The 3 Greatest Benefits Of Using A Perforated Metal Product
There are a whole host of benefits to the utilization of perforated metal. Its advantageous nature allows for architects to use the material based solely on a variety of factors including its obvious aesthetic qualities or its sustainable attributes. Architects and designers are continuously searching for products that provide an unusual aesthetic without sacrificing durability, strength or sustainable design. Here we explore what we consider the three greatest benefits of using a perforated metal product.
CEI Materials General Contractor Spotlight: HITT Contracting
HITT Contracting has a unique history, starting back in the 1930s as a small family-owned business in Arlington, VA. What started as a six-person operation, HITT now has over 1,000 employees. As a major player in the construction community, they are an innovator exploring sustainable and virtual resource technologies in the industry. HITT was voted ENR’s Mid-Atlantic Contractor of the Year, the award-winning team produces a wide variety of projects on a national scale.
SHOP TALK: Building Materials And The Rise Of Metal Panels
Metal buildings have a long history in the United States, dating back to the first steel -framed skyscraper in the late 1800s. Beginning its rise with steel, the emergence of metal buildings was prevalent around WWII when it was used to construct bomb shelters. It became more and more popular through the 21st century with a variety of natural metal and natural metal substitutes being offered.
CEI Materials Announces The Launch Of A New Modular Panel System: CLADLOK
CEI Materials is pleased to announce the launch of a new product line, CLADLOK. As our first self-branded entry into the architectural market, this material is manufactured in house. The new product plays into our continued commitment to produce inventive facade solutions. At CEI we have, over the years, been on the forefront of innovation, staying abreast to future technologies and what they provide the architectural community.
Corporation Builds On-Site Childcare Facility For Employees In Benton Harbor
The new Whirlpool Early Childhood Development Center is a new $8 million project by the Whirlpool Corporation. The employer sponsored childcare facility was constructed to assist Whirlpool’s working families and continue their “commitment to create an attractive workplace.” The Whirlpool Corp took an employee survey to determine the growing need of an on-site childcare facility in the Benton Charter Township-Benton Harbor-St. Joseph area.