Solar

News, features and products related to solar projects in the metal roofing industry.

L-Foot from AceClamp/PMC Makes Installing Solar Racking Systems Easier Than Ever 

The new L-Foot from AceClamp/PMC Industries makes installing solar racking systems easier than ever. Installers no longer have to contend with wide, L-shaped brackets that prevent complete access to mounting clamp fasteners. The new L-Foot does not cover the top-mounted … Read more »

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METALCON 2014: new location, new learning opportunities, new exhibits

- By Marge O’Connor  – The 24th annual METALCON holds true to the event’s tradition of offering new features while maintaining the high quality education and products consistent with what the metal industry offers. This year’s event takes place October … Read more »

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Sno Gem Inc. introduces PV Cube standing seam attachment system

- Innovative WaveLock™ technology offers strength unparalleled in the industry – McHENRY, Ill. (July 8, 2014) – Sno Gem® Inc. recently introduced the PV Cube™ standing seam attachment system, a clamp-to-seam solar panel racking and mounting system that provides unparalleled … Read more »

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Metal of Honor presented to PMC parent company at 30th anniversary event

PMC presentation

PMC President Jim Bailey (center, in light blue shirt) and CEO Alan Wasley (seated, in dark blue shirt) watch on as Brian Connolly of Maier Advertising announces PMC’s award as a Metal Roofing Magazine Metal of Honor Award recipient. The … Read more »

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AceClamp/PMC Authorized To Apply UL Mark To Products

PLAINVILLE, Conn.  – AceClamp®/PMC Industries has received authorization to apply the UL Mark to its AceClamp® non-penetrating, standing seam metal roof fasteners and solar kits. This stamp of approval indicates a product has passed stringent testing for code requirements and … Read more »

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2014 idea book Product Guide for metal roofing

The tenth edition of “the idea book” is still the only publication of its kind, presenting the environmental benefits and unlimited design possibilities of metal roofing through practical applications. The intent of “the idea book” is to demonstrate the many … Read more »

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LMCurbs reaches 20-year milestone as strategic distributor for S-5!

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. — S-5!®, the well-respected authority on attachment technology for the metal roofing industry, is proud to announce its twenty-year association with LMCurbs®, the single-source supplier of top-of-the-line metal roofing accessories. Impressively, LMCurbs has sold over eight million … Read more »

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2014 idea book – Underlayments

ATAS International ATAS offers two different underlayment systems for metal roofing. ATA-Guard is a polyolefin based, 100 percent asphalt free, high-strength underlayment with a slip-resistant surface designed for use on steep sloped roofs as an alternative replacement for traditional roofing … Read more »

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2014 idea book – Solar Products

ATAS International InSpire, a solar air heating and drying wall system, is designed with precision perforations and mounted a few inches from a building’s outer wall. Solar heated air at the surface of the panel is drawn through the perforations … Read more »

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2014 idea book – Fasteners

Alpine SnowGuards Alpine SnowGuards introduced a new line of products for attachment to standing seam metal roofs. The ASG-U2 clamps allow for attachment of just about anything to a standing seam roof, including solar panel racking and snow guard systems. … Read more »

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