“Future of Shade” competition winners announced

June 1, 2015

Sunbrella® fabrics, in partnership with Architizer™, announced the winners of the 2015 Future of Shade competition, an exploration of the possibilities of what fabric architecture can be. In its third year, the 2015 competition received 190 submissions from 36 countries, including the U.S., Canada, India, Pakistan, Zimbabwe, Italy, China and Bolivia. The entries challenged conventional …

Shade goes to work for Walgreens

HDPE shade structure meets requirements for sun protection. By Kathy Carlson It is long, shallow and the only shade in sight. A&R Tarpaulins Inc., Fontana, Calif., installs shade cloth for many residential and commercial applications, but less frequently gets requests to shade industrial spaces, such as a 275-by-51-foot shade structure at a Walgreens distribution center …

Miller Weldmaster hires senior VP of sales and service

Industrial fabric welding solution manufacturer Miller Weldmaster hired Dave Immel as the company’s senior vice president of sales and service. He will lead the sales team as Miller Weldmaster expands and further connects manufacturers in many industries with high-performance industrial fabric welding solutions customized to product demands. Prior to joining Miller Weldmaster, Immel served in …