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ClarkDietrich Begins Integration of Vinyl Corp. and Strait-Flex into Corporate Brand Identity

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....

ClarkDietrich Earns 2019 Military Friendly® Employer Designation

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...

ClarkDietrich Engineering Services Teams With U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for Barracks Project in Southern California

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...

ClarkDietrich Acquires 50 Percent Ownership Stake in Structa Wire Corp

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...

ClarkDietrich Adds Pony Wall Connector to its Industry-Leading Lineup of Clips and Connections

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-...

ClarkDietrich Honors Team Member Fred Bennett With This Year's Foundation Award

ClarkDietrich is proud to honor this year’s recipient of the Foundation Award, Fred Bennett, for his endless dedication to ClarkDietrich and its employees. The award is the company’s highest honor and recognizes people who truly exemplify the company values and make the workplace a better...

BackerBead® from ClarkDietrich Passes ASTM E-331 Testing

July 9, 2018 - West Chester, Ohio - ClarkDietrich is pleased to announce that its BackerBead® vinyl accessory product has passed testing under ASTM E-331 Standard Test Method for Water Penetration of Exterior Windows, Skylights, Doors, and Curtain Walls by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference. ...

ClarkDietrich Continues Commitment to Innovation, Launches ProSTUD® Drywall Framing System with Smart Edge Technology

June 26, 2018 - West Chester, Ohio - ClarkDietrich is excited to announce new user-friendly enhancements to its industry-leading ProSTUD® Drywall Framing System. ProSTUD steel framing components will now come standard with ClarkDietrich’s new Smart Edge technology. This product enhancement reduces...

ClarkDietrich Continues Long-Time Commitment to SkillsUSA, Donates Steel Framing for 2018 National Championships

June 25, 2018 - West Chester, OH – ClarkDietrich is again a proud partner of the SkillsUSA Championships, a 2-day event that pits the nation’s top technical students against each other in more than 100 different trade, technical and leadership fields. ClarkDietrich will support the Carpentry and...

ClarkDietrich Receives First-Place Award for Design Excellence from Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute

June 19, 2018 - West Chester, OH - ClarkDietrich Engineering Services has been recognized for its design expertise with a first-place award in the Design Excellence category (Residential Division) from the Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI). Since 2013, the annual CFSEI awards have...
Dalian on the Park

HDS® Framing System Takes Dalian on the Park to New Heights

West Chester, Ohio - For years ClarkDietrich’s Heavy-Duty Stud or HDS® Framing System had been used successfully as a high-performance stud for headers and jambs. Recently, however, Panel Systems, Inc., of Woodbridge, Virginia, and ProBuild Gypsum, LLC, of Jessup, Maryland, saw broader potential...

ClarkDietrich Announces New Revit Content and BIM Tools for Building Professionals

ClarkDietrich® Building Systems, the longtime industry leader in steel construction products and services, has announced the availability of new Revit content and BIM configuration tools for architects, designers, and other building professionals through a partnership with BIMsmith®, a leading...

Bill Courtney Receives Prestigious Award from AD Building Materials

Bill Courtney Receives Prestigious Award from AD Building Materials Bill Courtney was recently honored as this year’s recipient of the Order of the Wolf Award from AD Building Materials. The company, which was previously known as AMAROK, derives from the Inuit name for wolf. The Order of the...

ClarkDietrich Stands Out in a Crowd at the 2018 INTEX Expo and AWCI’s Annual Convention

ClarkDietrich Stands Out in a Crowd at the 2018 INTEX Expo and AWCI’s Annual Convention   At this years’ INTEX Expo and AWCI’s Annual Convention, ClarkDietrich Building Systems continued its winning ways by receiving three AWCI Excellence in Construction Quality Awards. The coveted award...

ClarkDietrich Brings NEW Technology & Products to INTEX Construction Expo

The biggest event of the year for walls and ceilings professionals is coming to Orlando, Florida March 27-28th and ClarkDietrich will be there giving hands-on demonstrations of  latest steel framing products as well as interactive tutorials on industry-leading technology that provides contractors...

ClarkDietrich to Exhibit at 2018 AGC Expo

ClarkDietrich to Exhibit at 2018 AGC Equipment, Technology & Construction Solutions Expo ClarkDietrich Building Systems and ClarkDietrich Engineering Services will be exhibiting side-by-side at the 2018 AGC Equipment, Technology and Construction Solutions Expo held Feb. 26-28 in New Orleans,...

ClarkDietrich Named a 2018 Military Friendly® Employer

West Chester, Ohio – ClarkDietrich Building Systems announced that it has earned the 2018 Military Friendly® Top 10 Employer, Military Friendly® Spouse Employer and Military Friendly® Brand Award designations by Victory Media. First published in 2003, Military Friendly® Employers is the most...

Jennifer Smith, Human Resources Director of CDBS, Receives National Diversity Council Leadership Excellence Award

West Chester, OH – At ClarkDietrich, we’ve always celebrated – better yet championed – workplace diversity and inclusion among our more than 1400+ employees. It’s a perspective that’s engrained at every level of our company, and a corporate commitment that was recognized by one of the nation’s...

Meet us at the Fall BIMForum Expo in Dallas, TX

2017 Fall BIMFORUM / Buildcon EXPO Held in Dallas, TX November 7th & 8th. ClarkDietrich Engineering Services will be showcasing their Architectural and Contractor BIM Services and Tools along with how our BIM Team is taking BIM to the field.  Find out more about our BIM Services and Tools...

ClarkDietrich CEO Bill Courtney Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from The Drake Group

34-year Career Recognized by Industry’s Leading Building Product Dealer West Chester, OH - At the annual Drake Group Fall Meeting held in Chicago last month, Bill Courtney, CEO of ClarkDietrich Building Systems, was awarded the organization’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The accolade honors...