Supplier News

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

AceClamp Is On A Roll

Aug. 1, 2017, the “NEW ACECLAMP MOBILE TRAINING CENTER” will hit the road to provide on-site, one-on-one, training for all of their products. Their extensive line of snow retention systems include, but are not limited to, standing seam metal roofs, slate and single ply membrane. Direct solar installations with micro inverter attachments are also...

James Hardie Launches JHinsite Technical Services Platform

CHICAGO — James Hardie Building Products Inc., has launched an advanced support site for commercial customers, JHinsite.com. By registering as a member-user and creating a free account, multi-family and commercial architects, engineers, general contractors and consultants have immediate access to: Complete product information, technical documents and specifications BIM/Revit content for download Alternative design supplements, backed by James Hardie...

3M Launches Center for Hearing Conservation

New resource expands online personal protective equipment support for occupational health and safety managers 3M™ Personal Safety Division has launched a new online resource, the 3M Center for Hearing Conservation. Safety managers can find articles and details about the seven elements of a hearing loss prevention program, as well as helpful videos, toolkits, fast facts and more. Created...

National Nail Introduces STINGER CH38-2 Cap Hammer With New Features  

National Nail’s STINGER brand, which celebrates its 10th anniversary in 2017 as a leading brand of fastening tools for roofing underlayment and house wraps, introduces the newly upgraded CH38-2 Cap Hammer, fine-tuned for durability and performance. The CH38-2 is an economical, non-pneumatic cap fastener that eliminates the hassle of hoses and compressors, which also...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Acquires the Assets of Capstone Supply

Acquisition to strengthen company’s relationship with contractors throughout Ohio. Building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has acquired the assets of Capstone Supply, LLC, a distributor of select exterior building materials, primarily roofing and siding. Capstone Supply has two locations. The first is at 3550 E. Seventh Ave. in Columbus, Ohio, and will be...

S-5! Relaunches Website With Calculator For Expanded List Of Metal Roofing Systems

S-5! has relaunched its website to provide an easy-to-navigate center showcasing the increasing applications of its products. The updated site (www.s-5.com) contains S-5!’s new Master Snow Retention Calculator, used to help architects, specifiers, contractors, roofers and building owners determine what snow retention system works best for their roof. More than 150 metal roofing manufacturers...

Polyglass Announces New Hires and Promotions For Sales Leadership Team

Polyglass expands its sales leadership team and aligns the company for future growth in the United States and Canada. Polyglass U.S.A., Inc. expands its sales leadership team to meet the growing demand for its roofing and waterproofing solutions. With their combined experience in the roofing industry, Polyglass can quickly respond to the needs of roofing professionals...

Virginia Library Designed To Mirror Region’s Traditional Aesthetics

Morin roofing, wall panels featured on new 43,000 square foot facility Choosing building materials reminiscent of the agricultural structures common to the region, the design of Varina Area Library in Henrico, Virginia, blended wood and stone, as well as metal roofing and wall panels from Morin, A Kingspan Group Company. “It was an attempt...