Tecta America New England LLC Named S.T.E.P. Safety Award Winner

Associated Builders and Contractors of Massachusetts (ABC), a state commercial construction association, and the Gould Construction Institute ( GCI ), ABC’s training affiliate, congratulate Tecta America New England LLC for recently being named a Silver Safety, Training and Evaluation Process (S.T.E.P.) award recipient at the 14th Annual ABC/GCI Safety & Education Dinner held May 17th at the Burlington Marriott in Burlington, Mass.

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PSTC Names 2018 Carl Dahlquist Award Recipient

The Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC) named Melinda Einsla, research scientist within the Dow Adhesives business of The Dow Chemical Company, as the recipient of its coveted 2018 Carl Dahlquist Award.

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Scalo Family Donates Solar Roof to New Shady Side Academy Building

The future of Shady Side Academy students is looking bright thanks to a generous donation from Jim & Jack Scalo to the prestigious Fox Chapel private school.

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Western Specialty Contractors Promotes Project/Sales Manager of its North Texas Branch

Western Specialty Contractors has promoted Ed Carter of Dallas, Texas, to branch manager of its Dallas/North Texas branch office. 

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RSS Roofing Services & Solutions Announces Partnership with DJM Ecological Services

RSS Roofing Services & Solutions, a national commercial design-bid-build roofing contractor, announces its partnership with DJM Ecological Services, Inc. to provide turnkey green roof capabilities to the Midwest.

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MRCA - Call for McCawley Award Nominations

If you know someone who has made an outstanding contribution to the Roofing Industry with their time, talent, and resources, then here is your opportunity to nominate them for MRCA’s most prestigious award. 

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Metl-Span Announces Personnel Changes in Engineering Dept.

Rahim Hakimi has retired from the position of Vice President of Engineering after 35 years at Metl-Span. Chad Draxler replaces Hakimi as Vice President of Engineering. Craig Storch has joined Metl-Span as its new Director of Engineering.

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Building Products Inc. Now Distributing Tamko's Envision Decking

TAMKO Building Products announced that Building Products Inc. is distributing Envision® composite decking at their new branch in Watertown, Wisconsin, which was opened this year.

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Legend® Shingles

Atlas Roofing Corporation has launched its Legend® Designer Fiberglass Shingles.

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OSHA Proposes Rule to Ensure Crane Operators Are Qualified To Safely Operate Equipment

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced a proposed rule to increase the safety of America’s construction sites.

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ASTM International Committee Honors Eric Miller

Eric J. Miller, Director – Acoustics with Intertek, was honored with the Wallace Waterfall Award from ASTM International’s committee on building and environmental acoustics.

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Building Safety Month Kicks Off May 1

Join the Code Council, its 64,000 members and professionals from the building construction, design and safety communities to highlight the importance of building safety in our daily lives.

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Tim Metcalfe Joins EXTECH as Technical Sales Engineer

Metcalfe is responsible for assisting the sales team with technical support primarily focusing on daylight analysis.

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What You Need to Know About Moisture and Insulation

When insulation is exposed to moisture, its thermal performance drops due to water displacing the insulating air that is trapped in insulation

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Duro-Last Honors Annual Project Awards

Duro-Last Inc.’s annual National Sales Seminar welcomed more than 1,300 guests representing over 200 companies.

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Vectorworks Architect Earns 92 Percent Satisfaction Score

Vectorworks’ satisfaction score is based on user reviews and ranks ahead of BIM competition.

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NCARB Approves Third-Party Test Prep Materials

Black Spectacles is the first test prep provider to offer NCARB-approved study materials for ARE 5.0.

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Cold-Formed Steel Framing Design Manual

The Steel Deck Institute has published the manual, which complies with the requirements of the SDI Design Standards incorporated into the 2018 International Building Code.

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Chem Link Launches New Website

The site features supporting product literature and is now designed to streamline the process of customers finding the right products for their needs.

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HDR Celebrates Move to New San Francisco Office

The new 10,000-square-foot space has sweeping views of the city and the San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge.

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Acme Cone Company Names New Account Executive

Acme Cone Company, a manufacturer of prefabricated custom and standard single-ply flashings, announced that John Imponen is joining its team in the role of account executive.

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Keene Building Products Announces New Territory Manager

Dan Belisario, a resident of New Jersey, joins the Keene Building Products and Dependable, LLC sales team as Territory Manager of Delaware, Eastern Pennsylvania, NYC Metro and New Jersey.

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New ASTM International Test Method Supports “KEE” Roofing Membranes

A new ASTM International test method will support the growing use of roofing membranes that contain ketone ethylene ester (KEE) polymer blends that are more flexible, chemical resistant and thus less susceptible to some types of damage.

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Atlas® Introduces Free Online Wall Builder Tool

Atlas Roofing Corporation has created the EnergyShield® Wall Builder Tool, an industry resource designed for contractors and architects seeking guidance on designing with polyiso wall insulation.

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ASTM International Thermal Insulation Committee Presents Top Annual Award

ASTM International’s committee on thermal insulation (C16) presented its top annual award – the Award of Merit – to David W. Yarbrough of R&D Services, Inc., in Cookeville, Tennessee.

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Pettibone Welcomes Palmer Johnson as West Coast Dealer

Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC announced the addition of Palmer Johnson Power Systems to its dealer network.

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Roofing Underground at the Harris Psychiatric Hospital in South Carolina

Earth-Sheltered Buildings Require Special Expertise for Roofing and Waterproofing

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Owens Corning Urges Roofing Contractors to Pledge Support for Sustainability on Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22, but the opportunity to connect homeowners with shingle recycling opportunities exists every day.

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DaVinci Roofscapes Recycles 820,000 Pounds of Waste for Earth Day 2018

Rooftop Production Increases While Generated Scrap Decreases.

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AM840 Air Compressor

Jenny Products, Inc., introduces the AM840-4HG-HC4V – a lightweight and compact hand-carry compressor powered by a 4-horsepower Honda engine.

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RCMA Announces 2018 Conference Session Speakers

The conference will begin on Monday, July 23 and will continue through noon on Wednesday, July 25.

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Sprayfoam Show 2019 Announces Dates, Location

Building industry event expected to draw more than 1,400 attendees interested in spray polyurethane foam solutions for insulation, roofing and specialty applications.

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Transportation Center Presents Paragon of Sustainability

After extensive planning, designs were set for the new Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center, with goals to become the first-ever Platinum LEED transportation hub

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Windows, Doors and Skylights Brochure

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association offers a revised and re-issued educational brochure with tips for proper cleaning and maintenance to help products perform as intended.

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ICC Hearings to be Held This April

The International Code Council hearings in April are the first chance to publicly review proposed code changes and provide feedback for the 2021 I-Codes.

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BRIGHTSMITH Announces New Leadership

BRIGHTSMITH, LLC, who is celebrating their 10th anniversary this year, announced that Tim Day has joined the company as their new Vice President and General Manager.

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Roof System Helps Preserve Historic School

The original building that housed the Alexander II Magnet School in Macon, Ga., was completed in 1902

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ANCR Announces Distinguished Group of Specialists

The American Institute of Architects and the American Wood Council join in sponsoring ANCR’s mission to help communities across the U.S. prepare for disaster.

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CertainTeed Highlights Products at INTEX 2018

Discover new time-saving GlasRoc Interior and QuickSpan Locking Drywall Grid System.

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Guardian Glass Publishes EPD and HPD

The Guardian Glass declarations are environmental product declarations in accordance with ISO 14025 and can help building projects earn up to two LEED v4 credits.

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Acme Cone Company Relocates to Larger Headquarters

Acme Cone Company, the leading manufacturer of prefabricated custom and standard single-ply flashings, announced that it has moved its administrative and manufacturing operations to a new, larger location to accommodate the growing demand for their products.

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National Roofing Partners Hires David Adams as Vice President of Revenue

National Roofing Partners (NRP), the leading network of commercial roofing contractors in North America, is proud to announce the addition of David Adams as Vice President of Revenue to the NRP team.

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Western Specialty Contractors COO Jim Rechtin, Sr. Retires After 46 Years

Western Specialty Contractors bid farewell on Jan. 1, 2018 to Chief Operating Officer Jim Rechtin, Sr. who officially retired from the company after 46 years of dedicated service. Senior Vice President of Operations Tom Brooks has been promoted to replace Rechtin as COO.

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Ventco® expands facility to accommodate direct sales

Ventco® announced a plant expansion to accommodate its growing list of customers ordering its ventilation products including the company’s signature product, ProfileVent®.

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Tropi-Cool® Stop Leak

Henry® Company, a leader in Building Envelope Systems®, introduces Tropi-Cool® Stop Leak® 100 percent Silicone Spray Sealer – the first and only permanent silicone aerosol spray sealer.

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DeckWrap™ PowerBond™

MFM Building Products introduces DeckWrap™  PowerBond™, a self-adhering waterproofing membrane that protects the surface of the wood with a highly aggressive, patented adhesive system.

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National Nail Honors Contractor Who Won Harley Davidson in CAMO Screw Off contest

National Nail announced Otis Nelson of Modern Roofing & Siding in Ashland, Maine, won the grand prize winner at the company’s CAMO Screw Off! held at the Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA) LBM Expo in Providence, R.I.

 

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Roofing Contractor Profile: Damschroder Roofing, Inc.

The mission statement at Damschroder Roofing, Inc., is pretty simple and straight to the point: ‘Your Roof, Our Reputation.’

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#MeToo and You: Business Owners Big and Small are Facing Sexual Harassment Claims

These incidents are usually more mundane than the outrageous conduct reported recently involving Hollywood and the halls of congress.

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Flynn Group of Companies to Acquire Cobra BEC, Inc.

The two roofing companies have entered into letter of intent to combine operations.

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Rick Castillo to Lead Carrier Johnson + CULTURE LA

Castillo brings with him over 30 years of experience in design, planning, client management, and business development.

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Standing Seam Roof Top Historic School Renovation

The school needed a new standing seam metal roofing system with a snow guard system to ensure the safety of students, faculty and visitors

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Roofing Detail: Draining Perimeter Edge

Continuous cleats are recommended when flashing face dimension exceeds 3 inches and in areas deemed high-wind zone as categorized by local building code

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Sustainable Color Coated Steel Products

After years of research and testing at SSAB, GreenCoat Pural is now available as an upgraded version using the patented Bio-based Technology coating.

