Solar

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

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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VMZINC Partners With MetannaSM

VMZINC-US, a leading specialist in innovative zinc products, has announced that the company has partnered with MetannaSM, the metal roofing industry leader for solar roofing solutions, to deliver sustainable roof systems that prefer solar energy as the perfect solution to … Read more »

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Product feature: lumber and hardware retailer depends on AceClamp ML for solar panel system

PLAINVILLE, Conn. – Koopman Lumber & Hardware, a Massachusetts retailer of lumber, hardware and other building materials and equipment, selected the FM-Approved AceClamp® ML to install a 200Kw solar panel array system on its lumber, hardware, paint and design center … Read more »

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Roofers: Who are your favorite suppliers?

Metal of Honor

  Each year Metal Roofing Magazine honors those suppliers that receive the most votes from roofing contractors for the quality of products and services they offer. While the magazine presents the awards, we can’t do it without your help! We … Read more »

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Palram breaks ground on new logistics center

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. – Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has broken ground on an 80,000 square foot logistics center positioned directly next door to their Americas headquarters in Weisenberg Township, Kutztown, Pa. “As demand for … Read more »

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McElroy Metal celebrates 50th anniversary, introduces new logo

BOSSIER CITY, La. – McElroy Metal has responded to the needs of customers with innovative metal roofing and wall products and reliable service to become a leader in the construction industry. McElroy Metal, celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2013, remains … Read more »

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American Metal Roofs designated as Quality Contractor by MRA

American Metal Roofs (AMR) has been designated a Quality Contractor by the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA), a national consortium of metal roofing manufacturers. In order to be named to this elite status by the MRA, American Metal Roofs has met … Read more »

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International Roofing Expo rolls out plans for 2014 event

A figure of international intrigue and a series of in-depth educational programs await visitors at the 2014 International Roofing Expo. The annual event will be held February 26-28 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Frank Abagnale, … Read more »

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Metl-Span announces ‘green booth’ for Greenbuild

 Metl-Span® will be bringing a Green Booth to Greenbuild to introduce its Envolution™ Architectural Products, the company’s branded line of architectural panels, trim items and accessories. All carpet, signage and graphics in the eco-friendly booth are made from material containing … Read more »

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MCA recognizes outstanding building projects with 2013 Chairman’s Awards

The Metal Construction Association recognized its 2013 Chairman’s Award recipients at METALCON International in early October. The Chairman’s Awards are an annual designation given to outstanding building projects involving MCA member companies. The awards honor innovation and creativity while showcasing … Read more »

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