A dynamic two-year graduate certificate is designed to give students specialized and thorough training in the detailing, supply, fabrication and installation of steel structures and the management and coordination of such projects.
Steel Plus Network is an organization for leveraging group buying power, which allows its members to enjoy the same purchasing advantages as larger corporations. Steel Plus Network further acts to strengthen the fabricator-supplier relationship in order to bring high quality steel and related services to market via mutually profitable agreements. SPN provides a financial and non-financial advantage to its members.
Earn Rebates on your Purchases:
The SPN Purchasing Program provides direct financial benefits for our owner members and Associate Members alike. It provides major leverage that can be used to complement individual purchasing strategies. The members particularly value the significant volume discounts, the regional approach, and the fact that we have the best in class selected suppliers. Members also realize value in that we are focused on fabricators needs (steel, deck, joists, paint, fasteners, welding supplies, etc.) and that the group leverage benefits provide added negotiation leverage which complement each steel fabricators own purchasing strategies.
The combined buying power of Steel Plus Network, with many industry leaders as members, helps to establish a long term relationship with preferred suppliers. Our regional approach allows steel fabricators to create tailored buying strategies that specifically meet their needs. Steel Plus Network strives to obtain the best offers and conditions from agreements negotiated by SPN with suppliers which include a rebate program and significant volume discounts. SPN also provides the opportunity of attaining “loyalty” rebates based on market share and the capability to make pool buys on consumables. Our Suppliers are required to remain competitive at all times to retain their preferred status. It’s a win-win approach.
In short, our members enjoy significant volume discounts, a regional approach to their business, our best-in-class suppliers and additional focus on their needs, including:
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Gilligan, President of Canam Joist & Deck (Jacksonville, Florida) as Board Member, representing the Southeastern United States.
Tom has more than 34 years of construction industry experience. His... Read more
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Holleran, Vice-President of Sales at Canam Joist & Deck North America (Mississauga, Ontario) as a Member of the Board of Managers.
Michael earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering... Read more
Dartmouth-based manufacturing company to increase productivity, capacity to capitalize on growth opportunities
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