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Posted: Sep 26, 2023

The Bradbury Group Experts To Speak At METALCON

Moundridge, KS — Two representatives from The Bradbury Group, Matt Werner and Shawn Huffman, will be presenting an engaging educational session during METALCON in Las Vegas, scheduled for October 18-20. The Bradbury Group is excited to have the opportunity to share their extensive knowledge on roll forming with the industry.

Posted: Sep 25, 2023

Newest MBMA Educational Folio Is Firehouse Ministries Shelter

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the publication of a profile on the Firehouse Ministries Shelter in Birmingham, Alabama. The newest MBMA architecture-focused educational case study takes a detailed look at the award-winning facility serving the needs of homeless men, women and children.

Posted: Sep 22, 2023

Citadel Architectural Products Expands National Sales Team

Greenfield, IN — Citadel Architectural Products has announced the expansion of their nationwide Sales team. Located throughout the United States, the Citadel team is comprised of experienced industry experts with extensive experience partnering with architects, designers, developers, architectural product fabricators, and installers in the ACM/MCM and roofing industries.

Posted: Sep 21, 2023

Firestable Introduces New NFPA-275 Certified Thermal Barrier Spray Foam Insulation

Essex, CT - U.S.-based Firestable™ Insulation Company has entered the building insulation market with a patented, directly code compliant, NFPA-275 thermal barrier closed-cell spray foam insulation that meets the International Building Code (IBC ) upon application without the need for an additional thermal barrier.

Posted: Sep 20, 2023

AGC: Construction Sector Adds 22,000 Employees In August

Arlington, VA - The construction industry added 22,000 jobs in August, while total construction spending rose 0.7 percent in July, despite a downturn in most infrastructure investment categories, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials cautioned that progress on many public infrastructure projects was likely being undermined by the added layers of red tape the Biden administration continues to add for new public works efforts.

Posted: Sep 19, 2023

Petersen Adds EBS As PAC-CLAD Representatives In PA, NJ And DE

Elk Grove Village, IL - Manufacturer representatives Exterior Building Solutions (EBS) now represent Petersen’s PAC-CLAD metal roof and wall cladding systems throughout Northeast and Central Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. The EBS team will support architects, consultants, installing contractors and others involved in the specification and installation of exterior metal cladding.

Posted: Sep 15, 2023

DuPont™ Tedlar® Featured On 'Inside the Blueprint' Series

Wilmington, DE - DuPont™ Tedlar® will be featured on an upcoming “Inside the Blueprint” segment covering “Innovations in Surface Protection” airing September 16 at 3 p.m. ET on Bloomberg News, followed by spots on Fox Business, syndication on hundreds of local channels, and across digital/social platforms.

Posted: Sep 12, 2023

Kingspan Light + Air Unveils New Company and Product Branding

Lake Forest, IL — Kingspan Light + Air, a division of Kingspan Group PLC, and a leader in daylighting, ventilation and smoke management solutions for the sustainable built environment, today unveiled its new product branding, exemplifying its evolution as a company and focus on innovation, growth and the customer experience.

Posted: Sep 12, 2023

AISI Seeks Cold-Formed Steel Research Proposals

Washington, DC - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) Standards Council is seeking research proposals for its 2024 Small Project/Fellowship Program. Launched in 2014, AISI’s Small Project/Fellowship Program identifies and provides funding for research projects that will significantly impact the reliability, performance and cost-competitiveness of cold-formed steel products.

Posted: Sep 11, 2023

Paint Pen Introduced For Touch-Up Work On PAC-CLAD Metal Panels

Elk Grove Village, IL - The new PAC-CLAD Paint Pen is a convenient way to quickly, neatly and effectively touch up scratches and other damage to the PAC-CLAD finish. Applying PAC-CLAD touch-up paint protects the metal substrate and returns a building’s architectural metal façade to its intended appearance.

Posted: Sep 08, 2023

S-5! Experts Presenting On Range Of Topics At METALCON

Colorado Springs, CO – With METALCON, the metal construction industry’s largest trade show and conference fast approaching, S-5! is encouraging attendees to come learn from their experts on a number of industry topics, while earning continuing education credits at the same time!

Posted: Sep 07, 2023

Holcim Celebrates Continued Growth And Expansion Of Elevate™ Following Rebrand

Nashville, TN – Elevate™, a premier provider of commercial roofing, wall and lining systems, is thriving and growing after its acquisition by Holcim and subsequent rebrand in June 2022. Through plant improvements, new manufacturing locations, capital investments, vertical integration and supply chain improvements, Elevate continues to expand its offerings while upholding the legacy Firestone brand’s commitment to the highest standards in the industry.

Posted: Sep 06, 2023

Popular YouTuber Compares How Metal Roofing And Asphalt Shingles Handle The Heat

Portland, OR — Not all roofs are created equal, and that’s especially true when it comes to controlling extreme summertime temperatures. And as evidence, the Metal Roofing Alliance is encouraging contractors, architects and homeowners to check out a new video by Build Productions YouTube star and building expert Matt Risinger.

Posted: Sep 05, 2023

AISI Publishes Design Examples To Illustrate Update Provisions In AISI S100

Washington, DC - The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has published AISI D102-23, “Illustrative Examples for Provisions in AISI S100-16 (2020) w/S3-22.” The document provides a set of 22 design examples that illustrate updated provisions included in AISI S100-16(2020) w/S3-22, North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members, 2016 Edition (Reaffirmed 2020) with Supplement 3, 2022 Edition.

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