SELL AND BUY IN-PERSON AT METALCON 2021

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METALCON Exhibit Floor 2019

Do you offer game-changing metal construction and design solutions? Are your products and services ready to meet the pent-up demand of eager buyers seeking new innovations? Are you ready to get back to business with a SAFE return to in-person meetings?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, it’s time to exhibit at METALCON 2021! As vaccinations continue to roll out and concerns of the spread of the virus cautiously ease, in-person events are slowly resuming including trade shows. Recently, a trio of fashion shows was held in early February at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Trade Show News Network reported, “With the tactile nature of the fashion industry, many buyers and exhibitors were eager to move their networking and deal brokering back to an in-person format.” Not unlike the fashion industry, the metal construction industry has also thrived when buyers…

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METALFOCUS® Safety Training Continues TODAY with Supervisor Safety Responsibilities – REGISTER NOW

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REGISTER NOW FOR METALFOCUS® AND EARN 1 AIA HSW LU CREDIT

METALFOCUS®, a series of 10 one-hour safety training virtual courses to address situations unique to metal construction job sites continues today with the 6th course in the series. ⏰ Time is running out for discounted pricing! ⏰ REGISTER through April 1 to take advantage of the remaining courses AND watch past ones ON DEMAND. Here is what you can expect from today’s safety course on supervisor safety responsibilities:

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Fastener Selection and Installation are Essential to Any Job

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LEARN FASTENER SELECTION & INSTALLATION GUIDELINES FROM AN INDUSTRY EXPERT THIS WEDNESDAY – FREE WEBINAR! REGISTER TODAY!

Fasteners are an essential piece of any metal building project. From the framing to the metal wall and roof panels, fasteners are necessary to put any metal building together. According to a Metal Construction News article, “With fasteners being such an important aspect of any project, it is also important to make sure that you are using the correct type of fastener for each piece of the building, since when improper screws are used, both the fastener and the panel system can fail.” Without the knowledge of properly selecting and installing fasteners, you may waste critical hours on a job site.


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Metal roofing and cladding panels

Metal roofing and cladding panels are increasingly becoming the go-to in retrofit and adaptive reuse projects. This written course and exam will give you everything you need to know about best practices and the essential details of retrofit and reroofing.
Earn CE Credits Now > https://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/online-education/the-metal-retrofit-revolution
#buildingdesign #retrofit #buildingarchitecture

The Flint Cultural Center Academy

Architects for The Flint Cultural Center Academy envisioned a building envelope with an innovative look to showcase the flexible learning environment and embrace the new technology in education. See how sleek metal panels reflect the high-tech look they wanted.
https://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/case-studies/flint-cultural-center-academy?market=&metal=&product=&benefit=&location=&project=
CENTRIA #buildingdesign #buildingarchitecture

METALCON Introduces New Advisory Council

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METALCON, the metal construction industry’s only global event for metal construction and design products, introduces its first advisory council to help shape the future of METALCON, ensuring it represents all factions of the metal construction industry and its major attendee groups.

“We’ve gathered a council comprised of key exhibitors, industry experts, associations and attendees to invite their feedback on what they would like to see new and different about the show,” says Judy Geller, METALCON’s Vice President of Tradeshows. “We are listening and initiating new programming for 2021, including more diverse focus areas on the show floor, expanded education and training, a new solar pavilion, the new Architect’s Experience and additional networking opportunities.”

“We are pleased to announce the 2021 METALCON Advisory Council, an esteemed group of industry leaders who are dedicating their time to making the show better than ever,” continues Geller. “Representing all facets of the…

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At the Emerald Queen Casino & Hotel in Tacoma

At the Emerald Queen Casino & Hotel in Tacoma, Wash., choosing sustainable products and processes was key to honor and recognize the philosophies of the Puyallup Tribe of Indians. Learn how Insulated Metal Panels (IMPs) kept a focus on carbon footprint reduction in construction.
https://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/case-studies/emerald-queen-casino?market=&metal=&product=&benefit=&location=&project=
#IMPAlliance #greenbuild #buildingdesign CENTRIA

MCM

Metal Composite Material (MCM) Makes The Seeds of an Idea To Full Grown Reality

With Klimt’s “The Tree of Life” as inspiration, The Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA used the flexibility and aesthetic possibilities of Metal Composite Material (MCM) to create a one-of-a-kind building that represents rebirth, change and optimism.

Read on > https://www.metalconstruction.org/…/massart-student-residen…
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