Building engineering

Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc to Report Fourth Quarter and Annual 2020 Financial Results

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 9:15pm

Investors interested in submitting a question to the Company prior to the call should send their questions to the following email address: askpiedmont@piedmontreit.com .

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  • Investors interested in submitting a question to the Company prior to the call should send their questions to the following email address: askpiedmont@piedmontreit.com .
  • Company management will attempt to answer as many questions as time allows on the conference call.
  • Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: PDM) is an owner, manager, developer, redeveloper, and operator of high-quality, Class A office properties located primarily in select sub-markets within seven major Eastern U.S. office markets, with the majority of its revenue being generated from the Sunbelt.
  • As of December 31, 2020, approximately 64% of the companys portfolio was ENERGY STAR certified and approximately 43% was LEED certified.

Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2020 Dividends

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 10:54pm

*The $0.21 per share distribution paid on January 3, 2020 was taxable to stockholders in 2019.

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  • *The $0.21 per share distribution paid on January 3, 2020 was taxable to stockholders in 2019.
  • ** The $0.21 per share distribution paid on January 4, 2021 will be taxable to stockholders in 2021.
  • Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: PDM) is an owner, manager, developer, redeveloper, and operator of high-quality, Class A office properties located primarily in select sub-markets within seven major Eastern U.S. office markets, with the majority of its revenue being generated from the Sunbelt.
  • As of December 31, 2020, approximately 64% of the companys portfolio was ENERGY STAR certified and approximately 43% was LEED certified.

InventHelp Inventor Develops PVC Pipe Roof Supports for Residential Use (FLA-3351)

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 5:15pm

My design keeps the pipes off the roof, and it could help to prevent wear and tear on roofing shingles."

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  • My design keeps the pipes off the roof, and it could help to prevent wear and tear on roofing shingles."
  • The invention provides an effective way to support pipes and conduits just above residential roof level.
  • In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional PVC pipe roof supports designed for commercial use.
  • The original design was submitted to the Fort Lauderdale sales office of InventHelp.

PureEdge Lighting Partners with BIMsmith to Provide New Lighting BIM Tools for Building Professionals and Designers

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 11:30am

CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PureEdge Lighting, a manufacturer of high quality, personalized lighting solutions, has partnered with BIMsmith, the leading platform for building product research and selection, to provide a new suite of Building Information Modeling (BIM) tools for architects and lighting designers.

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  • CHICAGO, Jan. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --PureEdge Lighting, a manufacturer of high quality, personalized lighting solutions, has partnered with BIMsmith, the leading platform for building product research and selection, to provide a new suite of Building Information Modeling (BIM) tools for architects and lighting designers.
  • By leveraging BIM software's material and lighting visualization capabilities, the models also allow architects and lighting designers to produce lifelike renderings of PureEdge Lighting products within their designs.
  • PureEdge Lighting is renowned for creating lighting tools that meet specific projects' needs and inspire unique lighting designs.
  • BIMsmith, the leading cloud-based building product discovery and selection platform, cultivates global business-to-business relationships between building industry professionals and building product manufacturers.

Vidaris Names Zachary Nord as Principal

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vidaris is pleased to announce the promotion of Zachary Nord, PE as Principal.

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  • NEW YORK, Jan. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vidaris is pleased to announce the promotion of Zachary Nord, PE as Principal.
  • In his 10 years at Vidaris, Zach has added tremendous value through leading the Roofing and Waterproofing division as well as growing the South Florida office as Regional Director.
  • Vidaris President, Jeffrey Somerlot, said, Zach represents excellent leadership within our team; he is respected by clients, peers, and colleagues alike.
  • His deep understanding of the application of Vidaris specialist skills in both the new and existing building sector is second to none.

Darren Rich Brings Fresh Coat Painters to Grapevine Area

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 10:25pm

Now he's looking forward to bringing those two together with his new professional painting franchise Fresh Coat Painters of Grapevine.