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Rubeling & Associates Becomes JMT Architecture

The name transition and launch of JMT Architecture strategically focuses planning and design projects in the K-12, higher education, cultural, government, healthcare, and community markets.

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AAMA Conference Hosts Expert on Sustainability Standards

Speaker focused on the role sustainability standards are playing in impacting sourcing and production across a range of natural resources sectors and more.

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CFSEI Publishes Technical Note on Attachment of CFS Framing

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute has published a new Technical Note, “Attachment of Cold-Formed Steel Framing to Precast, Post-Tensioned and Hollow-Core Concrete.”

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Architect Honored with Sarah Booth Conroy Prize

Lance Hosey, FAIA, LEED Fellow, is the 2018 recipient of the Sarah Booth Conroy Prize for Journalism and Architectural Criticism.

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Roofing Codes: Class B Roof Assemblies

This code implies that all roof materials that pass the testing provided in the ASTM E 108 fire testing under the moderate category are identified as Class B roof assemblies

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Designing to Advance Student Learning

The $20 million design-build project for the five-story, 95,000-square-foot Northland Innovation Center

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Project Profile: Elementary School Reroof Project in Boise, Idaho

Shane VonWald knows a thing or two about reroofing, he’s been doing it for more than 27 years.

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Carter Work Project: A Canadian Collaboration

President and Mrs. Carter have been working tirelessly as advocates for peace and justice in the world.

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How Tax Reform Could Mean a "BOOM" to Commercial Roofing

This article will review some of the tax reform bill’s provisions as they relate to business owners in the roofing industry, and provide some guidance on changes that may be appropriate for the exiting owner.

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Reliant Roofing Announces Partnership with U.S. Army’s PaYS Program

Reliant Roofing is pleased to announce their partnership with the United States Army’s PaYS Program.

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Roof Safety: Roof Guardrails (Revisited)

When it comes to totally eliminating all fatal falls from roofs, fall prevention (guardrails and restraint) certainly takes precedence over fall protection (PFAS and safety nets).

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Want to Supercharge Your Roofing Business?

Most roofing contractors tell me they want to spend more time working on their business and less time down in the weeds working in it.

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Helping Hispanic Employees Help Themselves

First generation Hispanics in the American workplace have a variety of complex issues that are worth noting by their English-speaking managers and supervisors.

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Roof Repair: Hurricanes Irma, Harvey and Maria may Bring Tidal Waves of Changes to Building Codes

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K-Series Electric Wheeled-Portable Compressors

The K-series features the renowned “K” pump, which is a heavy-duty, single-stage cast-iron compressor pump.

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Liquiseal Liquid Flashing

Carlisle SynTec Systems’ Liquiseal® Liquid Flashing provides an innovative solution for flashing irregularly shaped penetrations and unique details that can be difficult to flash with traditional single ply-materials. 

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ATAS Employees Earn CSI Professional Education

Chris and Kevin join a long list of ATAS professionals that have achieved the CDT certificate and other accreditations.

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CEU: Emerging Building Envelope Solutions

Innovative trends in building envelope design, construction and commissioning are helping teams deliver high-performance enclosures to meet challenging project requirements

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Carrier Johnson + CULTURE Ranked as Top Firm

Capping a year of national and regional honors, the architecture, interior design and branding
firm Carrier Johnson + CULTURE named No. 1 firm on San Diego Business Journal ranking.

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Innovative Glass Corporation Partners with Saint-Gobain

Innovative Glass expands its eGlass family of Smartglass solutions with electronically tintable SageGlass for exterior applications.

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Schöck North America Launches Website

The new format is designed for easy access to essential information on STBs, which are utilized to thermally insulate concrete and steel structures.

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New Graduate Architect Joins RQAW

Vohn Wilson has joined RQAW Corporation’s architectural department as a graduate architect.

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ICC Committee Spots Available

Applications are due by Wednesday, January 31.

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Latest North American Fenestration Standard Published

The updated 2017 standard replaces the 2011 edition of the joint standard.

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Coil Anodized Aluminum

Lorin Industries

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Building Meets Design Goals with Curtainwall

Demonstrating its energy-efficiency and daylight-focused design, the project is pursuing LEED Silver certification

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Exterior Solutions Group, LLC opens

Exterior Solutions Group, LLC (ESG) announced that it is open for business to serve building owners and facility managers.

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Win a New Ford F150 Raptor and More with Owens Corning’s 2018 ACCELERATE Sweepstakes

Members of Owens Corning Contractor Network will have a chance to win prizes totaling more than $125,000 — including a brand new Ford F150 Raptor through the 2018 ACCELERATE Sweepstakes.

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How Using the “Prospect Experience” can Raise Closing Rates and Prices

Unfortunately, the customer experience bandwagon so many companies are riding right now misses a lucrative stop. While everyone is focused on the Customer Experience, the “Prospect Experience” has been neglected.

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Up in Smoke?

While the public attitudes — and policies — regarding marijuana continue to change rapidly, roofing contractors are beginning to wonder how to balance worker’s rights and the need to maintain safe and efficient jobsites. Trent Cotney, president of Cotney Construction Law, recently walked RC through some of the latest developments and what roofing contractors need to watch out for.

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NBA Legend Dr. J to Deliver First Keynote Address at IRE 2018

As a youngster growing up in New York City — long before the glitz and glamour associated with professional sports; long before thousands cheered and adored him night in and night out; long before he put his own personal stamp on NBA history — Julius Erving used to look for a quiet spot where he could clear his head and think.

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IRE 2018 is Back in New Orleans

Roofing professionals will return to one of America’s most historic and vitally important cities —affectionately known better as the Big Easy — for the 2018 International Roofing Expo® (IRE), Feb. 6-8.

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Jasper Contractors Expanding into Florida Commercial Roofing Market

Jasper Contractors, a residential roofing company in the Florida area, recently announced plans to expanding their operations to include commercial roofing projects.

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Trent Cotney, P.A. Now Cotney Construction Law, LLP

Trent Cotney, P.A. Construction Law Group, a national law firm for construction, specialty trades and OSHA law, is pleased to announce their new name, Cotney Construction Law, LLP.

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Enter ACT Metal Deck Supply’s Cubs & Cruise Chicago Weekend Sweepstakes

Chicago is a world-class city with a rich baseball history that continues to evolve with the resurgence of the 2016 World Series-winning Chicago Cubs. Now roofing contractors from around the country can get their tastes of both. 

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SRS Distribution Announces the Opening of Three New Greenfield Locations

SRS Distribution recently announced the opening of three new locations Washington, Florida and Texas.

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Providing Noise Control Solutions

The answer was a multi-pronged solution that factored in concrete, rebar and roofing components that limit noise intrusion

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Three-Story Facility Provides Veterans with Healthcare

The 95,000-square-foot, $40 million project will showcase a three-story, ultramodern design

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Relying on Special Teams To Accelerate Construction

Prefabricated exterior cladding shaves six months off project timeline to help ensure new facility will be ready in time for the Super Bowl

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Natural Daylight Gives Life to Facility

The new school will replace the existing facility built in the late 1970’s that is one of two underground schools

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Flood Mitigation in Museum Design

The location of the new Whitney Museum of American Art adjacent to the Hudson River is particularly sensitive to water level rise and storm surge

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Kemper System to Demo Liquid-Applied 'Cool Roof'

Plus versatile construction sealant for the building envelope at IRE 2018.

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SmithGroupJJR Promotes Seven to VP

Ash, Johnson, Kozma, Lopez, Passey, Malek and Rambo elevated.

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Architecture Billings Upturn Shows Broad Strength

Business conditions continue to reflect healthy construction market.

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Vectorworks Customers Win Several Awards

Projects in architecture and landscape design win five major awards.

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Preschool Exhibits Dynamic Coating

Stepping Stones preschool used a vivid color combination to create a playful and welcoming environment for kids

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Next Generation Suite of Visualization and Selections Software Applications on Display at the International Builders' Show

This suite of tools helps builders to market their homes more effectively, and assists home buyers through the entire design and selection process.

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Hyphen Solutions to Attend NAHB's 2018 International Builders' Show

Showcases most advanced integrated suite of solutions for homebuilders, including BRIX ERP systems.

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Mule-Hide Products Co. Launches Redesigned, Enhanced Website

The extensive and easily navigated product catalog can be searched by roofing system type.

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SCG Affiliate Acquires Custom Equipment, LLC

An affiliate of Stratford-Cambridge Group has acquired Custom Equipment, LLC, manufacturer of Hy-Brid scissor lifts.

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White Armor® Cool Roof Granules

White Armor® cool roof granules are specifically designed for use with commercial, municipal and industrial flat and low-sloped modified bitumen roofs and mineral cap sheets.

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NY Building Envelope Symposium Draws Top Specifiers

The first New York Building Envelope Symposium sponsored by Kemper System America, Inc. drew about 50 top consultants.

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RhinoBond Plate

The new RhinoBond Plate Marking Tool is lightweight, simple-to-use and easy-to-maneuver.

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Roofing Contractor's Top 10 Articles from 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, the editors at Roofing Contractor have compiled what we believe to be the top articles from the past year.

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Saint-Gobain Receives Corporate Citizenship Award from Chief Executive Group for its YouthBuild USA Initiative

The building materials manufacturer uses its expertise to help solve fundamental business challenges around the world.

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Roofing Contractor’s Roofing Resource for 2018

The new 2018 buyers guide is keyword searchable online at RoofingContractor.com.

