Metalcon

The single most important event for discovering the current innovations in the metal construction industry is METALCON International. This year the annual event, sponsored by the Metal Construction Association, will be held October 1-3, 2013, at Atlanta, Ga.

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METALCON Housing Opens Monday, May 2, 2016

METALCON housing opens May 2nd through Globetrotter Travel. Don’t be fooled by other housing companies! Please book your housing through METALCON’s official and only housing company.  By booking your housing through Globetrotter Travel, you will have a guaranteed hotel reservation at a competitive room rate at an official hotel in Baltimore.

2016 METALCON plans underway

METALCON plans are well underway. The 2016 METALCON heads to Baltimore this year, October 26-28. For the first time, METALCON attendees can take a 2-day Metal Roofing Installation Training Program and earn a MCA Metal Roof Training Certificate of Completion. The training program will be based on the recently published Metal Roof Installation Manual, developed...

METALCON Show Director Claire Kilcoyne Receives Industry Honor

At the 25th Anniversary celebration of METALCON, the only annual international conference and exhibition focused on the use of metal in construction, show director Claire Kilcoyne received the first annual Metal Construction Association’s Triumph Award. These newly created awards, which have nine different categories, honor individuals and companies who have helped advance the use of metal in the...

METALCON marks 25th anniversary with a huge success

Newton, MA –  True to its 25-year record of being the best place to introduce new products, METALCON drew eager buyers to see all the new offerings from more than 260 exhibiting companies. “Celebrating METALCON’s 25th Anniversary in Tampa gave us a great setting to celebrate the accomplishments within our industry. Best of all,...

Valspar showcases WeatherXL Crinkle Finish at 2015 METALCON

Valspar continues to roll out new coil coating options that don’t just provide new color but also new effects and solar reflective advantages. One of its latest is the Weather XL Crinkle Finish that was introduced in 2014 but, recognizing its popularity, also showcased at the 2015 METALCON. The textured appearance on WeatherXL Crinkle Finish...

Snap-Z Ridge Vent introduced by Glick Metals at METALCON

“There has to be a better way” is often the rallying cry for inventions. For the Glick brothers – Chris, Omar and Manny – it was the tedious work of installing ridge vents on standing seam roofs. It was Manny who came up with a solution for making it simpler: the Snap-Z Ridge Vent...

S-5! announces three new strategic distributor partnerships

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO — S-5!®, the leading manufacturer of metal roof attachment solutions, has officially announced the expansion of their national distributor network with three new partners: Rocky Mountain Snow Guards; Rapids Materials; and Roof Things. “We are excited to welcome these three industry-leading partners into the S-5! family. They share the same values...

Win An Englert MetalMan Portable Roll Forming Machine

Englert, Inc. is celebrating the company’s 50th anniversary this month at METALCON, kicking off an exciting “Pay It Forward” Contest that will bring the lucky winner a free Englert MetalMan Portable Roll forming Machine. It’s Englert’s way of helping some lucky contractor start up or expand a portable rollforming business right away. So join...

Come Celebrate! METALCON’s Silver Anniversary Special Events

Celebrate METALCON’s 25 years of show history in style Oct. 14-16! There will be special events and celebrations each day of the show. Kick off the list of events on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. with a special book signing with Keynote speaker Clyde Fessler at the “The DECK” (Booth #937), then join the “Official...

MRA Sponsoring 2-Day Boot Camp at METALCON

12 Easy Steps to Closing More Sales of Residential Metal Roofing As part of its ongoing education series, the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) will be sponsoring a two-day “Boot Camp” seminar at the 2015 METALCON show in Tampa, Florida. This intensive program will focus on selling residential metal roofing using MRA’s In-Home Selling system....