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  • RHEINZINK Flat-Lock Tiles Play Key Role In Building Transformation The headquarters building of RLI, a publicly held specialty insurance company in Peoria, IL, had become dated and needed extensive interior and exterior repairs. Originally constructed in 1970, the 81,000 sq. ft. building‘s precast concrete facade had deteriorated significantly. RLI hired Dewberry Architects, Inc., Peoria, to handle design and construction administration for the renovation of ...
  • METALCON Features Growing Array of Exhibitors METALCON, scheduled for October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, annually attracts thousands of attendees looking to learn more about metal: contractors, architects, specifiers, roofers, designers, developers and suppliers from more than 50 countries. One of the reasons for the show’s popularity is the variety of exhibitors, offering everything from brakes and benders ...
  • MFM Building Products Announces Underlayment Co-Branding Program MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, recently announced an Underlayment Co-Branding Program to help customers gain better market visibility. Customers who have helped launch the program have seen increased brand awareness with contractors, builders, sub-contractors and the general public. The MFM Co-Branding Program ...
  • Nudo Products launches new website for High Standard Inc. (Springfield, IL) – The new website for High Standard, Inc. (www.hsipanels.com) went live on July 14, 2014. High Standard is a full service exterior architectural panel manufacturer and fabricator. In 2013, High Standard was acquired by Nudo Products, a manufacturer of ceiling, wall, floor and exterior architectural panels for a variety of market segments. The new website ...
  • Arch Wood Protection rolls out Wolmanized Wood “U” learning series Atlanta, GA – Arch Wood Protection Inc., developer and licensor of the Wolmanized® brands of preserved wood, and its affiliates announced the rollout of an educational program designed to address the wood treatment process and proper use of preserved wood products. Wolmanized® Wood University will feature how-to videos, as well as printed and online materials, that ...
  • New global account executive joins Swenson Shear Turlock, CA - Marshall Benson, seasoned business development professional, joins Swenson Shear‘s CEO, Jonathan Dravecky, and the team as Global Account Executive. Benson will focus on international and system-wide sales channels. Benson’s extensive manufacturing knowledge and experience in the commercial and residential OEM, retail and wholesale markets will be an asset to the Swenson Shear team as metal roofing ...
  • DBCI Achieves Safety Milestone Georgia manufacturer remains accident free for 6 years Douglasville, GA – Roll-up door manufacturer DBCI celebrated a milestone in July, marking six consecutive years without a single recordable injury. This monumental achievement encompasses over 850,000 hours worked. “I’m proud of everyone in this organization,” says President Larry Miller, “Safety has become our primary talking point over the ...
  • Construction materials prices inch higher in June Overall construction materials prices increased by 0.1 percent in June and are up 1.9 percent year over year, according to the July 16 producer price index release by the U.S. Department of Labor. Nonresidential construction materials prices also expanded 0.1 percent for the month and are 1.4 percent higher than one year ago. “Prices for inputs ...
  • RIMA-I Handbook Update Available In ongoing efforts to provide reliable and helpful information on the reflective insulation, radiant barrier and interior radiation control coatings (IRCCs) industries, the Reflective INsulation Manufacturers Association International has just released the 2014 update to their handbook, “Understanding and Using Reflective Insulation, Radiant Barrier and Interior Radiation Control Coatings.” This is the third update to this ...
  • Varco Pruden Unveils Redesigned Website MEMPHIS, TN– Varco Pruden (VP) Buildings is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned website, www.vp.com. The revamped site features a streamlined, user-friendly interface and clear structure; a clean, uncluttered design; improved functionality; and intuitive navigation intended to enhance the visitor experience. The new site was built with a responsive design approach to fully optimize ...
  • Valspar Unveils New Exterior Color Collections New research based color palettes created to inspire architects and designers MINNEAPOLIS –  Color matters – it defines cultures, sells products and services, conveys emotion, inspires everything around us and continues to evolve. From there, Valspar refined the themes into sets of palettes that tell an overarching story and help designers bring their outdoor color visions ...
  • Englert Roofing App Now Includes Coil Calculators Englert, Inc. has announced that its Englert Roofing and Gutter App has been updated to include two roofing coil calculators. These are mobile versions of the same coil calculators found on the Englert website and are expected to be useful to both contractors and architects alike when estimating the amount of roofing coil needed to ...
  • ATAS Introduces Wave Panel ATAS International, Inc. is pleased to announce a new addition, Wave Panel, to their Belvedere series. Wave Panel is a 40” wide wall panel with deep, non-symmetrical curves. Wave Panel offers architects a fresh way to create interesting wall designs. This structural panel may be installed vertically or horizontally over solid substrate or open framing.The Belvedere ...
  • RHEINZINK Panels Play Key Role In Boathouse Facade Shortly after taking office, Chicago’s mayor Rahm Emanuel identified the Chicago River as “the city’s next recreational frontier.“ He announced plans to build four boathouses as “anchors to the river’s future development.“ The recently completed WMS Boathouse at Clark Park on the northwest side of the city is the second of the new boathouses to ...
  • ATAS Introduces Wave Panel ALLENTOWN, PA:  – ATAS International, Inc. is pleased to announce a new addition, Wave Panel, to their Belvedere series. Wave Panel is a 40” wide wall panel with deep, non-symmetrical curves. Wave Panel offers architects a fresh way to create interesting wall designs. This structural panel may be installed vertically or horizontally over solid substrate or ...
  • Delden Manufacturing Co. celebrates 50 years The year 2014 marks 50 years in business for Delden Manufacturing Company Inc. – manufacturer and distributor of garage doors, electric openers, parts and accessories in America’s Midwest. In 1964, Gene Renner opened Delden Manufacturing in Kansas City, MO. Delden is named for Gene’s three children: Dee Layne, Dennis and Denise. Today, Delden has door centers ...
  • The Hercules Coil Tipper makes fast work of coil handling Invert and load coil safely and inexpensively with the Hercules Coil Tipper from Fall River Seamless. Easy to use, the Hercules stabilizes and tips up to 30-inch coil in seconds, while your own forklift does the heavy lifting. Hercules will handle up to 3,000 pounds and comes with built-in forklift pockets for portability. These units are ...
  • Sno Gem Inc. introduces PV Cube standing seam attachment system - Innovative WaveLock™ technology offers strength unparalleled in the industry - McHENRY, Ill. (July 8, 2014) – Sno Gem® Inc. recently introduced the PV Cube™ standing seam attachment system, a clamp-to-seam solar panel racking and mounting system that provides unparalleled strength, thanks to patent-pending WaveLock™ technology with three points of attachment. “We’ve designed four PV Cube profiles to ...
  • Palram Announces SUNTUF PRO on World Cup Stadium Castelão Palram Americas, a manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC product lines, is pleased to announce the use of SUNTUF PRO on the Plácido Castelo stadium, popularly known as Castelão, in Fortaleza, Brazil. Owned by the Brazilian government and inaugurated in 1973, the stadium was revamped for the 2014 World Cup. Part of this renovation included over ...
  • Lumber Co. Now Stocks Several Colors of Snobar Product Jason Nagaki with SNOBAR and The D.C. Curry Lumber Company are pleased to announce that The D.C. Curry Lumber Company is now stocking several different colors of the “Original” SNOBAR product at their location in Wooster, Ohio. Curry is excited in this new endeavor offering pre-finished SNOBAR to his customer base with no lead times for the customer waiting ...