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11.23.2015

John Williamson Elected to National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) to Serve a Two Year Term


Atkore International Group Inc. (“Atkore”) announces the appointment of John Williamson, president and chief executive officer, to the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Board of Governors. Mr. Williamson was elected at NEMA’s recent annual meeting and will serve a two-year term expiring in 2017.   “I am appreciative of the…


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8.6.2015

Atkore International Announces Exit from Fence and Sprinkler Businesses


Atkore International Group Inc. (“Atkore”) today announced its subsidiary, Allied Tube & Conduit Corporation, will cease manufacturing of steel fence framework and sprinkler pipe products, effective October 5, 2015, and permanently exit these markets shortly thereafter. Existing contracts and customer service commitments will continue to be honored during the period…


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7.22.2015

Atkore Opens New Facility in Chino, CA


Atkore has opened a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Chino, CA. Featuring local MC Cable and Flexible Metal Metal Conduit manufacturing capabilities, this new facility also has four will-call bays and thirty-six total dock doors. Stocked Atkore raceway products include: AC/MC cable, flexible metal and Liqudtight conduits, steel/aluminum conduit,…


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6.25.2015

NSF, ETL, or UL Mark: What’s the Difference?


Atkore’s acquisitions of Heritage Plastics, Ridgeline Pipe and American Pipe and Plastics (API) over the last couple of years have expanded our nonmetallic product portfolio considerably and changed us from a regional supplier into a market leader with a national presence in PVC conduit and plastic pipe.  The integration of…


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4.29.2015

Atkore International Names A. Mark Zeffiro to Board of Directors


Atkore today announced the election of A. Mark Zeffiro, group president of Cequent at TriMas Corporation, as an independent member of Atkore’s board of directors, effective immediately.  Additionally, Mr. Zeffiro assumes responsibilities as the Audit Committee chairperson. “Mark’s breadth of financial, operational and business leadership experience adds relevant expertise and insight…


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4.28.2015

Atkore Named to Crain’s Chicago Business List of Largest Privately Held Companies


Atkore has been named to Crain’s Chicago Business list of Chicago’s Largest Privately Held Companies. The annual list ranks companies based on 2014 revenues, and Atkore International received the number 25 position of the total 303 companies identified. “We’re proud to be one of the largest privately-held companies in Chicago,…


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11.20.2014

Atkore International Acquires Assets of Steel Components, Inc. (SCI)


HARVEY, Ill., Nov. 20, 2014 — Atkore International Inc. (“Atkore”) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Steel Components, Inc. (SCI), a leading designer and manufacturer of steel and malleable iron electrical fittings for steel, flexible and liquidtight conduit, as well as armored cable (www.steelcomponentsinc.net).  SCI will operate as…


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10.20.2014

Atkore International Announces Acquisition of American Pipe & Plastics, Inc.


Atkore International today announced that it has acquired American Pipe & Plastics, Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of PVC conduit serving the Telecommunications, Cable TV, Power and Fiber Optic infrastructure markets (www.ampipe.com). “We continue to strengthen our commitment to serving the PVC market with the addition of American Pipe & Plastics…


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7.1.2014

Exporting to the European Union


We Can Help with Environmental Product Compliance Issues For our customers who export products to the European Union (EU) or who sell to customers who export, compliance with EU environmental regulations is critical. We are frequently asked to provide a Certificate of Compliance to REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction…


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4.10.2014

Allied Tube & Conduit Now Utilizing BIM Technology


Allied Tube & Conduit® has entered the world of BIM. Allied is making BIM Models available to design professionals through SmartBim at www.smartbim.com. These models are free to download and are currently available for IMC, EMT, Rigid Steel Conduit, as well as elbows and nipples. What is BIM? BIM stands…


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