Whirlwind

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Whirlwind is a manufacturer and supplier of metal buildings and components. It offers fasteners, louvers, doors and windows, solar racks, skylights, metal roofing and siding products, and more. The company caters to industrial, residential, commercial, institutional, and other sectors.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1955
    HQHouston, TX, US
    Websitewhirlwindsteel.com
    Employee Ratings3.4

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (May 2022)192
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at Whirlwind

    Ty Sturdivant

    Ty Sturdivant

    President

    Whirlwind Office Locations

    Whirlwind has offices in Houston and Tallapoosa
    Houston, TX, US (HQ)
    8234 Hansen Rd
    Tallapoosa, GA, US
    125 Pequanoc Dr
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    Whirlwind Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1955

    Whirlwind Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    87/100

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    Whirlwind Online and Social Media Presence

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    Whirlwind News and Updates

    Winners and Losers in Whirlwind $1 Trillion Tech Stock Rout

    Winners and Losers in Whirlwind $1 Trillion Tech Stock Rout

    E.D. Nebeker's New Book, 'The Final Amen: A Kansas City Mystery' is a Fast-Paced Mystery Novel That Takes His Characters on a Whirlwind Adventure

    Recent release "The Final Amen: A Kansas City Mystery" from Covenant Books author E.D. Nebeker is a fast-paced murder mystery story that shows readers not everything is at it seems.

    Australia Sees Off Effort To List Great Barrier Reef As Endangered After Whirlwind Lobbying Campaign

    UNESCO recommended downgrading the site’s status to acknowledge the risks of climate change and water pollution.

    China Lawmakers Wrap Whirlwind Session Focused on Managing Risks

    China Lawmakers Wrap Whirlwind Session Focused on Managing Risks
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    Whirlwind Blogs

    WHAT TYPE OF DOOR DO YOU NEED FOR YOUR METAL BUILDING?

    What Type of Door Do You Need for Your Metal Building?   There are a lot of reasons to recommend a steel door for your building. Here are just a few:   They are lighter in weight than their counterparts made of other materials. You have flexibility in door types; metal doors come in an… Continue rea…

    The Difference Between Post-Frame and Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings

    The big difference between post-frame and pre-engineered metal buildings is that a post-frame steel building uses wood in its make-up. Yes, wood-framed buildings can still be considered steel buildings.   This post compares a post-frame to a pre-engineered steel frame building to highlight their dif…

    HOW TO USE GALVALUME® FOR YOUR METAL ROOF

    One of the best features of a metal roof is its durability. Making a good thing even better is GALVALUME®.   You may have heard of GALVALUME while searching for metal roof materials. It’s a specific galvanized sheet metal product coated with a mixture of aluminum and zinc alloy with a touch of silic…

    CAN I REPLACE ONLY THE STEEL SIDING OR ROOFING ON MY METAL BUILDING?

    Steel buildings are tough, lasting decades when constructed properly. Unfortunately, nothing is completely damage-proof. Even though steel requires minimal maintenance, there is some upkeep involved in making your building last. Plus, as the song says, you can’t stop the rain…or the hail or heavy sn…

    The Abridged History of Building Codes

    Would you be surprised to learn one of the first building codes was written around 2000 BCE? Probably not since we humans are so fond of making rules and creating records. But the granddaddy of building codes is probably the Code of Hammurabi which made its appearance about then. It’s been updated a…

    BUYING A STEEL BUILDING: TIPS TO CONSIDER BEFORE PURCHASING

    A steel building is a big-budget purchase. It would be best if you did your homework to learn about the various aspects of buying and erecting a metal building to avoid mistakes and get the building you want. You already know why you want your building to be made of steel. It’s a durable, versatile,…
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    Whirlwind Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Whirlwind founded?

      Whirlwind was founded in 1955.

    • Who are Whirlwind key executives?

      Whirlwind's key executives are Ty Sturdivant.

    • How many employees does Whirlwind have?

      Whirlwind has 192 employees.

    • Who are Whirlwind competitors?

      Competitors of Whirlwind include Whitacre Engineering, Krosaki Harima and Egyptian Steel.

    • Where is Whirlwind headquarters?

      Whirlwind headquarters is located at 8234 Hansen Rd, Houston.

    • Where are Whirlwind offices?

      Whirlwind has offices in Houston and Tallapoosa.

    • How many offices does Whirlwind have?

      Whirlwind has 2 offices.