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

Rowe To Spearhead Sales For Roofinox America

David H. Rowe, a 28-year veteran of the metal roofing and wall panel industry, has been named vice president of sales of Roofinox America, Inc., the leading supplier of Roofinox stainless steel coil, featuring mechanical properties and an architecturally distinctive matt finish for rollformed roofing panels. Rowe joins Roofinox from Englert, Inc., a leading...

Plyco Corp. Appoints New Marketing Manager

Plyco Corp. announced that Kyler Pope has joined the Plyco team as the marketing manager for Plyco and East Coast Fasteners. He will be responsible for managing and implementing Plyco and East Coast Fasteners’ marketing initiatives. Pope began his career at Krause Publications in 1994 with Agri-View, a Wisconsin-based farm newspaper. In 1995 he...

Englert RainPro Now Available In Black

Englert, Inc. has announced the availability of its revolutionary gutter system RainPro in black. The Englert RainPro Design Series gutter is the only gutter on the market today, with the capacity of a 6” gutter, and a unique design that makes it look no bigger than a 5” gutter. RainPro complements the look of...

ATAS International Project of the Year Winners Announced

As ATAS wraps up their 25th Annual Project of the Year competition, the celebration continues for a select handful of people who were deemed Project of the Year winners. In addition to their custom fabricated ATAS plaque, title-holders earn a year-long promotional opportunity, including project photos, details and credits, all prominently displayed on the...

MBCI Offers CAD Drawings Online

Furthering their efforts to provide customers with readily-available information, MBCI recently published all existing CAD drawings online at www.mbci.com. The CAD details are available in editable (DWG) and printable (PDF) formats. Users can access them from all applicable product pages and consolidated on the document finder page. The CAD drawings are available for all...

New from Sno Gem: Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam snow retention system

  McHENRY, Ill. – Sno Gem® Inc recently introduced the Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam Snow retention systems for standing seam metal roofs. A variety of sizes and configurations means it works with most standing seam roofing. The Gem Series is available in single or double bar retention in 1- and 2-inch bar size. Both clamp-to-seam attachments...

Perma-Column Updates Design & Use Guide

Over the past few years, codes, wood values, and column sizes have evolved significantly and Perma-Column, Inc. has stayed in step every bit of the way.  All these change have been incorporated into a new Perma-Column Design and Use Guide authored by Brent Leatherman P.E. and Dimitry Reznik, P.E. of Timber Tech Engineering, Inc....

McElroy Metal moves into new Houston plant, service center

BOSSIER CITY, La. – McElroy Metal operations in Houston recently moved into a new manufacturing plant and attached service center to better serve its large customer base in southeast Texas. “We were able to improve efficiencies and increase capacity with the layout in the new manufacturing facility,” says Matthew Edwards, plant manager. “Ultimately, we’re...

Top tips for snow retention on metal roofs

As the popularity of metal roofing grows, so do the options for preventing dangerous and damaging avalanches of ice and snow. While you may think that anything made to stop it, should stop it, there is a lot of science that goes into a properly engineered snow retention devise. Mother Nature is not easy...