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Posted: Nov 09, 2022

S-5! Introduces New Snow Retention Clamp For Trapezoidal IMP Roofs

Colorado Springs, CO — S-5!, one of the world's leading developers of engineered, manufactured, metal roof attachments, has introduced a new SnoBracket™ attachment for mounting snow retention systems to insulated metal panel (IMP) roofs.

Posted: Nov 08, 2022

SAF Adds Two New Team Members, Introduces Contract Management Group

Atlanta, GA – SAF, a global metals distributor, fabricator, and finisher is pleased to announce the addition of two new team members. The additions include a senior project manager to lead the organization’s newly established contract management group, as well as a new production manager.

Posted: Nov 07, 2022

MCA Announces Details And Registration For 2023 Winter Meeting

Chicago, IL – The Metal Construction Association announced registration for their upcoming annual Winter Meeting is now open. The event will take place in-person January 22-25, 2023 at the Hyatt Regency in Clearwater Beach Resort and Spa in Clearwater, FL.

Posted: Nov 04, 2022

Equipment Finance Industry Confidence Lower In October

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) has released the October 2022 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $1 trillion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 45, a decrease from the September index of 48.7.

Posted: Nov 03, 2022

AGC: Construction Employment Issues Driving Wages Higher

Arlington, VA - The construction industry added 19,000 employees in September, boosting wages for hourly workers at the fastest rate in 40 years, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of new government data. Association officials said that even with the pay raises, many contractors are still having a difficult time finding qualified workers to hire.

Posted: Nov 03, 2022

CFSEI To Host Webinar On Updates To Specification And Framing Standards, November 29, 2022

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host a webinar on “Updates to the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) North American Specification and Framing Standards” on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET. The webinar is designed for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors.

Posted: Nov 02, 2022

Lorin To Highlight Coil Anodized Aluminum At Arc US 2022

Muskegon, MI – Lorin Industries Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, announces its attendance at Arc US 2022, the nation’s leading architects’ forum, to be held November 17-20, at the Hilton El Conquistador in Tucson, Arizona.

Posted: Oct 31, 2022

MRA Reminds Hurricane-Impacted Homeowners To Beware Of Unscrupulous Contractors

The recovery effort from the damage caused by Hurricane Ian is sure to be a long, difficult road for many homeowners seeking to repair or rebuild. Unfortunately, warns the Metal Roofing Alliance, the challenge can be made that much harder by less-than-reputable opportunists and con artists who sometimes prey on unsuspecting homeowners, especially at a time when the demand for quality contractors is extremely high.

Posted: Oct 28, 2022

RICOWI Dispatches Team To Investigate Hurricane Ian Damage

Cape Coral, FL - The Roofing Industry Committee on Weather Issues, Inc. (RICOWI) has announced deployment of research team to Cape Coral, Florida to investigate damage from Hurricane Ian. The team began its investigation on October 24 and will wrap up its work on October 28, 2022.

Posted: Oct 27, 2022

Fire-Retardant Gray Core Introduced For ALUCOBOND® PLUS

Davidson, NC - 3A Composites USA announces the launch of a new gray core for ALUCOBOND PLUS aluminum composite material (ACM). Effective October 17, 2022 the color of the product’s solid, fire-retardant (FR) core has been updated to gray from its original shade of white.

Posted: Oct 26, 2022

METALCON Announces Top People's Choice Award Winners

Newton, MA — Exhibitors at this year’s METALCON were invited to nominate their top metal products in one of 15 product categories for the METALCON Top Products Award, and attendees were invited to vote on-site in Indianapolis for their top three choice products in the People’s Choice Awards.

Posted: Oct 20, 2022

MRA Makes Updates To Popular Residential Metal Roofing Buyer's Guide

Portland, OR — The U.S. and Canadian re-roofing markets are experiencing high demand due to a number of challenging circumstances, ranging from the increasing frequency of severe storms, hurricanes and wildfire threats, to the average age of homes continuing to rise.

Posted: Oct 20, 2022

MFM Building Products Offers Updated Roofing Underlayment Systems Brochure

Coshocton, OH - MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, recently issued an updated Roofing Underlayment Systems brochure, which outlines the company’s full complement of steep-slope, self-adhering underlayment products.

Posted: Oct 19, 2022

New Linarc Software Offers "Better Way" To Deliver Construction Projects

Beverly Hills, CA (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Linarc Inc., a collaborative project management platform, has launched what the company claims is a new and "better way to deliver construction projects." Linarc was developed to solve the daily challenges that owners, design teams, and contractors confront while driving projects to completion.

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