The Grass is Greener: Metal Construction & Cannabis Cultivation
Posted on September 14, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Out From Underground  For the majority of the last century, cannabis cultivation has happened in secret. But now, with cannabis legalized or at least decriminalized in 39 US states, growers…

Sustainability: The Ceco System and the Ecosystem
Posted on June 10, 2021 by Ceco Building Systems

Sustainability: The Ceco System and the Ecosystem    Ceco understands that sustainability is a crucial part of the construction industry’s future. Learning to build in and with the environment is quickly becoming the only way forward….

Benefits of Using Insulated Composite Backup Panels
Posted on April 27, 2020 by Rachel Mercado

  Designing and constructing an exterior wall assembly means that four performance barriers need to be addressed and included. Specifically, there needs to be a Weather Resistive Barrier (WRB), an air barrier, insulation as a thermal barrier, and a structural…

Six Ways Custom Metal Buildings Achieve LEED® Status
Posted on February 26, 2020 by Greg Hekman

The LEED® (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Green Building Rating System is a popular and well-established program of the US Green Building Council that helps building owners, designers, contractors,…

Aviation Industry and Metal Building Systems
Posted on December 11, 2019 by Rachel Mercado

  Protecting investments in aircraft from weather and ultraviolet light, as well as making them easy to access and work on, has driven many in the aviation industry to seek…

Primary Building Frame Systems
Posted on September 12, 2019 by Rachel Mercado

Metal buildings are most commonly built from steel structural systems that use “welded-up” members instead of traditional milled steel shapes (I-beams, etc.) to create a structural frame. The beauty of…

Blast Resistance and Metal Buildings
Posted on August 15, 2019 by Ceco Building Systems

  Metal buildings are used for many different purposes by a wide range of different building owners. All of them are subject to building codes, however, to protect the health,…

Using Drones in Construction
Posted on July 22, 2019 by Ceco Building Systems

The most progressive companies in construction are embracing advances in technology of all types to improve work quality, communicate better with building owners, control risks, and gain a competitive advantage….

Metal Building Greenhouses
Posted on June 19, 2019 by Ceco Building Systems

Commercial greenhouses often need to enclose a large area with a requirement for long clear spans to allow their operations to function efficiently. They also need a commercial grade construction…