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A Winning Partnership Since 1957 — Butler Manufacturing & Rice Companies

A Winning Partnership Since 1957 – Butler Manufacturing™ & Rice Companies Conventional Steel and Pre-Engineered Steel are key to the success of this Butler Builder®. There’s a construction company in Minnesota that has been building partnerships with customers for nearly seven decades. Still family owned, Rice Companies got its start in 1953 and became a…

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Is A Pre-Engineered Metal Building Or Conventional Steel Building Right For You?

Is A Pre-Engineered Metal Building Or Conventional Steel Building Right For You? Steel Building Construction Methods Explained-Pre-engineered Metal Building (PEMB) or Conventional Steel Building  If you’re more than one step into the planning of a steel building for a commercial construction project, someone’s probably asked if you’re going with a pre-engineered metal building (PEMB) or conventional steel method. Some people…

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The Largest Indoor Football Practice Facility in the U.S. is a Butler Heavy Structure

The Largest Built Indoor Football Practice Facility in the U.S. is a Butler Heavy Structure The Las Vegas Raiders has a history as captivating as its home base. Their indoor football practice facility is no exception. Founded, and originally based in Oakland, California, the National Football League (NFL) team originally played ball in their Bay…

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Speed, Cost, Simplicity: Express Mezz™ System Checks All Boxes

Speed, Cost, Simplicity: Express Mezz™ System Checks All Boxes When Marius Rygg first saw a mock-up of the Express Mezz™ System, he knew his company needed to try it. A construction veteran with more than 30 years working directly with Butler Manufacturing™ and their products, Rygg knows the importance of innovation. For the past several…

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Butler Manufacturing is at the Center of an Evolution in Pharmaceutical Construction

Butler Manufacturing is at the Center of an Evolution in Pharmaceutical Construction More than any time in recent memory, the global community has united in the pursuit of a common goal: to develop a COVID vaccine that allows for the return of normal life. While COVID has had a significant impact on the Butler® business,…

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An EXceptional Wall System Delivers Exceptional Energy-Efficiency

An Exceptional Wall System Delivers Exceptional Energy-Efficiency Butler® has always been first to market with game-changing products. Now we’re at it again with two unique wall systems specifically designed to deliver best-in-class energy performance. The new Butlerib II EX™ Wall System and Shadowall EX™ Wall System, provide you with two innovative energy-efficient options. Both wall systems…

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The Need for Speed: Butler Helps North Carolina Brewery Expand with Tier II Classic

The Need for Speed: Butler Helps North Carolina Brewery Expand with Tier II Classic When North Carolina-based Dirtbag Ales Brewery and Taproom decided they wanted to expand their offering with a craft cocktail lounge, the owners knew their best shot at success was opening the doors promptly in the spring of 2021. “Opening in the…

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Innovative Products Delivering Value for Building Owners in 2021

Innovative Metal Building Products for 2021 For 120 years, Butler Manufacturing has dedicated itself to providing high-quality solutions for commercial and industrial metal building systems. We launched four new products over the past 12-months, each designed to add value to your bottom line for years to come. Tier II Classic™ Building System Butler took all…

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A Roof So Strong It Protects The Hurricane Testing Lab

Strong winds can be one of the most damaging parts of tropical storms and hurricanes. They can decimate structures – risking the lives of building occupants and destroying critical business inventory inside a facility.

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