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November 7, 2017 - Weekly News Update

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Beckers Adds Glimmer To Textured Metal Coatings
beckrytex-glimmer.jpgElk Grove Village, IL - Beckers' Beckry®Tex line is well known in the industry for its unique textured surfaces, eye-catching aesthetics and durability. In response to customer requests for a wider color palette to expand this exceptional product line into the siding market, Beckry®Tex Glimmer has been introduced. More 
Featured Project...PPG
Graffiti-Resistant Coating Protects Seattle Area School
Issaquah, WA - PPG and AEP Span have partnered to protect and enhance Issaquah Middle School with metal wall panels using Duranar® GR (graffiti-resistant) clear coating. It is the first school in the country to use the new coating, which features a proprietary formulation that PPG developed to combat a problem that costs U.S. building owners an estimated $25 billion per year. More

Featured Article...SnoBlox-SnoJax
Best Methods For Attaching Snow Retention Products
snoblox-snojax-featured-article.jpg"In the beginning," writes Howie Scarboro of SnoBlox-SnoJax, "we only had rocks and logs to help keep snow and ice from avalanching off our roofs. These were crude but effective means of minimizing injury and damage from snow slides. With the advancements in adhesives and fasteners, we now have various methods of snow retention attachment." Check out his discussion of four popular methods of attaching snow retention products to metal roofs. More 
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Featured Article...AppliCad USA
Contractor Changes Needed To Achieve Metal Roof Goal
ray-smith.jpgCiting the Metal Roofing Alliance's recently announced goal of 20% market share for U.S. residential metal roofing by 2020, Ray Smith of software developer AppliCad USA offers thoughts on how that can be achieved. Using the high market penetration that's been realized in Australia and New Zealand as examples, Smith suggests ways that U.S. contractors need to change their practices to make the 20% goal a reality. More 
Featured Project...Petersen
Three-Tier Metal Roof Disguises Mass Of New School 
Tahlequah, OK - The expansive new 500-student pre-K thru 4th grade Heritage Elementary School in Tahlequah was greatly needed by its growing community. The project, designed by Crafton Tull in Tulsa, features a curving spine element that provides the main circulation corridor off of which three major classroom "fingers" radiate. Nearly 87,000 sq. ft. of Petersen's PAC-CLAD Galvalume Snap-Clad panels in 24 gauge steel were selected to roof the sprawling structure. More

Industry News
METALCON Innovation Station Prize Winners Announced
metalcon-innovation-station.jpgLas Vegas, NV - The winners of four Innovation Station drawings during METALCON 2017 in Las Vegas, October 18 - 20, have been announced. Contestants entered the drawings throughout the three-day show by scanning 10 Innovation Station displays that were set up in the Las Vegas Convention Center. DesignandBuildwithMetal.com presented prizes of $500 each to the winners. More 
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Cold-Formed Steel Trusses eBook Released
buildsteel-steel-trusses-ebook.jpgWashington, DC - BuildSteel, a partnership of steel and construction industry organizations, announces the release of "Cold-Formed Steel Trusses: Design, Performance, and Advantages", a complimentary e-book to help building owners, architects, contractors and engineers better understand how cold-formed steel (CFS) truss systems can help them in their next project. More 
October 2017 Contractor Edition Ezine Now Available
october-2017-ezine.jpg DesignandBuildwithMetal's October Contractor Edition ezine is now ready for viewing. In this issue are a number of exciting projects, demonstrating the beauty, versatility and durability of metal construction products. A great example can be seen on the October cover...a church designed and built using a metal building system as well as several types of metal cladding. To view, click the link below or the image at the left.
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