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News from construction industry suppliers, including promotions, product announcements and company changes.

Nationwide Protective Coating introduces new color pigment system

Nationwide Protective Coating Mfrs., Inc., has recently introduced COOL COLORS with ColorActiv® Technology, a highly reflective, energy-saving colorant with excellent fade resistance. The new color pigments were originally designed for military applications. The reduction in surface temperatures provided stealth capabilities against thermographic heat-seeking radars to military vehicles and structures. This same technology is now...

RHEINZINK Specified For Metrorail Extension Project

The Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project is a 23-mile extension of Washington’s existing Metrorail System. Construction of Phase 1 is complete and covers 11.7 miles with five stations. Phase 2 is underway and will complete the extension with six additional stations. Upon completion, the line will provide a one-seat, no-transfer ride from Dulles Airport to...

The BECK Fastener Group Expands Portfolio

The BECK Fastener Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Solon, Ohio, based ET&F Fastening Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of fastening systems used by contractors for applications involving fastening interior and exterior building materials to light gauge steel. Pneumatic tool and fastener systems from ET&F Fastening are engineered specifically for fastening to...

MFM Building Products’ Ultra HT Complies With Acceptance Criteria

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 complies with ICC-ES Acceptance Criteria for Roofing Underlayments (AC188) and Roof Underlayment for Use in Severe Climate Areas (AC48). A copy...

TFC Launches Complete Line of Zinc Cap Head Screws

Triangle Fastener Corp., Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is pleased to announce the launch of a complete line corrosion resistant zinc head screws. Available on their high performance BLAZER Drill Screws, these fasteners are available in large variety of lengths and diameters. They are a preferred screw for use in many warranted roof systems. Features and benefits include:...

Brian Patrick Promoted To COO At Englert

Englert, Inc. of Perth Amboy, New Jersey, is pleased to announce the promotion of Brian Patrick to Chief Operating Officer (COO). Patrick has been with Englert since April 2010. He began his career at Englert as director of operations. He has been a driving force in the modernization of Englert’s manufacturing plant, offsite locations,...

Boral doubling manufacturing capacity to keep up with demand

Boral is doubling the manufacturing capacity for its TruExterior® Siding & Trim to help fulfill rapidly increasing demand for these exterior product lines. The poly-ash siding and trim are manufactured in Salisbury, N.C., where Boral recently added a 120,000-square-foot finishing facility. The expansion will ensure the company can keep up with the current pace of...

Firestone Building Products Honors Partner in Quality Award Winners

Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive “Roots to Rooftops” product portfolio, announced its recognition of 133 firms throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico with the 2016 Partner in Quality Award. The sought-after annual award honors elite Firestone Building Products Red Shield Licensed Roofing Contractors for their...

Roofinox Tin-Plated (Terne) Provides Long-term Durability

Roofinox, a leading manufacturer of architectural stainless steel, provides a range of tin-plated (Terne) products specifically-produced to ensure long-term sustainability and corrosion-resistance for wall-cladding, flashing, rainware, interior design and virtually all forms of roofing applications. Roofinox Tin-plated (Terne) also remains the only tin-plated stainless steel product specifically developed and manufactured for roll forming and fabricating. “Since...

Flush Soffit Panels Now Offered With Full-Width Ventilation

Petersen’s Flush Soffit panel is now offered with a full-vent option, designed to increase under-eave airflow and expand aesthetic appeal. The full-vent soffit is available in PAC-CLAD .032 and .040 aluminum and is tension-leveled to ensure flatness. PAC-CLAD Flush Soffit panels are designed for soffit, wall and fascia applications where a flush or flat...