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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?

advantages of pre-engineered metal buildings

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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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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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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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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Click It and Ship It Driving Growth for Warehousing Market

Click It and Ship It Driving Growth for Warehousing Market As early as Q1 of 2020, before the pandemic became a major economic factor, logistics real estate was enjoying historically low vacancy rates, as low as 4.5%. Due to this lack of available space, many business owners were preparing for the construction of new and…

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Metal Building Systems Are Key To Your Success

Metal Building Systems Are Key To Your Success The following is a summary of an article written for the Metal Architecture website in May 2020 by Bruce Bortree, a builder engagement manager, Butler Manufacturing. Today’s metal building systems have several attributes that make them a viable alternative for almost any construction project. They offer several…

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