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Bradbury introduces 60”X.070” cut to length line with rotary shear and e-drive leveler

MOUNDRIDGE, KS, USA – The Bradbury Group introduces a 60” X .070” cut-to-length line featuring a Bradbury e-Drive® leveler and an Athader rotary shear operating at 300 FPM, eliminating the need for a looping pit. The line is also equipped … Read more »

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Jonathan Williams to serve as Lancaster, PA, facility plant manager at Fabral

Lancaster, PA – Fabral, the leading provider of metal for building envelope solutions, announces the appointment of Jonathan Williams as plant manager at Fabral’s Lancaster, Pennsylvania facility. With more than 30 years of manufacturing experience, and 15 years of operational … Read more »

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Valspar coatings used for colossal mural at Netherlands market

Minneapolis, Minnesota – [Dec. 2014] – Valspar coatings were used on a very unique mural project in the Netherlands. The large mural, adorning a 40-meter arched-shaped structure, was created on aluminum panels at the Markthal Rotterdam, the first indoor market … Read more »

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ABC Supply Co. Inc. acquires Siding World

Transaction Includes 17 Locations in Michigan, Indiana and Ohio   BELOIT, Wis. – Building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc. has acquired the assets of Siding World, a distributor of siding and other exterior building products including roofing, windows, doors, decking … Read more »

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Utah Metal Roofing Manufacturer Finding Ways To Pay It Forward

Everyone has a story. The story of David “Homie” Mulcahy, a custom metal manufacturer and fabricator in Utah, is truly like no other. Growing up in East Los Angeles – Highland Park to be specific – Mulcahy easily found trouble … Read more »

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National Coatings Enhances their Reach in Northern Texas

National Coatings Corporation (NCC), a leading manufacturer and supplier of durable, energy efficient, cool roof coatings, is pleased to announce the addition of the Dunne Company Incorporated of Dallas, TX, to National Coatings’ Gulf States Regional Team. Bill Dunne Jr. … Read more »

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Metal of Honor Awards: Vote For The Best Supplier In The Metal Roofing Industry!

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Just like you, Metal Roofing Magazine is looking for the best of the best suppliers in the metal roofing industry. Last year, you helped us find 39 of them and we honored them with the 11th annual Metal of Honor … Read more »

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ABC predicts continued construction industry growth in 2015

ABC economist expects a rise in backlog, construction employment and nonresidential spending WASHINGTON, D.C. – Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) forecasts a steady and ongoing economic recovery for the U.S. commercial and industrial construction industries in 2015. The reasonably brisk … Read more »

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Englert Names New Pittsburgh FSC Manager

Jeffrey Cordes has been named manager of Englert’s Pittsburgh Field Service Center, responsible for the warehousing and distribution of Englert roofing, wall panel and gutter products in the Western Pennsylvania market. Cordes has more than 13 years’ experience in logistics … Read more »

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Palram Opens New Logistics Center

(Lehigh Valley, PA) – Palram Americas, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate and PVC sheets, has announced the completion of an 80,000 square foot logistics center positioned directly next door to their Americas headquarters in Weisenberg Township, Kutztown, Pennsylvania. “We did … Read more »

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