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CEMA streamlines hurricane/storm damage relief reports - WTOC

CEMA streamlines hurricane/storm damage relief reports
WTOC
Two and half months after Irma impacted the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry, residents along Lewis Avenue on Tybee Island are still in recovery mode. Shells of homes, piles of debris, and the beep, beep, beep of big trucks hauling in building materials

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South Carolina could face worse after horrific hurricane season - Charleston Post Courier


Charleston Post Courier

South Carolina could face worse after horrific hurricane season
Charleston Post Courier
In September, Irma made a bead for South Carolina from the Gulf of Mexico as a major hurricane. The core of the storm turned west, but its outer band winds raked the state’s coast as residents were still recovering from Hurricane Matthew in 2016

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Media giant Ted Turner agrees to sell island to South Carolina Parks - Charleston Post Courier


Charleston Post Courier

Media giant Ted Turner agrees to sell island to South Carolina Parks
Charleston Post Courier
Hunting Island suffered significant damage from Hurricane Matthew and then Tropical Storm Irma this year. It is eroding 10 times faster than much of South Carolina’s developed coast, according to the Coastal Science & Engineering consulting firm. Eight

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Atlantic hurricane season finally over - Press Herald


Press Herald

Atlantic hurricane season finally over
Press Herald
September marked the brunt of this punishing stretch, setting a monthly record for accumulated cyclone energy or ACE, a measure of storm power and longevity. On Sept. 8, more ACE was generated than any other day in recorded history, dating to 1851. On

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West Ashley residents blame Bees Ferry, over-development for flooding - Live 5 News

West Ashley residents blame Bees Ferry, over-development for flooding
Live 5 News
“Our entire back yard was a lake. It was completely filled with water. These were storms that brushed the coasts, not direct hits. If we had a direct hit storm, there is going to be significant flooding.” “I love our city and I love people coming. I

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Duke Energy to invest $3 billion in South Carolina power grid; rate hikes possible - Greenville News


Greenville News

Duke Energy to invest $3 billion in South Carolina power grid; rate hikes possible
Greenville News
Ice storms and hurricanes have been duly noted by the power giant serving most of South Carolina, and it could mean rate hikes in the near future. As a part of a wide-ranging plan to defend the state’s power grid from falling limbs and other storm
Zacks’ 7 Best Strong Buys for 2018Zacks.com
Duke Energy Corporation – DUK – Stock Price Today – ZacksZacks Investment Research

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Rising tide of development on South Carolina shores - WMBF


WMBF

Rising tide of development on South Carolina shores
WMBF
It describes a migration of beaches, barriers and marshes toward land, jeopardizing the future of the Grand Strand. Much of the problem started with the early growth of the Grand Strand. Prior to 1988, there was very little regulation of development on

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USC men bounce UTEP - Live 5 News


USA TODAY

USC men bounce UTEP
Live 5 News
South Carolina: Martin was irked by his team’s execution against Illinois State’s zone defense Thursday. The Gamecocks responded with a fast start in an early game – it tipped off at 10:30 a.m. – and never trailed. At one point midway through the first
Hurricanes leave ISU, other teams seeking paradise in Conway, SCPeoria Journal Star

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USS Fitzgerald Back in Yokosuka After Suffering Damage During Transit - USNI News


USNI News

USS Fitzgerald Back in Yokosuka After Suffering Damage During Transit
USNI News
Huntington Ingalls Industries was awarded in August a $29.4 million contract to perform the initial planning work to repair the warship. The total cost to repair Fitzgerald, according to an early Navy estimate obtained by USNI News, is about $368.7

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Sliding Glass Wall Systems

NanaWall Systems

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ICC Supports Introduction of the SMART Rebuilding Act

New bipartisan legislation supports the implementation of updated building codes and helps communities recover more quickly after natural disasters.

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Statewide Top Honors Awarded to Founder of Spacesmith

Jane Smith received the prestigious President’s Award from the AIA New York State chapter, at its annual conference and design awards gala.

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Non-Halogenated Flame-Retardant Polyiso Insulation

Carlisle SynTec Systems

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Vectorworks Wins at Construction Computing Awards

Vectorworks Cloud Services wins Cloud Based Technology of the Year 2017.

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Cooper Robertson Planning Largest N.J. Mixed-Use Project

Passive recreation and open space will complement the built environment, along with an array of public and civic uses focused on more than a mile of riverfront.

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Three Promoted to Principal at Keast & Hood

Former Associates John Davis, Denise Richards, and Craig Swift join the firm’s leadership team effective today.

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Modern Center Features Origami-Inspired Façade

The 46,000-square-foot cultural research center includes a café, library, meeting room and exhibition area

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CFSEI to Host Webinar on Designing Curved Facades

The webinar is designed for architects, engineers, building officials and contractors. Participants are eligible for 1.5 PDHs.

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MFM Building Products Unveils New Website

The new website is optimized for viewing on a desktop, tablet or mobile device, making the site easier to navigate when on the jobsite.

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“Old School Tough” Heavy-Duty Work Boots

Warson Brands recently announced the arrival of three “Old School Tough” work boot series to its Iron Age Footwear line.

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Cleveland Cavaliers, Quicken Loans Arena Select Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance as Official Roofing Supplier

Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance recently announced that its been named the official roofing supplier of the 2015-2016 NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers and Quicken Loans Arena.

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Dr. Marcin Pazera Joins PIMA as Technical Director

Industry thought leader brings wealth of experience into new role.

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Registration is Now Open for CRCA’s 35th Trade Show & Seminars

Save the date for the 35th Annual Chicago Roofing Contractors Association Trade Show & Seminars, Jan. 18-19.

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Dynamic Weather Solutions Receives Patent for Hail Intensity Reporting System

Dynamic Weather Solutions dba HailStrike™, recently announced a historic solution to a dilemma which has historically limited historical meteorological data on hail storm intensity.

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SolarFoot™

The new SolarFoot™ is made for exposed fastener metal roofing with the strength, quality and time-proven integrity S-5! is known for.

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Chicago Blackhawks Community Training Center Installs Green Roof

In typical Chicago fashion, architects and planners mandated this facility meet or exceed all green and sustainable standards for the city, which included the construction of a 24,000 square foot green roof.

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GreatSeal® PE-150

Kemper System America, Inc. now offers GreatSeal® PE-150, a high-performance, single-component, multi-purpose joint sealant designed for long-lasting weathertight seals.

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Duro-Last®, Inc. Announces Retirement of Veteran Sales Representative Don Morris

Duro-Last is honored to recognize long-time independent sales representative Don Morris for his 36 years of dedicated service and support.

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ARMA’s New Website: Easy to Navigate for Homeowners and Professionals

The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) has launched its revamped website.

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Carolinas recover after severe weather leaves path of destruction - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Carolinas recover after severe weather leaves path of destruction
USA TODAY
Five schools were closed in Caldwell County, N.C., because of extensive storm damage in the southern end of the county. Caldwell County is about 75 miles northwest of Charlotte. The National Weather Service … Steve Wilkinson, a meteorologist with the
See the trail of severe damage caused by a tornado that hit SCThe State
PICS & VIDEO: Storm damage in Upstate after tornado, stormsWSPA.com
Possible tornado damages property, shuts down trafficSpartanburg Herald Journal
Charleston Post Courier –FOX Carolina –The Weather Channel
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Spartanburg County storm damage: $6.6M and counting - Spartanburg Herald Journal


Spartanburg Herald Journal

Spartanburg County storm damage: $6.6M and counting
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Spartanburg County is still days away from determining if damages from Monday’s tornado will reach the threshold to receive state assistance, though officials have begun to project early damage estimates. Crews from the county Assessor’s Office are

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School among structures damaged from possible tornadoes across SC - The State


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School among structures damaged from possible tornadoes across SC
The State
Severe weather and possible tornadoes from the eastern-most remnants of Tropical Storm Nate caused damage across South Carolina on Sunday. There were 21 tornadoes reported from Newberry County westward to multiple Upstate counties and into …
More than 2000 without power after storms in South CarolinaCharleston Post Courier
National Weather Service says preliminary results reveal 4 tornadoes hit NC countiesFOX Carolina
Monday night tornadoes confirmed in Upstate; cleanup underwaySpartanburg Herald Journal
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National Weather Service assesses damage from tornadoes in NC, SC - WSOC Charlotte


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National Weather Service assesses damage from tornadoes in NC, SC
WSOC Charlotte
RALEIGH, N.C. – A National Weather Service team confirmed Tuesday that two tornadoes touched down in South Carolina and another in North Carolina during an outbreak of severe weather that flipped tractor-trailers and small planes, washed out roads and …
Storms wreak damage in the CarolinasWinston-Salem Journal
NWS confirms tornadoes touched down in Upstate Monday afternoonWYFF Greenville
Experts Survey Storm Damage in WNC Counties, Confirm Tornadoes in Cleveland, RutherfordHigh Country Press
Newburgh Gazette
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National Weather Service confirms EF-2 tornado swept through Spa ... - FOX Carolina


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National Weather Service confirms EF-2 tornado swept through Spa …
FOX Carolina
National Weather Service crews confirm an EF-2 tornado swept through Spartanburg County Monday afternoon.

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Tornadoes suspected of causing damage across the Charlotte region on Monday - Charlotte Observer


Charlotte Observer

Tornadoes suspected of causing damage across the Charlotte region on Monday
Charlotte Observer
Crews from the National Weather Service in Greer, S.C., plan to survey damage in Alexander, Burke, Cleveland and Catawba counties on Tuesday to track damage from suspected tornadoes, NWS meteorologist Lauren Carroll said late Monday. Alexander …

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Tornado reports pop up across South Carolina - The State


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Tornado reports pop up across South Carolina
The State
Showers and thunderstorms associated with moisture from Tropical Storm Nate could impact South Carolina’s weather into Sunday evening. Several tornado … Reports coming in of “significant damage” in Laurens county South Carolina in Laurens. Due to a …

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Northeast struggling to recover from powerful storm - SCNow


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Northeast struggling to recover from powerful storm
SCNow
The storm packed winds gusting to 82 mph (132 kph) on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, 78 mph (125 kph) at the Isle of Shoals, New Hampshire, and 69 mph (111 kph) in Portland, Maine. Coast Guard officials were assessing damage from Maine to Rhode Island …

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Nate Leaves Tens of Thousands Without Power; Damage from Possible Tornadoes in Carolinas - The Weather Channel


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Nate Leaves Tens of Thousands Without Power; Damage from Possible Tornadoes in Carolinas
The Weather Channel
… landfall in Japan. At least four people were reported killed in the storm. … Damage was reported Sunday afternoon in Norris, South Carolina, and near Pickens after a likely tornado downed multiple trees and power lines, according to the NWS. Also

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Carolinas recover after severe weather leaves path of destruction ... - WCNC


WCNC

Carolinas recover after severe weather leaves path of destruction …
WCNC
There is a threat of severe weather Monday night into early Tuesday morning.

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ATAS Receives Three MCA Triumph Awards

ATAS International and their employees are honored to be the recipients of three MCA Triumph Awards presented at METALCON in Las Vegas.

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Renovation of Center Features Curtainwall, Storefront

The $25 million renovation started in 2016, continued in phases to minimize distribution to occupants and concluded in July 2017

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Low-Odor, Solvent-Free Adhesive

SOPREMA Inc.

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AAMA 2018-19 Event Dates, Locations Announced

Registration will open later in 2017.

