Goal to Guide Varco-Pruden Buildings to Leadership in Sustainable Construction
Online PR News – 03-June-2011 – – Branford, CT; Pat Munger Construction Company, Inc. President, David DeMaio has been selected to represent the New England region on Varco-Pruden (VP) Buildings Inaugural Green Advisory Board.
VP Buildings’ management is tapping into their builder network to better respond to what is going on in the “Green” building industry and to determine how they can partner with builders to be leaders in sustainable construction. 10 independent Authorized VP Builders (9 from across the US and 1 from western Canada) have been selected to serve with 4 members from VP Buildings, as advisors in sustainable construction. Their initial meeting was held May 11-12, 2011 in Dallas, TX.
“We plan to evaluate and prioritize our key opportunities, needs and strategies to lead our industry and better position ourselves to succeed in sustainable construction,” said chairperson, Craig Edwards, Business Development Manager-Sustainable Construction, VP Buildings.
"VP Buildings is a notable leader in the metal building industry and I am honored to be chosen to serve on this board,” said David DeMaio, Munger president. “Munger has been involved in a number of sustainable construction projects, which we will draw upon to provide valuable insight and recommendations to the Green Advisory Board.”
About Varco-Pruden (VP) Buildings:
VP Buildings is a world leader in the pre-engineered steel systems construction industry, each year manufacturing approximately 6,000 buildings ranging from 1,200 square feet to more than one million square feet under roof. With headquarters in Memphis, TN, they operate six strategically located manufacturing and service centers from coast to coast. Their network of more than 1,000 independent Authorized VP Builders offers state-of-the-art design/build services in local communities across the United States and Canada, as well as throughout Central and South America, Europe and Asia. VP Buildings specializes in the computer-aided design of pre-engineered steel systems construction for low-rise, nonresidential buildings. Working closely with architects, engineers, and contractors, they offer buildings that combine extraordinary aesthetic appeal with optimum functionality. www.vp.com
About Pat Munger Construction Company, Inc.:
Since 1968, Munger has delivered a great experience for industrial and commercial customers in Connecticut. Customers benefit from cost effective, aesthetically pleasing, energy efficient, and environmentally sound buildings that facilitate a relationship among people, technology and space. As turnkey general contractor we work in cooperation with architects, designers and end users in order to integrate the optimal technology from leading suppliers into well-designed new buildings, additions, repairs and remodeling. Our value engineered solutions apply the best mix of pre-engineered steel, structural steel, wood and masonry with sustainable construction and “green” building practices. Munger professionals embrace and maintain LEED AP credentials and other important certifications and proficiencies. Client operations remain in full swing with minimal disruption from site planning and construction through certificate of occupancy. Proven by an array of successful projects, repeat customers, skilled and loyal people, Munger’s reputation as a quality builder shines brightly.