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5.29.2012

Allied Tube & Conduit® Fence Division – Holds Lunch and Learn


As part of our continuous efforts to provide value added services to our customers, Steve Disborough, Fence – Technical Services Coordinator for Allied Tube & Conduit, recently conducted a seminar for the personnel of Stephens Pipe & Steel. Held at their Dallas office, the session covered a wide-range of topics…


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5.29.2012

Unistrut® Canada Key Player in Completing Ontario Solar Installation


When Solar Logix encountered a few roadblocks with their roof mount installations for Ottawa Community Housing in Ottawa, Ontario, they turned to Unistrut Canada for assistance. The project presented two sets of challenges. Initially, some unique permitting requirements needed to be met. Once those were overcome a very tight-deadline was…


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5.29.2012

Allied Tube & Conduit® Mechanical Division Wins Supplier of the Year Award


By achieving an astonishing 100% fill-rate for the 2011 calendar year, the mechanical division of Allied Tube & Conduit received Amarr Garage Doors’ 2011 Supplier of the Year award. In addition to perfect on-time delivery, a stellar quality and service performance resulted in a top composite score, earning the honor.…


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5.2.2011

Introducing M-Coat, The Latest Technological Advancement for Fire Sprinkler Pipe


Allied Tube & Conduit, a brand of Atkore International, has developed M-COAT, the latest technological advancement for fire sprinkler pipe. This new coating is FBCâ„¢ system compatible for use in hybrid fire sprinkler systems, as well as FM Approved, representing a highly engineered pipe suited for the broadest range of…


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4.27.2011

Keep Your Rooftop Free From Damage with UniPier


Unistrut®, a brand of Atkore International, is pleased to announce the launch of UniPier® Rooftop Pipe Support Systems. UniPier is a simple yet versatile solution for supporting and managing pipe, tubing, conduit, HVAC systems and the like on commercial rooftops. The unique design absorbs thermal expansion and contraction of pipes,…


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4.27.2011

Circuit Identification Becoming a Problem?


Forget about spray painting, powder coating or taping to identify installed circuits.  Atkore International has two solutions for you – the AFC ColorSpec® ID System and Allied Tube & Conduit TrueColor EMT conduit. AFC’s ColorSpec ID System identifies the cable type, circuit, and phase identification right on the cable. Allied’s…


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4.27.2011

Want to Reduce Conduit Installation Time?


Utilize Allied Tube & Conduit’s Kwik-Fit® EMT, Kwik-Fit Compression EMT and Kwik-Couple® Rigid & IMC conduit.  Each product comes pre-assembled with a coupling or set screw connector.  Just insert, tighten and reduce installation time by as much as 50%.  Available in 10 ft. lengths in trade sizes 1-1/4″ – 4″…


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4.27.2011

Common Mistakes When Using Fall Protection Systems


A Fall Protection System is one of the most important pieces of safety equipment a person can use when working at heights. Unfortunately, improper usage is very commonplace.  Incorrect use is no more effective than working without protection.  In order to guarantee safety, workers must ensure they follow the design…


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4.27.2011

Navigating the Complex World of U.S. Certifications


Ever since the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was enacted into law in 2009, the landscape of domestic manufacturing requirements has become increasingly confusing.  A key part of the ARRA is the Buy American construction provisions that contain requirements for manufacturing in the U.S. They also contain requirements for…


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4.27.2011

Improved Manufacturing Processes…Increased Customer Value


For decades U.S. manufacturing has heard of the continuous improvement strategy developed by Taiichi Ohno and Shigeo Shingo for Toyota called “The Toyota Production System”. The Toyota production system was designed as a continuous improvement long term strategy that aligns every process in the business to deliver ever increasing value…


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