck Tension Tie (ADTT-TZ) effectively resists the lateral (horizontal) loads that pull a deck away from the house or structure. 

Balancing productivity and safety tends to enhance both, while letting either one triumph over the other will not only damage these efforts but also create collateral damage in other areas of the organization. 

The owner of two Brooklyn construction companies was charged with manslaughter on Wednesday because the authorities said he ignored complaints about a poorly maintained retaining wall that collapsed at a work site in 2015.

Last May, Chris Tatge, executive director of the National Framers Council (NFC) set out to provide framer insight by presenting at the Fenestration Manufacturers Association (FMA) 2017 Spring Conference.

A television ad about the YouthBuild Newark project first sparked the interest of Jalsa Urubshurow, owner and CEO All-Tech Inc. in Monroe Township, New Jersey.

With its mission of “Work safely. Go home safely.” at the forefront, the National Framers Council (NFC) designed the FrameSAFE manual as a tool to help framers achieve the goal of providing a safe and healthy work environment for all employees