Whitepapers

| Building Enclosure Systems| July 16, 2018
Owners and developers deploy building system solutions—including vertical transportation, HVAC and UPS—leveraging improvements in operations to gain efficiencies, savings and competitive advantages.
| Metals| July 13, 2018
| Building Technology| June 28, 2018
Traditional forecasting methods were never designed to provide robust forecasts at a micro-market level. Due to this shortcoming, predictive cost data has positioned itself to revolutionize the construction industry.
| Building Team| May 16, 2018
Is your firm focused on the right metrics to drive profitability? Download this white paper to discover how you can establish a framework that is optimized for the way your business works, giving project managers, resource managers, financial...
| Building Materials| May 07, 2018
​tesa offers adhesive tape solutions for the building industry. From muntin bars to structural glazing, our high-performance adhesive tapes last as long as the building itself. Unlike liquid glues, tape’s easy-to-use dispensing solutions and greater...
| Metals| April 18, 2018
Ensure the metal panels you specify have the aesthetics and performance you envisioned for your building. Use these guidelines for visual appearance of Insulated Metal Panels and Systems including Manufactured Flatness, Installation Flatness,...
| Resources| December 05, 2017
The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been in place for more than 20 years, with major revisions enacted in 2010. Since the ADA views visual impairments as a disability covered under the Act, there are specific guidelines pertaining to...
| Metals| November 17, 2017
Metal building systems are among the most widely-used forms of construction in the U.S, accounting for more than half of the new low-rise, non-residential buildings annually.
| Plumbing| November 03, 2017
This white paper focuses on commercial washroom and bathroom design, including disability accommodation, the rise of gender neutrality and bather/user privacy, the problems of mold, mildew and hygiene, and material and product alternatives to help...
| Fire and Life Safety| October 09, 2017
This white paper covers the basic types of active and passive fire protection systems, products and assemblies, and wraps up with a primer on expansion joint fire barriers.
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