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CetraRuddy Brings on New Principal

Global architecture, planning & interior design firm CetraRuddy welcomes back
seasoned architect to expand hospitality sector presence and market-leading residential
works.

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AIA Innovation Award Recipients Selected

Program honors projects that highlight collaboration between design and construction teams to create better process efficiencies and overall costs savings.

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DensElement Is Now NFPA 285 Compliant with EIFS

An engineering evaluation by Priest & Associates Consulting LLC. has determined DensElement Barrier System can replace exterior gypsum sheathing in approved EIFS designs.

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Panels Play a Role in Harriet Tubman Center

Through a successful collaboration of architecture and exhibit design, the center was built to achieve LEED Silver certification

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Exterior Cladding for Modern, Memorable Façades

DuPont Protection Solutions

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Mills + Schnoering Names Two Associates

Robert Forwood, LEED AP, and Amy Mladjen, Assoc. IIDA, joined the firm’s leadership effective October 1.

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ARMA Makes Popular Roofing Design Guide Available in Digital Form

Modified bitumen design guide now sold as eBook and print-on-demand versions.

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Finishing Your Year Strong

In the roofing construction business, we typically enjoy a customer’s sense of urgency after a storm or other event that leaves them exposed due to leaks or other problems.

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Hilary Morgan Named General Counsel to National Women in Roofing

Senior Associate Attorney Hilary Morgan of Trent Cotney, P.A. Construction Law Group was recently named General Counsel of National Women in Roofing, Inc. (NWIR).

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The Sprayfoam Show 2018 Convention & Expo to Bring Industry Together

Largest event dedicated to spray polyurethane foam to feature educational sessions, professional certifications, exhibit hall, annual awards and more.

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GREENGUARD Gold Certification Sets Kingspan Apart

Kingspan has stamped its claim as a leader in the healthy building market in North America with the recent GREENGUARD Gold certification of its products.

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Florida Addiction Recovery Center Receives a New Asphalt Roof

For the Broward County Addiction Recovery Center, a roof replacement would require a special contractor to ensure the job was done properly without disturbing the residents.

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Heritage® Designer Ridge Asphalt Shingle

Constructed with SBS modified bitumen technology, the high profile ridge product adds a look of polished sophistication to finish asphalt roofing projects with style.

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NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant

Novagard Solutions® recently introduced NovaUltra Adhesive Sealant to their premium silicone adhesive and sealant product offering.

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Announcing Facility Expansion for Keene Building Products’

Keene Building Products’ recently announced the expansion of the Euclid manufacturing facility.

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Greenbuild, USGBC and ABX Announce Co-Location for 2017 in Boston

Informa Exhibitions, USGBC and the Boston Society of Architects/AIA recently announced that Greenbuild and ArchitectureBoston Expo will be co-located for 2017.

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Residents recover from storm damage - WTOC

Residents recover from storm damage
WTOC
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Storm cleanup is happening in parts of Columbus after Thursday’s severe weather. Some residents that saw damage say it came as a surprise to them. A woman that lives inside an East Heights Drive home says she was on her …

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The Latest: Hail, Storm Damage in Central Kentucky Reported - U.S. News & World Report


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The Latest: Hail, Storm Damage in Central Kentucky Reported
U.S. News & World Report
The storm was part of a larger storm system that killed five people across the South, produced at least 13 tornadoes in Louisiana and caused flash flooding in Mississippi. ____. 5:25 p.m.. The storms raking South Carolina caused some of their worst
Severe weather: At least 5 suspected tornadoes reported in Georgia, South CarolinaFox News
EF-0, EF-1 tornadoes confirmed in SC during Monday’s stormsWSOC Charlotte
Tornadoes no longer ‘primary threat’ as storms move inGreenville News
The Herald –Charleston Post Courier –Spartanburg Herald Journal
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Storm damage in Calhoun Co. following Monday's severe weather - WIS


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Storm damage in Calhoun Co. following Monday’s severe weather
WIS
During the severe weather alert Monday afternoon, three tornado warning were issued for Lexington, Calhoun, and Sumter counties. The National Weather Service says that multiple storm damage survey teams will be sent to several areas Tuesday morning.
Severe Storms Cause Damage in Parts of the MidlandsWLTX.com
UPDATE Severe storms impact the Midlands MondayWACH.com

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Severe Weather Outbreak Kills 5 in the South - The Weather Channel


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Severe Weather Outbreak Kills 5 in the South
The Weather Channel
According to WSOC-TV, 65-year-old J.C. Matthews Jr. was killed Monday in Union, South Carolina, when a mobile home was flipped by strong winds. Storm reports from the National Weather Service suggest the death was caused by straight-line winds, not a …
Southeast storms: Fifth person reported dead as severe weather moves eastFox News

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WMBF Investigates: Unrepaired hurricane damage months after the ... - WMBF


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WMBF Investigates: Unrepaired hurricane damage months after the …
WMBF
A viewer reached out to the WMBF Investigates team wanting to know why no one had done anything about a beach store in North Myrtle Beach that was …

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Severe storms damage Carolina - The Augusta Chronicle


The Augusta Chronicle

Severe storms damage Carolina
The Augusta Chronicle
A strong thunderstorm blew down a grain silo and hundreds of trees west of Columbia as it moved across central South Carolina. The National Weather Service warned the storm had a possible tornado as it moved from Johnston toward Monetta around 1:30 …
Storms delivered road damage to parts of ColumbiaWIS
Storm Brings Flooding To Parts Of SC | WFMYNEWS2.comWFMY News 2

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Johnston storm damage cleanup slow, homeowners hopeful “Cleanup Day” could eliminate remaining debris - WJBF-TV


WJBF-TV

Johnston storm damage cleanup slow, homeowners hopeful “Cleanup Day” could eliminate remaining debris
WJBF-TV
JOHNSTON, S.C. (WJBF) – The City of Johnston is still working to get back on its feet, after a line of storms left the Edgefield County town in a state of emergency. It’s been several weeks since an EF-2 Tornado ripped through Johnston, South Carolina.

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Storms kill 1 in SC, cause damage in Buncombe County | WLOS - WLOS

Storms kill 1 in SC, cause damage in Buncombe County | WLOS
WLOS
A wave of powerful storms moved through the mountains and Upstate on Monday, killing a person in Union County, S.C., when a mobile home was overturned.

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Rain and storms expected Monday in the Midlands - WACH.com


WACH.com

Rain and storms expected Monday in the Midlands
WACH.com
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH) — The first week of May brings both showers and flowers for the Midlands. A warm, humid Sunday …. If Wednesday’s storms live up to their potential, widespread damage will likely occur again. The safest course of action is to

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Hilton Head islanders still displaced after Hurricane Matthew - Island Packet


Island Packet

Hilton Head islanders still displaced after Hurricane Matthew
Island Packet
A tarp covering Maxine Uttal’s kitchen rattled the house, but the Hilton Head Plantation resident remained calm as she talked about the kitchen cabinets installed not long before Hurricane Matthew hit. Uttal is trying to return to her life before the

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Resiliency in Construction

There’s been intensifying discussion recently about the resiliency of the buildings where we work and live

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University’s Building Showcases Impressive Renovation

A mix of materials allows for a renovation to BYU’s College of Life Sciences building after more than 40 years of use

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NCARB Offers Alternative Path to Licensure

Design professionals with more than five years of experience can pursue licensure through a new path.

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Next Generation Insulation Product

ACH Foam Technologies

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Second Annual COMPOSITES CHALLENGE Winners at AIA 2017

A team of students from Clemson University has won the second annual COMPOSITES CHALLENGE presented by the American Composites Manufacturers Association.

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Firestone Showcases New Polyiso Insulation at AIA

Eligible for LEED credits, this eco-friendly product can be recycled and reused. Learn more at booth 1613.

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AIA Releases the 2017 AIA Contract Documents

This release includes updated versions of the AIA’s flagship documents, developed for the design-bid-build delivery model.

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Vectorworks to Showcase Software at AIA

Demos and presentations of features that support entire design phase planned at booth 2863.

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Hurricane Impact-Resistant Framing and Entrance Systems

Tubelite

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Duro-Last Appoints Director of Continuous Improvement

Mike Tracey will work closely with Duro-Last’s CEO Tom Saeli to develop and oversee the Quality Assurance, Quality Control & Engineering Services departments.

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Warning Line System Pads

Quicksilver Engineering has added rubber pads to the quick, one-piece, collapsible stands of its SpeedStand Warning Line System.

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D & D Roofing and Sheet Metal Announces Leadership Changes

D & D Roofing and Sheet Metal president Ken Dillon announced two separate changes.

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RSS Roofing Services & Solutions Adds Unique Buildings Comprised of Shipping Containers to Stones River Greenway

The Greenways links schools, shopping areas, businesses and other points of interest to travelers and provides access to a number of communities and parks along the way.

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Urethane Polymers International Launches New Website

UPI’s newly launched website was redesigned with the customer in mind, providing users with all the information they need to make an educated decision regarding commercial waterproofing products.

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Kemper System Now Protects Entire 'Building Envelope'

Kemper System America, Inc. announced that it now offers a single source for liquid-applied roofing and waterproofing systems, coatings, sealants and barrier products for protecting the entire ‘Building Envelope.’

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IKO Awards Idaho Contractor for PRO4 Plus Roofing Components System Promotion

KD Roofing earned a $22,500 cash bonus and a brand-new Dodge RAM 1500 truck.

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Duro-Last®, Inc. Honors Moser Roofing Solutions, LLC with Admission to the President Club

In recognition of outstanding achievement in quality workmanship, customer satisfaction, and 2016 sales in excess of $250,000, Duro-Last, Inc. welcomed Moser Roofing Solutions, LLC to the President Club.

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Meeting the Demand for More Jobs in Roofing

Green jobs continue to grow in the U.S. at a pace that exceeds the average rate of jobs growth throughout the country.

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Fifty-Seven Percent of Kingspan’s Energy Procured from Renewables in 2016

Kingspan, the global leader in high performance insulation and building envelope solutions, announced it has beaten its target of generating at least half its aggregate energy use from renewable resources by 2016.

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National Workers’ Memorial Day is April 28

Honoring those that lost their lives on construction sites around the country.