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  • Now he's looking forward to bringing those two together with his new professional painting franchise Fresh Coat Painters of Grapevine.
  • Fresh Coat Painters of Grapevine offers painting services including interior and exterior painting, sealing and staining; popcorn ceiling and wallpaper removal; faux painting; agricultural painting; garage epoxy; drywall repair; gutter cleaning and more in Grapevine, Coppell, and Irving.
  • Fresh Coat Painters has a national product partnership with Sherwin-Williams, so products are guaranteed to be high quality.
  • -For more information about Fresh Coat Painters of Grapevine, call 817-527-1995, email DRich@FreshCoatPainters.com or visit https://www.freshcoatpainters.com/grapevine .

Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association Welcomes New Marketing, Communications Director

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 7:05pm

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association welcomes Brian Hartlove as its Director of Communications and Marketing, filling the position vacated by Lynn Watson when she was promoted to the role of Senior Advisor on January 1.

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  • BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association welcomes Brian Hartlove as its Director of Communications and Marketing, filling the position vacated by Lynn Watson when she was promoted to the role of Senior Advisor on January 1.
  • "Ductile iron pipes are strong and resilient, and our marketing and communications campaigns will continue to reflect the valuable difference these pipes make for communities looking for long-term solutions to improve water access.
  • While at the Water Environment Federation, Hartlove reinvented its marketing and communications strategy, significantly improving the organization's digital marketing capabilities.
  • Founded in 1915, the Ductile Iron Pipe Research Association (DIPRA) has served as a resource and technical advisor to the water industry.

Global Tool Steel Hot-Rolled Bars Market to 2025 - Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 3:25pm

The "World - Hot-Rolled Bars In Tool Steels - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "World - Hot-Rolled Bars In Tool Steels - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report provides an in-depth analysis of supply and demand for hot-rolled bars in tool steels on the global market.
  • This report contains the latest data on market trends and opportunities, consumption, production, imports, exports and price developments.
  • This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers of hot-rolled bars in tool steels, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

Bennett & Pless and LHC Structural Engineers Join Forces

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 3:00pm

ATLANTA, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Bennett & Pless, one of the South's leading structural engineering firms, is growing again, this time in the Carolinas.

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  • ATLANTA, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Bennett & Pless, one of the South's leading structural engineering firms, is growing again, this time in the Carolinas.
  • Powerhouse structural engineering firm LHC Structural Engineers, out of Raleigh, North Carolina, is joining forces with Bennett & Pless, combining their 54 years of experience with the decades-long expertise of Bennett & Pless' multiple offices.
  • LHC Structural Engineers' merger with Bennett & Pless creates a dynamic partnership expanding their design capabilities in the K-12 schools, higher education, life sciences, central utilities, and athletic facilities market sectors.
  • Founded in Atlanta, Georgia, Bennett & Pless is an award-winning structural engineering firm providing an array of traditional and specialty consulting services.

Window Film Association Debuts Industry's First Virtual Accreditation Testing

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 1:35pm

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The International Window Film Association is debuting the window film industry's first online professional accreditation testing for four key areas of comprehension and knowledge, while providing the convenience to be tested in a secure and proctored environment wherever there is an Internet connection.

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  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The International Window Film Association is debuting the window film industry's first online professional accreditation testing for four key areas of comprehension and knowledge, while providing the convenience to be tested in a secure and proctored environment wherever there is an Internet connection.
  • The accreditations and study materials offered by the IWFA include the following: Solar Control Specialist, Safety and Security Film Specialist, Advanced Solar Control Specialist and Automotive Window Film Specialist.
  • The IWFA may continue to offer in-person proctored exams during industry events it participates in, such as the Window Film Conference and Tint-off event, sponsored and held by Window Film Magazine.
  • The International Window Film Association ( IWFA ) ( www.iwfa.com ) is a nonprofit industry body of window film dealers, distributors, and manufacturers that facilitates the growth of the window film industry through education, research, advocacy and public awareness.