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Posted: Dec 30, 2021

IMP Manufacturer's BIM Objects Help Streamline The Design Process

Vacaville, CA - All Weather Insulated Panels is one of America's leading producers of insulated metal panel systems, and an innovator in the design, construction, and advancement of insulated metal panels and insulated roof deck solutions. In addition to first-class products, All Weather Insulated Panels strives to offer best-of-class service and support, both before and after the sale. To assist contractors and architects in the specification stage, the company offers online access to color and finish sheets, literature, spec sheets, detail files, continuing education courses and BIM objects, available through a BIM Configurator widget or a Bundle selector.

Posted: Dec 23, 2021

A Great Place To Learn About Coil Anodizing

Muskegon, MI - Lorin Industries Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, invites anyone involved in design and construction to check out the company's YouTube channel to learn about the world of anodizing.

Posted: Dec 22, 2021

Put Your (Snow) Guard Up: How To Prevent Rooftop Snow Avalanches

Portland, OR - Winter has barely begun, but freezing and sub-zero temperatures have already hit much of the U.S. and Canada. For homeowners, it's time to double check that your roof is ready for snow and ice. That's the advice coming from the Metal Roofing Alliance (MRA), North America's leading resource for metal roofing information for homeowners and residential roofing contractors.

Posted: Dec 02, 2021

Snow Guards Serve A Vital Safety Function...And Look Good Doing It!

McHenry, IL - Avalanches of ice and snow can be dangerous and even deadly. It is true in nature, and it is true in steep-sloped roofing, where a sudden release of snow and ice can be dangerous to people and harmful to property. Fortunately—in the case of roofing—avalanches are preventable, thanks to companies like Sno Gem, a leading maker of snow and ice retention products since 1994.

Posted: Nov 24, 2021

Supplying Premium Metals And Services For Construction

North Ridgeville, OH - Alanod-Westlake Metal Industries (AWMI) is a premium metal supplier for the construction market, garnering a reputation as an industry leader in reflective and decorative metal surfaces.

Posted: Nov 18, 2021

When You Need A Place To Put Your Foot, Now There's A Solution

Middleburg, FL - Everyone working on a standing seam metal roof knows, sometimes you just need a place to put your foot. Now you have one! The Roof Rat Bracket is a unique, standing seam metal roofing bracket created to give contracting professionals and maintenance workers a safe place to put their foot.

Posted: Nov 11, 2021

Step By Step Aid In Designing And Quoting A Snow Retention System

American Fork, UT - Rooftop snow management systems are recognized as key accessories for metal roofs in regions where significant snowfall occurs. TRA Snow & Sun, with 25 years of experience in the marketplace, offers a variety of snow retention options to suit each particular situation. The big question for many contractors, designers and building owners is which system best suits their building. TRA offers assistance to smoothly navigate the selection process with its Snow Estimate Package.

Posted: Nov 04, 2021

Document Libraries Section Offers Downloadable Info On Variety Of Topics

Norcross, GA - Since its founding in 1994, IMETCO, the Innovative Metals Company, has grown to become one of the industry's leading providers of engineered metal products and building envelope systems. And while building relationships with contractors, architects and even building owners has been a big contributor to the company's success, its support to those groups comes not only through direct communications, but also through an information-packed website where virtually anyone can gain a good sense of the company's products and capabilities. One of the website sections created to help familiarize visitors with who IMETCO is and what the company does is the company's Resources section

Posted: Oct 21, 2021

Backed By Science, Company's Coil And Extrusion Coatings Are Attractive And Durable

Riverside, CA - While color can enhance the beauty of a metal roof or wall panel, it's the science behind the coating that makes it last. Dura Coat was founded on science and as the company explains, it was science that led to the development of the environmentally-sound coatings that are today the foundation of all Dura Coat products. And it's the science that the company's research chemists are constantly working to improve as they seek to continue pushing the envelope of exceptional coating development.

Posted: Oct 14, 2021

Durability Of Coil Coatings Showcased In New Video

Columbus, OH - AkzoNobel’s reputation for the durability of its coil coating products is showcased in an innovative new video. Using one of its most popular products - CERAM-A-STAR 1050 – as an example, the video shows in real-world terms how the company’s coil coatings products provide outstanding gloss and color retention, even when exposed to harsh weathering elements like humidity, UV rays, blazing heat or driving rain.

Posted: Oct 07, 2021

Videos And Literature Acquaints Prospective Customers With Metal Processing Machinery

Moundridge, KS - The Bradbury name is synonymous with high-quality, productivity-enhancing metal processing equipment for customers the world over. The company designs and manufactures roll forming, cut-to-length, leveling, automated production systems, metal tile roofing systems and controls for everything from entry level operations to full-scale facilities. All Bradbury Group companies produce machines known for reliability, high-production capacities, scrap reduction and build quality.

Posted: Sep 30, 2021

Coming To Terms With Metal Construction Product Definitions, Abbreviations And More

Oklahoma City, OK - Star Building Systems is a custom-engineered building manufacturer that empowers builders to advance their business by offering the tools, training and support they need to become leaders in their local markets. With a history that dates back to 1927, Star has compiled an impressive collection of resources, including an outstanding glossary of industry terms.

Posted: Sep 23, 2021

Installed 12 Years Ago, Oregon Kit Plane Owner Still Impressed With His Bifold Door

Fairfax, MN - The owners of bifold and hydraulic doors from Schweiss Doors often call or email the company years after a purchase to share accolades on their doors. Such was the case with Ron Sterba, a retired telephone company employee from Salem, Ore., who recently passed on a “Hats Off” in his recent email praising Schweiss Doors for the many years of carefree operation he’s enjoyed with his bifold liftstrap door.

Posted: Sep 02, 2021

Online Tools Make Design And Construction Easier And Faster

Elk Grove Village, IL - PAC-CLAD architectural metal products from Petersen have been used to create outstanding building designs for a wide range of end uses. The PAC-CLAD lineup includes a variety of metal roofing and wall panel profiles, available in a vast range of high-quality finishes with choices of metal substrates. To facilitate the design process, a suite of PAC E-Tools is available online to assist designers, contractors and building/homeowners.

Posted: Aug 27, 2021

Website Serves As Resource For All Things Metal Roof Attachment

Colorado Springs, CO - When it comes to the penetration-free attachment of virtually any accessory to a metal roof—including snow retention and photovoltaic panel systems—it’s hard to beat the experts at S-5!. The company has long been regarded as one of the metal construction industry’s preeminent names in attachment because it does more than simply sell products, it also innovates and educates. But where once upon a time the company could only share its expertise live and in-person, at trade shows, association meetings and other group settings, it now has the internet and a website. And it uses both to full advantage.

Posted: Aug 19, 2021

Metal Building Systems Are Ideal For Sustainable Construction

Charlotte, NC - With steel being the most recycled material on the planet, metal building systems are ideal for sustainable and “green” construction. It's no surprise that Nucor Building Systems, a Nucor company, has a keen focus on green initiatives as a leading nationwide manufacturer and supplier of steel building systems.

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