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Metal Sales Names Nick Dowd President

LOUISVILLE, K.Y. – Nick Dowd has been appointed president of Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation in Louisville, Kentucky. “We are excited to welcome Nick to the Metal Sales team,” says Craig Mackin, CEO of Metal Sales. “He has a proven track record of growing companies and many years of industry success. He’s a tremendous asset...

Fabral Announces 2015 Project of the Year Winners

Norcross, GA – Fabral proudly announces the 2015 winners of its annual Project of the Year contest: Astro Buildings, Cleary Building Corp, McCarty Roofing Inc., Morris-Ginsburg, and Cedar Preservations. The Project of the Year contest, now in its 11th year, allows Fabral to recognize its customers’ commitment to architectural creativity and excellence. Participants were...

Bringing safety to the job site: Ways to keep your crews safe

By Sharon Thatcher – Safety is an issue that builders understand is important, but how to comply with a growing list of safety regulations—and still get the job done efficiently and cost-effectively—is not so clear. So just what is the status of safety in the post-frame industry and how can you have both safety...

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...