February 2018

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In FocusSetting the Bar in Woodworking StandardsArchitectural Woodwork Institute

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In Focus

Setting the Bar in Woodworking Standards

Architectural Woodwork Institute

The Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) is the leading woodwork trade association with roots going back over a century. The institute publishes and maintains industry standards, hosts conferences and seminars and operates an education center to encourage young people to enter the profession. Run on a non-profit basis, the institute has over two thousand members and is proud of its long history and prominent position in the woodworking sector.

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In FocusAdvocating HSSThe Steel Tube Institute

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In Focus

Advocating HSS

The Steel Tube Institute

Since it was formed almost one hundred years ago, the Steel Tube Institute (STI) has evolved to meet the needs of industry. It was created in 1930 when several manufacturers came together to educate about the many advantages of using steel tubing, and STI continues to endorse this well-known construction material. It also advocates best practices and safety initiatives specific to steel tube producers.

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In FocusThe Voice for a Proven SolutionNational Corrugated Steel Pipe Association (NCSPA)

2018 | Associations | February 2018 | In Focus

The Voice for a Proven Solution

National Corrugated Steel Pipe Association (NCSPA)

Since its first introduction to the construction industry in the late 1800s, the composition, patterns, applications and state of performance of corrugated steel pipe (CSP) and structural steel plate systems have been assessed to provide insights into overall performance and effectiveness. Because of its potential hundred-year lifecycle, CSP is proving to be a real winner for owners, contractors, engineers and specifiers in private and public civil construction projects throughout the United States.

2018 | February 2018 | In FocusNew York’s World-Class HVAC InstallersSoutherntier Custom Fabricators

2018 | February 2018 | In Focus

New York’s World-Class HVAC Installers

Southerntier Custom Fabricators

Established in 1982 in Elmira, New York, Southerntier Custom Fabricators both fabricates and installs HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) products for various clients in the commercial, institutional, and industrial marketplace in the state of New York. But whether you choose to work directly with Southerntier, or have its custom fabricated products installed by another contractor in the northeast corridor, you are guaranteed a world-class HVAC air handling system you can depend on, to receive the thermal comfort and high indoor air quality you need to keep your establishment running smoothly.

2018 | February 2018 | In FocusMore than Just a NameQuality Mechanical

2018 | February 2018 | In Focus

More than Just a Name

Quality Mechanical

Quality Mechanical is a mechanical contractor offering a full range of services out of its Belleville, Ontario location. The company has been operating for more than 25 years, and its breadth of experience has enabled it to grow into a very productive team of expert workers with an impressive portfolio and a solid reputation throughout the region.

2018 | February 2018 | In FocusDoing Business the Holmberg WayHolmberg Mechanical

2018 | February 2018 | In Focus

Doing Business the Holmberg Way

Holmberg Mechanical

In the construction industry, the word integrity is used all too often to describe the services offered, but in the case of Holmberg Mechanical, it has been a vital part of its growth throughout the last seven decades. Integrity is the foundation of Holmberg Mechanical’s ability to go beyond customer expectation as a full-service design-build contractor that completes projects with the utmost level of quality and detail.


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