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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Metal construction engineer Bill Croucher named to Metal Construction Hall of Fame

Metal construction engineer Bill Croucher was named to the 2016 Metal Construction Hallof Fame at the 2016 METALCON awards ceremony. Croucher earned Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Structural Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He originally wanted to build bridges but spent his entire 45-year career in the metal construction...

PPG To Highlight New DURASTAR ULTRA-COOL Coatings

PPG (NYSE:PPG) will debut its newly reformulated DURASTAR ULTRA-COOL silicone-modified polyester (SMP) coatings and exhibit its flagship line of DURANAR high-performance coatings during METALCON 2016 at the Baltimore Convention Center, Oct. 26-28. PPG also will host an “Oktoberfest Around the World” celebration at its booth during the event. Reformulated to meet the increasingly rigorous...

Battle Stars Over Baltimore: Metal Roofing Games at METALCON

METALCON announces plans for the Metal Construction Association’s (MCA) metal roofing championship games to take place during its show on Oct. 26 and 27 at the Baltimore Convention Center. The largest international event for the metal construction industry will capture construction professionals from metal roofing contractors nationwide to compete for cash prizes in a number of...

METALCON 2016 Gives Back to Veterans

The metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions gives back to the local community during its annual tradeshow and conference taking place Oct. 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center. METALCON has partnered with the America’s Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans in all branches of the military. The program was...

METALCON 2016 Announces Show Rundown

Learning opportunities at METALCON 2016 offers an extraordinary look at the future while presenting ideas to improve today’s safety, productivity, communication and the finished project. As part of this year’s show from October 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center, METALCON is offering two unique general sessions featuring 3-D technology. On Oct. 26, Roderick Jackson from...

3D, drones, awards, and games part of 2016 METALCON plans

3-D technology, drones, inaugural awards, and metal roofing championship games are just some of the programs under preparation for this year’s METALCON. The event, sponsored by the Metal Construction Association, is slated for October 26-28 in Baltimore. Here is a brief rundown of some special activities recently advertised by MCA: THE FUTURE OF 3-D AND DRONES IN...

New Metal Roof Installation Training Program Launches at METALCON

The metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions, together with the Metal Construction Association (MCA), announce its new Metal Roof Installation Training at METALCON 2016, scheduled for October 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore. Top experts in the metal roofing industry will lead this two-day, eight-hour certification...

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...