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Severe storms leave a trail of damage in SC - WSPA.com


WSPA.com

Severe storms leave a trail of damage in SC
WSPA.com
Pebble sized hail pounded downtown Greenville where wind speeds registered 58 miles per hour at the airport as storms moved through. Wind blew an awning away at Bob Jones University, while tree limbs fell on cars. Chief Steve Graham with Boiling …

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Huge, damaging hail falls in the Upstate - WSPA.com


WSPA.com

Huge, damaging hail falls in the Upstate
WSPA.com
GREER, SC (WSPA) – Severe storms moved through the area Tuesday leaving behind what looked more like a winter wonderland in some areas. Hail covered the … There were reports of damage to cars in Greer and Taylors due to the hail. Half a dozen …

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Storm topples tree, damaging Rock Hill home - The Herald


The Herald

Storm topples tree, damaging Rock Hill home
The Herald
The Rock Hill Fire Department responded to six calls during the March 1 storm, including the site where the tree fell, Simmons said. Other calls were related to downed power lines or trees on power lines. The Tega Cay and Fort Mill Fire Departments

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Record-setting storm leaves damage, outages - Greenville News


Greenville News

Record-setting storm leaves damage, outages
Greenville News
Severe thunderstorms that packed hail and lightning on Tuesday shattered a precipitation record, according to the National Weather Service. At Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport, 3.9 inches of precipitation fell Tuesday afternoon, breaking

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Cold could cost some SC farmers 90 percent of crop - WYFF Greenville


WYFF Greenville

Cold could cost some SC farmers 90 percent of crop
WYFF Greenville
Strawberries and blueberries were among other crops damaged during the freeze. Members of the South Carolina Peach Council and other industry representatives met Monday morning to discuss the severity of the damage to the peach crop, which was in …
Worst Southeast freeze in 10 years wipes out blueberry and peach cropsUSA TODAY

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Correction: Severe Weather-Southern Plains story - Live 5 News

Correction: Severe Weather-Southern Plains story
Live 5 News
The storms spawned multiple funnel clouds and an occasional tornado in open areas of West Texas on Tuesday afternoon. No damage was reported. The crash happened at a remote intersection near the town of Spur, about 55 miles southeast of Lubbock.

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Aiken area reports some wind damage, down trees after Tuesday storms - Aiken Standard


Aiken Standard

Aiken area reports some wind damage, down trees after Tuesday storms
Aiken Standard
The S.C. Highway Patrol reported downed trees near Dibble Road at Westcliff Drive around 11 p.m., Miller said. The same line of thunderstorms also produced a little bit of damage in the Augusta area, according to the meteorologist, who said Richmond …

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Edisto Island Serpentarium fighting back from Hurricane Matthew, snakes and gators galore - Charleston Post Courier


Charleston Post Courier

Edisto Island Serpentarium fighting back from Hurricane Matthew, snakes and gators galore
Charleston Post Courier
The storm damage is not the only challenge the brothers are facing. Until last summer, they were averaging …. Heyward kept snakes in his backyard until they built the Serpentarium on several acres along S.C. Highway 174. “Some people never grow up

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Harbour Town Preps for PGA Tour Tournament After Hurricane Matthew - WLTX.com


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Harbour Town Preps for PGA Tour Tournament After Hurricane Matthew
WLTX.com
Dealing with storm damage is something Farrell is used to. On his first year on the job back in 1989, Hurricane Hugo devastated the state of South Carolina. “Hurricane Hugo, there was loss of life,” said Farrell. “Property damage was so much worse and …

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Commuters scramble after I-85 bridge collapse - Spartanburg Herald Journal


Spartanburg Herald Journal

Commuters scramble after I-85 bridge collapse
Spartanburg Herald Journal
As a result of the interstate damage, many commuters in some of Atlanta’s densely populated northern suburbs will be forced to find alternate routes or ride public transit for the foreseeable future. Georgia’s top transportation official said there’s
Bridge collapse sends commuters scrambling for new routes – Live5News.com | Charleston, SC | News, Weather, SportsLive 5 News
Bridge collapse sends commuters scrambling for new routesMyfoxspokane.com
ATLANTA BRIDGE COLLAPSE LIVE UPDATES: I-85 NB overpass collapses due to massive fire | WSB-TVWSB-TV

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Collaborative Effort Achieves Sustainable Design

A diverse team achieved the goals by incorporating sustainable design, a hybrid building structure and an energy-efficient envelope

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Day Two of the 2017 NERCA Convention

Day two of the North/East Roofing Contractors Association Annual Convention offers a variety of unique activities.

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Registration Opens for 2017 Vectorworks Design Summit

Hands-on training and CEU’s among many benefits of conference.

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BuildSteel Releases BIM e-Book

BuildSteel releases e-book to help construction professionals utilize cold-formed steel framing within Building Information Modeling.

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Color Brings Personal Style to Unexpected Places

When someone mentions fashion, many images come to mind. But roofing shingles aren’t typically one of them.

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Day Two Schedule of the 2017 North/East Roofing Contractors Association Convention

Day two of the 2017 North/East Roofing Contractors Association Annual Convention offers a variety of unique activities.

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RCMA Appoints New Executive Director

The Roof Coatings Manufacturers Association (RCMA) has selected Matt Coffindaffer as its new executive director.

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Milwaukee Public Schools Adopt Innovative Roof Drainage System, Extend Life of School Buildings

Atlas® Roofing Corporation is celebrating its successful and ongoing partnership of more than 20 years with Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS).

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VMZINC® Projects Win Three Prestigious Awards from Metal Construction Association

VMZINC products were honored in three of the eight 2017 Chairman’s Award categories.

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ROMCO Equipment Co. Joins Atlas Copco Construction Equipment Dealer Network

Atlas Copco Construction Equipment welcomes ROMCO Equipment Co. to its growing dealer network.

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SubSeal™ Products

MFM Building Products announced that two of the company’s SubSeal™ products comply with AAMA 711-13 as specified in ICC-ES AC148 and ICC-ES AC38 as the result of independent, third-party testing.

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Ridgeworth Roofing Wins AABE Award

The Daily Herald Business Ledger’s Annual Awards for Business Excellence (AABE) honored Ridgeworth Roofing of Frankfort with in the family business category for their success.

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Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing Earns Several Awards from Associated Builders and Contractors

Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing announced that its work on the Dallas Love Field Modernization Program in Dallas, Texas, and Project Delta in Spring Texas, has earned the company a first-place national Excellence in Construction® Eagle Award.

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Johns Manville Announces Leadership Change

The company announced that Jennifer Ford-Smith is the new director of sales, roofing systems.

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Possible tornado near Conway damages homes, downs trees, power lines - Myrtle Beach Sun News


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Possible tornado near Conway damages homes, downs trees, power lines
Myrtle Beach Sun News
A possible tornado struck a five-mile area near Conway and Loris Wednesday afternoon damaging homes, knocking down trees, blocking roads and ripping up power lines leaving more than 1,000 residents without electricity. The wind storm began close to …
Downed trees, damaged homes, power outages reported in Horry County after stormWBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Storms knock out power, damage homes in Horry CountyMyhorrynews
‘You could just see the funnel:’ Horry residents assess damage following possible tornadoWTVM

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Possible tornado near Conway damages homes, downs trees, power lines - Myrtle Beach Sun News


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Possible tornado near Conway damages homes, downs trees, power lines
Myrtle Beach Sun News
A possible tornado struck a five-mile area near Conway and Loris Wednesday afternoon damaging homes, knocking down trees, blocking roads and ripping up power lines leaving more than 1,000 residents without electricity. The wind storm began close to …
Downed trees, damaged homes, power outages reported in Horry County after stormWBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
Storms knock out power, damage homes in Horry CountyMyhorrynews
‘You could just see the funnel:’ Horry residents assess damage following possible tornadoWTVM

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Millions in damage keeps roads closed in Santa Cruz Mountains - KGO-TV

Millions in damage keeps roads closed in Santa Cruz Mountains
KGO-TV
Roads continue to cause problems in the Santa Cruz Mountains officials struggle to deal with millions of dollars in storm damage. (KGO-TV). KGO. By Katie Marzullo. Thursday, February 02, 2017. SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS (KGO) –. It’s going to take millions …

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Millions in damage keeps roads closed in Santa Cruz Mountains - KGO-TV

Millions in damage keeps roads closed in Santa Cruz Mountains
KGO-TV
Roads continue to cause problems in the Santa Cruz Mountains officials struggle to deal with millions of dollars in storm damage. (KGO-TV). KGO. By Katie Marzullo. Thursday, February 02, 2017. SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS (KGO) –. It’s going to take millions …

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Severe storms with tornadoes target Florida, Georgia, SC - The Weather Network


The Weather Network

Severe storms with tornadoes target Florida, Georgia, SC
The Weather Network
At least two tornadoes were reported to have touched down in Fort Bend County, about 30 miles southwest of Houston, causing damage to structures, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported. At least six people were injured after an EF-1 torando carved …
Five tornadoes reported as storms wreak havoc; 1 dies in crashChron.com

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Severe storms with tornadoes target Florida, Georgia, SC - The Weather Network


The Weather Network

Severe storms with tornadoes target Florida, Georgia, SC
The Weather Network
At least two tornadoes were reported to have touched down in Fort Bend County, about 30 miles southwest of Houston, causing damage to structures, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported. At least six people were injured after an EF-1 torando carved …
Five tornadoes reported as storms wreak havoc; 1 dies in crashChron.com

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National Weather Service releases details about Conway tornado - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC


WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

National Weather Service releases details about Conway tornado
WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) – The National Weather Service has confirmed it was a tornado that struck the Conway area as storms moved through the coast. damage-assessment The NWS determined that an EF-1tornado did in fact cause the damage produced by …
Was that a tornado? NWS officials say yesMyrtle Beach Sun News
NWS confirms tornado touched down in Horry County, SCWECT-TV6
FIRST ALERT: Weather Service issues full report on Wednesday’s tornadoWMBF

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National Weather Service releases details about Conway tornado - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC


WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

National Weather Service releases details about Conway tornado
WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CONWAY, S.C. (AP) – The National Weather Service has confirmed it was a tornado that struck the Conway area as storms moved through the coast. damage-assessment The NWS determined that an EF-1tornado did in fact cause the damage produced by …
Was that a tornado? NWS officials say yesMyrtle Beach Sun News
NWS confirms tornado touched down in Horry County, SCWECT-TV6
FIRST ALERT: Weather Service issues full report on Wednesday’s tornadoWMBF

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Wilmington business expands to Myrtle Beach - StarNewsOnline.com

