News Archive: January 2021

Steel Construction Proven Essential During Lumber Shortage

January 26, 2021   In 2020, many industries experienced shortages of essential goods and materials, hindering their operation and causing manufacturing to stall. One of the industries most heavily impacted was the construction industry, with many projects screeching to a halt due to the lack of lumber. The article “The 2020 Lumber Shortage” from Construction Magazine […]

Virginia Tech’s New ClearSpan Field House

January 14, 2021    Virginia Tech has added a new ClearSpan structure to their Rec Sports department. The Rec Sports Field House provides students with space to play intramural sports and participate in training and recreational activities. The building features a strong steel frame with a fabric cover, allowing in ample natural light. The field […]