Metal Roofing News

General news relevant to the metal roofing industry.

METAL ROOFING PROFESSIONALS: WHAT’S YOUR FORECAST FOR 2018?

To better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2018. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete this quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2018 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept...

Beckers BeckryTex Glimmer Elevates Textured Coatings

Beckers BeckryTex line is well known in the industry for its unique textured surfaces, eye-catching aesthetics, and matchless durability. One thing our customers have requested is a wider color palette to expand this exceptional product line into the siding market. Enter Beckry Tex Glimmer. Glimmer provides the same exceptional durability as...

ATAS International Hosts Manufacturing Day Event

In celebration of Manufacturing Day 2017, ATAS International, Inc. opened their doors in early October to 60 area students and adults. This was the fifth year that ATAS participated in this event. Schools and organizations that were represented included:  Lehigh Carbon Community College, Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, Lehigh Valley Economic Development and Parkland...

Beckers: First Coil Coatings Company To Receive GreenPro Certificate

Beckers Group is the first coil coatings company to receive the GreenPro Certificate, a product certification given by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII-GBC), that recognizes Beckers’ BeckryTherm paint systems as sustainable throughout their life cycle. The award ceremony took place at the annual Green Building Congress 2017, India’s flagship event...

Curved Metal Canopies Boost Safety, Appeal Of Commuter Train Station

Construction of the new Metra Union Pacific/West commuter railroad station in Lombard, Illinois, marks a major improvement for riders as well as the residents of the Village of Lombard. Prior to building the sparkling new station, riders simply boarded from two uncovered platforms. Now, the nearly 1,300 weekday riders enjoy the convenience...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Opens Branch In Antioch, California

Tom Hennigan to lead the location’s team as it supports area contractors. Professional contractors in Antioch, California, will have easier access to exterior building products such as roofing, siding and windows as well as industry expertise with the opening of an ABC Supply Co. Inc. greenfield location at 2701 Verne Roberts...

D.I. Roof Seamers Appoints Jason Ray As Sales Manager

D.I. Roof Seamers recently appointed Jason Ray as sales manager. Ray is a graduate of Purdue University with a specialty in organizational leadership and supervision as well as LEAN management. He has served for the past several years as the national technical manager of metal roofing systems for Firestone Buildings Products....