metal roofing

CertainTeed Unveils Its IDreamBook

In a bold step for the industry, CertainTeed Corp., a North American leading brand of building products, has unveiled a new marketing and reference tool that harnesses the power of the Apple iPad to deliver interactive content. Dubbed iDreamBook, the feature-packed, easy-to-use, interactive book enables contractors to help homeowners find just the right combination of...

NRCA Launches Online Career Center

The roofing industry is in immediate need of hardworking, highly skilled talent to fill positions in all sectors of the industry. To help meet this need, the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) has launched its online NRCA Career Center. The NRCA Career Center is a comprehensive roofing industry-specific resource that will enable all industry...

Triangle Fastener Offers A New Mobile Site For Fastener Selection

Triangle Fastener Corporation (TFC) provides the first mobile site designed to help you select a fastener based on your specific application requirements. It provides a fast and easy way to choose the best fastener for your application. It works with mobile phones, tablets and desktop computers. The site prompts you to select a substrate,...

National Coatings Expands Sales Division in Hawaii

National Coatings Corporation (NCC), a leading manufacturer and supplier of durable, energy efficient, elastomeric roof coatings, welcomes Dennis Yoshimura to the organization. Yoshimura joins NCC as the new technical sales representative for Hawaii. In this position, he will be responsible for increasing sales, providing dedicated client support, cultivating relationships and providing training and technical...

Roofinox Stainless Steel Now Sold By N.B. Handy

Dave Rowe, vice president of Roofinox America of Eatontown, New Jersey, has announced that N.B. Handy, the Lynchburg, Virginia, based supplier of metals, metal fabricating machinery, and sheet metal for the roofing and HVAC trades, has become a stocking provider of the Roofinox line of stainless steel and tin plated (Terne) stainless metal roofing materials....

Beckers Group Opens New Site In Monterrey, Mexico

Beckers Group, a leading global supplier of coil coatings, recently announced the official opening of its new production site in Monterrey, Mexico, April 6, 2016. This new addition to the Beckers’ manufacturing network will enhance the company’s operations and support development of top-quality industrial coatings for Latin American markets. Beckers Group CEO Boris Gorella:...

2016 METALCON plans underway

METALCON plans are well underway. The 2016 METALCON heads to Baltimore this year, October 26-28. For the first time, METALCON attendees can take a 2-day Metal Roofing Installation Training Program and earn a MCA Metal Roof Training Certificate of Completion. The training program will be based on the recently published Metal Roof Installation Manual, developed...

MFM Building Products Celebrates 55th Anniversary

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is celebrating the company’s 55th Anniversary. MFM Building Products was founded in 1961 by Robert E. Simpson. Initially, the company manufactured products used for wrapping underground pipe to protect from water penetration and pipe contents...

Metal Makeover: The Garland Company Releases New Brochure

Check out Garland’s new and improved Metal Solutions brochure for access to a full line of high-performance metal roofing options. This piece is a must-see for architects, design professionals, building owners and facility managers looking to combine strength and style. Garland’s line of high-performance metal options provide not only beautiful building finishes, but also...

Valspar To Be Acquired By Sherwin-Williams For $11.3 Billion

The Sherwin-Williams Co., a U.S. paint company, recently said it agreed to acquire Valspar Corp. for about $11.3 billion, or $113 per share, in an all-cash transaction. The transaction, which has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both companies, represented a premium of approximately 41 percent to Valspar’s volume weighted average...