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  • ‘Grand opening’ for new family farm shop New building also serves as informal community gathering place HECTOR, Minn. – The best customers are the customers that feel good about what they have purchased. Dean Schneider, a crops and livestock farmer in New Ulm, Minn., opened up his new farm shop for a community fundraiser. Schweiss Doors made it an opening everyone will remember. “When ...
  • NCCA offers free downloadable “Tool Kits” on coil coating process Cleveland, Ohio—The National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) offers more than 20 free educational “Tool Kits” in PDF format written by industry experts on the coil coating process. The Tool Kits are comprehensive yet easily understood papers that address popular topics related to prepainted metal and the process. Some examples include: “Coil Coating Topcoat Systems,” “Pigments for ...
  • 2016 Frame Building Expo for post-frame builders Mark Your Calendar! – Don’t forget about the Frame Building Expo!  2016 National Frame Building Expo March 9-11, 2016 Indianapolis Convention Center Indianapolis, Indiana Sponsored by the National Frame Building Association, the Frame Building Expo is open to all builders who wish to network, learn and exchange information about post-frame construction. The Expo represents a variety of post-frame building types including agricultural (equestrian stables, ...
  • Cutting Steel Shingles Just Got 30 Percent Easier Now make fast, safe, precise cuts in steel shingles, shakes and tile style roofing, including DECRA, METRO and GERARD brands, all season long, with the Stone Coated Steel Roofing Cutter from Malco Products. Compound leverage and a generous handle length reduce user cutting force up to 30 percent vs. other guillotine style cutters that pose ...
  • Merchant & Evans, Roofinox Offer Customers Unique Roofing Products Merchant & Evans, Inc., the Burlington, New Jersey-based manufacturer of premium metal roofing systems and Roofinox America of Tinton Falls, New Jersey, recently announced a strategic alliance to provide the Roofinox line of stainless steel and tin-plated (terne-coated) metal roofing materials to Merchant & Evans customers in the United States and Canada. With the new partnership, ...
  • Petersen Aluminum Metal Roof, Wall Panels Design Files Available Online Architects and designers now have multiple options for digitally locating and specifying Petersen Aluminum products during the design phase of any project. The manufacturer of metal roof and wall panels now has its library of BIM, CAD and installation drawings available on design platforms including Autodesk Seek, Arcat and Sweets. Most recently, Petersen Aluminum has established ...
  • Silver replacing white as popular color choice in prepainted metals Cleveland, OH – Even though white has been a mainstay color in most of the industries served by prepainted metal, silver and other metallic colors are beginning to work their way in to mainstream applications, according to the National Coil Coating Association (NCCA). As consumers continue to look for inexpensive ways to make products appear more ...
  • MCA publishes new technical bulletin: Fastener Compatibility with Profiled Metal Roof and Wall Panels CHICAGO, IL – The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has published a new technical resource to assist designers and installers in selecting the proper type of fastener: Fastener Compatibility with Profiled Metal Roof and Wall Panels. Found in the technical resources section of the MCA website at www.metalconstruction.org, the new bulletin includes a convenient table that serves ...
  • Drexel Metals, Freedom Roofing Complete Successful School Re-Roof Installers formed, curved panels onsite for barrel roof over gymnasium A unique and challenging roofing problem on a large school called for a permanent solution. Freedom Roofing Solutions of Vilonia, Arkansas, formed and curved Drexel Metals roof panels onsite. “It was a fun one,” says Brian Kirk, who co-owns Freedom Roofing with his cousin Keith Williams. “We ...
  • MFM Building Products receives ICC Approval for window flashing tapes Coshocton, OH: MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is proud to announce that three of the company’s window flashing tapes now have ICC Approval, Evaluation Report ESR-2783. WindowWrap® PSX-20, WindowWrap® PowerBond™ and WindowWrap® White meet the ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Flexible Flashing ...
  • Homan Industries selected for BioPreferred Program Homan Industries has announced that the company, which includes Homan Industries, Homan Forest Products and Tri State Lumber, has been selected to participate in the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) BioPeferred program. The process includes an audit of manufacturing process and laboratory testing of products to ensure they meet the established biobased standard. Products approved under ...
  • TFC releases Market Specific Product Catalogs Triangle Fastener Corporation has released three Market Specific Product Catalogs that provide details on a full line of products for specific construction applications. The new line-up of catalogs include: Metal Roofing/Building; Low Slope (Flat) Roofing; and Interior/Drywall construction industries. Each catalog provides product details on a wide variety of fasteners, sealants, tools, and accessories, plus technical information ...
  • Fabral Announces 2015 Project of the Year Winners Norcross, GA – Fabral proudly announces the 2015 winners of its annual Project of the Year contest: Astro Buildings, Cleary Building Corp, McCarty Roofing Inc., Morris-Ginsburg, and Cedar Preservations. The Project of the Year contest, now in its 11th year, allows Fabral to recognize its customers’ commitment to architectural creativity and excellence. Participants were invited to ...
  • New Product: Acu-Form Deluxe Perforator Paint Valley Parts introduces an all-new Acu-Form Deluxe Perforator Double Pass roll former. The Deluxe has profiled center dies to hold material and makes a nice straight perforation. All the perforator dies are designed with D2 steel for longer wear life, as well as the ability to sharpen if the need arises. The dual entry ...
  • McElroy Metal Makes 138T Shingle Recover Brochure Available For Download McElroy Metal announces the download availability of its new brochure, 138T Shingle Recover System. The 138T symmetrical standing seam panel offers ease of installation, the ability to replace individual panels, unmatched wind uplift resistance and improved weathertightness. This innovative system requires no tear-off and disposal of the existing roof, no underlayment as well as yields a ...
  • RHEINZINK Panels Highlight Design Of Clubhouse San Francisco’s Tenderloin area is one of the city’s most densely populated neighborhoods. Most of its residents live below the poverty line without access to backyards or green space. The area’s only open space, one-acre Boeddeker Park, had become riddled with problems. The Trust for Public Land, a national non-profit organization headquartered in San Francisco, in ...
  • National Hardware Launches Decorative Interior Sliding Door Hardware LAKE FOREST, Calif. – High-quality interior sliding door kits are being offered by National Hardware beginning in August 2015. National Hardware, offers the interior sliding door hardware kits in two unique styles, rustic and contemporary, to fit the popular design aesthetics of today’s homes. “Interior sliding doors are no longer just a trend,” says Jonathan Begg, ...
  • Sno Gem Introduces Sno Blockade Snow Retention System Sno Gem Inc., a cutting-edge snow retention manufacturer, recently introduced the Sno Blockade snow retention system to provide the architectural community with another permanent and more aesthetically pleasing solution for snow and ice on standing seam metal roofing. Sno Blockade offers a choice between a 1-inch or a 2-inch bar, available in standard mill finish aluminum ...
  • New Aluminum Composite Material Wall Panel Brochure From Englert Englert, Inc. has announced the availability of a print and online brochure for its line of aluminum composite material wall panels. The new six-page color brochure provides descriptions of Englert’s line of four ACM panels including: The Englert CWP 200, a sequentially installed rainscreen system that employs an integral, accent strip and adjustable attachment method; The Englert CWP ...
  • Roofinox Announces Expansion Plans for U.S. Market Roofinox International, a European-based, 30-plus-year-old manufacturer of metal roofing materials, has announced plans to expand sales and distribution of three key products in the United States through its subsidiary, Roofinox America, Inc. Products include Roofinox Classic, a brush-rolled material designed for roofing and wall cladding, Roofinox Plus .0157, a ribbed surface material for smoother roofing results ...