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Atlas Bolt & Screw President Ridenour to retire

ASHLAND, Ohio  – Randy Ridenour, President of Atlas Bolt & Screw Company LLC, has decided to retire at the end of 2016 after 32 years with the company. Ridenour joined Atlas in 1984 as Central Region Branch Manager and held positions of increasing responsibility leading to his promotion to President in November 2009. “Throughout...

IRE Attendee Online Registration Now Open

Online registration is now open for the International Roofing Expo (IRE), taking place March 1-3, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Online registration is available at www.TheRoofingExpo.com/Attendee/Register, where show information is accessible 24-hours a day, seven days a week. “We recommend that attendees register early for the International...

New Brochure Highlights Full-Line Of Stainless Steel Roofing Products

Roofinox, a manufacturer of architectural stainless steel, has introduced a new four-page, four-color brochure highlighting the company’s line of products providing long-term sustainability and corrosion-resistance for roofing, wall-cladding, flashing, rainware and interior design. “Each of our stainless steel products offers a unique set of characteristics ideal for virtually all forms of roofing applications,” says Dave Rowe,...

Fabral Expands Powerseam Product Line

Fabral continues to deliver on its commitment to support customer success with the addition of a new metal structural standing seam panel system. Effective Sept. 1, 2016, the new architectural Powerseam II profile will be available through the company’s Gridley, Illinois, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, and St. Joseph, Minnesota, manufacturing facilities. As with the existing Powerseam...

S-5! introduces DualGard two-pipe system for ultimate snow retention

Colorado Springs, Colo. – The new DualGard snow retention system from S-5! uses two 1-inch pipes to keep snow and ice in place while it melts safely. When installed properly, DualGard protects people and property from dangerous roof snow avalanches. Designed to preserve the coveted look of the metal roof, DualGard can be painted,...

Book Your Hotel Reservations for the 2017 International Roofing Expo

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2017 International Roofing Expo (IRE) can make housing and travel reservations through the official hotel vendor, IRE Housing, powered by onPeak. Offering hotel, airline and car rental discounts through a variety of companies, IRE Housing offers the biggest savings and most valuable perks. Taking place March 1-3, 2017, at...

ATAS International, Inc. Will Be Exhibiting At CONSTRUCT In Austin, Texas

ATAS International, Inc. will be displaying a variety of products at the CONSTRUCT conference and trade show on Sept. 8th and 9th in booth 548. New items, including Isoleren insulated metal panels for roofs and walls, along with enhanced perimeter edge systems, will be featured. As the demand for energy efficient, airtight buildings continues to...

Sprawling, Energy-Efficient DMV Facility Earns LEED Silver

The sprawling, sparkling Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) facility sets a new standard in both energy efficiency and customer service. The brand new 43,000 square foot facility, located in New Castle, Delaware, is the first state-owned building to achieve LEED Silver certification, and is the third DMV office to follow a design prototype...

METALCON 2016 Gives Back to Veterans

The metal construction industry’s largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions gives back to the local community during its annual tradeshow and conference taking place Oct. 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center. METALCON has partnered with the America’s Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping veterans in all branches of the military. The program was...

IronPlanet to be acquired by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated, the world’s largest industrial auctioneer and a leading equipment distributor (NYSE & TSX: RBA, “Ritchie Bros.”), and IronPlanet, a leading online marketplace for used heavy equipment and other durable asset sales, today jointly announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Ritchie Bros. will acquire IronPlanet for approximately...