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Wisconsin Moves Up 4 Spots on CNBC’s Top States for Business

According to WMC Morning Digest, the Badger State continues to improve its business climate, and it is showing. CNBC’s latest rankings saw Wisconsin move from 21st overall in 2017 to 17th this year. The state saw its largest gains on topics like the economy (28th to 19th) and workforce (28th to 22nd). Wisconsin also improved […]

Tackling a transportation center or high-traffic, urban project? Consider corrosion-resistant finishes

Transportation facilities, transit oriented developments and other high-traffic city centers provide the connecting points and places that compose our urban landscapes and skylines. They also can present significant challenges in protecting exterior-facing architectural aluminum products. Without proper precautions and finishes, corrosion to finished aluminum components ultimately can damage the structural integrity of the building envelope […]

Linetec People to Know: Brian Stratton

Q: Tell me about your job A: I manage Linetec’s safety program. Sending our associates home safely at the end of their shifts and keeping the company in compliance is the goal. To accomplish this I am extensively involved in the development of safety programs, equipment and process modifications, incident trending and prevention, incident reporting […]

Linetec receives Corporate Safety Award flag

WSC Executive Director Janet Metzger visited Linetec, during Employee Appreciation Week, to present them with their Corporate Safety Award flag. “The Wisconsin Corporate Safety Awards honor companies that put safety above all else and insist that they do everything possible to send employees home safe every single day,” said WSC Executive Director Janet Metzger. “These […]

Ace Hotel Chicago showcases windows finished by Linetec

Architectural Record  recently published an article on the industrially inspired Ace Hotel Chicago in the Fulton Market area, a 10-minute walk to the city’s downtown Loop. Designed by GREC Architects, the $44 million, 159-room hospitality destination features products from Winco Windows and from Wausau Window and Wall Systems, both finished by Linetec. The window systems […]

PRISM features LEED Silver certified Utah office finished by Linetec

Utah’s new Sandy Commerce building boasts floor-to-ceiling glass with mountain views thanks in part to the storefront, curtainwall and entrance systems provided by Tubelite Inc. All of Tubelite’s systems are manufactured using aluminum with recycled content and are finished in clear anodize by Linetec. PRISM recently highlighted the building’s high-performance finishes and façade, and their […]

Apogee Retrofit presents at BOMA 2018

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team will be presenting and exhibiting at the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International Conference & Expo, June 23-26 in San Antonio, Texas. Visit with Apogee representatives in booth #1238 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, June 24-25. Expo hours are Sunday, June 24, 12:30-5:30 p.m. and […]

New York’s The Forge showcases distinctive, copper anodized, aluminum wall panel system

Wausau, Wisconsin (June 2018) – Opened this spring, The Forge, a 272-unit luxury residential tower in Long Island, New York, features a façade of copper-colored anodized aluminum cladding. Designed by FXCollaborative, its distinctive, artistically inspired, industrial-influenced, exterior is composed of Dri-Design’s aluminum wall panel system finished by Linetec. The project is pursuing LEED® Silver certification. […]

Linetec People to Know: Mike Bridenhagen

Q: Tell me about your job A: I manage the Inside Sales/Service team, which includes sales and service representatives, order and sample coordinators, estimators, technical specialists, and leadership. Our job is to work with our customers to ensure their satisfaction. We learn their needs and expectations and create programs that fulfill their quote requests and […]