roll formers

AMS Controls Releases Management Solution Software for Roll Forming, Metal Folding Operations

St. Louis, Missouri –  AMS Controls has released the Eclipse Pro Production Management Solution software for roll-forming and metal-folding operations. AMS Controls President Andy Allman said, “Today’s manufacturers need today’s data, today. Not tomorrow. Eclipse Pro uses real-time data to so manufacturers gain better insight and visibility into what actually happens...

Englert Boosts Gutter and Roofing Machines Parts and Labor Warranties

Englert, Inc. announced the availability of an industry-leading, five-year limited parts and labor warranty on all gutter and roofing roll forming machines made by Englert. The warranty is superior to some competitors who only offer a three-year warranty on parts and labor. The warranty applies to machines manufactured by Englert, specifically...

Are you ready to roll your own? Metal roofing panels, that is.

More and more roofing contractors these days are answering “yes” to that question. Manufacturing independence, waste management, shipping considerations and other factors paint a compelling case for contractors looking to buy a roll former and produce their own panels. But it’s not that simple — additional manufacturing costs, employee training, warehousing...

Bradbury Machinery Shanghai expands into new facility

The Bradbury Group and Bradbury Machinery Shanghai announced BMS’s recent move to a new, state-of-the-art facility in the Baoshan industrial area of Shanghai. The new facility boasts 10,000 square feet of office space and 66,000 square feet of manufacturing space. “The new facility will house our sales and design teams as...

Metal Roofing Magazine August-September 2013

Total control of your business

Roofing contractors gain a certain power from owning their own roofing roll former … or roll formers  /  By Jim Austin, senior editor  /  You can purchase metal roofing products or you can manufacture them yourself. The smart businessman will do what is most profitable for his company. When considering the...

The Bradbury Group announces partnership with Global Roofing Solutions Ltd.

The Bradbury Co. Inc. announced a strategic partnership with Global Roofing Solutions Ltd., of Tauranga, New Zealand. Together, both companies will expand opportunities through innovative know how and an expansive global footprint. “This partnership further enhances our ability to offer quality metal roofing products and aligns with our corporate goals to...

Englert’s Virginia office installs roofing re-roll line

The Virginia Field Service Office of Englert, Inc. has  installed a roofing coil re-roll line that will allow Virginia to cut and re-roll coils to custom sizes requested by local contractors. Director of Sales Tony Newman said the installation of the re-roll system was in response to a growing demand for...

MetalForming, Georgia Tech awarded for engineering innovation

A new video application developed through a partnership between MetalForming Inc. and the Georgia Institute of Technology is garnering  international praise and promises to revolutionize building measurement in the construction industry. The video measuring technology earned the partners from MetalForming and Georgia Tech a 2011 Celebration of Engineering and Technology Innovation...