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The Korridor: New VP of Sales, New Websites, New Products

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Welcome to a new edition of The Korridor from Atkore

In this edition, we introduce you to Atkore’s new Senior Vice President of Electrical Sales, show you a couple of our new websites, a new product launch and additional resources and information that will help you stay ahead of the game!

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What’s in this Issue?

Meet Melissa Kidd, Atkore’s Senior Vice President of Electrical Sales

New Power-Strut Website Now Available

Calbrite BriteRail Sanitary Strut Awarded NSF Certification

Atkore Has Prefabricated Solutions

Telespar is Now Offering Reflective Sleeving

Certified Installer & Corrosion 101 Training

Cii Has a New Website

Fixture Whip Wiring Methods for Class 2 LED Drivers

MASSH-400 Sign Support Advantage

Meet Melissa Kidd, Atkore’s Senior Vice President of Electrical Sales

Melissa Kidd was recently promoted to Senior Vice President of Electrical Sales, with responsibility for developing strategic programs aligned with company goals that promote sales growth and customer satisfaction, while driving earnings growth and cash flow.

“Melissa is a well-rounded executive with sales, marketing, operations and engineering experience as well as P&L accountability,” commented Bill Waltz, Atkore President and CEO.

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Melissa Kidd

New Power-Strut® Website Now Available

Power-Strut Website

As an industry leader, the Power-Strut® website has been the go-to website to serve the metal framing market and the usage of metal framing products. This new site is built to support the specification and usage of our products and services in your applications. With recent enhancements, the site now offers more features and functionality:

Project Cart: The Project Cart is a new tool that allows the user to select the products they need for a project and perform the following functions:

Submit for Pricing Quotation: The entire cart can be submitted for pricing and lead time with a single click.

Download Submittals: Submittal Sheets (or Cut Sheets) may be downloaded for all products in the project.

Download BIM & CAD Models: BIM and CAD models, as well as some other technical documents, may be downloaded for the entire project.

BIM Models: BIM models (as well as 3D CAD) are now available for download from the website. These are available in our CAD Files section or available from individual project pages. They may also be mass downloaded from the Project Cart.

Product Pages: Individual product pages are enhanced with an easier-to-use format, additional technical information, related resources, and downloads for submittal sheets, BIM models and other resources.

Prefabrication and Custom Products: In-stock products, as well as order forms are available in this new section for trapeze, custom length channel, and curved channel.

Seismic Bracing: To support our upcoming OPM-0294-13, our new Seismic Bracing section provides detail on our products and new testing and load information.

Quick Reference: Visit the “Resource Library” section at the bottom-right of our homepage to find quick access to the most commonly used parts of our website.

Cross Reference Tool: A new Cross Reference Tool is available. If you have a competitor’s part number, input it here and we’ll provide our equivalent product.

Technical Information: A lot of new technical information has been added, especially loading data, FAQs, and guidance on how to use and design with our products.

Calbrite® BriteRail® Sanitary Strut Awarded NSF Certification

BriteRail® Sanitary Strut has recently obtained certification for NSF/ANSI 169 standards, making BriteRail® the first and only stainless steel certified strut/channel that possesses NSF certification.

This is an important step for customers in the food & beverage industry, as choosing a certified NSF product assures that it complies with stringent public health standards and NSF certification policies.

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BriteRail NSF

Atkore Has Prefabricated Solutions

Did you know that Atkore now provides customers with off-the-shelf to fully engineered modular systems?

Our prefabricated solutions help building owners and contractors with faster job completion, greater cost certainty, higher quality, and cleaner/safer job sites.

For additional information, check out the new prefabrication brochure.

Prefabrication Brochure

Telespar® is Now Offering Reflective Sleeving

Reflective sleeving is a low-cost solution to increase sign visibility. The key benefits include: low-cost safety enhancement, easy installation, Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) compatible, comes pre-punched with rivets, mitigates tort liability, increases visibility for vehicles and pedestrians, comes in a variety of colors, and is great on highways and rural roads.

View our reflective sleeving website for more information on how you can make a difference in safety.

Telespar Reflective Sleeving

Certified Installer & Corrosion 101 Training

The Atkore school bell will ring this fall with two hands-on training courses on September 12 & 13. Hosted at our midwest distribution center in Hobart, Indiana, the two courses will feature Certified Installer and Corrosion 101 training from subject matter experts at Calbond®, Calbrite® and Allied Tube & Conduit®.

The Certified Installer training program provides the proper procedures and offers proven techniques to ensure a quality corrosion resistant conduit system. In addition, the session will include a Corrosion 101 Seminar where attendees will learn about corrosion and its effect on electrical conduit systems. The two sessions will be capped off with a plant tour that offers an inside look at our state-of-the-art facility.

For more information or to register visit or or call 800-225-7473.

Certified Installer

Cii Has a New Website

Communications Integrators Inc (Cii) is proud to launch a new website with a new design to provide customers with a modern look as well as improved product organization. All products are now grouped by type with helpful information on the product category as well as individual products.

Find all our videos, literature, white papers, and more within our resources along with another new feature of the site, the Rep Locator. Use the rep locator to easily find the nearest sales representative. Click on the state or region where you’re located to see your sales representative’s contact information.

Visit the new Cii website today »

Cii Website

Fixture Whip Wiring Methods for Class 2 LED Drivers

Are LED Driver output circuits Class 1 or Class 2 systems? Lighting systems operating at 30?volts or less shall be listed as a complete system per National Electric Code (NEC) section 411.3, however individual LED drivers that are identified as recognized components by a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) are also permitted when part of a listed system.

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Luminary Fixture Whips

MASSH-400 Sign Support Advantage

The MASSH-400 product is designed to be impacted from any direction.

Why use Multi-Directionally Activated Sign Support Hardware (MASSH-400)?

Safer environment for everyone on the roadway before, during and after a traffic incident

Crash tested – meets required MASH Test Level 3

Save time and money with easy installation


Visit our MASSH-400 page to really understand why this product is needed on our roadways.


Razor-Ribbon® New Catalog Available

Razor-Ribbon® has released a new catalog with an extensive offering of barbed tape.

Our business is protecting yours. Order or view the new catalog today.