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10.9.2018

Korridor: Introducing a New CEO, VP of Sales, New Application Brochures, and more!


Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International! In this edition, we’re bringing you a lot of exciting news. We have a new CEO, a new Senior VP of Sales, an original award-winning brand of cable tray, new and improved prefabricated device assemblies,…


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10.5.2018

Announcing Jay Lahman as Senior Vice President of Sales – Electrical Raceway


Atkore International today announced the appointment of Jay Lahman to Senior Vice President of Electrical Raceway Sales. He will report directly to Bill Waltz, President and Chief Executive Officer of Atkore. Mr. Lahman will be responsible for developing strategic programs aligned with company goals that promote sales growth and customer…


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9.27.2018

Atkore Acquires Vergokan International


Atkore International Group Inc. (“Atkore”) (NYSE: ATKR), today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Pentahold NV to acquire Vergokan International NV (”Vergokan”), a leading manufacturer of cable tray and cable ladder systems, underfloor installations and industrial floor trunking that serves industrial, power and energy, commercial and…


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7.17.2018

Korridor: Innovative Enhancements in Products and Resources


Tuesday, July 17, 2018 Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International! In this edition, we’re bringing you a lot of exciting news. We have an entirely new sanitary strut solution, a cross-reference tool to make converting to us easier and more manageable, innovative enhancements, and some expansions…


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5.8.2018

Announcing Retirement of CEO John Williamson; William Waltz Named Chief Operating Officer and Successor


Atkore International Group Inc. (“Atkore”) (NYSE: ATKR) announced today that John Williamson, President and Chief Executive Officer, will retire at the end of Atkore’s fiscal year on September 30, 2018. The Atkore Board of Directors approved his retirement and a leadership succession plan under which, effective immediately, William (“Bill”) Waltz…


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4.17.2018

Korridor: Innovation is What We Do: A New Wiring System, Expanded Tray Load Depth, Innovative Connections and More!


Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International! In this edition, we’re bringing you a new wiring system, an introduction to our innovative connections, a response to a common question about couplings in hazardous locations, new websites, a new cable tray load depth,…


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4.16.2018

Steel Tube Institute Addresses Use of Standard Rigid Couplings in Hazardous Locations


Atkore has received periodic questions on the use of our standard couplings on Rigid and IMC conduit in Class 1 Division 1 hazardous locations during the last year. Often, these questions arise in the form of requests for the explosion proof listing associated with the coupling, which does not exist.…


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2.12.2018

Korridor: New Product Launch, Updated Catalogs, New Websites, & How to Reduce Toxic Emissions


Monday, February 12, 2018 Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International! In this edition, we have a new product launch, two new websites, updated catalogs and digital assets, information on how to reduce toxic gas emissions, and more! All of our Korridor articles are available to…


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2.9.2018

Strong Inflation Across Virtually Every Commodity and Spend Category


US industrial markets have seen positive economic growth driven by: Strengthening customer demand Lessening government regulations Increased trade actions from imports Recovering energy industry As a result of this positive economic activity, there have been downstream economic repercussions. Specifically: Steel – 5 year high; Up 20% since October 2017 Copper –…


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10.11.2017

Conduit or Cable Exposed to Water? Handle with Care, See Atkore’s Acquisitions, New Products, Websites & more


Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore International! In this edition, we’re bringing you a lot of exciting news. We’ve made some acquisitions and have more to offer to our customers. You’ll see that we’ve added some additional brands to our New Product…


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