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Eye-Catching District Centerpiece Features Fortified Coating System

The combination of coating products makes for a system that is impervious to water, salt, UV radiation and other elemental deterrents. The 262-foot Limmat Tower is regarded as the centerpiece of one of Dietikon, Switzerland’s, newer districts, Limmatfeld. At its impressive height, the structure towers high above the district, making it...

Metalmaster Roofmaster Retrofits Firehouse Roof

Metalmaster Roofmaster was called upon to replace the original roof with 30,000 square feet of 24-gauge, Berridge Cee-Lock roof panels. Station 20 was originally built in 1996 and contains the usual firehouse amenities as well as offices for the chiefs, the fire prevention bureau, lieutenants, training officers and fire district board...

Stunning Makeover: A.B. Martin Remodels PA Garage

A Matte Black ABSeam Panel Roof and composite siding are highlights in this renovation. If you ever saw the Weiler garage before the complete renovation, you would never recognize it. In addition to the Matte Black ABSeam Panel Roof with a 40-year warranty, the stunning garage remodel also features the cellular...

Custom Rollforming Corp. Transitions To New Leadership

Custom Rollforming Corp, a member of The Bradbury Group, continues to look forward—planning a path to best serve our expanding customer base. We are happy to announce a transition in leadership at CRC. Working together, this team will position us for the future. Bryan Smith, a graduate of Kansas State University...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Names Mike Jost COO

ABC Supply Co. Inc. recently announced that Mike Jost, vice president of operations, has been appointed COO. In his new role, Jost will be responsible for the performance of ABC Supply branches across the country. His operations teams will also support L&W Supply branches, which were acquired by ABC Supply in...

Congratulations To ATAS MLI Graduates

ATAS International, Inc. had two employees recently graduate from the Manufacturers Resource Center’s (MRC) Manufacturing Leadership Institute (MLI) certificate programManufacturers Resource Center. The class included more than 20 other area manufacturing professionals. “MRC MLI educates the region’s current and up-and-coming leaders in all aspects of strategic leadership to strengthen their company’s...

Simplifying The Placement Of Induction Motor Or Servo Motors In Your Line

By Jim Harmer, Electrical Designer, Samco Machinery Custom-designing and manufacturing equipment for an entire roll forming line requires a thorough understanding of the multiple applications contained within that line. Engineering these machines to perform to customer requirements can be a challenging process. Among the considerations during the design process is motor...