Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

ATAS Expands Partnership With Roofinox

ATAS International, Inc., a leader in sustainable building envelope technology, has expanded its three-year partnership with Roofinox America with the addition of the company’s stainless steel roofing products to the 2016 ATAS complete product line catalog. The Roofinox product line consists of Roofinox Classic brush-rolled stainless steel, Roofinox Pearl bead-blasted stainless steel, Roofinox Plus...

PPG To Exhibit Liquid, Powder Coatings

PPG will display DURANAR and CORAFLON coatings, speak at an industry meeting and highlight a range of printed and digital color selectors and specification tools during CONSTRUCT 2016 at the Austin Convention Center in Texas, Sept. 8-9. PPG will present versatile Duranar liquid coatings for coil and extrusion applications in a variety of formulations,...

FASCO America Names Chad Giese to National Sales & Product Manager

To grow the organization in tandem with the level of tremendous growth FASCO America has been experiencing, Chad Giese has now been promoted to the position of national sales and product manager effective immediately. This is the second promotion for Giese who began his career at FASCO America as North Central territory manager, and...

EDCO Products, Inc. Launches Infiniti Roofing Line

Product innovations and technology developments have been a hallmark characteristic of EDCO Products for the past 70 years—and they have done it again. Delivering yet another industry first, EDCO is proud to announce the launch of their latest product innovation; the all-new Infiniti Roofing line. “Infiniti Roofing is the latest addition to an already...

Union Corrugating Expanding; Opening Janesville, WI, Facility

Union Corrugating has announced they are opening their first facility in the upper Midwest, significantly expanding their footprint in the metal roofing industry. The new 40,000-square-foot facility, located in Janesville, Wisconsin, will offer Union’s complete product line to customers in the upper Midwest. 11th Facility “Opening our 11th facility in Janesville gives us the...

PPG, Mill Steel Expand Access To DURASTAR ULTRA-COOL Coatings For Coil Coatings Market

PPG and Mill Steel have announced that Mill Steel will stock, market and sell DURASTAR ULTRA-COOL silicone-modified polyester (SMP) coatings by PPG to building product manufacturers. Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Mill Steel is one of North America’s largest steel distribution and service centers. Brian Knapp, PPG director, coil and building products, said the...

McElroy Metal Receives UES Evaluation Report for Mirage, PBU, U Panels

McElroy Metal received a Uniform Evaluation Service (UES) Evaluation Report declaring the company’s Mirage Panel, PBU Panel and U Panel have all been evaluated for use as metal roof panels in compliance with Section 1507.4 of the International Building Code and Section R905.10 of the International Residential Code. The structural, weather resistance and fire...

ATAS Sales Team Of The Year Named

ATAS International, Inc. is pleased to announce Mike Krahling, CSI, CDT, and Eric Samley as the recipients of its annual Malan S. Parker Award to recognize the top sales team of 2015. The team was chosen for their overall sales growth within the territory, and observance of corporate goals and objectives. Krahling has been...

Fabral continues to expand production capacity

Fabral is expanding its flat sheet and slit coil program in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern U.S. New slitting and blanking capacity will be added in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, beginning September 1, 2016. This follows on the heels of Fabral’s move of its Grapevine, Texas, facility into a larger, more contemporary space in Ft. Worth. Flat...