Wilmington business expands to Myrtle Beach
StarNewsOnline.com
“This move gives us easy access to coastal South Carolina and will allow us to respond even more quickly to all of our clients.” Disaster One provides services to homes and businesses that have experienced water damage, storm damage, fire and smoke …

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Wilmington business expands to Myrtle Beach - StarNewsOnline.com

Wilmington business expands to Myrtle Beach
StarNewsOnline.com
“This move gives us easy access to coastal South Carolina and will allow us to respond even more quickly to all of our clients.” Disaster One provides services to homes and businesses that have experienced water damage, storm damage, fire and smoke …

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Residents brace for worst, hope for best in Santa Cruz Mountain storm - KGO-TV


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Residents brace for worst, hope for best in Santa Cruz Mountain storm
KGO-TV
… mudslides sum up life in Sausalito during storms. The Shaffers were bolstered by a live goldfish they rescued from a puddle after the floodwaters receded. Related Topics: weatherfloodingrainwindstormsevere weatherstorm damagewinter stormmarin
Highway 17 mudslide worker killed in construction truck accidentKSBW The Central Coast

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Residents brace for worst, hope for best in Santa Cruz Mountain storm - KGO-TV


Los Angeles Times

Residents brace for worst, hope for best in Santa Cruz Mountain storm
KGO-TV
… mudslides sum up life in Sausalito during storms. The Shaffers were bolstered by a live goldfish they rescued from a puddle after the floodwaters receded. Related Topics: weatherfloodingrainwindstormsevere weatherstorm damagewinter stormmarin
Highway 17 mudslide worker killed in construction truck accidentKSBW The Central Coast

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SC Works office in Florence reopens after closing due to hurricane damage - WMBF


WMBF

SC Works office in Florence reopens after closing due to hurricane damage
WMBF
FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The SC Works office in Florence reopened Wednesday after being closed for about a month due to damage from Hurricane Matthew. While new carpeting was being put into the building on Evans Street one month ago, asbestos …

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SC Works office in Florence reopens after closing due to hurricane damage - WMBF


WMBF

SC Works office in Florence reopens after closing due to hurricane damage
WMBF
FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The SC Works office in Florence reopened Wednesday after being closed for about a month due to damage from Hurricane Matthew. While new carpeting was being put into the building on Evans Street one month ago, asbestos …

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CEU: SBS-Modified Bitumen Roofing

What you need to know about SBS-modified bitumen roofing.

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City officials begin process of repairing hurricane damage in Cherry Grove - WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC


WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

City officials begin process of repairing hurricane damage in Cherry Grove
WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
CHERRY GROVE, SC (WBTW) – The process to repair public beach access spots in Cherry Grove damaged by Hurricane Matthew is now under way. City officials say more than 30 dune walkovers, stairs, and related structures suffered varying degrees of …

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Fire Testing Standard: NFPA 285

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2 dead as storm lashes Southern California - Live 5 News


Live 5 News

2 dead as storm lashes Southern California
Live 5 News
The storm took aim at Southern California but also spread precipitation north into the San Joaquin Valley and up to San Francisco. It was not expected to bring significant rain in the far north where damage to spillways of the Lake Oroville dam forced …

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AAMA Releases Selection Guide for Skylights and Glazing

The document also highlights the ability of various plastics to meet design and aesthetic objectives for architects building owners.

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Plane crash ignites inferno in California neighborhood - Live 5 News


Live 5 News

Plane crash ignites inferno in California neighborhood
Live 5 News
Two others had minor damage. “The airplane itself is in quite a few pieces, spread over a debris field” of about 100-150 feet, said Stephen Stein, an air safety investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board. Investigators have received

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Revolutionary Flashless Edge Metal System

The Garland Company Inc.

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ACMA Announces Student Design Competition at AIA 2017

Through this challenge, ACMA hopes to expose more architects to composites and help them understand the value of FRP in architectural applications.

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Building Integrated Photovoltaic Installed at Nature Center

City of Torrance California recently completed a BIPV canopy addition to the courtyard portion of the Madrona Marsh Nature Center

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Vapor-Permeable, Liquid-Applied Air Barrier Technology

SOPREMA Inc.

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First LEED Gold Building in Kankakee County

The result was a stunning, two-story facility spanning 18,353 square-feet

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Robert Kudder Appointed to Northwestern Advisory Board

The board provides advice to the department on its educational offerings, research activities, and student recruitment plans.

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Roofing Underlayments Debuts at 2017 IRE

DuPont Tyvek

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Friendly Financing

By implementing or improving an existing financing program within your business, you too, can reap the profits.

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PCBC Announces Keynote Speakers for 2017 Event in San Diego

PCBC has selected Adam Steltzner, chief engineer at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Matthew Luhn, an original story creator at Pixar Animation Studios, to deliver keynote addresses

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Make Your Connection at IRE 2017

Every year, the International Roofing Expo® (IRE) puts you, roofing contractors, at the center of it all — providing unparalleled access to the tools, technologies and resources you need to maximize your roofing success.

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DuCharme is new ERA Chair

Mike DuCharme, vice president product marketing at Carlisle Construction Materials, has been named the new chair of the EPDM Roofing Association (ERA).

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Lancaster-Based Commercial Roofing Contractor Receives National Award

Moser Roofing Solutions, a commercial roofing contractor based in Lancaster, Pa. received a 2016 Duro-Last Project Award.

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Preferred Vendors Named, Chairman Award Winner Selected at NEMEON’s 2017 Annual Meeting

TAMKO Building Products wass awarded the prestigious Chairman Award, while CertainTeed Roofing and Polyglass USA were both Honored as Vendor of the Year.

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IRE Seminar: Understanding the Legalities of Using Roofing Subcontractors

Trent Cotney and Anthony Tilton will give a presentation about the legal issues pertaining to the use of roofing subcontractors.

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IRE Seminar: Where did all the Good People Go?

Texting, emails and instant communication have changed the speed of how businesses operate.

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IRE Seminar: Selling Preventative Roof Maintenance (And Why You Need To)

If you’re a commercial roofing contractor, you may be looking for ways to give yourself a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

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DuPont™ Tyvek® Protec™ Roofing Underlayments Debuts at 2017 International Roofing Expo

DuPont Protection Solutions is featuring its newest innovation, DuPont™ Tyvek® Protec™ roofing underlayments, at the 2017 International Roofing Expo.

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Tornado watch canceled; scattered rain and storms to continue Sunday night - The State


The State

Tornado watch canceled; scattered rain and storms to continue Sunday night
The State
Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and Georgia reported damage from weekend storms. Tornado warnings and watches lingered into early Sunday night in parts of other states, including Florida and South Carolina. ▫ At least 18 deaths had been reported …

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Tournament to help storm-damaged golf course for Country Club of South Carolina at CCSC - SCNow


SCNow

Tournament to help stormdamaged golf course for Country Club of South Carolina at CCSC
SCNow
Steve Prueter, director of golf at Country Club of South Carolina, sits in a cart next to a giant washout yet to be repaired that happened when Hurricane Matthew’s rains caused the dam on Lake Bennett to burst, which subsequently re-shaped the fourth hole.

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Tornado watch canceled; scattered rain and storms to continue Sunday night - The State


The State

Tornado watch canceled; scattered rain and storms to continue Sunday night
The State
Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas and Georgia reported damage from weekend storms. Tornado warnings and watches lingered into early Sunday night in parts of other states, including Florida and South Carolina. ▫ At least 18 deaths had been reported …

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UPDATE: Bamberg first responders on standby for more severe storms - WRDW-TV


WRDW-TV

UPDATE: Bamberg first responders on standby for more severe storms
WRDW-TV
BAMBERG, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) — Bamberg County first responders are on standby for more severe weather in the area. Officials says there is a possibility for tornadoes in the area and wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour. They are preparing for damage to …
Tornadoes confirmed in South Carolina on SaturdayWCNC.com

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Tournament to help storm-damaged golf course for Country Club of South Carolina at CCSC - SCNow


SCNow

Tournament to help stormdamaged golf course for Country Club of South Carolina at CCSC
SCNow
Steve Prueter, director of golf at Country Club of South Carolina, sits in a cart next to a giant washout yet to be repaired that happened when Hurricane Matthew’s rains caused the dam on Lake Bennett to burst, which subsequently re-shaped the fourth hole.

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Screven Co. experiences weather damage - WTOC

Screven Co. experiences weather damage
WTOC
The Screven County High School auditorium, along with several houses in the area, experienced roof damage; One of the fire stations suffered damage to the garage door and one whole side of the building ripped off. Drake Thompson saw what he and …

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UPDATE: Bamberg first responders on standby for more severe storms - WRDW-TV


WRDW-TV

UPDATE: Bamberg first responders on standby for more severe storms
WRDW-TV
BAMBERG, S.C. (WRDW/WAGT) — Bamberg County first responders are on standby for more severe weather in the area. Officials says there is a possibility for tornadoes in the area and wind gusts up to 70 miles per hour. They are preparing for damage to …
Tornadoes confirmed in South Carolina on SaturdayWCNC.com

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Screven Co. experiences weather damage - WTOC

Screven Co. experiences weather damage
WTOC
The Screven County High School auditorium, along with several houses in the area, experienced roof damage; One of the fire stations suffered damage to the garage door and one whole side of the building ripped off. Drake Thompson saw what he and …

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After Hurricane Matthew damage, new look planned for park - WSOC Charlotte

After Hurricane Matthew damage, new look planned for park
WSOC Charlotte
HUNTING ISLAND STATE PARK, S.C. (AP) – As South Carolina park officials mounted an all-terrain vehicle and rumbled past the devastation from Hurricane Matthew in October, they warned Hunting Island State Park would never look the same.

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EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in South Carolina Saturday, More Severe Weather Expected - Abccolumbia.com

EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in South Carolina Saturday, More Severe Weather Expected
Abccolumbia.com
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)- The National Weather service has confirmed an EF-2 tornado touched down in South Carolina on Saturday. Weather officials said the twister caused damage from Blackville County to Cope in Orangeburg County. On Saturday …

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After Hurricane Matthew damage, new look planned for park - WSOC Charlotte

After Hurricane Matthew damage, new look planned for park
WSOC Charlotte
HUNTING ISLAND STATE PARK, S.C. (AP) – As South Carolina park officials mounted an all-terrain vehicle and rumbled past the devastation from Hurricane Matthew in October, they warned Hunting Island State Park would never look the same.

