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Posted: May 20, 2021

Bradbury Provides Roll Forming Solution For Leading HVAC Accessories Manufacturer

Moundridge, KS - MicroMetl is the nation’s largest independent manufacturer of accessories for commercial heating and cooling equipment. Recent changes in its product mix put MicroMetl in a position where major advancements had to be considered for its production process if the company wanted to remain competitive. For help with that process, the company turned to The Bradbury Group.

Posted: May 13, 2021

Curved Design Elements Come To Life Via Video

Curves are a popular design element on construction projects of all types, and Flex-Ability Concepts has led the way in offering products that allow the creation of curved walls, arches, domes and any other undulating feature that designers can imagine. Their Video Library shows designers, contractors and building owners some of the many possibilities that can be achieved.

Posted: May 06, 2021

IMPs Become Go-To Choice For Distribution Facilities And Data Centers During The Pandemic

The year was 2020. The roadways were deserted, curbside pick-up became the norm and most goods were just one click away. The COVID-19 pandemic shifted consumer spending habits so much, e-commerce business jumped 32% that year alone, accelerating economic growth by nearly two years, according to eMarketer data. With all those packages arriving at doorsteps came the need for more distribution centers

Posted: Apr 29, 2021

A Wide Variety Of Educational Programs About Metal Construction Products

As a leading manufacturer of metal roofing, wall cladding, ceilings, perimeter edge metal, and accessories, ATAS International furthers their commitment to the industry by educating architects and designers as an American Institute Of Architects/Continuing Education System (AIA/CES) and Green Business Certification Inc. (GBCI) continuing education provider.

Posted: Apr 22, 2021

What's Your Type: MRA Issues Primer On Metal Roofing Alloy Options

More homeowners are choosing metal roofing for their home...and for good reasons: Durable and protective against climate extremes, sustainable and energy efficient, stylish and long lasting are just a few of its benefits. But not all metal roofing is created equal. The category actually consists of a wide range of different alloy types–all of which offer a variety of characteristics, costs and advantages–making it important for homeowners who are considering a new metal roof to understand their options.

Posted: Apr 15, 2021

Reflective Insulation Offers Benefits For Metal Building Systems

An essential component of almost any building is insulation and rFOIL Reflective Insulation, manufactured by Covertech Flexible Packaging, offers patented and proven products specifically designed for metal building systems, post-frame construction, metal roof and wall retrofits and a variety of other applications.

Posted: Apr 08, 2021

Metal Wall Panel Manufacturer's Configurator Tool Streamlines BIM Modeling Process

Bringing design visions to reality is now easier than ever with MorinBIM, the new BIM design tool from Morin, a Kingspan Group Company. The tool connects users with the company’s extensive library of BIM objects and digital content, and enables that content to be seamlessly integrated into the user’s building design models in just a few short steps.

Posted: Apr 01, 2021

An Emphasis On Metal Roofing And Rainware Products

ADVANCED Architectural Sheet Metal & Supply has earned an outstanding reputation as a supplier of metal roof panels and rain accessory products like gutters and downspouts. With decades of experience, the Shelby, Michigan-based manufacturer has a legion of satisfied customers.

Posted: Mar 11, 2021

Paint Coatings Provide Peace Of Mind With Built-In Graffiti Resistance

Graffiti and vandalism through the intentional spray painting of words, symbols or messages on buildings is a problem not only in America's largest cities, but oftentimes in small towns and rural municipalities too. It can often be found covering the sides and backs of buildings, accessible through alleyways or service corridors, and sometimes too, right out in front, for all the world to see. Fortunately, metal claddings finished with Sherwin-Williams coatings are protected not only from nature's elements such as sun and rain, but from disfiguring graffiti too.

Posted: Mar 04, 2021

Metal Building Project Videos Show Design Possibilities

Viewing a completed project from top to bottom, inside and out, is a great way to see the overall design, the products that were used and the quality of the work that was done. Chief Buildings, a leading manufacturer of custom building systems, makes this possible through numerous project videos that are featured on the company's website.

Posted: Feb 18, 2021

Elevated Standing Seam Roof Insulation System Boosts Performance

R-Boost™ from American Buildings Company (ABC) is an economical roof insulation solution, designed to work with ABC's Standing Seam 360 roof system, that achieves the increased levels of thermal performance the latest codes demand.

Posted: Feb 11, 2021

Color Visualizer Helps Home And Building Owners Choose Metal Roof And Wall Styles And Colors

For most homeowners and building owners, renovation projects can be exciting, but also stress-inducing. Putting a new metal roof on a home or building is a major expense. So is new metal siding or cladding. And the larger the job, the greater the cost. One of the biggest fears, especially for homeowners, is not loving the finished result....or worse yet, hating it! Thanks to programs like the Color Visualizer, available on the Sheffield Metals website, customers don't have to "trust" that they'll like something; they can see exactly what their project is going to look like before they spend a dime.

Posted: Feb 04, 2021

Anodized Aluminum With Emphasis On American Production & Innovation

On January 25, 2021, U.S. President Joe Biden signed an executive order with the intent of strengthening "Buy American" provisions. Around the same time, Lorin Industries, a leader in the production of coil anodized aluminum, announced that it continues to manufacture its products exclusively in the U.S.A.

Posted: Jan 28, 2021

Continuing Education Courses About Insulated Metal Panel Systems

Through the years, insulated metal panel systems have evolved from being used predominantly for cold storage and industrial applications to now being featured on buildings across the entire design spectrum. Educational facilities, hospitals and wineries are just a few of the many building types where you can expect to find insulated metal panel systems used with regularity.

Posted: Jan 14, 2021

Understanding The Benefits Of Standing Seam Metal Roofing

Looking to learn more about the benefits of metal roofing, and avoid specification pitfalls? A free, downloadable ebook from McElroy Metal, titled 18 Ways to Reduce the Risk When Specifying Standing Seam Metal Panels, can help.

Posted: Dec 21, 2020

How To Choose A Quality Metal Fabricator And Welder

When it comes to choosing a metal fabricator and welder, customers are in search of high-quality work and value to maintain a competitive price strategy. Advancements in technology and precision, such as Fiber Optic Laser material cutting, have decreased processing time to improve the performance of metal fabricators.

Posted: Nov 23, 2020

Safer And More Efficient Handling Of Insulated Metal Panels

The benefits of using lifting equipment to handle insulated metal panels (IMPs) are abundant, and IMP installers who have employed lifters can point to a range of reasons why to use the machines. What follows is how using a lifter specifically impacts a couple of IMP-handling tasks.

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