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Now Accepting Applications For MRCA Foundation Scholarships

The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association MRCA Foundation will be awarding scholarships this year to MRCA Members and their families who are pursuing higher education within an industry-related field. The application can be found in the Foundation section of the MRCA website.  It contains more information about the scholarship program and instructions on how to...

TFC Releases Corporate Video

Triangle Fastener Corporation recently released their corporate video. The video highlights their products and services; and details the markets they serve. View the video on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/5LgRc0MIK9E For over 40 years, Triangle Fastener has been supplying a full line of fasteners, sealants, and tools to the commercial construction industry. They have...

PPG Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of DURANAR Coatings

Pioneering product protects and enhances landmark buildings around the world PPG announced that it is celebrating the 50th anniversary of DURANAR coatings throughout 2017, commemorating the introduction in 1967 of one of the industry’s first high-performance polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) coatings for metal building components. Over the past half-century, Duranar coatings have been specified by...

CORRECTION

In the May issue of Metal Roofing Magazine in “the idea book,” the image shown (left) in the Levi’s Building Components’ product profile under Fasteners was not correct. The product shown is the proprietary WOODBINDER ZXL micro-bit that is the property of ST FASTENING SYSTEMS. This patented product is designed for use on all...

CORRECTION

In the May issue of Metal Roofing Magazine in “the idea book,” the image shown in the Levi’s Building Components’ product profile under Fasteners was not correct. Levi’s Building Components offers a variety of fasteners, which offer a grip to suit every building need. Mechanical galvanized Fastgrip (left) handles metal to wood jobs and...

Alabama School’s Metal Façade Rises From Ruins Of EF4 Tornado

A few years after an EF4 tornado ripped apart the Alberta Elementary School in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the reimagined and redesigned Alberta School of Performing Arts has reopened on the site to the delight of students and the community. The new school serves the elementary schoolchildren of the Alberta area, but with a new performing...

MORIN Names Faulk For Marketing

Morin, a Kingspan Group Company, has announced the hiring of Peter Faulk as its marketing manager. He will be charged with invigorating electronic content for architects, developing systems for managing and disseminating electronic media and ideas to sales and clients, managing ad campaigns, sales support systems, trade shows and events, social media channels and...