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S-5! offers RibBracket I-IV line for trapezoidal roofing profiles

Colorado Springs, Colorado – S-5! announces the release of the RibBracket I-IV products, shaped to provide a perfect fit to most common trapezoidal roof shapes. Thoroughly tested for strength, RibBracket I-IV has no moving parts and is flexible enough to fit varying trapezoidal widths. A higher profile ensures more space between the roof and...

S-5! Still a Leader In Innovation & Testing

S-5! continues to be an industry leader in innovation and testing. For over 25 years S-5! has conducted rigorous testing to document the holding strength, safety and engineering excellence of their attachment products across a broad spectrum of metal roofing profiles. Click here to watch the video and learn more about S-5!’s testing.

Frank Hogan

S-5! Brings Back Hogan as Business Development Director

S-5! has brought back Frank Hogan to fill the newly-created position of Business Development Director. According to the company, the move was taken to deepen relationships with the company’s OEM market to maintain market share and capture additional sales opportunities. Hogan, who served as a national sales representative and field support manager for S-5! in...

S-5!, MBCI Develop AIA Course, Improving Wind Uplift On Metal Roofs

Improving Wind Uplift on Metal Roofs is a new AIA continuing education course, developed by S-5! and MBCI to help architects discover the art and science of wind control and wind uplift on metal roofs and metal structures. This is a 1-hour AIA Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) Learning Unit course. It offers architects...

S-5! introduces DualGard two-pipe system for ultimate snow retention

Colorado Springs, Colo. – The new DualGard snow retention system from S-5! uses two 1-inch pipes to keep snow and ice in place while it melts safely. When installed properly, DualGard protects people and property from dangerous roof snow avalanches. Designed to preserve the coveted look of the metal roof, DualGard can be painted,...

S-5! announces three new strategic distributor partnerships

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO — S-5!®, the leading manufacturer of metal roof attachment solutions, has officially announced the expansion of their national distributor network with three new partners: Rocky Mountain Snow Guards; Rapids Materials; and Roof Things. “We are excited to welcome these three industry-leading partners into the S-5! family. They share the same values...

Come Celebrate! METALCON’s Silver Anniversary Special Events

Celebrate METALCON’s 25 years of show history in style Oct. 14-16! There will be special events and celebrations each day of the show. Kick off the list of events on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. with a special book signing with Keynote speaker Clyde Fessler at the “The DECK” (Booth #937), then join the “Official...

2015 Rural Builder Gold Key of Excellence Award Winners – Part III

RB Gold Key Awards PART 3 OF A 3 PART SERIES  —  CLICK HERE TO VIEW PART 1 and PART 2 Featured Companies Schweiss Doors S-5! Solutions Sealtite Building Fasteners Sno Gem SnoBlox/Snojax Snobar Swenson Shear Steel Dynamics, Inc. Sukup Steel Buildings Valspar Varco Pruden Buildings Wick Buildings Schweiss Doors Gold Keys Won: 5 Schweiss Doors...

Haddock of S-5! Receives Swaney Award

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – S-5! founder and CEO, Rob Haddock, has been named this year’s recipient of the prestigious Larry A. Swaney Award, which honors an individual in metal construction who selflessly fosters the growth and betterment of the industry. The Metal Construction Association (MCA) sponsors the annual award named after the organization’s first...

Top tips for snow retention on metal roofs

As the popularity of metal roofing grows, so do the options for preventing dangerous and damaging avalanches of ice and snow. While you may think that anything made to stop it, should stop it, there is a lot of science that goes into a properly engineered snow retention devise. Mother Nature is not easy...