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June 6, 2017 - Weekly News Update

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Featured Project...Umicore Building Products USA
Re-Imagined Observatory Design Features Zinc Cladding
Southern New Hampshire - The list of award-winning projects to utilize VMZINC®, the international brand name of rolled zinc products, is ever-growing. A recent addition is The Gemma Observatory, designed by Anmahian Winton Architects. A private astronomical observatory located on a hillside in southern New Hampshire, the project has won multiple industry awards, including the award for Overall Excellence at the 2017 Metal Construction Association's Chairman Awards. More

Industry News
Al Dunlop Inducted Into NCCA Hall Of Fame   
NCCA-Al-Dunlop Cleveland, OH - On April 25, 2017, Al Dunlop was inducted into the NCCA Hall of Fame during the NCCA's Annual Meeting in Naples, FL. As a veteran of the coil coating industry, Dunlop earned the respect of many through his positions with Valspar and Glidden. He was a strong supporter of the NCCA during his career, and he continued his advocacy on behalf of the industry and the association as the first NCCA technical director. More

Featured Article...AppliCad USA
Software Solution Gives Roofing Contractors An Edge   
AppliCad-block-cut-feature Are you ready to handle the coming metal construction boom or are you still 'dancing in the dark'? With the statistics for the U.S. construction industry looking as good as they do now, is your roofing contracting business ready to tackle the inflow of work? More

Featured Project...S-5!
S-5! Clamps Help Church Capture The Sun's Energy    
Honolulu, HI - Utility costs in Hawaii are higher than most of the United States, so it's not uncommon to see solar panels installed on larger projects to take advantage of the state's plentiful sunshine. After repairing a 30-year-old standing seam roof, the Word of Life Christian Center in downtown Honolulu installed an 82 kW solar array, attached with clamps from S-5!. More

Industry News
MCA Welcomes Five New Member Companies     
mca-logo Chicago, IL - The Metal Construction Association (MCA) will be welcoming five new members when its annual Summer Meeting convenes in June. Green Span Profiles, Messing Construction, Quality Metalcrafts, LLC - Americlad, Roofing Magazine and thinkstep, Inc. have joined the association's ranks of more than 75 member companies with specialties in the metal construction industry. More  
Industry News
AIA's ABI In Positive Territory For Third Straight Month
aia-logo Washington, D.C. - After beginning the year with a marginal decline, the Architecture Billings Index has posted three consecutive months of growth in design revenue at architecture firms. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lead time between architecture billings and construction spending. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the April ABI score was 50.9, down from a score of 54.3 in the previous month. More

May 2017 Architect Edition Ezine
May-2017-Architect-edition-ezine DesignandBuildwithMetal's May 2017 Architect Edition ezine is now ready for viewing. Spotlighted in this edition are a wide range of projects using metal roofing, wall panels, building systems and related projects - including a 96-story residential tower in New York City and a cover feature on a unique aviation training facility that utilizes insulated metal panels. The ezine is free to read and requires no login to access! To view, click the link below or the image at the left.
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Western Roofing Expo 
June 11-14, Las Vegas
Metal Construction Association 
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June 13-14, Chicago
American Architectural Manufacturers Assn.  
National Summer Conference 
June 18-21, Newport, RI 

Florida Roofing And
Sheet Metal Contractors Assn.
Convention & Expo 
June 22-24, Orlando

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