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Posted: Jul 07, 2020

Scott Kriner Honored With CRRC's Marty Hastings Award

Chicago, IL – The Metal Construction Association (MCA) provided the platform during its virtual summer meeting in June for The Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) to present the 2020 Marty Hastings Award to Scott Kriner.

Posted: Jul 06, 2020

Flex-Ability Concepts Adds Micah Juengel To Marketing Team

Oklahoma City, OK - A new Marketing Associate and Researcher, Micah Juengel, has joined the Flex-Ability Concepts team. With experience in a variety of industries, he was a natural fit for the flexible framing products manufacturing company.

Posted: Jul 06, 2020

AIA's Billings Index Numbers Rise In May

Washington, DC – Demand for design services in May saw few signs of rebounding following a record drop in billings the month prior, according to a new report from The American Institute of Architects (AIA).

Posted: Jul 02, 2020

Petersen Adds Technical Representatives In Canada For Metal Roof, Wall Systems

Elk Grove Village, IL - Petersen is expanding its network of manufacturer representatives into Canada to meet the country’s growing demand for metal roof and wall cladding systems. The manufacturer representatives from Enercorp will support architects, consultants, installing contractors and others involved in the specification and installation of exterior metal cladding products from coast-to-coast across Canada.

Posted: Jul 02, 2020

Equipment Leasing And Financing Industry Confidence Surges In June

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has released its June 2020 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market increased to 45.8, up from the May index of 25.8.

Posted: Jun 30, 2020

AGC Analysis Shows Construction Employment Rebounding In May

Arlington, VA - Construction employment rebounded from April to May in 45 states and the District of Columbia, following the loss of nearly one million construction jobs nationwide in April, but the gains may be short-lived. That's the takeaway from the Associated General Contractors of America, based on government data and a survey the association has conducted.

Posted: Jun 29, 2020

McElroy Metal Announces Passing Of Keith Gunter

Bossier City, LA - McElroy Metal has announced the passing of Keith Gunter, the company’s Vice President of Purchasing for almost 14 years, and an industry veteran of over 40 years.

Posted: Jun 26, 2020

Petersen Adds Reps To Meet Metal Cladding Demand In Northern California

Phoenix, AZ - Petersen continues to meet the growing demand in the Western United States for its PAC-CLAD metal roof and wall products by hiring new representatives in the region. The manufacturer representatives will support architects, installing contractors and others involved in the specification and installation of exterior metal cladding products in Northern California.

Posted: Jun 25, 2020

Metalwërks® Secures Design Patent For Sculpted™ 3D Ribbon Panel

Kennett Square, PA - Metalwërks®, a leading U.S. manufacturer of metal plate exterior facade systems, integrated curtain wall components, and custom architectural features, recently secured a design patent for its Sculpted™ 3D Ribbon rainscreen system.

Posted: Jun 24, 2020

MBMA Publishes Warehouses & Storage Case Study Report

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has published its newest case study, Warehouses & Storage. This report profiles a number of warehouses/distribution centers and storage facilities, all of which are metal buildings.

Posted: Jun 22, 2020

Garland Launches Defense Force™ Product Line Amid Global Health Crisis

Cleveland, OH - As much of the country begins to ease restrictions and businesses start to reopen, The Garland Company, Inc. is ready with its innovative Defense Force line of high-performance products designed to either clean, disinfect and/or protect commercial facilities.

Posted: Jun 19, 2020

PAC-CLAD Metal Wall Panels Approved For NFPA 285 Assembly With Spray Foam Insulation

Elk Grove Village, IL - PAC-CLAD metal wall panels from Petersen have passed the requirements of the National Fire Protection Association 285 Standard for exterior wall assemblies. The test results expand cladding options beyond masonry for designers and specifiers when using spray foam as continuous insulation on exterior walls of any height, while satisfying International Building Code requirements.

Posted: Jun 18, 2020

Metl-Span Introduces 8"-Thick Cold Storage Panel

Lewisville, TX – Metl-Span, a recognized leader in the advancement of insulated metal panel technology, is extending its line of cold storage panel products with the introduction of a new 8"-thick cold storage panel.

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