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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...

Metal Sales named Vendor of Year by Do It Best

Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation, a nationwide provider of metal roof and wall panels for the construction industry, was named “Vendor of the Year” for Do it Best Corp.’s Lumber and Building Materials Commodities Division. Do it Best Corp.’s Vendor of the Year award winners are nominated by the company’s sales account executives...

ATAS International offers new color chart

ATAS International Inc. released its new color chart while at METALCON International in Atlanta, from Oct. 11-13. Trade show visitors got the first chance to see how ATAS has expanded its color options for both roofing and wall panels. “We reviewed the colors we were offering, and we saw that the...

Petersen Aluminum roof selected for police HQ

The new 80,000 square foot police headquarters in Killeen, Texas, enables the city to consolidate its police operations from four scattered buildings into one location on a sloping 15 acre site that was once a cattle ranch.  The $22 million facility more than doubles the department’s previous space and includes training...

Drexel Metals acquired MetFab

Drexel Metals Inc., a leading provider of equipment, materials, engineering and warranties for the production of standing seam metal roofing systems, announced the acquisition of Metal-­Fab Manufacturing, LLC, a provider of custom metal roofing and architectural sheet metal solutions in the greater D.C./Maryland/Virginia region. MetFab offers a complete line of metal...

Drexel donates metal roof to UMASS Solar Decathlon home.

Drexel Metals Inc. donated all of the materials for the students at UMASS to install a cool energy efficient metal roof system on their Solar Decathlon home. The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon is an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build, and operate solar-powered houses that are...

Umicore, ATAS team up for roofing project

MCA members, Umicore Building Products USA and ATAS International, along with Kenny Herman, Inc., donated material and services to assist with the construction of the new Fresnel Lens Building at the Fire Island Lighthouse, located on  Fire Island National Seashore in New York. In 1933, the First Order Lens was removed...