Metal Roofing

Award-Winning Federal Building Features Creative Application Of DURANAR Coatings

Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building sheathed in high-performance aluminum skin. DURANAR coatings by PPG help form meet function on the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt (EGWW) Federal Building in Portland, Oregon. Called a “cornerstone of the federal government’s green building portfolio,” the EGWW Federal Building, constructed in 1974, is now sheathed in a high-performance skin of...

Now Accepting Applications For MRCA Foundation Scholarships

The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association MRCA Foundation will be awarding scholarships this year to MRCA Members and their families who are pursuing higher education within an industry-related field. The application can be found in the Foundation section of the MRCA website.  It contains more information about the scholarship program and instructions on how to...

TFC Releases Corporate Video

Triangle Fastener Corporation recently released their corporate video. The video highlights their products and services; and details the markets they serve. View the video on our YouTube channel at https://youtu.be/5LgRc0MIK9E For over 40 years, Triangle Fastener has been supplying a full line of fasteners, sealants, and tools to the commercial construction industry. They have...

CORRECTION

In the May issue of Metal Roofing Magazine in “the idea book,” the image shown (left) in the Levi’s Building Components’ product profile under Fasteners was not correct. The product shown is the proprietary WOODBINDER ZXL micro-bit that is the property of ST FASTENING SYSTEMS. This patented product is designed for use on all...

CORRECTION

In the May issue of Metal Roofing Magazine in “the idea book,” the image shown in the Levi’s Building Components’ product profile under Fasteners was not correct. Levi’s Building Components offers a variety of fasteners, which offer a grip to suit every building need. Mechanical galvanized Fastgrip (left) handles metal to wood jobs and...

Modifying a Solar Barn for a Prize-Worthy Herd

“A barn is only as good as the farmer using it,” Illinois contractor Jim Peters (a 1998 Rural Builder Hall of Fame inductee) believes, noting that a barn properly built, but poorly used is a waste of everyone’s time and effort. That’s why it was a special pleasure for him in 2016 to build...

MORIN Names Faulk For Marketing

Morin, a Kingspan Group Company, has announced the hiring of Peter Faulk as its marketing manager. He will be charged with invigorating electronic content for architects, developing systems for managing and disseminating electronic media and ideas to sales and clients, managing ad campaigns, sales support systems, trade shows and events, social media channels and...

Dynamic Fastener Releases Newest Hand Guide

Dynamic Fastener just released the newest version of its popular Tool and Fastener Hand Guide. This one-of-a-kind gem provides many answers to common and uncommon issues that arise in the metal roofing industry. The 132-page, full color publication, provides clear and concise answers to questions pertaining to fastener applications, engineering data, availability of types,...