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New Managers And Rep Named At Englert

Englert has announced the promotion of four employees to new posts and has added a new sales representative. Pete Landy has been promoted to the position of national manager of distribution and logistics at Perth Amboy. As national manager, Pete will be responsible for the distribution of all Englert products from their point of...

McElroy Metal Makes 138T Shingle Recover Brochure Available For Download

McElroy Metal announces the download availability of its new brochure, 138T Shingle Recover System. The 138T symmetrical standing seam panel offers ease of installation, the ability to replace individual panels, unmatched wind uplift resistance and improved weathertightness. This innovative system requires no tear-off and disposal of the existing roof, no underlayment as well as...

RHEINZINK Panels Highlight Design Of Clubhouse

San Francisco’s Tenderloin area is one of the city’s most densely populated neighborhoods. Most of its residents live below the poverty line without access to backyards or green space. The area’s only open space, one-acre Boeddeker Park, had become riddled with problems. The Trust for Public Land, a national non-profit organization headquartered in San...

Garland Raises $68,000 For The Boys & Girls Club Of Cleveland

Cleveland-based, The Garland Company, Inc. raised more than $68,000 to support the Boys & Girls Club of Cleveland in its effort to inspire and enable at-risk youth to reach their full potential as productive, responsible, caring citizens. Garland’s corporate employees as well as its network of sales representatives located across the U.S., Canada and...

Housing is Now Open For 2016 IRE

Attendees and exhibitors of the 2016 International Roofing Expo [IRE] can now 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 February 17-19 at...

High Tech Roofing Brings Energy Efficiency To DoD

The nation’s largest energy user, the Department of Defense (DoD), is learning how to transform some of its 577,500 buildings and structures into state-of-art energy-saving powerhouses, by retrofitting old buildings with new high-tech roofing systems. In partnership with the Metal Construction Association (MCA) and the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the DoD...

MFM Building Products hires new rep for Western Canada

Coshocton, Ohio – MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, has reached an agreement with All Wood Products to represent MFM in Western Canada. All Wood Products will service the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Vancouver Island and all...

Firestone Building Products Names Partner in Quality Award Winners

133 Firms Honored for Excellence in Craftsmanship and Quality of Roofing Installation. Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive “Roots to Rooftops” product portfolio, recognized 133 firms across the United States, Canada and Mexico with the 2015 Partner in Quality Award. The annual award honors an elite group of...

2015 METALCON to showcase newest trends for business success

Newton, MA – For construction professionals in the field and those in the front office, METALCON 2015 has education sessions to improve their field techniques, management skills and business success. Each year METALCON attracts metal building, residential and roofing contractors, architects, engineers, developers, facility managers, fabricators and building owners from more than 52 countries...