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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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4.9.2014

Allied Exhibiting at GovSec Exhibition & Conference


Allied Tube & Conduit® will be exhibiting at the upcoming GovSec exhibition and conference held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in the Washington, DC, May 13-14. Located in Booth #2321, Allied will be showcasing its complete line of cutting edge Razor-Ribbon® – Barbed Tape Security Solutions and high…


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4.7.2014

Unistrut International presents Unistrut Defender


A breakthrough in corrosion resistance for the metal framing industry. Unistrut® International is proud to introduce a new, corrosion-resistant patent pending product line called Unistrut Defender. Unistrut Defender is designed for harsh environments, providing a service life between Hot-Dip Galvanized and stainless steel systems. Independent testing shows that Unistrut Defender…


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2.27.2014

Allied Sprinkler Pipe Meets “Lead-Free” Definition


The new definition for “lead-free” in the U.S. Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) went into effect January 4, 2014, leading to questions from our customers concerning compliance of Allied’s sprinkler pipe to the new definition and to NSF/ANSI 61, Drinking Water System Components – Health Effects.  Section 3.5 of NSF/ANSI…


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1.7.2013

Unistrut’s President opens new warehouses and offices in Australia on Park Avenue


In October Steve Elsdon, President of Unistrut International Corporation, visited the Australian business to officially open their new facility in the APAC region.   This new Unistrut premises is located at 26 Park Avenue, Woodville North near Adelaide in the state of South Australia and replaces the old premises in…


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