Construction

Modular Mobilization Coalition for the COVID-19 Crisis Response

Saturday, March 28, 2020 - 6:41pm

The Modular Mobilization Coalition is also partnering with Modular Building Institute (MBI), the modular industry association, to mobilize its membership of 100+ factories around the country as needed.

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  • The Modular Mobilization Coalition is also partnering with Modular Building Institute (MBI), the modular industry association, to mobilize its membership of 100+ factories around the country as needed.
  • "The Modular Mobilization Coalition is ready, willing and able to stand up today and support the nation's front-line workers battling this crisis," said Vaughan Buckley, President of Volumetric Building Companies.
  • The established industry of volumetric modular construction consistsof hundreds of factories nationally, with partners inthe MMC coalition growing daily.
  • The current coalition of factories spans the nation from California, Indiana, North Carolina, Michigan, New York and Pennsylvania, allowing for immediate local and regional response.

Construction Industry Council: Best Practices in Use to Protect Workers, Public from Virus Spread

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 8:30pm

HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The construction industry is taking essential safety measures to protect workers and the public from the spread of the coronavirus.

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  • HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The construction industry is taking essential safety measures to protect workers and the public from the spread of the coronavirus.
  • Andrew Cuomo, crews are pressing forward with infrastructure renewal and environmental protection projects in the downstate New York region.
  • Contractors continue to push ahead to protect and upgrade water resources and the utility sectors.
  • "We have safety protocols on projects and in jobsite trailers like I've never witnessed in my 40 years of working in construction."

Global Concrete and Cement Market (2020 to 2024) - Vendors Covered Include Adelaide Brighton, Cementir Holding & Fujairah Cement Industries Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:40pm

Our reports on concrete and cement market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

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  • Our reports on concrete and cement market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • In addition, rising demand for green cement is anticipated to boost the growth of the concrete and cement market as well.
  • This study identifies rising demand for green cement as the prime reasons driving the concrete and cement market growth during the next few years.

Trex Company Provides Update on Current Impact of COVID-19

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:00pm

Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE: TREX), today provided an update on the current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its business.

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  • Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE: TREX), today provided an update on the current impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its business.
  • Our dedicated employees have risen to the challenge to continue production in a safe and effective manner to meet consumer demand for Trex products.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic represents uncharted territory, but we believe that Trex has key strengths that will enable us to weather this crisis.
  • Trex Company is the worlds largest manufacturer of high performance wood-alternative decking and railing with more than 25 years of product experience.

Green Badger simplifies LEED certification with new guide to sustainable building products and materials

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 11:01am

SAVANNAH, Ga., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Badger , a premier cloud-based LEED certification software solution for the construction industry, has released a new guide to help general contractors earn credits for using sustainable and safe building products and materials.

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  • SAVANNAH, Ga., March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Badger , a premier cloud-based LEED certification software solution for the construction industry, has released a new guide to help general contractors earn credits for using sustainable and safe building products and materials.
  • The credits are meant to encourage the selection and use of building materials and products that are safe, sustainable and ethnically produced.
  • "It can be frustrating to have to keep searching for eligible building products and materials to meet the LEED standards," said Tommy Linstroth, founder and CEO of Green Badger.
  • The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification, developed by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), is the most widely-used green building rating system in the world.

Global Dry Mix Mortar Market Report 2020-2025: Analysis by Application, End-user Industry and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 10:06am

The "Dry Mix Mortar Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Dry Mix Mortar Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The global dry mix mortar market is expected to register a CAGR of greater than 6% during the forecast period.
  • The non-residential sector dominated the dry mix mortar market in 2018 and is expected to grow during the forecast period, owing to the growing construction activities globally.
  • Owing to the increasing infrastructure constructions, along with increasing production volumes of dry mix mortar in the country, the demand for dry mix mortar is expected to increase at a significant rate during the forecast period.

Modular Building Institute Rallies Industry to Leverage Greater Efficiency and Production

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 10:05pm

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has taken the lead role in organizing the resources of the modular construction industry to help deliver much-needed medical and housing facilities.

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  • CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Modular Building Institute (MBI) has taken the lead role in organizing the resources of the modular construction industry to help deliver much-needed medical and housing facilities.
  • MBI formed a COVID-19 task force consisting of manufacturers, contractors, and architects from the United States, Canada, and Europe to help facilitate greater industry collaboration.
  • MBI's new web resources can be found here: http://www.modular.org/HtmlPage.aspx?name=emergency-COVID-19-response
    MBI also serves as an "information clearinghouse" for the modular industry and end users alike.
  • About MBI: Founded in 1983, the Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving modular construction.

VESTA Modular Wins Four Awards (including Best of Show) at Modular Building Institute's “Awards of Distinction” Ceremony

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 4:22pm

Its an honor for VESTA to be considered among all the great modular projects that were submitted this year, stated Daniel McMurtrie, CEO of VESTA.

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  • Its an honor for VESTA to be considered among all the great modular projects that were submitted this year, stated Daniel McMurtrie, CEO of VESTA.
  • For more information about the work done at Ocean Cay and other projects completed by VESTA Modular, please visit the Project Portfolio page on the VESTA Modular website.
  • VESTA Modular (VESTA) is a leader in modular building sales and leasing - offering turnkey permanent and temporary modular buildings for sale or lease across North America.
  • The Modular Building Institute (MBI) is the international non-profit trade association serving the commercial modular construction industry for over thirty-five years.

Stay-at-Home Craft Block Projects for Children and Adults

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 1:45pm

PENSACOLA, Fla., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- People looking for children's projects or craft ideas for themselves can find hours of entertainment with Hy-Lite Craft Blocks.

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  • PENSACOLA, Fla., March 26, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- People looking for children's projects or craft ideas for themselves can find hours of entertainment with Hy-Lite Craft Blocks.
  • Available for sale online with free shipping, the durable acrylic blocks can be used to create imaginative gifts, decorations, and educational projects for children.
  • "Taking projects in a different direction, children can use the Craft Blocks to create gifts for family and friends.
  • Hy-Lite, a U.S. Block Windows Company, is the leading manufacturer of acrylic block, glass block and decorative glass windows.

Insights into the Global Pipe Coatings Market (2020 to 2025) - Mobile Coating Technology Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 3:03pm

The "Pipe Coatings Market by Type (Thermoplastic Polymer Coatings, Fusion Bonded Epoxy Coatings, Concrete Coatings, Bituminous Coatings), Surface (External Surface, Internal Surface), Form, End-use Industry and Region - Global Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Pipe Coatings Market by Type (Thermoplastic Polymer Coatings, Fusion Bonded Epoxy Coatings, Concrete Coatings, Bituminous Coatings), Surface (External Surface, Internal Surface), Form, End-use Industry and Region - Global Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Growing demand from the oil & gas industry is one of the major drivers for the pipe coatings market, globally.
  • Based on form, the pipe coatings market has been segmented into two types -powder coatings and liquid coatings.
  • Based on the surface, the pipe coatings market can be divided into two major types - external surface and an internal surface.