Magnificent Metal Monday – MCN 2020 Building and Roofing Awards

On December 1, Metal Construction News (MCN) announced the winners of their annual Building & Roofing Awards for 2020. The Grand Award winner is the United States Olympic and Paralympic Museum, Colorado Springs, Colorado, which we seredinpitously featured in a recent MMM blog post for its unique use of metal. MCN found the project noteworthy …

Magnificent Metal Monday – Key Takeaways from METALCONLive! on Metal Roofing Recover Systems

Last week on METALCONLive!, the Metal Construction Association presented leading authority on metal roofing recover systems, Charlie Smith with McElroy Metal, who gave a detailed presentation on the benefits of using metal to recover an existing sloped roof. You can stream the presentation on-demand by clicking on the above image. Some key takeaways from the …

Magnificent Metal Monday – Roof Rehab or Replace?

Knowing when to replace, retrofit or re-coat a roof has been an important and popular topic for years now regularly appearing in articles across industry trades. Removing and replacing old roofs was the go-to roofing solution for decades because it offered building owners the longest lifespan at the most economical price. Today, however, re-roofing solutions …

MCN Building and Roofing Awards Extend Deadline to Submit

Metal Construction News has extended their deadline to next Friday, September 25 for all entries in their annual Building and Roofing Awards. The judges will select a Grand Award winner as well as winners in these categories: Metal Buildings Metal Roofs-New Metal Roofs-Retrofit Metal Walls-New Metal Walls-Retrofit Any project completed after January 1, 2019 is eligible. The …

2020 MCN Building and Roofing Awards – Submit Entry

The Metal Construction News Building and Roofing Awards, celebrating their 33rd year, have continually showcased the innovation and excitement of the metal construction industry. Projects that were completed after Jan. 1, 2019 are eligible in the following categories: Metal Buildings Metal Roofs-New Metal Roofs-Retrofit Metal Walls-New Metal Walls- Retrofit For more information, download the entry form here. Submit …

Magnificent Metal Monday

Mark your calendars for June 15 – 18! In just one week, the Metal Construction Association kicks off its Virtual Summer Meeting. MCA’s Virtual Summer Meeting Will Give Real Benefits This event is now FREE and available for members and qualified non-members in the metal construction industry. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to attend lectures and discussions …

MCN Announces Winners of the 2019 Building and Roofing Awards

After several months of submissions and judging, Metal Construction News has announced the winners of their 2019 Metal Construction News Building & Roofing Awards. Grand Award: Clear Lake Recreation & Wellness Center, The University of Houston, Clear Lake, Texas Metal Buildings: Drivers Club, Redmond, Wash. Judges Award: Calgary Central Library, Calgary, Alberta, Canada New Metal Roofs: Viking Lakes Canopy, …

IIBEC Member Presents at METALCON 2019 on Thermal Expansion of Metal Roofing

From our friends with IIBEC (International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants) – REGISTER TODAY for the largest event in North America dedicated to metal in design and construction, taking place in Pittsburgh October 16 -18.

Deadline to Submit Entry for MCN Building and Roofing Awards Next Week

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRY HERE Metal Construction News is a partner publication of METALCON 2019 and the sponsor of the Official Show Guide. With less than five weeks to go, REGISTER TODAY to join us in Pittsburgh and participate in the largest event in North America dedicated to metal in design and construction!

3D Printing, Construction and the Millennials

3D printing, construction and the Millennials, yes we’ve grouped all three together for a reason. We’ve touched a bit on how 3D printing will change the construction industry for the better. Yes I said it for the better; I look at it as a huge opportunity for both manufacturers and the people out in the …