snow retention

Alpine SnowGuards Upgrades Online Project Calculator

Alpine SnowGuards has updated its Online Project Calculator to include the integration of pad-style snow guards. Historically the calculator has been applicable to pipe and fence-style snow guard calculations only. The easy-to-use system has the ability to store and recall projects as well as provide free recommended layouts, system comparisons and...

AceClamp Receives Key Patent

After a lengthy testing and development cycle and a bit of industry controversy, PMC Industries surprised the roofing industry with a recent announcement that the United States Patent Office issued a patent for their exciting new snow-retention product, the AceClamp® Color Snap® (#9,850,661). Earlier this year, industry forums were ablaze with...

AceClamp Is On A Roll

Aug. 1, 2017, the “NEW ACECLAMP MOBILE TRAINING CENTER” will hit the road to provide on-site, one-on-one, training for all of their products. Their extensive line of snow retention systems include, but are not limited to, standing seam metal roofs, slate and single ply membrane. Direct solar installations with micro inverter...

New from Sno Gem: Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam snow retention system

  McHENRY, Ill. – Sno Gem® Inc recently introduced the Gem Series Clamp-To-Seam Snow retention systems for standing seam metal roofs. A variety of sizes and configurations means it works with most standing seam roofing. The Gem Series is available in single or double bar retention in 1- and 2-inch bar size....

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...

Sno Gem Engineers Snow Retention System For Ohio School

Confidence comes from experience and architects have come to trust in the durability and performance of snow retention products from Sno Gem Inc. Providing a safe and healthy environment for students is clearly a high-ranking consideration in the construction of an elementary school. Architects for the Alton Hall Elementary School in...

HotEdge announces new ownership

[Denver, CO] – A leading innovator in the design and manufacture of roof ice melt systems has formally introduced its new ownership. HotEdge LLC announces the company’s acquisition by Andrew Elson, who will manage strategy and day-to-day operations of the five year old company. As both an entrepreneur and practicing attorney...

Curry Lumber now stocking pre-finished Snobar

Jason Nagaki with SNOBAR, and the D.C. Curry Lumber Company are pleasedto announce that the D.C. Curry Lumber Company is now stocking severaldifferent colors of the “Original” SNOBAR product at its location in Wooster,Ohio. In the new endeavor, Curry is offering pre-finished SNOBAR to itscustomer base with no lead times needed...

Sno Gem introduces iClad rail snow retention system

Sno Gem Inc., a snow retention manufacturer, recently introduced the iClad Snow Retention System, a bar/fence system that works with most standing seam metal roofing systems. iClad is an innovative system that attaches to the standing seam with the company’s Sno Cube clamp. It attaches to virtually any standing seam metal...