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Posted: Apr 04, 2017

MORIN Names Faulk For Marketing

Bristol, CT – Morin, a Kingspan Group Company, has announced the hiring of Peter Faulk as its marketing manager. He will be charged with invigorating electronic content for architects, developing systems for managing and disseminating electronic media and ideas to sales and clients, managing ad campaigns, sales support systems, trade shows and events, social media channels and more.

Posted: Apr 03, 2017

Construction Employment Increases In 43 States For 12-Month Period

Arlington, VA - Forty-three states added construction jobs between February 2016 and February 2017 while 39 states added construction jobs between January and February, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data.

Posted: Mar 31, 2017

Thermal Design Introduces New Thermal Break Tape

Stoughton, WI – Thermal Design has announced the development of Quik-Stop Trash Free™ thermal break tape, an easy-to-apply insulative foam tape with a specially formulated adhesive backing that works without peel-and-remove backing tape.

Posted: Mar 29, 2017

MBMA Adds Kingspan, PowerLift, Redd Team And Sukup As New Members

Cleveland, OH - The membership ranks of the Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) are showing strong growth this year with the recent addition of four new members. Joining MBMA are Kingspan Insulated Panels Inc., Powerlift Hydraulic Doors and Redd Team by Sapa as Associate members, as well as Sukup Manufacturing Co. as a Building Systems member.

Posted: Mar 28, 2017

AWIP Produces "A Better Way To Build" Video

Vacaville, CA – William Lowery, the President of All Weather Insulated Panels, sees the North American construction industry on the verge of a new way to build. His company is a leader in the manufacture of composite insulated metal panels (IMPs), products that forge the way in meeting the most stringent environmental regulations while offering high visual appeal.

Posted: Mar 27, 2017

American Buildings Company Adds Edgell To Network Of Builders

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of Edgell Building Inc. of Missoula, Montana to its national network of Builders.

Posted: Mar 24, 2017

CENTRIA’s New Celestial Effects Coating System Offers A Universe Of Effects

Moon Township, PA - CENTRIA, a leader in architectural metal wall systems, introduces the Celestial Effects Coating System. The latest addition to CENTRIA’s dynamic line of polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) coating systems, Celestial Effects offers a range of luminous color options for a distinctive aesthetic as well as extreme weather performance.

Posted: Mar 23, 2017

Airolite Introduces New Narrow-Profile Louvers

Schofield, WI – Airolite has announced the development of a new narrow profile louver for use in both exterior and interior applications. The louver is ideal for instances where a high free area is required, and/or instances where a narrow frame depth and horizontal sightlines are desired.

Posted: Mar 22, 2017

ATAS International Wins 2017 Lehigh Valley Top Workplaces Award

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor for the second consecutive year by The Morning Call. The organizations who receive a Top Workplaces award are determined solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics LLC, a research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement.

Posted: Mar 22, 2017

AXYZ International Releases Second PANELBuilder iBook

Burlington, Ontario, Canada - AXYZ International, a supplier of CNC router systems, announces the release of its second iBook, titled "AXYZ PANELBuilder – The World's Leading Panel Fabrication System", offering interactive information on the system, which is designed for the aluminum composite material (ACM) and metal composite material (MCM) markets.

Posted: Mar 21, 2017

MORIN Brings On Schumacher To Serve Mid-Atlantic Region

Bristol, CT – Morin, A Kingspan Group Company, has hired Alec Schumacher as the Regional Sales Manager of the Mid-Atlantic Region. Based in Baltimore, Schumacher will be responsible for covering Washington, DC, Delaware, West Virginia, Maryland and Virginia.

Posted: Mar 20, 2017

Jim Barr Elected Chairman Of The Board Of NRCA

Las Vegas, NV – Jim Barr, president of Barr Roofing Co., Abilene, Texas, has been elected the next chairman of the board of the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA). Barr will serve for the 2017-18 fiscal year. He was elected during NRCA's 130th Annual Convention held March 1-3 in Las Vegas.

Posted: Mar 17, 2017

CENTRIA District Sales Manager Brandon Kinsey Honored

Moon Township, PA - CENTRIA, a leader in architectural metal wall systems, announces that District Sales Manager Brandon Kinsey, greater Detroit area, was the recipient of a pair of awards in 2016, including the Honorary Affiliate award by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Michigan and the Chairman’s Annual Sales Award from CENTRIA’s parent company, NCI Building Systems Inc.

Posted: Mar 16, 2017

SAF Now Offering Insulated Rainscreen Panels

Villa Rica, GA – Southern Aluminum Finishing Co. (SAF) has introduced 4000i Insulated RainScreen Panels as an addition to their ADAPT Panel and Column Cover Systems Accessories line. The 4000i is essentially an SAF 4000 Series RainScreen ACM, aluminum, or stainless steel building panel with insulation adhered by silicon sealant that meets use ‘G’ and ‘O’ of the ASTM C1184 standard.

Posted: Mar 15, 2017

VMZINC® Promotes Maria Jose-Iorio To National Sales Manager For North America

Raleigh, NC – VMZINC®-US, the international brand name of rolled zinc products, announces that Maria Jose-Iorio will be transferring from the VMZINC’s Sydney, Australia office to their North American headquarters in Raleigh, North Carolina, where she will assume the role of national sales manager. In her role, Jose-Iorio will be responsible for increasing sales of VMZINC products throughout North America.

Posted: Mar 14, 2017

Roof Hugger Announces Acquisition By LSI Group

Odessa, FL - Roof Hugger Inc. announces its acquisition by an affiliated entity of LSI Metal Building Components Group, Inc. (LSI Group). Roof Hugger Inc., based in Lutz, Florida, is the manufacturer of notched sub-purlins for retrofitting existing metal roofs. This acquisition joins Roof Hugger with LSI Group’s other affiliated companies, which include Logan Stampings, LSI Metal Fabrication, and BPD (Building Products Development).

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