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ESP Low-E Therma Sheet earns ICC Certification

New Oxford, PA — Environmentally Safe Products Inc. (ESP), maker of patented ESP Low-E® Reflective Insulation, has announced that its Therma Sheet roofing underlayment has been certified by the International Code Council Evaluation Service (ICC-ES). The designation means Therma Sheet meets the code requirements of a stand-alone roofing underlayment for the building industry. Previously,...

Mill Steel to consolidate Building/Painted Products Midwest division

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Mill Steel Co., one of the nation’s largest distributors of flat-rolled carbon steel, has announced a second large consolidation move. The company has decided to move its Building/Painted Products Midwest operations from its Jeffersonville, Indiana, plant to its recently acquired service center in Anderson, Indiana. Mill Steel expects to complete...

The Bradbury Group Promotes Matthew Moody

The Bradbury Group is pleased to announce Matthew Moody has been promoted to general manager of Bradbury International UK Ltd. He previously worked in a sales role and has had the assistant general manager role for the past two years. Matthew has led the UK team with great success and has played an integral...

Three New Products From Levi’s Building Components

New from Levi’s . . . Universal Closure This open cell polyurethane foam is an economical way to seal and fill any space under ridge caps, trim and other openings between metal panels. Easily compresses or expands to fill gaps or voids. Easy install means your job gets done fast. Available in 25’ rolls....

CIDAN Machinery Joins The Metal Construction Association

The Metal Construction Association (MCA) welcomes CIDAN Machinery to its membership roster. The company has joined the association’s ranks of about 75 member companies with specialties in the metal construction industry. CIDAN Machinery has manufactured machines since 1907 and is a well-established company within the sheet metal industry. The company manufactures and markets the...

ATAS International Introduces Perimeter Edge Systems For Low-Slope Roofs

ATAS International, Inc. recently announced the addition of a complete line of ES-1 tested metal perimeter edge systems to their extensive product line. Engineered perimeter edge systems have increased in popularity due to their ease of installation and code requirements that coping and fascia systems be tested for wind resistance. ATAS offers systems for...

MCA Presents Ken Buchinger With The 2016 Larry A. Swaney Award

MBCI general manager of technical services Ken Buchinger was named the recipient of the Metal Construction Association’s (MCA) Larry A. Swaney Award during their annual winter meeting on February 3, 2016. Named after the founding president of the association, this prestigious award honors an individual who selflessly and determinedly works for the success of...

TFC expands Blazer line of stainless cap screws

Triangle Fastener has added two new sizes to its Blazer Stainless Cap Head Drill Screw line. Now available are a #12-24 x 1-¼ inch and 2-inch Blazer-5 designed to attach steel, aluminum or stainless steel to steel substrates from .125 inch up to .500 inch thick. Features and Benefits: Blazer-5 Point drills and taps...

Mill Steel to move Steel Structural Products Louisville operation to Indiana

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – Mill Steel Co., one of the nation’s largest distributors of flat-rolled carbon steel, has decided to consolidate its Steel Structural Products Louisville steel framing manufacturing operations and related corporate office to its Ports of Indiana, Jeffersonville service center footprint. Once complete it is expected that all 40 jobs will relocate...

PPG Announces Licensing Agreement For KYNAR ADS II Resin

PPG Industries’ coil and building products—exterior coatings group—announced that it is currently the only North American licensee for KYNAR ADS II polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) resin by Arkema Inc., which is a key ingredient in DURANAR ADS (air-dry system) coatings by PPG. Designed for touching up fluoropolymer-finished coatings on architectural metals damaged during production or...