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Firestone Building Products Expands Product Line

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, is extending its UNA-CLAD Aluminum Plate Panel offering to include the Series 3200 No Return (NR). The Series 3200 NR provides commercial building professionals an additional option for enhanced aesthetics. The panels are fabricated using an … Read more »

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MORIN Appoints New VP of Sales and Marketing

Matt Martino is joining Morin, A Kingspan Group Company, in the role of Vice President of Sales and Marketing effective June 1. Martino will oversee and manage six Morin regional sales managers and five independent representative groups across the USA. … Read more »

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‘Built in America’ TV Show to Feature Simpson Strong-Tie on April 27

Pleasanton, Calif. – Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, will be featured on the television show Built in America on the FOX Business Network on Sunday, April 27, at 10:30 a.m. Pacific/1:30 p.m. Eastern. The … Read more »

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Roll-Kraft honored by visit from Ohio Supreme Court Justice

Ohio Supreme Court Justice Sharon L. Kennedy visited Roll-Kraft on her recent trip to northeast Ohio.  She met with Roll-Kraft president, Chuck Gehrisch, and several other of the company’s management team.  She toured the Roll-Kraft headquarters facility in Mentor, Ohio, … Read more »

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APA report: Using wood structural panels with raised heel trusses

Construction method provides simple steps to meeting the lateral and wind uplift load requirements of the IRC. APA–The Engineered Wood Association outlines an efficient, cost-effective construction solution for using wood structural panels with raised-heel (or energy-heel) trusses in a new … Read more »

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Advanced Architectural offers new product line and redesigned website

Advanced Architectural has a new product line and a re-designed website. Newly offered are snap lock panels, radius and u-panels. Snap Lock Panels is a great choice for commercial and some residential structures.  Numerous choices make for installation in almost … Read more »

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MFM Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal receives Miami-Dade approval

Coshocton, OH: MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, recently announced that its Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal™ high temperature roofing underlayment has been formally approved by … Read more »

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Fort Lauderdale SIP Conference offers AIA credits

Architects, contractors, and other building industry professionals can learn the latest technology in high performance and net zero energy construction with a series of free training seminars on April 30 at the Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) Annual Meeting & … Read more »

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New hangers install over two layers of drywall

-Pleasanton, Calif. – Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, has introduced new drywall hangers that can be installed over two layers of gypsum board (drywall) into a wood stud wall. The new DU/DHU face-mount hanger … 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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