Industry News

A home with a fantastic thermal envelope and high efficiency mechanical systems which is also riddled with prematurely failing building materials and systems is NOT green or sustainable. Green and sustainable homes must be durable homes.

Arthur “Art” Leroy Beebe, was born March 22, 1934 in White Sulpher Springs, Montana.  He passed away two hours before his 83rd birthday on March 21, 2017, surrounded by his family.

Lynn Miller, divisional environmental safety & manager for BMC, will draw on her 25+ years of human resources and safety experience to provide a presentation on safety management.

The housing market appeared to cool off a bit in February, but a trio of reports indicate good news on the horizon for component manufacturers and new construction.

The following article from Inc. looks at traditional marketing efforts and critiques why they have become outdated and less effective.

Alpine recently provided this component drawing training guide to component manufacturers through its March Inside VIEW email.

After more than 80 years in business in Bloomfield Center, family-owned Riley Lumber will close by the end of March.

Marijuana is now legal in various forms in 28 states and the District of Columbia with more states to come. Experts say many employers seem unsure, at best, how to deal with it.

The following article from provides a roadmap for building designers to design and specify projects using cold-formed steel.