Female CEO Leads Manufacturer to Expansion

Sue Thomas, 51, doesn’t laud herself. But the results at the Brooklyn Park company, which has operations across the U.S., speak for themselves.
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Nystrom CEO Sue Thomas began her career 29 years ago by answering an ad for a junior accountant.

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7 Joint Performance Considerations

Compression Seal Gray and BlackExpansion joint systems are found in many buildings. Joint systems are designed to close off the gap in a building system and still allow it to move. If the building is well designed, you will barely notice them. There are many factors that need to be considered to create a successful building joint. Continue reading

8 Building Joints and Locations

Joint Locations - AirportA relief joint slices through buildings as if a knife sliced it into sections. In doing so the joint encounters many different systems and materials. Locating joints is an art, sometimes introducing a joint in one location introduces movement in a different location. In complex buildings Continue reading