Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

Iconic Metal Architecture Defines, Unites Corporate Facility

Located on a highly visible urban infill site in Clarksville, Tennessee, the new Workforce Essentials headquarters and career training center is situated at a “gateway entry” intersection to the downtown district. The new 40,000-square-foot facility consolidates services that had been provided at agency offices previously scattered around the city. After initially considering renovation of...

Triangle Fastener Announces METALCON 2016 Contest Entry Winners

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) would like to thank all who attended METALCON 2016 and visited their booth. This year TFC held a contest to give away six new DeWalt 20 volt Versa-Clutch Screwguns with the new FLEXVOLT Technology, as well as one 50” Smart HDTV. They are pleased to announce the winners! Winners of...

S-5!, MBCI Develop AIA Course, Improving Wind Uplift On Metal Roofs

Improving Wind Uplift on Metal Roofs is a new AIA continuing education course, developed by S-5! and MBCI to help architects discover the art and science of wind control and wind uplift on metal roofs and metal structures. This is a 1-hour AIA Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) Learning Unit course. It offers architects...

METAL ROOFING PROFESSIONALS: WHAT’S YOUR OUTLOOK FOR 2017? 

To better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2017. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete this quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2017 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept strictly...

MFM Building Products Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal Complies With CSA Acceptance Criteria

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, recently announced that its Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal high temperature roofing underlayment complies with CSA 123.22-08 “Self-Adhering Polymer Modified Bituminous Sheet Materials Used as Steep Roofing Underlayment for Ice Dam Protection.” The evaluation...

EDCO Products, Inc. Unveils New Colors To Infiniti Roofing Line 

EDCO Products, a Minnesota-based manufacturer of residential and commercial exterior building products, announced the introduction of five additional colors to their extremely popular Infiniti Roofing line, which launched earlier this year. Infiniti Roofing, with its multi-tone layering, permanent thermal-fused texture and Whisper Quiet technology, was a breakthrough in the metal roofing industry and further...

CertainTeed & DECRA Join MRA As Newest Manufacturer Members

The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA: www.metalroofing.com) recently announced the addition of two new manufacturer members to its organization. CertainTeed, a leading North American building materials manufacturer, joins the MRA to promote its new line of architectural metal roofing products. Also joining the MRA is DECRA, an innovator and leader in the stone coated metal roofing market....

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NFBA Members Spotlight: Wayne Wingard of Master Steel Roofing

-By Kathy Jonas – Although metal roofs are becoming ever more popular atop schools, commercial buildings, agricultural structures and homes, they are not really a new invention. The Romans placed copper on the Pantheon in 27 BC, and metal roofs were used on barns in the United States in the late 1800s. Wayne Wingard...

McElroy Metal Now Offering Cor-Ten AZP Raw 

McElroy Metal has added Cor-Ten AZP Raw to its product line, offering the look of aged or weathered roofing and cladding. Cor-Ten AZP Raw is a fluoropolymer coating system that uses cool pigment technology that McElroy Metal applies over Galvalume coated steel sheet. It’s available in a variety of McElroy Metal standing seam and...

MFM Building Products Unveils New Peel & Seal Retail Packing

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is pleased to introduce Peel & Seal Aluminum in new shrink-wrapped and labeled retail packaging units. Peel & Seal is the original, self-stick roll roofing waterproofing membrane specifically designed for low-slope/low-pitch residential and commercial applications....