metal roofing

KwikFlash

New Self-Adhesive Roof Flashing from Atlas Bolt & Screw

Ashland, Ohio –  KwikFlash, now available from Atlas Bolt & Screw, is a quick weatherproofing flashing. It consists of aluminum stretch netting cast in environmentally-friendly lead-free polymer rubber which allows it to take a form set while remaining flexible, malleable and stretchable. A fully self-adhesive butyl layer underneath the rubber polymer is protected and...

Three-Color Exterior Wall Panels Mirror Rich Wood Interior Of Performing Arts Facility

The magnificent new Austin Independent School District Performing Arts Center has drawn rave reviews from all quarters. The 62,000 square foot facility serves all Austin ISD schools and offers a 1,200-seat auditorium that will host concerts and theatrical performances in a 250-seat black box theatre and 100-seat multipurpose room. Two Petersen profiles were used...

ATAS Announces Winners For The Project Of The Year Awards

ATAS International, Inc. honored its 2016 Project of the Year winners at a recent awards banquet. This annual competition recognizes projects in which ATAS products have been incorporated into the design of the building. An independent panel of judges reviewed photos of all the projects submitted throughout the year and chose several winners for...

Join Forces To Support National Roofing Week

To help the National Roofing Contractors Association’s (NRCA) members share in National Roofing Week, which will be held June 4-10, NRCA will be using Thunderclap, a crowdspeaking platform that allows people to Tweet or post a Facebook message on the same day—and at the same time—to achieve the maximum effect and rise above the noise on...

Award-Winning Federal Building Features Creative Application Of DURANAR Coatings

Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building sheathed in high-performance aluminum skin. DURANAR coatings by PPG help form meet function on the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt (EGWW) Federal Building in Portland, Oregon. Called a “cornerstone of the federal government’s green building portfolio,” the EGWW Federal Building, constructed in 1974, is now sheathed in a high-performance skin of...

Now Accepting Applications For MRCA Foundation Scholarships

The Midwest Roofing Contractors Association MRCA Foundation will be awarding scholarships this year to MRCA Members and their families who are pursuing higher education within an industry-related field. The application can be found in the Foundation section of the MRCA website.  It contains more information about the scholarship program and instructions on how to...

PPG Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of DURANAR Coatings

Pioneering product protects and enhances landmark buildings around the world PPG announced that it is celebrating the 50th anniversary of DURANAR coatings throughout 2017, commemorating the introduction in 1967 of one of the industry’s first high-performance polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) coatings for metal building components. Over the past half-century, Duranar coatings have been specified by...

North Texas Hail Investigation Report Published by RICOWI

New Franklin, OH — RICOWI’s Hail Investigation Report of the April 11, 2016 North Texas hailstorm has been published. The purpose of the project was to document the effects of hail impact on a variety of roofing products, and to describe roof assembly performance and modes of damage for substantiated hailstone sizes. RICOWI’s Chairman, Richard...