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Posted: Jun 01, 2017

Metal Construction Association Welcomes Five New Member Companies

Chicago, IL – The Metal Construction Association (MCA) will be welcoming five new members when its annual Summer Meeting convenes in June. Green Span Profiles, Messing Construction, Quality Metalcrafts, LLC - Americlad, Roofing Magazine and thinkstep, Inc. have joined the association's ranks of more than 75 member companies with specialties in the metal construction industry.

Posted: May 30, 2017

Design Billings Index Posts Third Consecutive Increase

Washington, D.C. – After beginning the year with a marginal decline, the Architecture Billings Index has posted three consecutive months of growth in design revenue at architecture firms. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lead time between architecture billings and construction spending. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the April ABI score was 50.9, down from a score of 54.3 in the previous month.

Posted: May 26, 2017

Roof Hugger Updates Technical Data Bulletin

Odessa, FL - Roof Hugger, LLC announces an updated Technical Data Bulletin that is available on their website. This document provides detailed information on the company, its products and their materials, installation and applications.

Posted: May 26, 2017

A & S Building Systems Relocates Headquarters To Andersonville, TN

Andersonville, TN – A&S Building Systems, a division of NCI Buildings Group, has relocated their headquarters from Caryville, TN to the David Jones Industrial Park in Andersonville, TN. The ribbon cutting for their new facility was attended by Anderson County Chamber officials. General Contractors from throughout the United States also attended to congratulate the employees.

Posted: May 25, 2017

New Tech Machinery Launches New Website

Denver, CO – New Tech Machinery (NTM), one of the world's leading producers of portable rollforming machines, is excited to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website,

Posted: May 24, 2017

ATAS Recognizes Project Of The Year Awards Winners

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. honored its 2016 Project of the Year winners at a recent awards banquet. The annual competition recognizes projects in which ATAS products have been incorporated into the design of the building.

Posted: May 24, 2017

MCA Hosts Summer Meeting June 12-14

Chicago, IL – The Metal Construction Association (MCA) will host its annual summer meeting June 12-14 at the Chicago Marriott O'Hare Hotel. The meeting will provide an opportunity for attendees to collaborate, confront challenges, and learn about the latest innovations in metal construction.

Posted: May 23, 2017

MBMA Announces 2016 Manufacturer Safety Award Recipients

Cleveland, OH - Each year, the Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) honors metal building systems manufacturers that demonstrate exceptional performance in maintaining workplace safety. Safety awards for 2016 performance were presented at the Annual MBMA Spring Meeting held May 18-19, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Posted: May 22, 2017

Mule-Hide Expands Silicone Roof Coating Sealant Choices

Beloit, WI – Mule-Hide Products Co. has added new 100% Silicone Sealant choices to its Silicone Roof Coating System, expanding the color offering to include Clear and the packaging options to include 10-ounce tubes.

Posted: May 19, 2017

Retrofitting For Metal Roofs Is Topic Of New MBMA White Paper

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) released the white paper, Comparison of Retrofit Systems Over Existing Metal Roofs, by Brian Gardiner FRCI, RRC, CCS. This paper provides a detailed comparison of two options for putting a new roof layer over an existing metal roof: a new metal roof and a single-ply layer, most often consisting of Thermoplastic Polyolefin (TPO).

Posted: May 17, 2017

Prism Collection Steel Siding Introduced By EDCO Products

Hopkins, MN - EDCO Products, a manufacturer of residential and commercial exterior building products, announces the release of the Prism Collection, a steel siding product that provides a natural wood-grain texture in a choice of colors.

Posted: May 12, 2017

Laminators Incorporated Expands Sales Team

Hatfield, PA – Laminators Incorporated is pleased to announce the promotion of two long-term employees—Jason Bauknecht as Inside Sales Manager and John Reck as Inside Sales Representative for the Architectural Products Division. These positions were created to support the growth and development of the architectural division.

Posted: May 11, 2017

Morin Brings On Johnson To Serve Southwest

Bristol, CT – Morin, A Kingspan Group Company, has hired Dontae Johnson as the Regional Sales Manager of the Southwest Region. Based in Greater Los Angeles, Johnson will be responsible for covering Southern California and Arizona.

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