insulated metal panels

NCI Building Systems Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire CENTRIA

HOUSTON- NCI Building Systems, Inc. (NYSE: NCS), a leading manufacturer of metal products for the nonresidential building industry, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Pittsburgh area-based CENTRIA, an internationally recognized leader in the design, engineering, and manufacturing of architectural insulated metal panel (IMP) wall and roof systems and a provider of integrated...

MCA offers new Environmental Product Declaration for IMPs

An Environmental Product Declaration for Insulated Metal Panels is now available from the Metal Construction Association. This is the first of three different EPD documents to be released in 2013 by MCA, an organization of manufacturers and suppliers whose metal wall and roofing components are used in buildings throughout the world. “With the recent...

Metl-Span introduces non-combustible insulated metal panel

Metl-Span introduced ThermalSafe NC insulated metal panels. Designed for non-combustible wall construction, ThermalSafe NC insulated metal panels consist of a 3-inch structural mineral wool core with an R-11 thermal resistance bonded to steel facings. ThermalSafe NC panels can be erected in a single-step with one crew as an exterior or interior non-combustible wall.  Sealant...

Metl-Span launches ‘Envolution’ website

Metl-Span has launched a new website for its recently-announced Envolution Architectural Products, the company’s branded line of architectural panels, trim items and accessories. The site, www.envolution.com, provides comprehensive information on Envolution, envelope solutions defined by Metl-Span. The product line includes insulated metal panels and window systems in addition to Vantaj custom panels, architectural sunshades...

Popular demo areas return to METALCON

Planning to attend METALCON next week in Chicago? This year’s demonstration areas are full of informational how-to’s and new product technologies. The Metal Construction Association will have a mock roof and attic assembly to demonstrate MCA manufacturer member’s energy efficient products compared to a conventional 0.10 solar reflectance asphalt shingle roof, along with a...

METALCON Education Program Highlights Busy Areas for Metal

According to experts in construction, the market for metal in building projects is increasing, particularly in retrofit, insulated metal panels and in cold-formed steel framing. Specialists will present sessions on these topics in the new education conference at METALCON International. “In researching topics and speakers for this year’s program we recognized several areas of...

NCI Group Inc. agrees to purchase Metl-Span

NCI Group, Inc. entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Metl-Span from a subsidiary of BlueScope Steel North America Corporation. Metl-Span, a leader in insulated metal panel development for over forty years, operates five manufacturing facilities in the United States serving the nonresidential building products market with cost-effective and energy efficient insulated metal wall...

Green Span Profiles holds open house

On April 10, Waller, Texas-based Green Span Profiles held an open house for customers, suppliers and industry friends.  Approximately 275 people attended the open house and participated in plant tours and enjoyed a catered lunch of boiled crawfish and BBQ.  The menu was selected as a subtle reminder of the Green Span Profiles joint...

MBCI opening new IMP plant in Illinois

MBCI, an industry leading manufacturer of metal roof and wall systems, will be opening a new, 116,000 square foot insulated metal panel (IMP) manufacturing facility in Mattoon, Ill., in May. The new line doubles MBCI’s current IMP capacity. This is the second insulated panel line MBCI has opened in the past two years; the...