Z Modular welcomes two industry veterans to its business development team

August 9, 2018

CHICAGO (August 9, 2018) — Z Modular announced today that it has hired Christopher Schmidt as senior modular project executive and Chris Waters as director of business development. The two veterans have fifty years of combined experience working in modular and traditional construction roles. They will be responsible for identifying new opportu...

Zekelman Industries acquires Hayes Modular Group

July 26, 2018

CHICAGO (July 26, 2018) — Zekelman Industries announced today it has acquired Hayes Modular Group, based in Austin, Texas. Through this acquisition, Zekelman Industries has expanded its presence in the modular construction industry. Founded in 1986, Hayes Modular Group specializes in the installation of large-scale modular projects acro...

Z Modular welcomes Stacy Young as project manager

July 26, 2018

CHICAGO (July 26, 2018) — Z Modular announced today that it has hired Stacy Young as project manager of Z Modular in Birmingham, Alabama. In her new role, Stacy will be responsible for project planning, sourcing finishes for the modules, hitting strategic milestones to ensure a project stays on track within expected delivery dates, managing th...

New Z Modular offices to open in Troy, Michigan

July 19, 2018

CHICAGO (July 19, 2018) — Z Modular, a division of Zekelman Industries, announced today that it will be opening a new 6,000 sq. ft. office in Troy, Michigan to house its engineering, design, estimating and sales teams. The office will open on August 1, 2018, for 10 individuals currently on staff. “With multiple projects in our pipeline, and...

Modular Construction Project in San Marcos, Texas, to Begin Late Summer 2018

July 10, 2018

CHICAGO (July 10, 2018) — Z Modular, a division of Zekelman Industries, announced today its involvement with Cheatham Street Flats, a multi-story steel-framed student housing complex located in San Marcos, Texas. The 175-unit, 234-bed mixed-use development, when completed, will be approximately 192,000 square feet in size. Cheatham Street Flat...

Z Modular Production Facility Operational in Birmingham, Alabama

July 5, 2018

CHICAGO (July 5, 2018) — Z Modular, a division of Zekelman Industries, announced today that its modular manufacturing facility is operational and currently producing modules for multiple projects. Located in Birmingham’s Valley East Industrial Park, the 125,000-square-foot facility currently employs 41 full-time plant and office worke...

Zekelman Industries sponsors 2018 Work Ethic Scholarships

April 2, 2018

Scholarships will help recipients learn in-demand skills like welding, pipefitting and more CHICAGO, April 2, 2018 — Zekelman Industries, North America’s largest independent steel pipe and tube manufacturer and a leader in modular construction innovations, is proud to announce its partial sponsorship of the mikeroweWORKS Fou...

Trump signs steel and aluminum tariffs

March 8, 2018

President Donald Trump, following through on one of his promises, signed two proclamations today that implement tariffs on imported steel and aluminum but exempt Canada and Mexico. “A strong steel and aluminum industry are vital to our national security, “Trump said. “You don’t have steel, you don’t have a c...

Mickey McNamara back on CNBC discussing tariff Victory!

March 8, 2018

Mickey McNamara, Zekelman Industries executive vice-president and Ravin Gandhi, GMM Nonstick Coating CEO, discuss President Trump’s tariffs. “It was really heart warming to see President Trump and Commerce Secretary Ross speak with such passion and knowledge about the challenges that faced our industry.” said McNamara...

Barry Zekelman discusses the Tariff on CNBC

March 5, 2018

Barry Zekelman, CEO of pipe and tube-maker Zekelman Industries and  Congresswoman Jackie Walorski (R-Ind.), discusses what Trump’s tariffs could mean to jobs in Indiana, and industry in this country on CNBC. You can watch the whole video...

CNBC News Stopped by our Sharon Tube plant in Farrell, PA

March 2, 2018

Our Executive Vice President of Zekelman Industries Mickey McNamara spoke to CNBC about the impact that the tariff may have. “We have been competing with one hand behind our back… but this (tariff) allows us to fight fairly and puts us in an environment that we know we will win.” We are hoping and expecting the best...

Steel pipe and tube producers push Trump to restrict imports

August 30, 2017

CHICAGO (August 30, 2017) — Zekelman Industries announced today that Executive Chairman and CEO Barry Zekelman, as a member of the Committee on Pipe & Tube Imports (CPTI), has urged President Donald Trump to move forward with restrictions on imported steel pipe and tube. Zekelman was one of 24 steel pipe and tube manufacturing executives t...

American Tube Manufacturing renamed Atlas Tube – Birmingham

August 21, 2017

CHICAGO (August 21, 2017) — Zekelman Industries announced today that American Tube Manufacturing has been officially renamed Atlas Tube – Birmingham. The change reflects the ownership position from the acquisition of American Tube Manufacturing in February 2017 and integration of the Birmingham plant into the Atlas Tube operating system....

Zekelman Industries acquires American Tube Manufacturing, Inc.

March 21, 2017

Zekelman Industries acquires American Tube Manufacturing, Inc. CHICAGO (February 22, 2017) — Zekelman Industries announced that it has acquired American Tube Manufacturing, Inc., based in Birmingham, Alabama. Through this acquisition, Zekelman Industries and its Atlas Tube operating division will expand the...

Wheatland Tube Files Duty Evasion Allegation

September 15, 2016

Allegation filed under new Customs law; claims duty evasion of Chinese steel pipe; pipe used in solar projects receiving Federal tax breaks CHICAGO, IL – Wheatland Tube, a division of Zekelman Industries, announced that it has filed an allegation of duty evasion with U.S. Customs and Border Protection today, Septe...

Zekelman Industries CEO announces new partnership with Connexio

December 10, 2015

Launch of new company to revolutionize the modern era of modular building construction WINDSOR, Ontario (October 8, 2015) — Company owners Barry Zekelman, Zekelman Industries Inc., and Dominic Amicone, Amico Affiliates, are proud to announce the launch of Connexio Building Systems Inc. Connexio was formed in partn...