Metal Buildings

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D.I. Roof Seamers Appoints Jason Ray As Sales Manager

D.I. Roof Seamers recently appointed Jason Ray as sales manager. Ray is a graduate of Purdue University with a specialty in organizational leadership and supervision as well as LEAN management. He has served for the past several years as the national technical manager of metal roofing systems for Firestone Buildings Products....

ATAS International, Inc. Introduces New Wall Cladding Profile

ATAS International, Inc. has introduced Versa-Line, a new wall cladding profile. This concealed fastener wall panel is designed for horizontal or vertical applications. Pre-punched fastener slots allow for quick and easy installation. The new Versa-Line panel is available in 12 3/8” or 16 3/8” coverage with a 1” panel depth and...

MRA Training 10/18 and 10/19 at METALCON 2017

Increasing Profits and Growing Your Residential Metal Roofing Company in the Age of Millennials. The Metal Roofing Alliance (www.MetalRoofing.com)  is hosting two exclusive seminars for metal roofing contractors at METALCON 2017. Both are designed to help contractors to grow their residential metal roofing businesses with practical advice and ideas that can make an...

McElroy Metal Part Of Award-Winning Equestrian Community Facility

Max-Rib panels specified and installed as roofing and most of the walls. The residents of the Marlboro Ridge Housing Community were promised equestrian facilities before the recession hit and brought the project to a halt about 10 years ago. Some things are worth waiting for. After the long wait, Fuog/InterBuild Inc....

ATAS Announces Winners For The Project Of The Year Awards

ATAS International, Inc. honored its 2016 Project of the Year winners at a recent awards banquet. This annual competition recognizes projects in which ATAS products have been incorporated into the design of the building. An independent panel of judges reviewed photos of all the projects submitted throughout the year and chose...

‘Elite’ Grain Center a Showpiece of Sukup Equipment

SHEFFIELD, Iowa – As if the striking profile of the building weren’t enough, one look at the control panel in the new grain loading/unloading station at Patterson Farms confirms it as a grain handler’s dream come true. There are controls for sweeps and unload conveyors in four bins, for leg and...

Selling Fire Safety

Fire Safety is a metal roofing benefit that many salespeople fail to discuss. If the home is not located in a fire-prone area, they assume that the homeowner won’t be motivated by the fire safety of a metal roof. But, like anything, the reality is that they will be motivated once they...