Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

New Managers And Rep Named At Englert

Englert has announced the promotion of four employees to new posts and has added a new sales representative. Pete Landy has been promoted to the position of national manager of distribution and logistics at Perth Amboy. As national manager, Pete will be responsible for the distribution of all Englert products from their point of...

McElroy Metal Makes 138T Shingle Recover Brochure Available For Download

McElroy Metal announces the download availability of its new brochure, 138T Shingle Recover System. The 138T symmetrical standing seam panel offers ease of installation, the ability to replace individual panels, unmatched wind uplift resistance and improved weathertightness. This innovative system requires no tear-off and disposal of the existing roof, no underlayment as well as...

Garland Raises $68,000 For The Boys & Girls Club Of Cleveland

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $68,000 to support the Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland in its effort to inspire and enable at-risk youth to reach their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. Garland’s corporate employees as well as its network of sales representatives located across the U.S., Canada and...

Sno Gem Introduces Sno Blockade Snow Retention System

Sno Gem Inc., a cutting-edge snow retention manufacturer, recently introduced the Sno Blockade snow retention system to provide the architectural community with another permanent and more aesthetically pleasing solution for snow and ice on standing seam metal roofing. Sno Blockade offers a choice between a 1-inch or a 2-inch bar, available in standard mill...

New Aluminum Composite Material Wall Panel Brochure From Englert

Englert, Inc. has announced the availability of a print and online brochure for its line of aluminum composite material wall panels. The new six-page color brochure provides descriptions of Englert’s line of four ACM panels including: The Englert CWP 200, a sequentially installed rainscreen system that employs an integral, accent strip and adjustable attachment...

Housing is Now Open For 2016 IRE

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2016 International Roofing Expo [IRE] can now make housing and travel reservations through the official hotel vendor, IRE Housing, powered by onPeak. Offering hotel, airline and car rental discounts through a variety of companies, IRE Housing offers the biggest savings and most valuable perks. Taking place February 17-19 at...

Roofinox Announces Expansion Plans for U.S. Market

Roofinox International, a European-based, 30-plus-year-old manufacturer of metal roofing materials, has announced plans to expand sales and distribution of three key products in the United States through its subsidiary, Roofinox America, Inc. Products include Roofinox Classic, a brush-rolled material designed for roofing and wall cladding, Roofinox Plus .0157, a ribbed surface material for smoother...

High Tech Roofing Brings Energy Efficiency To DoD

The nation’s largest energy user, the Department of Defense (DoD), is learning how to transform some of its 577,500 buildings and structures into state-of-art energy-saving powerhouses, by retrofitting old buildings with new high-tech roofing systems. In partnership with the Metal Construction Association (MCA) and the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the DoD...

McElroy Metal Offers Standing Seam System To Recover Asphalt Shingles

McElroy Metal has introduced a quick and efficient method for installing standing seam metal roofing, directly over asphalt shingles, without a tear-off. “Shingle tear-off is one of the biggest sources of construction debris that is responsible for clogging our landfills,” says Charlie Smith, national recover manager at McElroy Metal. “So the idea of leaving...

Samco Machinery Offers High-Performance Auto Adjust Panel Line

Samco Machinery has introduced an “on-the-fly” auto adjust panel line with stiffening ribs. This is a continuous and high performance roll forming line with a blank feeding operation. The line can run variable speeds from 0 up to maximum 200 feet per minute via variable frequency drive. Top speed is based on the product...