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

S-5! Clamps Fasten Snow Guard System To New School Roof

Historic Ouray School in Ouray, Colorado, has undergone several renovations in the last 80 years and the latest included a new standing seam metal roofing system with a snow guard system from S-5! to ensure the safety of students, faculty and visitors. The original school was built in 1883, when the...

Metal Panels Brighten Courtyard Of New Orleans Apartment Building

The South Market District in New Orleans is an emerging, bustling area that is transforming the city’s historic downtown. The mixed-use, transit-oriented development combines luxury apartments with an eclectic mix of shops, cafes, restaurants and entertainment venues. At the heart of the five-block area is The Beacon, a seven-story, 172,000-square-foot loft-inspired...

Polyglass Launches New Q Rewards Website

Polyglass U.S.A., Inc. has launched a new Q Rewards website, providing roofing contractors with a completely redesigned platform that makes it easier to earn rewards for Polyglass purchases.  Polyglass U.S.A., Inc. recently announced the launch of its newly revamped Q Rewards website. The new platform allows roofing contractors to quickly earn...

Ventco Now Offers Product Line Direct; Customers Save Money 

Ventco Inc. is now offering its ProfileVent ventilation products at a savings by selling direct to customers, who get factory pricing and free freight with the same trusted performance. Industry proven for more than 20 years, ProfileVent is still the only ventilation system in its category with a Class A Fire...

ATAS Participates On Hurricane Irma Wind Investigation Team

In response to Hurricane Irma’s damage to Florida in September, a small group of RICOWI members, including Jim Bush, vice president of sales and marketing at ATAS International, conducted a mini-deployment. Those investigators arrived in the Tampa-Fort Myers area on October 30th and 31st and separated into three teams of four,...

ABC Supply Co. Inc. Opens Branch in Valparaiso, Indiana

Professional contractors to benefit from better access to building products and support. Building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has opened a new branch at 184 W. State Road 130 in Valparaiso, Indiana, that will benefit northwest Indiana contractors. The location will give local contractors access to roofing, siding and other...

AceClamp Receives Key Patent

After a lengthy testing and development cycle and a bit of industry controversy, PMC Industries surprised the roofing industry with a recent announcement that the United States Patent Office issued a patent for their exciting new snow-retention product, the AceClamp® Color Snap® (#9,850,661). Earlier this year, industry forums were ablaze with...

Beckers’ BeckryTech Offers Durability & Flexibility

As one of the world’s largest coil coatings supplier, with more than 150 years in the industry, Beckers knows a thing or two about high-quality coatings. So, when our customers need a high-performance coating designed to last 40+ years, with great color and gloss retention, we recommend BeckryTech Super-Durable Polyester. BeckryTech...

Metal Roofing Alliance Announces New Members For Start Of 2018

As the metal roofing business in North America grows, the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA) also is continuing to gain new members and affiliates. Since 1998, MRA has served as a leading voice in driving market adoption of metal roofing and raising awareness for its exceptional durability, environmental benefits and all-season protection...

United Steel Supply Acquires Paramount Coils, Inc. And Alpine Building Materials, LLC

United Steel Supply recently acquired Paramount Coils, Inc., and Alpine Building Materials, LLC. Paramount Coils has locations in both Springdale, Arkansas, and Kingsbury, Indiana, while Alpine Building Materials has its headquarters in Eugene, Oregon. The acquisition of the two companies allows United Steel Supply coast-to-coast coverage and distribution in the United...