Tag: Building Systems Councils

Global Innovation Award Winner Wants the U.S. to Adopt Panelized Construction

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Global Innovation Award Winner Wants the U.S. to Adopt Panelized Construction

An NAHB award winner notes that the United States has historically lagged the rest of the world in the use of panelized building. His company creates resilient, energy-efficient and affordable housing.

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Building Systems Councils Announces 2020 Chair

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Building Systems Councils Announces 2020 Chair

Tifanee McCall is a longtime member of the Building Systems Councils (BSC) and a major advocate of the systems-built housing industry. She has been a member of NAHB for nearly 30 years and BSC member for over a decade. It is no surprise that due to her dedication to NAHB and the industry, she was recently named the 2020 BSC chair.

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BSC Honors Lifetime Achievement Award Winner at Housing Summit

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BSC Honors Lifetime Achievement Award Winner at Housing Summit

Recognizing a distinguished career in the systems-built housing industry, the S.A. Walters Award was presented to Michael H. Weber of The Euclid Chemical Company earlier this month at the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit.

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Top 3 Takeaways from 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

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Top 3 Takeaways from 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

Members of the offsite construction community gathered last week in Pittsburgh for NAHB’s annual meeting of the systems-built housing industry, the Building Systems Housing Summit. Attendees took advantage of numerous networking opportunities and enjoyed presentations by thought leaders in offsite home building.

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Building Systems Week Celebrates Members’ Innovation and Leadership

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Building Systems Week Celebrates Members’ Innovation and Leadership

This weeklong celebration is focused on expanding builders’ awareness of the many advantages to using building systems, while showcasing Building Systems Councils members’ success in this fast-paced, high-growth marketplace.

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Register Today for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

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Register Today for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

Registration is now open for the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit. Join builders, manufacturers and suppliers, as well as those interested in learning more about systems-built homes, on Oct. 6-8 in Pittsburgh for the industry’s premier conference dedicated to off-site construction.

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National Log Homes Open House Month Kicks Off Today

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National Log Homes Open House Month Kicks Off Today

This July marks the 8th annual National Log Homes Open House Month, celebrating the heritage of log-home building. This year, consumers will have an opportunity to learn more about log-home building directly from the council chair.

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How Modular Construction Can Benefit Multifamily Developments

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How Modular Construction Can Benefit Multifamily Developments

Modular construction is a hot topic within the construction industry as a potential solution to labor shortages and rising costs — and, subsequently, housing affordability — because of the speed and efficiency with which these structures can be built. Multifamily developers interested in learning how to adopt this practice in their businesses can learn more from an experienced multifamily builder member in a March 27 webinar.

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How Offsite Construction Can Help in 2019 and Beyond

How Offsite Construction Can Help in 2019 and Beyond

Offsite construction provides residential home builders with quick, efficient building solutions amid skilled labor shortages and rising material costs. At the International Builders’ Show, the Building Systems Council Lounge provides ample educational opportunities for those who may not be sure what building systems entail, but are interested in learning more about them as a resource for the future.

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Building Systems Councils Awards Honor Top Designs and Industry Professionals

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Building Systems Councils Awards Honor Top Designs and Industry Professionals

This year’s home design winners showcased the flexibility offered by systems-built construction. From a modern and modestly sized home that blended the best in traditional log and modular manufacturing to a sprawling lake-side timber frame residence, the 2019 home design honorees highlighted the diverse nature of the industry.

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