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 at the Upper Midwest Electrical Expo


Recently, the Allied team recorded electricians in timed assemblies of our IMC and Kwik products. We’re excited about the results! Seeing is believing on how IMC and Kwik products can Save You Time and Money, stop by and check it out for yourself. Allied Tube & Conduit will be at…


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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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4.9.2014

Social Media: Immediate Updates and News


      We’ve been using social media to keep you updated on all sorts of things like which tradeshows or events that Atkore and each of its brands will be attending, new product launches that will benefit you in our industry, job openings, contests, and videos. It’s the most…


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4.9.2014

Tectron Tube Receives Award


Chicago Tube and Iron recognized Tectron Tube as their 2013 silver vendor award winner in the structural tubing category! Donald McNeeley of Chicago Tube and Iron stated, “This (award) is quite an impressive accomplishment when one considers the competitive market, our high expectations, your competitor universe, some of whom are…


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4.9.2014

HCF MC Cure


AFC Cable Systems® is working on their latest innovation, a next generation healthcare facilities cable (HCF) called HCF MC Cure™. This new cable has a wavy ground/bond wire creating multiple touch points for a secure ground path. Hospitals require secure ground paths in their wiring systems to ensure a low-impedance…


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4.9.2014

Fire Sprinkler Systems Save Lives


NFPA Researching Sprinkler Performance Issues “Sprinklers Save Lives.”  That’s a key point in the Fire Sprinkler Initiative launched a few years ago by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). But the statement really applies on a larger scale:  “Fire Sprinkler Systems Save Lives.” Steel fire sprinkler pipe is the backbone…


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4.9.2014

Telespar Works with Pacific Products and Services to Assist CalTrans


Tim Bedinger, National Sales Manager for Telespar has recently received word from the California Department of Transportation “Caltrans” that slip base installations have been approved for use in the State. Previously, 2.5” x 10 gauge Telespar has been utilized in single post applications with ground anchors. The new slip base…


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4.9.2014

Team Concept Pays Off for Merchants and Allied


The old adage “little things add up to big things” is an appropriate theme when examining the team concept Allied and Merchant Metals recently exhibited.  Both parties worked in concert to successfully change a 30-year old spec for a Substation project in Arizona. Gary Lane, Manager of Merchants Metals in…


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4.9.2014

Allied Tube & Conduit Set to Exhibit at 2014 AJA Conference & Expo


Allied Tube & Conduit® is set to exhibit at the upcoming American Jail Association’s (AJA) Conference & Expo held in Dallas, TX from April 27 -29, 2014. Exhibiting in Booth #206, Allied will highlight its complete line of cutting edge Razor-Ribbon® – Barbed Tape Security Solutions, along with its stable…


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