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RHEINZINK Installers Attend Advanced Training Workshop

Contractors receive hands-on, expert instruction at RHEINZINK's advanced training workshop.
Front row: Left to right: Joel Bauman – Classic Roofing – Barrie, Canada; Robert Illes, Istvan Illes – Vintage Sheet Metal, Salem, NH; Brian Raymond, Tim Heaghney – Cold Hollow Contracting, Burlington, VT; Craig Hardin, Chad Wolbert – Hardin Roofing and Exteriors, Union Bridge, MD

Back row: Left to right: Karl Hakkaranien – Classic Roofing, Barrie, Ontario, Canada; Andre Schwabe - RZ Germany Trainer, Lou Rondeau – RZ National Applications Training Manager

Woburn, MA – Key RHEINZINK installers recently attended an advanced training workshop aimed at increasing knowledge and skill in fabrication and detailing techniques. The three-day session was led by Lou Rondeau, RHEINZINK America’s National Applications Training Manager, and Andre Schwabe, Trainer from RHEINZINK’s parent company in Germany.

RHEINZINK offers several individual training courses that provide hands-on instruction in the installation of RHEINZINK roofing, façade and gutter systems. “We cover zinc theory and common application practices in every workshop in order to give the participant a good working knowledge of zinc using industry standard details,” Rondeau said.  “The installers gain a better understanding of the craftsmanship that can be achieved with zinc in order to make their projects really distinctive.”

About RHEINZINK America Inc.

RHEINZINK America, Inc. led the introduction of architectural zinc in North America and continues to offer one of the industry’s most reliable, trusted brands. Architects and contractors are supported by customer service, technical assistance and installer training. RHEINZINK is readily available through an established network of qualified distributors and systems partners across the United States, Canada and Mexico. Ideal for roofing, façade and gutter applications, RHEINZINK is environmentally friendly, 100% recyclable and offers a potential lifespan of 100 years or more. For more information on RHEINZINK, call 781-729-0812 or visit

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