Metal Roofing

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...

Developing A Sales System

When it comes to selling, what is your “Holy Grail?” Do you dream of that “perfect system,” which maximizes your chances of closing deals? Successful contractors follow defined systems and processes that lead them to higher sales. Considerable commitment is required to implement these systems but it is these systems that separate high-growth, high-quality...

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...

Consulting Services Available To NRCA Roofing Contractor Members

The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) is pleased to announce it is now providing consulting services at no charge to its roofing contractor members. Launched in June, NRCA’s Consulting Services is a benefit of membership that enables contractors to get tips and advice on current business issues, discuss business strategies or issues with consultants...

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...

The Importance of Product and Install Training

-BY MARK MULLINS, FABRAL– In the metal industry, like every other industry, keeping up with new products and proper installation is vital to the growth and success of any business. As a training manager and engineer, I see the importance of this every day. There are many installers, sales and support staff who simply...