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Iconic Metal Architecture Defines, Unites Corporate Facility

Located on a highly visible urban infill site in Clarksville, Tennessee, the new Workforce Essentials headquarters and career training center is situated at a “gateway entry” intersection to the downtown district. The new 40,000-square-foot facility consolidates services that had been provided at agency offices previously scattered around the city. After initially considering renovation of...

Triangle Fastener Announces METALCON 2016 Contest Entry Winners

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) would like to thank all who attended METALCON 2016 and visited their booth. This year TFC held a contest to give away six new DeWalt 20 volt Versa-Clutch Screwguns with the new FLEXVOLT Technology, as well as one 50” Smart HDTV. They are pleased to announce the winners! Winners of...

S-5!, MBCI Develop AIA Course, Improving Wind Uplift On Metal Roofs

Improving Wind Uplift on Metal Roofs is a new AIA continuing education course, developed by S-5! and MBCI to help architects discover the art and science of wind control and wind uplift on metal roofs and metal structures. This is a 1-hour AIA Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) Learning Unit course. It offers architects...

Research Shows Radiant Barrier Market Continues to Grow

The radiant barrier market continues to grow, in part due to global warming, according to a third-party research firm. Persistence Market Research (PMR), based in New York City, recently published their report, “Radiant Barrier Market: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast 2016-2026”. In addition to a brief overview of how radiant barriers work, what materials are used...

Safe-Way Door

Safe-Way Door Announces New Ambient Series

Safe-Way Door has added a new door to its lineup of high-density polyurethane insulated garage doors. Combining ruggedness and good looks with the benefit of an R-Value of 17.68, the new Ambient line is geared toward residential, commercial and industrial applications where superior insulating ability is desired. The high-density polyurethane core gives the Ambient...

METAL ROOFING PROFESSIONALS: WHAT’S YOUR OUTLOOK FOR 2017? 

To better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2017. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete this quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2017 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept strictly...

MFM Building Products Ultra HT Wind & Water Seal Complies With CSA 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 CSA 123.22-08 “Self-Adhering Polymer Modified Bituminous Sheet Materials Used as Steep Roofing Underlayment for Ice Dam Protection.” The evaluation...

EDCO Products, Inc. Unveils New Colors To Infiniti Roofing Line 

EDCO Products, a Minnesota-based manufacturer of residential and commercial exterior building products, announced the introduction of five additional colors to their extremely popular Infiniti Roofing line, which launched earlier this year. Infiniti Roofing, with its multi-tone layering, permanent thermal-fused texture and Whisper Quiet technology, was a breakthrough in the metal roofing industry and further...

Multiple Levels Break Up Mass Of Huge Oceanfront School

Following the mantra of “learning by the sea,” the new Sullivan’s Island Elementary School in South Carolina is only a stone’s throw from the Atlantic Ocean. Perched above a beautiful beach, the 74,000 square foot school is built on stilts, which raise the classrooms to nearly treetop level. Windows that open to the sea...

CertainTeed & DECRA Join MRA As Newest Manufacturer Members

The Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA: www.metalroofing.com) recently announced the addition of two new manufacturer members to its organization. CertainTeed, a leading North American building materials manufacturer, joins the MRA to promote its new line of architectural metal roofing products. Also joining the MRA is DECRA, an innovator and leader in the stone coated metal roofing market....