Tag: aluminum

Construction Processes, Procurement

US eases tariffs on UK steel and aluminum

March 24, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

The agreement with the U.K. comes after the U.S. struck similar deals to ease steel and aluminum tariffs with Japan and the European Union. The U.K. will be able to export 500,000 metric tons of finished steel and 900,000 metric […]

Construction Processes, Design

Designing Sustainable K-12 Buildings Using Aluminum

October 20, 2021

Via: gb&d magazine

Aluminum and aluminum alloys have long been used as building construction materials. Strongly associated with the Art Deco movement due to the sleek appearance and malleability—consider the striking details of New York’s Empire State and Chrysler buildings—aluminum was found to […]

Construction Processes, Financial, Procurement

Steel and aluminum tariffs raise more questions than answers for domestic suppliers

April 18, 2018

Via: BDCNetwork

Over the past 90 days, the price of steel that Dallas-based DFW Grating buys from domestic mills to fabricate bar and plate grating has nearly doubled. C. Scott Netherton, DFW Grating’s Vice President of Business Development, added that steel distributors […]