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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…


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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…


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10.3.2016

New Opportunities for Atkore Products With Growth of Alternative Energy Industry


According to a report recently issued by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), alternative energy is poised for significant growth.  That’s good news for Atkore, since we have several products that are used in this continuously-evolving industry, including conduits, fittings, metal framing, Liquid Tight Flexible Conduit, MC Cable, cable tray…


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9.5.2016

Earning Our Marks: A Critical Part of the Atkore Mission


Conformity Assessment is a critical foundation component of the Atkore mission statement and its successful implementation.  Many of our product lines are required to comply with a product standard that is used in building or other installation codes in North America. This system allows for the safe and effective use…


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8.31.2016

Introducing Konkore Fittings and the Debut of the Universal Super Fitting™


Atkore International launched a new electrical fittings line in August of 2016. Konkore Fittings features a huge breadth of fittings, fast response, and quick delivery times. With more than 1500 SKUs and numerous proprietary labor saving fittings, Konkore Fittings is the one-stop shop for all the electrical fittings needed for…


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8.3.2016

Conflict Minerals: Reporting as a Public Company


Three years ago, as a privately held company, Atkore International adopted and implemented a conflict minerals policy. The policy consists of an annual review of Atkore products and raw materials, a reasonable country of origin inquiry for raw materials, and supplier terms and conditions which require our suppliers to certify…


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7.29.2016

Rodney Long Appointed to NEMRA Manufacturers Group Executive Committee


Atkore International Group Inc. (NYSE: ATKR) announced the appointment of Rodney Long, Senior Vice President-Sales, to the Executive Committee of the National Electrical Manufacturers Representatives Association (NEMRA) Manufacturers Group. Long will serve a 2-year term which began in June 2016. “I am proud to participate on this committee and continue…


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6.9.2016

Atkore International Group Inc. Prices Initial Public Offering of Common Stock


Atkore International Group Inc. (the “Company”) today announced the pricing of an initial public offering of 12,000,000 shares of common stock by selling stockholder CD&R Allied Holdings, L.P., an affiliate of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC, at a public offering price of $16.00 per share. The Company will not receive…


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3.28.2016

NEMA Standards Play a Vital Role in Manufacturing of Atkore Electrical Raceway Products


Atkore International manufactures a number of electrical raceways, which we define as “the mechanical infrastructure that deploys, isolates and protects a structure’s electrical circuitry from source to outlet.”   Before Atkore can successfully implement its Mission Statement (To be the Customer’s first choice for electrical raceway and mechanical product and solutions,…


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3.9.2016

Atkore’s Domestic and Environmental Certification Process


In the past, there has been some confusion regarding Atkore’s domestic and environmental certification process. Certification plays an important role in the sales function as well as the compliance aspect of our business.  As an example, steel products manufactured and/or mined and melted here in the United States are often…


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