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The Best In The PEMB Business!

The Best In The PEMB Business! Thirty-Seven Butler Builders Recognized In Metal Construction News Top 100 List  No one stays sharper or works harder to build the best metal buildings than Butler Builders! In fact, Builders that partner with Butler Manufacturing™ stay on the leading edge of progressive building practices and continue to make us…

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Design Systems Builders Finds Success Through Partnership

Design Systems Builders Finds Success Through Partnership For Nashville-Based Butler Builder, Collaboration Is Key Assertions of being a “good partner” or the “right partner for you” have been popular in sales and marketing jargon for decades. Unfortunately, these claims have been diluted by too many companies proving – through action or inaction – that they…

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Building The Cloud-Pre-engineered metal building solutions lead global data center construction boom. 

Building The Cloud Pre-engineered metal building solutions lead global data center construction boom. To adapt a phrase from the 1967 film, The Graduate, “There’s a great future in data centers.”  That’s because the explosion of streaming media, artificial intelligence, the internet of things (IoT), cloud services, and all the other elements of this ongoing digital…

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Butler® Builders Create Picture Perfect Buildings

Butler® Builders Create Picture Perfect Buildings Take a look at the winners from our first annual Picture Perfect Photo Contest. The first annual Picture Perfect Photo Contest winners for Butler Builders have been announced. Fifty-seven projects were submitted from around North America to compete for prizes in six different categories. Butler Builders build for a…

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What Types of Buildings does Butler® Manufacture?

What Types Of Buildings Does Butler® Manufacture?   Many applications are well beyond the traditional “steel box.”   There’s a reason a large, single-story, steel structure is almost universally referred to as a “Butler Building.” That’s because Butler’s innovation and insight created the pre-engineered metal building category more than 120 years ago. And, as we continued to…

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Celebrating Women In Construction Week 2022: A Butler Builder® Shares Her Story

Celebrating Women in Construction Week 2022 A Butler Builder® Shares Her Story Butler Manufacturing™ has a commitment to women in construction that is rooted in our culture and values. With support and empowerment from our parent company, BlueScope Buildings North America, Butler acts on this commitment at every level of the organization. When we celebrate…

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Butler Builder® P.J. Hoerr Joined The Team After Decades In Business

Butler Builder® P.J. Hoerr Joined The Team After Decades In Business Construction companies that stand the test of time often attribute their longevity to identifying what works and sticking to it. That has been part of the recipe for success at P.J. Hoerr, whose origin dates back to 1914 in Peoria, IL.  Part of sticking with…

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Building Maintenance Tips To Prevent Winter Weather Roof Damage

Building Maintenance Tips To Prevent Winter Weather Roof Damage It’s a struggle to know exactly when and where winter weather will hit, which is why preventative building maintenance and roof maintenance are so important. But, even the best preventative measures can’t fully protect you from damage due to heavy snowfall and ice. As the industry-leading manufacturer…

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How to Minimize & Avoid Commercial Roof Leaks

How to Minimize & Avoid Commercial Roof Leaks Don’t get soaked installing the wrong roof on your metal building. Let’s get this out of the way: no commercial roof is 100% leakproof or weathertight all the time. With that said, we have decades of documentation that show a wide disparity in the performance of the…

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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?

September 27, 2021
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Indoor Football Practice Facility for Las Vegas Raiders

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

September 2, 2021
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Speed, Cost, Simplicity: Express Mezz™ System Checks All Boxes For Your Next Mezzanine Project 

May 10, 2021
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Butler Manufacturing is at the Center of an Evolution in Pharmaceutical Construction

April 15, 2021
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An EXceptional Wall System Delivers Exceptional Energy-Efficiency

April 6, 2021
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The Need for Speed: Butler Helps North Carolina Brewery Expand with Tier II Classic

March 26, 2021
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Ground-breaking Women in Construction

March 10, 2021
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Innovative Products Delivering Value for Building Owners in 2021

February 8, 2021
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Click It and Ship It Driving Growth for Warehousing Market

December 7, 2020
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Metal Building Systems Are Key To Your Success

November 23, 2020
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