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Posted: Dec 28, 2018

Lorin Introduces New Anodized Copper Collection

Muskegon, MI - Lorin Industries, Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, announces the Lorin Anodized Copper Collection, ideal for exterior and interior architectural finishes. With a number of the products meeting Architectural Class I and Architectural Class II designations, the Lorin Anodized Copper Collection provides the perfect complement to a variety of applications, including ceiling tiles, paneling, exterior wall cladding, back splashes, column covers, decorative trim, and many more applications.

Posted: Dec 27, 2018

Annual Report Issued By Metal Building Manufacturers Association

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) has released its 2018 Annual Report, entitled Metal Buildings: A Limitless Future. The resource is useful for anyone involved in the metal building industry and highlights the work that MBMA and its members have undertaken over the course of 2018.

Posted: Dec 26, 2018

MRA Advises Homeowners On Avoiding Winter Roof Damage

Portland, OR - Everyone loves a Christmas surprise...unless that surprise comes in the form of a rooftop ice dam. Ice dams can cause major damage, compromise durability and result in costly maintenance issues. While many homeowners blame faulty gutters for freezing over, the root cause of ice dam problems is much more complex.

Posted: Dec 21, 2018

Feeney Rod Assemblies Offer Alternative To Wire Rope Rigging Systems

Oakland, CA – Feeney, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-quality stainless steel and aluminum railing systems is now offering architectural rod assemblies – an attractive, high strength and low-maintenance alternative to traditional steel rod and wire rope rigging systems.

Posted: Dec 20, 2018

ATAS Promotes Cox To Director Of Interior Business Development

Allentown, PA - ATAS International has promoted Kevin Cox, CSI, CDT, to the position of Director of Interior Business Development. To complement this new market focus, an interior applications brochure was created to highlight the many ways in which ATAS metal panels can be used within a building.

Posted: Dec 19, 2018

Carlisle Announces Agreement To Purchase Petersen Aluminum Corporation

Scottsdale, AZ - Carlisle Companies Incorporated (NYSE:CSL), a global leader in commercial and industrial building envelope products through its Carlisle Construction Materials (CCM) operating segment, announces that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire Petersen Aluminum Corporation.

Posted: Dec 19, 2018

MBCEA "Train The Trainer" Dates Announced

Bethlehem, PA - Gary Smith, Metal Buildings Institute President, will be starting his annual Southeast Train the Trainer tour on behalf of the Metal Building Contractors and Erectors Association (MBCEA). This year’s training series will be Rigging I, but other training programs will be available based on the needs of the attendees.

Posted: Dec 18, 2018

New Metl-Span Video Library Includes Installation Instructions, Testimonials

Lewisville, TX – Metl-Span, a manufacturer of durable and energy-efficient insulated metal panels, has developed an online video library that includes several installation instructional videos as well as videos featuring specifiers discussing their success stories with Metl-Span products.

Posted: Dec 17, 2018

Garland Honored For Its Spirit Week Tradition Of Supporting Non-Profit Organizations

Cleveland, OH - Garland was recently honored with a Medical Mutual Pillar Award for Community Service for its annual tradition of supporting non-profit organizations through fun, creative and thoughtful fundraising. Garland’s philanthropic initiative called Spirit Week began in 2010 with Garland employees helping raise more than $400,000 for charities in northeast Ohio and across the country over the last nine years.

Posted: Dec 14, 2018

MSCI Honors Petersen's John Palesny With Lifetime Achievement Award

Elk Grove Village, IL - The Metals Service Center Institute (MSCI) bestowed its Lifetime Achievement Award on John Palesny, president of Petersen Aluminum Corp., in late November during its Aluminum Products Division Conference in Florida. The honor recognizes Palesny’s contribution to the metals industry during his 47-year career at Petersen.

Posted: Dec 13, 2018

Triangle Fastener Pittsburgh Moves To Larger Facility

Pittsburgh, PA - Triangle Fastener Corporation has announced the move of its Pittsburgh branch to a new, larger location. The new location has 16,500 square feet of warehouse space and 1,000 square feet of showroom space to service middle/western Pennsylvania, New York and West Virginia.

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

S-5!®'s Rob Haddock Named 2018 CSI Award Recipient

Colorado Springs, CO – Rob Haddock, CEO of Metal Roof Innovations Limited (MRIL), manufacturer of S-5!® metal roofing attachment products, was recently announced as the 2018 recipient of the Construction Specifications Institute’s (CSI) Ben John Small Technical Writing Award.

Posted: Dec 11, 2018

DuPont Announces New Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen Solution

Wilmington, DE – DuPont Safety & Construction, a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, has announced the release of the DuPont™ Tyvek® DrainVent™ Rainscreen to provide advanced protection against moisture damage in exterior wall systems.

Posted: Dec 07, 2018

Study Compares Greenhouse Gas Emissions For Steel Produced In North America And China

Pittsburgh, PA - Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from production of Chinese steel are substantially greater than emissions from production of comparable steel in North America, according to a series of reports released by the Steel Market Development Institute (SMDI), a business unit of the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI).

Posted: Dec 06, 2018

Triangle Fastener Video Showcases CONCEALOR Screw Line

Pittsburgh, PA – Triangle Fastener Corporation has launched a new product video featuring their CONCEALOR Pancake Head Screw line. The new video provides product details including sizes, applications and helpful installation tips. The video can be viewed on Triangle’s website or by clicking here.

Posted: Dec 04, 2018

PanelClad Introduces Time-Saving Material Handling System For Metal Roofing Contractors

Woodlake, CA - PanelClad, developer of the Panelizer™ System for quicker sheeting of metal buildings, has announced the launch of a new product which tackles material handling and speeds installation of metal roofing systems on all types of projects. Dubbed the “MTX System by PanelClad”, the new product line was developed as a scalable solution to eliminate the non-value-added task of hand carrying material on metal roofing projects.

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