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Posted: May 19, 2022

American Buildings Presents 2022 Excellence In Design Awards

Charlotte, NC - American Buildings has announced the winners of its 2022 Excellence in Design Awards. The competition is designed to highlight the diverse application and expansion of the metal building construction industry. Each project showcases new designs that illustrate innovative metal system construction.

Posted: May 18, 2022

AkzoNobel Industrial Coatings Appoints Daniela Vlad As Managing Director

Columbus, OH - Daniela Vlad has been appointed as Managing Director of AkzoNobel Industrial Coatings. She will lead the strategic direction across a diverse product portfolio, including Coil and Extrusion Coatings, Packaging Coatings, Wood Finishes and Wood Adhesives.

Posted: May 18, 2022

Polyvision Strengthens Sustainability-Focused Business Practices

US-based, Polyvision Corp., a global leader in the innovation and manufacture of CeramicSteel for a variety of industries, has partnered with Voka, a Belgium-based network of companies, to broaden its sustainability-focused business practices under the guidance of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals Program.

Posted: May 17, 2022

2021 Safety Award Winners Announced By MBMA

Cleveland, OH - Safety awards for 2021 were presented during the 2022 Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) Spring Meeting held April 27-29 in Tucson, AZ.

Posted: May 16, 2022

Laminators Inc. Engineer Joins Aluminum Association Task Force

Hatfield, PA – Laminators Incorporated’s Technical Sales Engineer, Jeffrey W. Shriver, PE, CDT, was recently appointed by the Aluminum Association (AA) to serve as a member on their Engineering and Design Task Force (EDTF). Since 2020, Shriver has served on the Engineering Advisory Committee (EAC) for the Aluminum Association. Being a member of both the EAC and EDTF will move Shriver into a more active role in the upkeep of the current 2020 Aluminum Design Manual, as well as development and launch of the 2026 Aluminum Design Manual.

Posted: May 13, 2022

Shawna Wang Promoted To Vice President Of Purchasing At Rigid Global Buildings

Houston, TX - Rigid Global Buildings has announced the promotion of Shawna Wang to Vice President of Purchasing. Wang graduated from Stevens Institute of Technology with a Master of Science in Construction Management in 2012 and joined Rigid shortly after as Purchasing Coordinator. Before her most recent promotion, Wang was in the position of Purchasing Manager.

Posted: May 12, 2022

IMETCO Garners Award From Publication For Facility Managers

Norcross, GA – IMETCO, the Innovative Metals Company, was recently announced as one of 18 winners in Facility Executive magazine’s 2022 Reader’s Choice Awards. IMETCO garnered first place honors in the Building Envelope category, based on the combined results of an online survey and also reader interest in the publisher’s print publications and website during the 2021 calendar year.

Posted: May 10, 2022

S-5! Introduces New CanDuit™ Clamp To Secure Piping And Conduit To Metal Roofs

Colorado Springs, CO – S-5!, a leading developer of engineered, manufactured, metal roof attachments, has introduced a new electrical conduit clamp for metal roofs. The new CanDuit™ clamp secures and supports chases and raceways, cable trays, gas piping, condensate lines and other round-shaped objects on metal roofs, in combination with any S-5! clamp or bracket, including the GripperFix® utility mounting system.

Posted: May 06, 2022

AISC Develops Updated Environmental Product Declarations For Steel Products

Chicago, IL - The domestic structural steel industry has issued updated environmental product declarations (EPDs) to help designers and building owners design more environmentally friendly buildings and bridges. The American Institute of Steel Construction develops industry-average EPDS for three product categories.

Posted: May 05, 2022

NRCA Launches ProCertification® For Metal Panel Roof Systems Installers

Rosemont, IL - The National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA) has announced that experienced installers who demonstrate substantial skills and knowledge of metal panel roof system installation can apply to become NRCA ProCertified® Metal Panel Roof Systems Installers.

Posted: May 04, 2022

ALPOLIC Names New COO, Bids Farewell To MCM Industry Veteran

Chesapeake, VA – Mitsubishi Chemical America’s ALPOLIC Division, a leader in metal composite material (MCM) manufacturing, has announced the promotion of Paul Olson to Chief Operating Officer effective June 3, 2022. Olson will succeed retiring industry veteran, William “Bill” Yannetti, who has been with the company since 1989, before ALPOLIC manufacturing in the United States was launched.

Posted: May 03, 2022

Equipment Finance Industry Confidence Dips In April

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the April 2022 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) today. The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $900 billion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 56.1, a decrease from the March index of 58.2.

Posted: May 02, 2022

MRA Offers Spring Cleaning Tips For Homeowners With Metal Roofs

Portland, OR — A good spring cleaning for the exterior of your home is a great way to uplevel the curb appeal and prepare for the coming summer season. And for homes with metal roofs, make it a top-to-bottom job to keep the roof looking its best and lasting its longest. That's the message from the Metal Roofing Alliance.

Posted: Apr 28, 2022

ATAS Announces 2021 Sales Team Of The Year

Allentown, PA - ATAS International has named Joe Jackowski, CSI, and Brian Silvius as the recipients of the annual Malan S. Parker Award, which recognizes the top sales team each year.

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