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  • Utah Metal Roofing Manufacturer Finding Ways To Pay It Forward Everyone has a story. The story of David “Homie” Mulcahy, a custom metal manufacturer and fabricator in Utah, is truly like no other. Growing up in East Los Angeles – Highland Park to be specific – Mulcahy easily found trouble and found himself in and out of jail before he was 20 years old. His father ...
  • TruLog steel siding: the look of logs without the logs Many building owners who want the look of logs, but not the long-term maintenance issues are turning to alternatives. A new one on the scene is TruLog siding made of heavy 28 gauge steel. Ryan Reed-Baum, Director of Marketing for TruLog said TruLog is manufactured as 9 inch wide profiles in 12 foot lengths and can ...
  • Levi’s Building Components introduces 3 new products for metal roofing and post-frame projects Levi’s Building Components is introducing not one, but three new products: a standing seam snow guard – the 55RF Snow Defender; a new woven polypropylene Metal Wrap; and the Hot-Dipped Galvanized Coated Uplift Plate. 55RF SNOW DEFENDER If you have ever tried to install a standing seam snow guard and become frustrated with alignment, this product will ...
  • New Simpson Strong-Tie fastener for pile construction in coastal areas -Strong-Drive® SDWH Timber Hex-HDG screw Provides Installers a Faster, Easier and Safer Solution-Pleasanton, California – Simpson Strong-Tie® has introduced the new Strong-Drive® SDWH Timber Hex-HDG screw that requires no pre-drilling and replaces bolt, washer and nut assemblies, saving installers’ time and cost. It is specifically designed to resist severe corrosion levels in heavy-duty marine and coastal applications, ...
  • New Perma-Column drill-set bracket for 3-ply laminated columns & 4″ or wider posts In response to customer requests, Perma-Column has introduced a drill-set bracket that accommodates 4″ or wider posts and three-ply laminated columns. Two SW60 Universal brackets on adjacent sides of a post are often used so the anchor flange does not stick out of a corner or into a doorway:Because the SW60 is 5” wide, it is ...
  • The Bradbury Group Manufactures B.O.S.S. Flying Shear The Bradbury Co., Inc. is pleased to announce the shipment of a B.O.S.S. Flying Shear with Slitter. The shear runs up to 250 feet per minute and is capable of producing 5 slits of .048” pre painted steel, .050” aluminum, and .037” stainless steel. It has servo acceleration and closed loop controls for +/- 1/16” ...
  • McElroy Metal Panels Curved Onsite For Fire Station Installation Everyone notices curves and everyone will notice the seven barrel roofs on the new Tyler Fire Station #5 in Tyler, Texas.McElroy Metal manufactured and delivered more than 14,000 square feet of its Maxima ADV 2-inch tall standing seam panels in PVDF Medium Bronze—chosen because of its similarities to the traditional brass that adorned historic fire ...
  • ABC Supply Opens Two More Branches BELOIT, Wis. – In recent weeks, building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has opened two more branches – one in Philadelphia and the other in Newnan, Georgia. The Philadelphia store provides a second ABC location for contractors working within the city. The Newnan branch is ABC Supply’s seventh location in the growing Atlanta area. Both ...
  • Buying a new vs. used rollformer: What’s best for you? Research a necessity to ensure the better decision for your operation By Joe Repovs, Founder, Samco Machinery TORONTO, December 2, 2014 – Successful businesses are run by people who are prudent with how money is spent or re-invested into the business. The bigger the expenditure, the more research may be required to make the best decision. The purchase ...
  • Wayne Dalton doors to be featured on HGTV, Science Channel programs Wayne Dalton, the garage door and overhead door manufacturer, will be featured on two upcoming nationwide television series: “Property Brothers at Home” on HGTV, and the Science Channel’s “How It’s Made.” “Property Brothers at Home” is a series featuring renovation projects completed by the Scott Brothers at their home in Las Vegas. The four part series featuring Wayne Dalton ...
  • AWC announces self-directed study program LEESBURG, VA. – The American Wood Council is now offering a complimentary self-directed learning program on designing with wood. Courses are related to the use of traditional and engineered wood products for residential and commercial applications and are available on the AWC website. The program allows those seeking continuing education unit (CEU) credits and others wanting ...
  • METAL ROOFERS: WHAT’S YOUR OUTLOOK FOR 2015? survey graphicTo better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2015. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete our quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2015 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept strictly ...
  • Time lapse video: Minnesota McDonald’s constructed in 3 minutes - New McDonald’s Restaurant Construction Captured With Time Lapse Cameras From brinnoUSA -Two time lapse cameras from brinnoUSA were recently used by professional photographer, Josh Banks, to film the construction of Courtesy Corporation’s newest McDonald’s restaurant located in Rochester, Minnesota. During the four month period of construction, Banks used the Brinno BCC 100 and the ...
  • Bradbury Announces People on the Move MOUNDRIDGE, KS, USA – The Bradbury Co., Inc. announces several promotions. Aaron Woods has accepted the position of Field Completion Coordinator within the Customer Service Department. Woods has worked in hydraulic assembly, and most recently as a Test Technician specializing in Bradbury eDrive® Levelers. He will be responsible for coordinating equipment installations and start-ups through their ...
  • DBCI Celebrates Nationwide 5-Year Safety Milestone All manufacturing locations remain accident-free for over five years Douglasville, GA – Roll-up door manufacturer DBCI announced that on October 29 its Chandler, Arizona manufacturing facility completed its fifth consecutive year without a single recordable injury. The milestone means all three DBCI manufacturing facilities have operated for over five years without an accident – a total ...
  • Drexel Metals roof tops home of METALCON VP - New roof, ventilation system help homeowner save energy, money – LOUISVILLE – If anyone has been presented with the opportunity to learn about the benefits of metal roofing, it’s Claire Kilcoyne.Kilcoyne is the Vice President of Trade Shows at METALCON and is getting everything ready for her 25th annual show in Tampa, Fla., scheduled for ...
  • RM Lucas adds #6500 universal flashing cement to product line RM Lucas continues to build upon its line of repair and maintenance products for the professional roofing industry. Lucas #6500 Universal Flashing Cement is a solvent based synthetic elastomeric resin that will work in all weather conditions. It is available in white or black and adheres to asphalt, mod-bit, TPO, PVC, Hypalon, metal and EPDM. ...
  • Historically reflective casino design is a challenge to create, but a pleasure to see Elk Grove Village, Ill. – Cherokee Nation Entertainment’s 10,000-sq.-ft. Ramona Casino features a unique style that was both challenging and rewarding to create. The curved nature of the building’s exterior required multiple shades and profiles of metal panels, plus clever installation work by the contractor, Abbco Roofing in Broken Arrow, Okla., which was up to ...
  • View now! Best of Metalcon 2014 DMag 2015 Best of MetalconMETALCON International is always a good show, and the 2014 event in Denver did not disappoint. A lot of connections and sales were made by exhibitors and attendees. But if you didn’t make it to METALCON 2014, or even if you did, what did you miss? See for yourself! Again this year, Metal Roofing Magazine ...
  • NCI Building Systems Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire CENTRIA HOUSTON- NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS), a leading manufacturer of metal products for the nonresidential building industry, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pittsburgh area-based CENTRIA, an internationally recognized leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of architectural insulated metal panel (IMP) wall and roof systems and a provider of integrated coil ...