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 61 requires that covered products comply with the lead-free definition...
Atkore Prepares for Conflict Minerals Reporting
The May 31, 2014 deadline for SEC reporting companies to disclose the presence of conflict minerals in the products they manufacture is fast-approaching. For the past year, Atkore has been working closely with its suppliers around the world to ensure that all materials used in the manufacture of its products are free of conflict minerals. On August 22, 2012, the Securities and Exchange...
Unistrut Provides Free BIM Models for Design Professionals
In a continuing effort to offer its’ customers and end-users state-of-the-art technology, Unistrut® is proud to announce the availability of BIM Models through www.smartbim.com. These models consist of over 1500 of the most specified and highest selling items in its product line. Building Information Modeling (BIM) is CAD (Computer Aided Design) software used to virtually design and...
Unistrut Modular Supports Delivers Labor Savings to Contractors
Itasca, Illinois – Unistrut® Construction a leader in medical supports installation for over 60 years announces the introduction of its newest innovation in equipment supports technology. The Unistrut Modular Support System (UMS) delivers a better solution to the medical equipment support installer by reducing the number of components and eliminating much of the fabrication work that needs to...
Atkore International Acquires Ridgeline Pipe Manufacturing
Atkore International today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the assets of Ridgeline Pipe Manufacturing, a U.S. manufacturer of electrical PVC Read more…
Atkore International Completes Sale of Brazil Business
Brazil Business Sale September 2013
Atkore International Inc. Acquires Heritage Plastics
Atkore International today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreeement to acquire the assets of the Heritage Group of companies (“Heritage Plastics”), a leading manufacturer of PVC conduit, fittings, elbows, as well a plumbing pipe products. Read more…
Roger Vaught To Be Honored at NAED National Meeting
Please join us in congratulating Roger Vaught, Vice President, as the recipient of the 2013 National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Associate Service Award. For complete details on all awards, please continue to read.
3D CAD Models Aid in Product Design for Unistrut® Applications
Unistrut® International announces a comprehensive line of 3D CAD models of Unistrut parts are now available for download from the company web site (www.unistrut.com). These versatile models will aid contractors, architects and engineers in designing basic assemblies from virtual Unistrut parts. The 3D models allow the installation contractor to conceptually fit parts into their project...
William E. Taylor Named President of Allied Tube & Conduit
William Taylor Named President-Allied Tube & Conduit
Tectron Tube Uses Worker Input to Increase Efficiency
As reported by Green Bay Press Gazette, read more on why our DePere, Wisconsin facility was chosen the company’s overall award winner for its commitment to Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost.
Back on Track: AFC Cable is Flourishing
Please read the latest media coverage about AFC Cable and its focus for success, as reported by SouthCoast Business Bulletin.
Allied Tube & Conduit Attains Perfect Order Fill Rate
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. Amarr Garage Door is a leading designer and manufacturer of residential...
Atkore International Announces James A. Mallak as Chief Financial Officer
Harvey, Illinois; March 7, 2012/(PR Newswire)/ Atkore International announces the appointment of James A. Mallak to the position of Chief Financial Officer, replacing Karl Schmidt who will be leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. With 35 years’ financial experience, Mr. Mallak will be responsible for SEC reporting, control and accounting, treasury, tax and internal audit. He is...
Atkore Vice-President Roger Vaught Named to NEMRA Board of Directors
Harvey, Illinois; March 7, 2012 Atkore International is proud to announce that Roger Vaught, Vice-President of Conduit & Fittings-NA has been named to the board of directors for NEMRA (National Electrical Manufacturers’ Representatives Association). New board members were announced at the NEMRA annual conference in February. Roger will serve a two-year term and occupy the sole...