Industry Announcements

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, will showcase their Component Solutions® (CS) software at the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC) October 23–26 at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee.

Alpine will be featuring its fully integrated IntelliView software suite and eShop plant management software in Booth 1033 at the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC) October 23–26 at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee.

MiTek Industries, Inc. today announced that it has advanced the labor-saving capabilities of its systems.  With just over one year in the field, the MatchPoint DirectDrive system is reducing shop floor labor by up to 40% for its users. 

The Symposium on Building Science and the Physics of Building Enclosure Performance - Part 1 will be held on October 21-22, 2018 at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C.

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October 5, 2018 has been designated as the third annual Energy Efficiency Day. This date has been set for advocates, companies, government agencies, utilities and others to showcase the benefits of energy efficiency.

The National Framers Council (NFC) invites you to join the industry at its inaugural Framer Summit, October 22 – 24 at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in conjunction with the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC).

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Is it because swinging a bat is like swinging a hammer onto a metal plate? Maybe it’s the similarity between a metal plate and home plate? Or perhaps because it’s a great way to get together outside of the plant and enjoy the company of fellow CMs who share in the same issues and concerns as the next CM?

The National Framers Council (NFC) is excited to announce its inaugural Framer Summit to be held October 22 – 24 at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in conjunction with the Building Component Manufacturers Conference (BCMC).