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EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in South Carolina Saturday, More Severe Weather Expected - Abccolumbia.com

EF-2 Tornado Confirmed in South Carolina Saturday, More Severe Weather Expected
Abccolumbia.com
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO)- The National Weather service has confirmed an EF-2 tornado touched down in South Carolina on Saturday. Weather officials said the twister caused damage from Blackville County to Cope in Orangeburg County. On Saturday …

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FEMA officials surprised by storm damage - WTOC

FEMA officials surprised by storm damage
WTOC
Early estimates on the debris generated by the storm is at one-million cubic yards, but GEMA officials are having a difficult time calculating just how much debris needs to be picked up. GEMA and FEMA teams wrapped up their ground assessments late …

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FEMA officials surprised by storm damage - WTOC

FEMA officials surprised by storm damage
WTOC
Early estimates on the debris generated by the storm is at one-million cubic yards, but GEMA officials are having a difficult time calculating just how much debris needs to be picked up. GEMA and FEMA teams wrapped up their ground assessments late …

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Edisto begins beach renourishment project after Hurricane Matthew ... - Charleston Post Courier


Charleston Post Courier

Edisto begins beach renourishment project after Hurricane Matthew …
Charleston Post Courier
EDISTO BEACH — Bulldozers roamed the beach, dredge boats cruised offshore and hard hat crews gathered around stacks of big steel pipe as the $17 million …

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Ohio School Aims for LEED Silver

Historic structure reborn with original 1926 design but modern everything else.

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Faster Stud Layout with Innovative Spacer Bracers

Simpson Strong-Tie

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Gov. Deal emotional after SWGA damage tour - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports - WTOC


SCNow

Gov. Deal emotional after SWGA damage tour – WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports
WTOC
Governor Nathan Deal appeared at the Southwest Georgia Regional Airport Wednesday for a helicopter ride across Albany, getting a first hand look at the devastation left behind by a deadly tornado. Deal said that Albany and south Georgia were not being …
18 dead amid reported tornadoes, other storms in the SouthSCNow

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Advanced Insulation Delivers R-Value of 50

Rich-E-Board earns patent, offers cost-saving alternative to massive market.

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FIRST ALERT: 2 confirmed tornadoes in Midlands Saturday - Live 5 News

FIRST ALERT: 2 confirmed tornadoes in Midlands Saturday
Live 5 News
Here’s what we know: The National Weather Service in Columbia confirmed two tornadoes – one an EF-2 tornado damage from Blackville to Cope – touched down on Saturday. The confirmation comes following an NWS survey of the area Sunday and is a …

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Panels Highlight Office Building's Renovation

Designed by Eric Hefty & Associates in Missoula, Hefty created a design that met his client’s desire to present a modern, stylish appearance

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The 2030 Districts Network Becomes Its Own Organization

After five years of support and oversight from Architecture 2030, the fifteen 2030 Districts across North America establish their own non-profit.

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Roof-Integrated Solar System Launched at IBS

GAF

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Green Building Certification for Every Building

Newly launched BREEAM USA In-Use is the latest regional standard from the 97-year-old science-based company BRE, the grandfather of all green building rating systems in the world

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Vapor Permeable, Liquid Membrane

W. R. MEADOWS

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Hunter Panels Partners with BIMsmith

Platform empowers building industry professionals to quickly combine manufacturer specific and generic content into one system.

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USGBC Releases Top 10 States for LEED Green Building

Massachusetts moves from third to first; New York rejoins ranking.

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Dan Knight to join Axalta as Vice President and General Manager of Dura Coat Products

Dan Knight will join Axalta Coating Systems in their Industrial Coatings segment as the Vice President and General Manager for Dura Coat Products.

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Deadly Territory: Fatal Injuries in the Workplace

Fatal injuries in the workplace are on the rise, according to the latest data from the U.S. Dept. of Labor (DOL).

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KD-1495 Fiber-Cement Shears

Kett Tool Fiber-Cement Shear produces no airborne dust and reduces cleanup time.

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Atlas Roofing Roadshow Rolls Into 2017

The in-depth sessions deliver dividends for contractors.

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Green Span Profiles Receives Florida Approval for Walls, Roofing

Green Span Profiles has received Florida Approval for all profiles of its insulated wall panel system as well as its insulated roof panel system.

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PROi

Atlas Copco launches the industry’s first gas breaker with electronic fuel injection.

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Sprayfoam 2017 Announces Steve Thomas from This Old House to Headline Event as Keynote Speaker

Sprayfoam 2017 announced that author and Emmy winning television personality Steve Thomas from This Old House will headline the annual event as keynote speaker.

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3M Strengthens Environmental Stewardship in the Roofing Industry

As a leader in technology, innovation and environmental stewardship, 3M is proud to support local and global change through employee-inspired contributions.

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Auto Level LED Indicator

The Auto Level is a LED leveling indicator that can be used in various applications.

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OMG Roofing Adds German to its Website

In order to support its growing business in central Europe, OMG Roofing Products has expanded its web-site at www.OMGRoofing.com to include a German language micro-site.

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S.C. to get $65 million in federal aid for Hurricane Matthew recovery - Aiken Standard


Aiken Standard

S.C. to get $65 million in federal aid for Hurricane Matthew recovery
Aiken Standard
Ronald Rabon, of Double R Farms in Aynor, surveys the damage to his cotton crop from Hurricane Matthew. Rabon said he yielded only 100 acres of 700 acres of cotton this year because of the wind and rain from the storm. The wind blew most of the crop …

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200 volunteers work on storm damage in Nichols - WSOC Charlotte

200 volunteers work on storm damage in Nichols
WSOC Charlotte
The Morning News of Florence reports (http://bit.ly/2gNzK9I ) that the volunteers from across the state arrived Friday for a two-day project to clean out homes damaged by Hurricane Matthew. The small town was devastated by the Hurricane and the

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Charleston-area beach parks struggle to recover from Hurricane Matthew - Charleston Post Courier


Charleston Post Courier

Charleston-area beach parks struggle to recover from Hurricane Matthew
Charleston Post Courier
The storm brought hurricane-force winds to portions of the southern coast and storm tide higher than 9 feet. More than half the dunes bolstering the South Carolina coast were overwashed during Hurricane Matthew, a U.S. Geological Survey aerial study

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The lowdown on New Year's Eve fireworks in Beaufort County - Island Packet


Island Packet

The lowdown on New Year’s Eve fireworks in Beaufort County
Island Packet
… in the new year with a bang? Think twice before lighting the fuse on that bottle rocket. While fireworks can be sold in Beaufort County, it’s illegal to discharge them without a permit from the S.C. Department of Labor, License and Regulation

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South Carolina National Guard preserving state history, environment - DVIDS (press release)


DVIDS (press release)

South Carolina National Guard preserving state history, environment
DVIDS (press release)
“In the historic flood that hit South Carolina in October 2015, there was so much damage and erosion on the sandy trails that make up the tank and vehicle paths of MTC, most paths were impassable,” said Jason Moser, Ph.D., RPA, MTC cultural resource

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'Turbocharged' storm clobbers northern New England with snow - SCNow


SCNow

‘Turbocharged’ storm clobbers northern New England with snow
SCNow
‘Turbocharged’ storm clobbers northern New England with snow. By DAVID SHARP Associated Press; Updated 6 hrs …. New Hampshire and Vermont were largely spared significant damage and power outages. The power company Eversource said about …

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Almost a month later, still no aid for victims of SC tornado - The State


The State

Almost a month later, still no aid for victims of SC tornado
The State
The storm caused about $2 million in damages, the county suffered $1.4 million in damage, while Simpsonville had $550,000. “FEMA would have come in and provided financial disaster relief, but that threshold of $4.5 million to the county was not met

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Tropical Storm Hermine causing damage in Coastal Empire, SC Lowcountry - WTOC


Charleston Post Courier

Tropical Storm Hermine causing damage in Coastal Empire, SC Lowcountry
WTOC
Former Hurricane Hermine, now a tropical storm, has produced severe weather across the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry. A possible tornado produced tree damage and damage to at least one structure in the Skidaway area. A power line was downed in …
Powerful thunderstorms from Hermine race past CharlestonCharleston Post Courier
Tropical Storm Hermine moving into South CarolinaPalm Beach Post (blog)
Tropical storm soaks South Carolina, then marches awayThe State
Myrtle Beach Sun News –WJCL News –The Weather Channel
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Residents in South Carolina assess damage caused by Hurricane Matthew - NBC4i.com


NBC4i.com

Residents in South Carolina assess damage caused by Hurricane Matthew
NBC4i.com
CHARLESTON, SC (WCMH) — Hurricane Matthew hit the South Carolina coast Saturday morning with 100 mph winds and storm surges. Flooding vast areas, downing trees and power lines – the South Carolina Emergency Operation Center said the damage …
A state-by-state look at Hurricane Matthew damageUSA TODAY
Hurricane Matthew creates ‘record-breaking’ floodingCNN
Matthew batters Carolinas; major flooding fearedWashington Post
KHOU.com –Greenville News –CBS News
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Curtainwall Shapes New College House

The 198,000-square-foot building promotes sustainable, 21st century living and learning, and is pursuing LEED Silver certification

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Kemper to Demo Protective Solutions for Concrete at WOC

At World of Concrete 2017, Kemper will showcase a new range of liquid-applied protective solutions for the building envelope.

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Campus Designed as New Multi-Faceted Complex

The completed project represents a vibrant cross-section of campus life, capturing and manifesting the best of the “Clemson experience” for students

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Ancient Metal Revitalizes Important Structures

The CDA recognized architects for their restoration work to rectify design failures on buildings in North America

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BLUE RIDGE FIBERBOARD to Showcase at IBS

BLUE RIDGE FIBERBOARD will showcase three new SOUNDSTOP acoustical shielding products that reduce sound transfer from room to room at the upcoming NAHB International Builders’ Show.

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CFSEI to Host Webinar on CFS Mid-Rise Projects

“Devil in the Details: Learning From Mid-Rise Successes and Failures” will be on February 23, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. EST.

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Another Small Gain for the Architecture Billings Index

New design contracts also return to positive levels, signifying future growth in construction activity.

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Rainscreen Blends Net-Zero Schools' Interior with Exterior

Dearing Elementary School in Texas, which creates more energy than the building consumes, was lauded for its net-zero design

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Waterproofing Code: Dampproofing Required

This section implies that dampproofing is required to all below grade floors and walls where hydrostatic pressure will not occur.

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Florida Approved Exposed-Fastened Panel

MBCI

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Lasting Legacy: D.J. Wooliver & Sons, Inc.

