“Sustainability is a basic consideration that we have to have as architects designing buildings….In 10 years we’re not going to talk about sustainability anymore, because it’s going to be built into the core processes of architecture.” —Robert Stern, Dean of the Yale School of Architecture
How do Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) assure sustainability, energy efficiency and project quality? Read all about it>>>http://www.metalconstruction.org/EPDs
SUMMER MEETING SOUND BITE: “Key market trends will continue to provide a tailwind for the metals industry, including adoption of solar power and energy codes.”
See a summary of the General Session and MCA Annual Market Study >>http://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/events/summer-meeting/Summer-Meeting-highlights#outline
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What do third-party Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) bring to the party?
• Energy efficiency
• The highest quality products for your projects
“Good ideas come from everywhere. It’s more important to recognize a good idea than to author it.” —Jeanne Gang
Share knowledge and expertise with suppliers and industry leaders, stay up-to-date on the latest developments, and benefit from collaborative testing and research.
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METAL’S FUTURE SHINES AT THE SUMMER MEETING
By 2021, metal construction spending is projected to reach $2.8B and $1.8B for roof and wall products respectively.
Here’s the lowdown: http://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/events/summer-meeting/Summer-Meeting-highlights#outline
“Architecture is a dangerous mix of power and importance.” —Rem Koolhaas
Judged by a panel of respected architects, the 2018 MCA Chairman Awards will be a dangerous mix, indeed. Awards are given in eight categories: overall excellence; residential; metal roofing; education, primary and secondary schools; education, colleges and universities; institutional; municipal; and commercial/industrial. Winners will be announced at our Winter Meeting, January 14-16 in beautiful Key Largo.
“When we build, let us think that we build forever.” —John Ruskin
Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) can help you design buildings that stand the test of time. Learn how>>>http://www.metalconstruction.org/EPDs
SUMMER MEETING RESULTS ARE IN!
The 2018 MCA Annual Market Study, presented by Randy Giggard of FMI (pictured below), analyzes the position of metal roofing and wall products across the Residential, Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial and Institutional sectors.
Check out the highlights>>http://www.metalconstruction.org/index.php/events/summer-meeting/Summer-Meeting-highlights#outline
“Good design is all about making other designers feel like idiots because the idea wasn’t theirs.” —Frank Chimero
In support of good ideas and good design, the 2018 Chairman Awards will be given to the year’s most exceptional projects involving MCA member companies. Awards are based on overall appearance, significance of metal in the project, innovative use of metal, and the role of metal in achieving project objectives. Winners will be announced at our Winter Meeting, January 14-16 in Key Largo.