News

Found in: News

10.2.2017

Atkore International Group Inc. Acquires Calpipe Industries LLC


Harvey, Illinois, October 2, 2017 / Business Wire / — Atkore International Group Inc. (“Atkore”), today announced that it has acquired Calpipe Industries, LLC., a market leader for electrical conduit systems for corrosive environments and security bollards for high security, access control and architectural environments (www.calpipe.com). “We’re excited to have…


Continue Reading



9.5.2017

Atkore International Group Inc. Acquires Flexicon Limited


Harvey, Illinois, September 5, 2017 / Business Wire / — Atkore International Inc. (“Atkore”) (NYSE: ATKR), today announced that it has acquired Flexicon Limited (”Flexicon”), a leading global manufacturer of metallic and non-metallic flexible cable protection systems that carry many international and market product approvals and serves the industrial, commercial…


Continue Reading



7.11.2017

The Water Side of Our Business


Atkore’s PVC brands have a significant PVC water and plumbing pipe business, which supplies plastic products for irrigation, DWV (Drain-Waste-Vent), well casing and sewer and drain systems. The Atkore water pipe business also has significant possibilities for growth. According to a 2007 EPA survey, the nationwide infrastructure need is estimated…


Continue Reading



7.10.2017

All Atkore LEED Letters Updated to LEED Version 4


LEED, also known as “Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design”, is a green building certification program that recognizes building strategies and practices. There are different tiers of LEED certification such as Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum; the level of certification depends on how many points a project is able to…


Continue Reading



6.4.2017

NSF Certification and Atkore’s PVC Brands


Atkore’s PVC brands manufacture a series of product lines for use in non-electrical applications, which often require certification by the National Sanitation Foundation. Choosing a product certified by NSF lets you know the company complies with strict standards and procedures imposed by NSF. From extensive product testing and material analyses…


Continue Reading



5.22.2017

Atkore International Inc. Acquires Marco Cable Management


HARVEY, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Atkore International Inc. (“Atkore”), today announced that it has acquired Marco Cable Management, a leading U.K. designer and manufacturer of wire basket cable tray and PVC trunking (http://www.marcocm.com). “We are pleased to have Marco Cable Management join the Atkore family as their product portfolio adds value to our electrical…


Continue Reading



4.7.2017

The National Electrical Code Process Explained


The National Electrical Code® (NEC®), or NFPA 70, is a regionally adoptable standard for the installation of electrical wiring and equipment developed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). As with all NFPA standards, development of the NEC is an open process built on a consensus of input from the…


Continue Reading



4.4.2017

2017 Product of the Year Winner: Three Products for Three of Atkore’s Brands


Atkore International is excited to announce that three Atkore brands are 2017 Product of the Year Category Winners in Electrical Construction and Maintenance Magazine (EC&M). Products were chosen by a panel of judges representing electrical professionals from engineering, contractor and plant facility and maintained industries. Category winners go on to…


Continue Reading



3.30.2017

How 2017 NEC Code Changes Impact Atkore Electrical Raceway Products


When considering which electrical raceway product to use for your project, knowing what is allowed by the National Electrical Code® (NEC) is crucial. The NEC is a living document that is on a three year revision cycle which means you need to be aware of any changes as revisions are…


Continue Reading



3.28.2017

Atkore Launches New Product Portal


Atkore International is excited to announce the launch of our New Product Portal. This portal features supporting resources for recently launched products from Atkore’s family of brands all in one convenient location. This includes award winning products from AFC Cable Systems, Allied Tube & Conduit, Konkore Fittings and more! At…


Continue Reading