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New Structural Steel Division

Rigid Global Buildings is pleased to announce the opening of our new structural steel shop!  This new 125,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility offers the latest in manufacturing technology and has a capacity over 10,500 tons.  Our facility features: 2 Beam Lines Angle Line Plate Maker Plasma Cutter Camber Machine Anchor Bolt Machine Stud Welder 20…
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Rigid Global Buildings Holiday Re-Cap 2016

Rigid Global Buildings had an amazing holiday whirlwind.  Rigid’s holiday festivities kicked off twice with our Denver office celebrating their Christmas party early with a themed bowling party.  They were divided into four teams (Santa’s Team, Elf’s Team, Rudolph’s Team and the Gingerbread Team) – Santa’s team won.  Alex Ghodsi and Bowen Lo traveled to…
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New Houston Residential Energy Conservation Code 2017

In September 2016 the Houston City Council approved the adoption of a revised Residential Energy Conversation Code based on the Residential Provision of the 2015 International Energy Conversation Code (IECC).  The newly adopted code will regulate one and two-family dwellings, and multi-family structures that are three stories in height or less. Effective October 24, 2016…
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AC-478 Certification and what it means for the Metal Building Industry

In July of 2015 the International Accreditation Service instituted the AC-478 audit for metal building construction.  This certification is similar to their AC-472 audit for Metal Building Manufactures in the sense that it takes quality from the manufacturing process to the construction process or "metal building systems assembly". The premise behind this certification is to…
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