Donna Kacmar, FAIA, principal at Architect Works, PLLC in Houston, Texas and Professor at the University of Houston Gerald D. Hines Collage of Architecture shares her design experiences with metal building systems. Read more.
According to Ali Moayeri, Senior Vice President of Construction for Costco Wholesale Corporation (Costco), the technology used for fabricating and constructing metal buildings has improved so substantially over the past few decades that this multinational retail corporation now uses metal building systems to construct 90% of its new warehouse stores. Read more.
Looking for a growing industry with great careers and job opportunities? Talk to our members and see what geographies, careers and opportunities are best for you. Read more.
Looking for a growing industry with great career opportunities? The metal building industry is on the cutting edge in low-rise construction. Metal buildings are all around you. They are office complexes, car dealerships, churches, schools, urgent care facilities, strip malls, stores, municipal centers, fire departments, sports arenas—and so much more. Read more.
MBMA began offering faculty fellowships in 2015 in cooperation with the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI). This groundbreaking educational initiative expedited the development of a model program that partners the metal building industry with undergraduate engineering and architectural faculty and students. Read more.
Looking for a growing industry with great careers and job opportunities? Talk to our members. With locations across the U.S., our metal Building Systems members might have just the right job for you. Read more.
The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA), sponsored a recent study on fire protection alternatives for metal building frames. Nestor Iwankiw, PE, SE, Ph.D. of Jensen Hughes studied 180 single-story metal building designs that varied in span length, roof slope, and location in the continental United States. Read more.
The metal building industry is made up of professionals who incorporate structural steel framing systems, metal roofing and metal wall systems into low-rise, non-residential buildings that you pass every day as you drive down city streets. Read more.
Where’s your career going? Are you looking for something new? There are a wide range of jobs and career paths across all educational and experience levels in the metal building industry. Read more.