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  • Haddock of S-5! Receives Swaney Award COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – S-5! founder and CEO, Rob Haddock, has been named this year’s recipient of the prestigious Larry A. Swaney Award, which honors an individual in metal construction who selflessly fosters the growth and betterment of the industry. The Metal Construction Association (MCA) sponsors the annual award named after the organization’s first president ...
  • New from Sno Gem: Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam snow retention system   McHENRY, Ill. – Sno Gem® Inc recently introduced the Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam Snow retention systems for standing seam metal roofs. A variety of sizes and configurations means it works with most standing seam roofing. The Gem Series is available in single or double bar retention in 1- and 2-inch bar size. Both clamp-to-seam attachments utilize the MEC ...
  • Perma-Column Updates Design & Use Guide Over the past few years, codes, wood values, and column sizes have evolved significantly and Perma-Column, Inc. has stayed in step every bit of the way.  All these change have been incorporated into a new Perma-Column Design and Use Guide authored by Brent Leatherman P.E. and Dimitry Reznik, P.E. of Timber Tech Engineering, Inc. The updated ...
  • Barn Stormer: 60 block-an-hour mason rebuilds farm after devastating fire -By Sharon Thatcher, Rural Builder – A cinder block barn is nothing unusual. But when one man, and one man alone, lays 9,600 block in a month-and-half, and builds, by himself, four barns in the span of a few months, well, now you have an unusual story. The story belongs to Mike Arndt, a union mason by ...
  • McElroy Metal moves into new Houston plant, service center BOSSIER CITY, La. – McElroy Metal operations in Houston recently moved into a new manufacturing plant and attached service center to better serve its large customer base in southeast Texas. “We were able to improve efficiencies and increase capacity with the layout in the new manufacturing facility,” says Matthew Edwards, plant manager. “Ultimately, we’re able to ...
  • Timber Technologies LLC Achieves AITC Certification COLFAX, WISCONSIN – Timber Technologies LLC has achieved certification by the American Institute of Timber Construction (AITC). | Certification distinguishes this Glue Laminated Manufacturer from many other manufacturing facilities by providing the highest quality glue laminated beams and columns to the agricultural and commercial markets as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation. Status as a ...
  • Union Corrugating introduces exclusive metal roof system warranty FAYETTEVILLE, NC – Union Corrugating has launched a new MetalProTECTION™ System Warranty available to the marketplace. This warranty is now available to homeowners when purchasing a new metal roofing system installed by a Union factory trained MetalPro contractor. When installation requirements are met, this warranty guarantees homeowners 10 years of labor protection covering 100% of both ...
  • Big Ass Fans introduces Black Jack: “Airflow on the Go” LEXINGTON, KY. – Customers said they wanted a portable fan big enough to provide serious airflow, but small enough to go wherever they need a breeze – indoors or out. Big Ass Fans® answered with Black Jack. Black Jack and its 6.5-ft (2-m) frame fits through standard interior doorways and plugs into any 110V power supply, drawing ...
  • Samco Machinery app puts company info at fingertips TORONTO – Customers are searching for information in new ways and Samco Machinery is doing what it can to put that information right at their fingertips. Samco Machinery has developed a free Smartphone application that will allow access to company information, pictures, videos as well as detailed technical information. Once the Samco App is downloaded, it ...
  • Mazzella Cos. Acquires New Tech Machinery Mazzella Cos. has acquired New Tech Machinery (NTM) of Denver, Colorado. New Tech Machinery is one of the leading manufacturers of portable rollforming equipment in the world. To date, NTM has sold machines in over 40 countries. NTM manufactures the finest portable rollforming equipment for the metal construction industry. “The reputation of their people and their ...
  • IMETCO’s New Website Features Improved Functionality, Sleek New Design IMETCO (Innovative Metals Company, Inc.) recently redesigned its website, improving navigation and functionality throughout and creating a more user-friendly interface so customers can quickly and easily access technical product information and architectural details. The sleek new design features a scrolling homepage with links to specifications and details, warranty and product literature requests as well as a ...
  • New Commercial/Industrial Wall Panel Brochure From Englert Englert, Inc. has announced the availability of a print and online brochure for its line of commercial/industrial wall panels. The new eight-page color brochure provides descriptions of Englert’s horizontal, concealed fastener, corrugated and Uniline series of panels, including performance and testing data, line illustrations and CadCad depictions of each and application features and benefits. The brochure also ...
  • Home’s Complex Metal Roof Stuns Visually, Protects Environmentally Located only three blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, this majestic new 7,500 square-foot residence is a testament to the wisdom of selecting quality materials that will stand up to the corrosive saltwater environment. 

 “We really only had two directives for the architect as we began the process,” says the homeowner. ...
  • When the job requires doors for dogs The pet industry is exploding and more and more contractors are involved with building kennels, boarding facilities and other dog-related businesses. So where do you go when you need a doggy door? GoPet LLC, which shares the same owner as Raytec Manufacturing, has been confronted with that very question and has responded with the development of ...
  • Englert To Hold Customer Appreciation Days In May Field Service Centers at four Englert, Inc. locations will be holding Customer Appreciation Days during May, offering special promotions and pricing on metal roofing accessories, gutter products, trim coil and the Englert brand gutter screens, MicroGuard and SureGuard. The May open houses kick off Wednesday, May 6, at the Englert Field Service Center in Plantation, Florida, ...
  • MFM Building Products Hires New Representation MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is pleased to announce that the firm has reached an agreement with Camferdam Management Co., Inc. to represent MFM in the state of Arkansas and Michael Scott Enterprises to represent MFM in the state of Mississippi. ...
  • Valspar Releases New PVDF Coatings Tech Paper Across North America, building owners, architects, contractors, product manufacturers and finishers have relied on The Valspar Corp.’s polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) resin-based coatings for 50 years. “Although architectural coatings from different coating manufacturers contain similar PVDF resins, the coating systems’ performance can vary widely. This is due to the proprietary formulations of each coating manufacturer,” explained ...
  • New Honeywell arrest system designed for working at heights on or above elevated machinery SMITHFIELD, RHODE ISLAND — Honeywell has introduced the new Miller® Rigid Rail Fall Arrest Systems to provide workers with exceptional mobility and fall protection while working at heights on or above vehicles or elevated machinery. Featuring an open track design, Miller Rigid Rail Systems are engineered to enable easy movement while reducing the risk of ...
  • McElroy Metal releases updated Max-Rib brochure BOSSIER CITY, La. – McElroy Metal has updated the brochure on one of its most popular through-fastened metal roofing panel profiles, Max-Rib. Available in four options, Max-Rib provides the best choice for project needs, depending on desired longevity, aesthetic appeal and budget. Max-Rib Ultra is manufactured from a Galvalume substrate with a PVDF coating for unsurpassed performance ...
  • Announcing the 2015 SIPA Building Excellence Award Winners The 13th Annual Structural Insulated Panel Association Building Excellence Awards were announced during the association’s 2015 Annual Meeting & Conference in Tucson, Arizona. Winning submissions demonstrated exceptional performance in quantifiable energy efficiency using structural insulated panels (SIPs); design and structural engineering innovation; creative use of SIP construction; and environmental sustainability. The 2015 winning projects and award ...