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Garland Named in Top 10 Northeast Ohio Workplaces

Employee feedback at The Garland Company ranks among highest in the region. The Garland Company has been honored as a 2018 Top Workplace by The Plain Dealer among an impressive group of Northeast Ohio organizations. Garland placed 6th in the Small Companies category—up from 27th place in 2017. The oldest company...

McElroy Metal Offers Online AIA Course

Metal Roof Design: Top 10 Problems And How To Solve Them. McElroy Metal, a manufacturer of top-of-the-line metal roofing products, is offering a continuing education course in metal roof design for architects at AECdaily.com. The course, Metal Roof Design: Top 10 Problems and How to Solve Them, is based on an...

METAL ROOFING PROFESSIONALS: WHAT’S YOUR FORECAST FOR 2018?

To better serve your information needs, we would like to know what your industry outlook is for 2018. Please take a couple of minutes right now to complete this quick survey. Summary data we gather today will appear in the Feb/Mar 2018 issue of Metal Roofing Magazine. Any information you provide will be kept...

ATAS International, Inc. Introduces New Wall Cladding Profile

ATAS International, Inc. has introduced Versa-Line, a new wall cladding profile. This concealed fastener wall panel is designed for horizontal or vertical applications. Pre-punched fastener slots allow for quick and easy installation. The new Versa-Line panel is available in 12 3/8” or 16 3/8” coverage with a 1” panel depth and...

ATAS International Introduces Expanded Line Of Trims And Flashing

ATAS International, Inc. has expanded its line of pre-notched trims and flashing components. Trims and flashing are often the most critical elements of metal roof, wall and soffit installations. They provide weather resistance of the installed system, as well as aesthetic value of the finished building. ATAS can now provide solutions that address...

Rural Builder Source Book 2014: Products

  Welcome to the online version of the Rural Builder Source Book. This 6th edition goes beyond metal building construction to include ALL things rural: metal frame, post frame, SIPs, ICFs and tension fabric! This guide provides comprehensive information on the leading products used by the top builders. You will find...

Project inspiration for rural builders: Metal buildings

The 2014 Rural Builder Source Book will soon be published. In addition to all the great projects included in the magazine, here are others that should help inspire your building ideas. Building: Derwood Bible Church, Derwood, Md. Building size: 18,130 sq. ft. Architect: SBK Partnership, LLC Contractors: Gardiner & Gardiner Contracting,...

RIMA-I Handbook Update Available

In ongoing efforts to provide reliable and helpful information on the reflective insulation, radiant barrier and interior radiation control coatings (IRCCs) industries, the Reflective INsulation Manufacturers Association International has just released the 2014 update to their handbook, “Understanding and Using Reflective Insulation, Radiant Barrier and Interior Radiation Control Coatings.” This is...

ATAS Introduces Wave Panel

ALLENTOWN, PA:  – ATAS International, Inc. is pleased to announce a new addition, Wave Panel, to their Belvedere series. Wave Panel is a 40” wide wall panel with deep, non-symmetrical curves. Wave Panel offers architects a fresh way to create interesting wall designs. This structural panel may be installed vertically or...