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For years, Aundra Oliver strung together temporary jobs while his wife Harriette was enlisted in the U.S. Air Force, and often wasn’t able to find work at all due to the couple’s frequent relocations. It was a sacrifice common among military spouses, and a necessary one to support Harriette’s...
West Chester, Ohio - November 4, 2019 - ClarkDietrich is proud to announce the launch of Strait-Flex® Gold, a new paper-faced composite corner bead featuring a memory-free hinge that adjusts to any angle to create perfect inside and outside 90° as well as off-angle corners. Strait-Flex Gold...
West Chester, Ohio - September 3, 2019 - ClarkDietrich continues to integrate the innovative E-Flange™ design into its line of exterior finishing products with the addition of E-Flange Casing Bead and E-Flange Bandmaker™ Casing Bead. Casing Bead is designed to terminate stucco and plaster against...
Senior Product Manager Chris Little has nearly 20 years of experience in new product development and management and has also played an integral role in helping shape industry standards for lathing, plastering, installation of masonry and stone. He is currently a member of the ASTM C-11 Lathing and...
After nearly 70 years operating out of a historic elementary school that dates back to 1910, the City of Boerne, Texas, will get its first-ever City Hall later this year. Designed by Randall Scott Architects, the three-story, 45,300-square-foot city hall will house up to 70 city employees in 10...
At the 2019 INTEX Expo and AWCI Annual Convention, ClarkDietrich continued its winning ways by receiving four AWCI Excellence in Construction Quality Awards—one more than they received the year prior. The awards recognize AWCI members whose work demonstrates superior quality under challenging...
Set to open this summer, a new dental clinic in Cleveland, Ohio operated in partnership between Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic will give dental students a spacious, state-of-the-art environment in which to hone their craft under the supervision of faculty, while offering low-...
At ClarkDietrich, achieving a work-life balance is integral to the company’s culture. The company’s leadership understands that employees work to live, not live to work, and as such does what it can to enable the staff to balance their lives around work, family and community. In recognition of...
The Construction Specifications Institute’s Construction Documents Technology (CDT®) program has provided training in construction documentation for architects, contractors, contract administrators, specifiers, and manufacturers’ representatives for decades. By being able to understand and...
Wall and ceiling contractors and distributors will get their first look at the newly integrated ClarkDietrich brand at this year’s INTEX Expo, April 25-26 in National Harbor, Maryland. The industry trade show will be the first time ClarkDietrich (Booth #701) will showcase the full spectrum of its...
Just outside the city limits of Houston, Texas, William P. Hobby Airport originated as the city’s first and only commercial airport. This title held strong until 1969 when the George Bush Intercontinental Airport opened its doors to the Houston public. Hobby Airport then became the secondary...
West Chester, Ohio - January 28, 2019 - ClarkDietrich is excited to announce that several products from its finishing products group will be used in the construction of The New American Home® and The New American RemodelTM projects that will be showcased during the 2019 International Builders’ Show...
Longtime ClarkDietrich employee Chris Hauer, regional controller, recently returned from a year and a half sabbatical during which he devoted himself fully to his mission work in Hamilton, Ohio, a city just 20 minutes away from the corporate office. Specifically, it was a desire to mentor and...
West Chester, Ohio - January 7, 2019 - ClarkDietrich recently announced the addition of its new E-Flange Control Joint to their vinyl product line. The patent-pending E-Flange features a unique raised flange design that provides 80 percent more stucco embedment than standard "flat flange" profiles...
By: GREGG STAHL, DIRECTOR OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT, ClarkDietrich When protecting commercial and multi-family buildings, where occupant rates range into the hundreds and cost millions to rebuild, fire protection tops the priority list of concerns for builders, owners and facility managers. It’s...
West Chester, OH - October 1, 2018 - ClarkDietrich, the construction industry’s largest manufacturer of steel framing products and services, today announced that its Vinyl Corp. and Strait-Flex divisions will be fully integrated into the ClarkDietrich corporate brand identity. The Vinyl Corp....
West Chester, OH - August 10, 2018 — ClarkDietrich announced today that it has earned the 2019 Military Friendly® Employer. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® Employer designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. More than 200 companies...
Building Owner: U.S. Army of Corps of Engineers Architect: SVA Architects, Inc. Structural Project Engineer: McClure Engineering Company CFS Specialty Engineer: ClarkDietrich Engineering Services CFS Specialty Contractor: SWI Finishing The AIT Barracks facility in Monterey, CA is a $56...
August 2, 2018 - West Chester, OH – ClarkDietrich, the largest manufacturer of cold-formed steel framing construction products in North America, announced today that the company has acquired 50 percent ownership interest in Structa Wire Corp, a manufacturer of high-performance welded wire products...
July 26, 2018 - West Chester, OH – ClarkDietrich recently announced the launch of its Pony Wall, a new partial wall framing connection that helps eliminate on-site fabrication and load-size guesswork. As the latest addition to ClarkDietrich’s Clip Express, the Pony Wall is designed to support out-...