Metal Roofing

Metal Makeover: The Garland Company Releases New Brochure

Check out Garland’s new and improved Metal Solutions brochure for access to a full line of high-performance metal roofing options. This piece is a must-see for architects, design professionals, building owners and facility managers looking to combine strength and style. Garland’s line of high-performance metal options provide not only beautiful building finishes, but also...

Valspar To Be Acquired By Sherwin-Williams For $11.3 Billion

The Sherwin-Williams Co., a U.S. paint company, recently said it agreed to acquire Valspar Corp. for about $11.3 billion, or $113 per share, in an all-cash transaction. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, represented a premium of approximately 41 percent to Valspar’s volume weighted average...

ATAS Participated in the Third Annual Student Video Contest

ATAS was pleased to be recently involved with the “What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?” student video contest for the third consecutive year, along with the Manufacturers Resource Center and Dream It. Do It. Pennsylvania. This video contest has successfully introduced hundreds of middle school students, parents, teachers, guidance counselors and school principals to what...

2017 International Roofing Expo Issues Call for Presentations Proposals

The 2017 International Roofing Expo [IRE] is seeking researchers, educators, consultants, technical experts and industry leaders to share their knowledge and business expertise as presenters for the educational conference program. Taking place March 1-3, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, the educational program conference presents the latest trends in...

MCA Enhances Technical Resources Section On Website

It is now easier for architects, contractors and building managers looking for technical assistance to access a wealth of metal construction resources on the Metal Construction Association’s (MCA’s) website at www.metalconstruction.org/Tech-Resources. The MCA has reorganized more than 25 technical resources that are available for free download from the association’s website. Resources range from MCM...

ATAS Named a Winner of the Lehigh Valley 2016 Top Workplaces Award

ATAS International, Inc. has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Morning Call. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including...

EPDM Coatings Adds New Sales Team Member

EPDM Coatings has announced a new addition to their sales team. Jim Ashbrook will be responsible for developing the company’s sales within the company’s commercial/property division. Ashbrook brings to EPDM Coatings more than 30 years of strategic sales management, account management and field support experience in a variety of industries. Ashbrook’s experience in consultative sales...

Lester Building Systems Launches New Patented Metal Roof System

New Product Gives Consumers Innovative Upgrade with Big Savings. Paul Boor, vice president of engineering at Lester Building Systems, asked himself a simple question. How can we make a better metal roof system? Specifically, can we make one that delivers the benefits of both a standing seam roof and a through-fastened roof? The answer?...

ATAS International, Inc. Adds Almond To Selection Of Colors

ATAS International is pleased to announce the addition of the color Almond to its increasing line of standard colors. This timeless natural hue nicely complements many other colors of the spectrum. The neutral tone of Almond lends itself to versatility within a building design. It can be a primary focal point, for example, when used...

MCA elects 2016 officers and board members

The Metal Construction Association (MCA) has elected its 2016 officers and board of directors. Dale Nelson, president of Roof Hugger Inc., Odessa, Fla., was elected chair of the association. Ed Karper, account manager for Akzo Nobel Coatings, Inc., Columbus, Ohio, was elected vice-chair, and Jim Bush, vice president of sales and marketing for ATAS...