Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

Triangle Fastener Offers A New Mobile Site For Fastener Selection

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) provides the first mobile site designed to help you select a fastener based on your specific application requirements. It provides a fast and easy way to choose the best fastener for your application. It works with mobile phones, tablets and desktop computers. The site prompts you to select a substrate,...

Roofinox Stainless Steel Now Sold By N.B. Handy

Dave Rowe, vice president of Roofinox America of Eatontown, New Jersey, has announced that N.B. Handy, the Lynchburg, Virginia, based supplier of metals, metal fabricating machinery, and sheet metal for the roofing and HVAC trades, has become a stocking provider of the Roofinox line of stainless steel and tin plated (Terne) stainless metal roofing materials....

Redesigned Petersen Catalog Features Five New PAC-CLAD Products

Petersen introduces five new products in the PAC-CLAD lineup, all beautifully presented in its redesigned corporate catalog. The updated catalog also includes new, enhanced features for an existing product, plus 30 new photographs of inspirational architecture designed using PAC-CLAD roof and wall products. The new catalog is available for viewing or downloading in the...

IMETCO Announces New Metal Rainscreen Builder App

IMETCO (Innovative Metals Company, Inc.) recently launched its metal rainscreen builder app, allowing customers to virtually build a custom IntelliScreen system by choosing components best suited for their environment and project requirements. The easy-to-use app provides a finished rendering for use in architectural specifications or project submittals. IMETCO‘s new metal rainscreen builder app allows users to build a...

Beckers Group Opens New Site In Monterrey, Mexico

Beckers Group, a leading global supplier of coil coatings, recently announced the official opening of its new production site in Monterrey, Mexico, April 6, 2016. This new addition to the Beckers’ manufacturing network will enhance the company’s operations and support development of top-quality industrial coatings for Latin American markets. Beckers Group CEO Boris Gorella:...

New Snow Retention System For Metal Roofs: Dyna-Guard

DYNA-GUARD, from Dynamic Fastener, is a new snow retention system designed to be used on metal roofs. This system can be easily installed on a new construction project or retrofitted to an existing metal roof. During installation of DYNA-GUARD, first, either clamps or brackets are attached to the metal roof. Dynamic Fastener’s DYNA-CLAMPS are...

2016 METALCON plans underway

METALCON plans are well underway. The 2016 METALCON heads to Baltimore this year, October 26-28. For the first time, METALCON attendees can take a 2-day Metal Roofing Installation Training Program and earn a MCA Metal Roof Training Certificate of Completion. The training program will be based on the recently published Metal Roof Installation Manual, developed...

Metal Makeover: The Garland Company Releases New Brochure

Check out Garland’s new and improved Metal Solutions brochure for access to a full line of high-performance metal roofing options. This piece is a must-see for architects, design professionals, building owners and facility managers looking to combine strength and style. Garland’s line of high-performance metal options provide not only beautiful building finishes, but also...

Valspar To Be Acquired By Sherwin-Williams For $11.3 Billion

The Sherwin-Williams Co., a U.S. paint company, recently said it agreed to acquire Valspar Corp. for about $11.3 billion, or $113 per share, in an all-cash transaction. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, represented a premium of approximately 41 percent to Valspar’s volume weighted average...

MCA Enhances Technical Resources Section On Website

It is now easier for architects, contractors and building managers looking for technical assistance to access a wealth of metal construction resources on the Metal Construction Association’s (MCA’s) website at www.metalconstruction.org/Tech-Resources. The MCA has reorganized more than 25 technical resources that are available for free download from the association’s website. Resources range from MCM...