Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

Virginia Library Designed To Mirror Region’s Traditional Aesthetics

Morin roofing, wall panels featured on new 43,000 square foot facility Choosing building materials reminiscent of the agricultural structures common to the region, the design of Varina Area Library in Henrico, Virginia, blended wood and stone, as well as metal roofing and wall panels from Morin, A Kingspan Group Company. “It was an attempt...

PPG Launches New Website For Architectural Metal Coatings

Highlights include streamlined look, intuitive navigation, access to specification tools PPG has launched a new web site for architectural metal coatings featuring a streamlined appearance, intuitive navigation and enhanced access to popular coatings specification tools. Architects, specifiers and product manufacturers will find PPG’s product information organized by coatings type—coil or extrusion—as well as by...

American Building Components Launches Online Ordering Website

American Building Components recently announced the launch of their online ordering tool accessible via shop.abcmetalroofing.com. Developed with a focus on mobile‐first design, this platform allows their customers to order products online 24 hours a day, seven days a week via their desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices—enhancing the ease with which their customers do...

Accel Roofing Products, a Division of ATAS International, Introduces Colonial Seam

Accel Roofing Products, a division of ATAS International, Inc., has introduced Colonial Seam, a new residential standing seam metal roofing panel. Colonial Seam is a clipless panel that offers a traditional standing seam aesthetic with contemporary factory formed advantages. It is installed by locking the one-piece panel into the previous panel and fastening through pre-punched...

Metal Roof Technology and Production

Metal roofs, made from metal pieces or tiles are usually painted or stone coated steel. There are various types of metal roofs on the market, each one carrying its own pros and cons. The manufacturing ways of this roof differ, depending on the type of metal. How are Metal Roofs Produced? Standing seams metal...

New Tech Machinery Launches New Website

New Tech Machinery (NTM), the manufacturer of the world’s finest portable rollforming machines, is excited to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website (http://www.newtechmachinery.com). The revamped New Tech Machinery website features a clean professional design with an emphasis on improved navigation and user experience. The website also features an extensive collection of technical...

Three-Color Exterior Wall Panels Mirror Rich Wood Interior Of Performing Arts Facility

The magnificent new Austin Independent School District Performing Arts Center has drawn rave reviews from all quarters. The 62,000 square foot facility serves all Austin ISD schools and offers a 1,200-seat auditorium that will host concerts and theatrical performances in a 250-seat black box theatre and 100-seat multipurpose room. Two Petersen profiles were used...

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 several winners for...

Join Forces To Support National Roofing Week

To help the National Roofing Contractors Association’s (NRCA) members share in National Roofing Week, which will be held June 4-10, NRCA will be using Thunderclap, a crowdspeaking platform that allows people to Tweet or post a Facebook message on the same day—and at the same time—to achieve the maximum effect and rise above the noise on...