Metal Buildings

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Battling Condensation: Determining the Best Method of Control

- By Mark Mullins, Fabral – As suppliers and installers of metal roofing, we have all likely dealt with the issue of condensation. There are several control methods available so the first consideration must be towards looking at the building … Read more »

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Petersen Metal Roof On New School Blends Well

The new International Magnet School for Global Citizenship has opened in South Windsor, Connecticut, with the mission of creating a better world through education. As part of the Capitol Region Education Council, the school will foster the education and development … Read more »

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Drexel Metals Joins Metal Roofing Alliance

Drexel Metals has joined marketing forces with other metal roofing manufacturers by signing on as a member of the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA). The MRA was formed with the goal of educating residential consumers about the styles and benefits of … Read more »

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RCMA Merges With The RRCI

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) and the Reflective Roof Coatings Institute (RRCI) have merged together into one industry association, which will continue to advance, promote and expand the national and international market for roof coatings through education, outreach, technical … Read more »

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The Bradbury Group Introduces The Mini-B.O.S.S. Flying Shear

The Bradbury Co., Inc. is pleased to introduce 24” and 36” wide Mini- B.O.S.S. Flying Shears to complement the existing 48” model. The 24” model is ideal for trim roll forming lines or standing seam lines while the 36” can … Read more »

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Atlas Roofing Appoints New VP of Sales and Marketing

Atlas Roofing Corp., an industry leader in the manufacturing of commercial and residential building materials, announced Steve Heaton will oversee product sales and marketing for the polyiso division including Atlas Roof Insulation and the Wall CI Board. He will succeed … Read more »

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Palram Partners with Snavely Forest Products to distribute PALIGHT Trimboard

Kutztown, PA – Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has partnered with Snavely Forest Products, a recognized distribution leader in the wholesale lumber and building products industry, to offer the full line of PALIGHT® Trimboard products. … Read more »

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Jonathan Williams to serve as Lancaster, PA, facility plant manager at Fabral

Lancaster, PA – Fabral, the leading provider of metal for building envelope solutions, announces the appointment of Jonathan Williams as plant manager at Fabral’s Lancaster, Pennsylvania facility. With more than 30 years of manufacturing experience, and 15 years of operational … Read more »

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ABC Supply Co. Inc. acquires Siding World

Transaction Includes 17 Locations in Michigan, Indiana and Ohio   BELOIT, Wis. – Building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc. has acquired the assets of Siding World, a distributor of siding and other exterior building products including roofing, windows, doors, decking … Read more »

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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 … Read more »

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