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Back to Vegas: IRE 2017 Preview

Roofing Contractor offers a sneak peek at the largest annual event that celebrates the roofing industry and drives it forward.

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What President Trump Means for Labor and Employment in Roofing

With the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States, the business community can almost certainly look forward to a new era.

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The Sustainable State of the Roofing Industry

Changes related to sustainability have been substantial over the past decade. In less than ten years, we’ve witnessed the introduction of many new products and technologies.

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Integrating New Hires at Your Roofing Company

It’s difficult to find a roofing contractor who doesn’t moan and groan about the shortage of good, qualified workers.

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Not Your 'Average Joe'

Not too long ago, I received a call from Joe, a long-time reader in Philadelphia who needed immediate attention.

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TAMKO to Introduce Envision Inspiration Composite Lumber at IBS 2017

The rare beauty of this unique decking board will be revealed to the public at the International Builders Show in Orlando, Fla. on Jan. 10, 2017.

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Firestone Building Products Introduces Comprehensive Product Guide for LEED Certification

Firestone Building Products Company introduced an all-inclusive guide to help customers navigate the best green products for LEED Version 4 requirements.

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Atlas Collaborates With 3M To Launch The Scotchgard Protector Sales Specialist Training Program

The 3M sales training program gives contractors the insight they need to sell premium roof shingles with Scotchgard Protector.

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Kemper System now Covers 'Building Envelope'

The company has acquired STS Coatings and four major brands.

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Damage reported as severe weather blasts through region - WYFF Greenville


WYFF Greenville

Damage reported as severe weather blasts through region
WYFF Greenville
There is no storm damage at any Greenville County School that would interfere with normal operations Thursday, according to Greenville County Schools spokeswoman Elizabeth Brotherton. She said Woodmont High School did receive some damage from …

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Severe storms roll through Upstate counties - WSPA.com


WSPA.com

Severe storms roll through Upstate counties
WSPA.com
GREENVILLE CO., S.C. (WSPA) – Severe storms passed through the area Wednesday afternoon, leaving a path of damage from Anderson County through Spartanburg County. Thousands of people were also left without power near Simpsonville. The Red …
Clearing skies after reported tornadoesLive 5 News
Thousands without power in Upstate in wake of severe stormSpartanburg Herald Journal

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Hurricane Matthew damage will cost SC $64 million - The State


The State

Hurricane Matthew damage will cost SC $64 million
The State
Matthew, which briefly made landfall in South Carolina as a Category 1 hurricane, caused nearly $341 million in damage to public property, according to estimates provided by the governor’s office. About $100 million of that damage was to state-owned roads.
Hurricane Matthew Damage Will Cost South Carolina $64 MillionEmergency Management
South Carolina expected to spend $64 million on Hurricane Matthew damagesCharleston Post Courier
Gov. Haley: $64M needed to cover state’s Matthew damage – WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, WeatherWMBF

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SC county uses drones to record Hurricane Matthew damage - WSAV-TV


WSAV-TV

SC county uses drones to record Hurricane Matthew damage
WSAV-TV
Anthony Johnson walks over the floodwaters in downtown Kingstree, S.C., Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015. Rivers rose and dams bulged Wednesday as South Carolina faced another anxious day of waiting for the floodwaters to recede. (AP Photo/Mic Smith).
Horry County, S.C., Officials Use Drones to Gather Coastal Storm DataGovernment Technology

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The Latest: Officials: At least 4 tornadoes hit Mississippi - WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather - WMBF

The Latest: Officials: At least 4 tornadoes hit Mississippi – WMBFNews.com, Myrtle Beach/Florence SC, Weather
WMBF
The National Weather Service office for Birmingham says teams have confirmed that small tornadoes hit Pickens County near Alabama’s line with Mississippi – and Winston County to the northeast. There were reports of scattered damage in both places.

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Aerial photos show how Hurricane Matthew chewed up Carolinas beaches - Charlotte Observer


Charlotte Observer

Aerial photos show how Hurricane Matthew chewed up Carolinas beaches
Charlotte Observer
Agency scientists are still assessing how the damage will affect the region’s most vulnerable shorelines. … Matthew reached Category 5 in the Atlantic, causing widespread destruction, before making landfall at McClellanville, S.C., as a Category 1 storm.

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Southern plagues: Drought, flood, fire and now killer storms - SCNow


SCNow

Southern plagues: Drought, flood, fire and now killer storms
SCNow
Shaylyn Jeffery holds the building owner’s dog “Payday” while outside of the demolished Rosalie Plaza Grocery where she had opened up a tee-shirt business one month earlier on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 in Rosalie, Ala. A suspected tornado touched …

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Tybee Island residents celebrate Thanksgiving despite Hurricane ... - WTOC

Tybee Island residents celebrate Thanksgiving despite Hurricane …
WTOC
Nearly every street on Tybee Island had damage from Hurricane Matthew. Lewis Avenue was no exception.

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FORECAST: Severe storms push through Carolinas prompting tornado, thunderstorm warnings - WSOC Charlotte


WSOC Charlotte

FORECAST: Severe storms push through Carolinas prompting tornado, thunderstorm warnings
WSOC Charlotte
A series of severe storms tracked from Greenville, South Carolina through Charlotte, North Carolina, damaging some homes and knocking down trees. No injuries were reported. … Tree damage was reported in Chester and York counties. The weather service …

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Hurricane Matthew brings isolated farm damage, limits rebound from trying '15 - Charleston Post Courier


WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Hurricane Matthew brings isolated farm damage, limits rebound from trying ’15
Charleston Post Courier
Officials are still tallying the damage that the storm inflicted on South Carolina’s agriculture industry, but early assessments suggest that it didn’t bring the same devastation that the October 2015 floods did. That storm cost the state’s farmers
Farmers struggle to recover from crop loss, infrastructure damage …WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

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Exterior Elastomeric Wall Coating for Waterproofing

Lapolla Industries Inc.

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Tubelite Achieves NFRC "ACE"

Tubelite Inc. has been approved by the National Fenestration Ratings Council as a Manufacturer Approved Calculation Entity Organization.

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Providing Daylighting and Fire Protection

American International Industries upgrades new roof with 295 UL Listed Smoke Vent skylights during reroof project by Highland Commercial Roofing of Los Angeles

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Bonded Building Materials Named Roofinox Distributor

Bonded Building Materials Inc. has partnered with Roofinox to distribute the company’s Tin-plated roofing products throughout New York State and the surrounding area.

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MIA+BSI Launches Natural Stone University

MIA+BSI announced the launch of the Natural Stone University, an online education tool for stone industry professionals.

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Survey Finds Support for Community Buildings

It’s not just traditional infrastructure that requires investment.

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Senator Applauds PIMA's Accomplishments at Annual Meeting

Outgoing PIMA President Jared Blum honored during Capitol Hill event

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Roofing to Withstand the Test of Time

Despite ever-changing weather conditions, roof maintains its integrity over 25 years later

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Guardian Glass to Add Jumbo Coater

Guardian SunGuard coatings on large glass dramatically expands architects’ options.

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Vectorworks Introduces Enhanced Collaboration Workflows

Vectorworks 2017 software’s Service Pack 2 enables high-quality PDF export experience and more.

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New Rules May Make Many Eligible for Overtime

Millions more American workers will be eligible for overtime thanks to a new U.S. Department of Labor rule.

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New Improvements to Online Roofing Technology

I’m pleased to announce that our industry continues to take proactive steps to help roofing professionals promote the energy saving benefits of today’s roofing systems.

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8 Ways To Be A Better Communicator

Improving your communication skills allows you to be a more effective supervisor, leader, customer service rep and salesperson.

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Vacuum Series Reel

Coxreels V-100 Series product has been improved and is now offered with hose.

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ABC Supply Co. Inc. Names Dan Piché President of L&W Supply

Dan Piché has been named president of L&W Supply, a leading specialty distributor of drywall, ceiling tile, steel framing and other building materials used by commercial and residential contractors.

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Orange Crush Safety Goggles

Groove-and-gasket combo keeps vision clear for safe, efficient work in wet conditions

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Baltimore Show a Hit for Exhibitors at METALCON 2016

Exhibitors at the largest international event for the metal construction industry tout success for this year’s METALCON tradeshow and conference in Baltimore from Oct. 26-28.

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Dynamic Dome Skylight Line

VELUX Dynamic Dome skylights balance light transmittance, industry structural demands, and architectural elegance while contributing significantly to reducing lighting costs.

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DaVinci Roofscapes® now Offers SOLARHIDE

DaVinci Roofscapes® now sells SOLARHIDE, a one-step radiant barrier underlayment that also serves as a vapor barrier.

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Volunteers Still Needed for IRE Community Service Day 2017

For the seventh consecutive year, roofing professionals from around the country will roll up their sleeves and get to work in order to give back to the Las Vegas community as part of the IRE 2017 community Service Day home renovation project.

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AFTER MATTHEW: SC gets a look at the damage from the storm - Tucson News Now

AFTER MATTHEW: SC gets a look at the damage from the storm
Tucson News Now
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -. Hurricane Matthew took South Carolina on a wild ride several weeks ago. Clean-up continues around the state and especially on the coast where Matthew’s power was at the forefront for all to see. From Savannah all the way up to …

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Hurricane Matthew lashes Charleston as weakened Cat 1 storm - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Hurricane Matthew lashes Charleston as weakened Cat 1 storm
USA TODAY
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Hurricane Matthew weakened to a Category 1 storm on Saturday, but it packed a strong enough punch to down trees and deliver a 6-foot storm surge and severe flooding to historic downtown Charleston before moving up the North Carolina
Military bases weather Hurricane Matthew, return to operationsStars and Stripes
National Hurricane Center says Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in South CarolinaCosumnes Connection (subscription)

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Matthew batters Carolinas; major flooding feared - Washington Post


KHOU.com

Matthew batters Carolinas; major flooding feared
Washington Post
CHARLESTON, S.C. — After a protracted and violent journey up the southeast U.S. seaboard, a weakened Hurricane Matthew made landfall this weekend in South Carolina, inundating a vast stretch of the coast with torrential rain and triggering floods far
Hurricane Matthew lashes Charleston as Cat 1 stormKHOU.com
Residents in South Carolina assess damage caused by Hurricane MatthewNBC4i.com
Matthew moving on, but the danger isn’tUSA TODAY
Olean Times Herald –CBS News –Wall Street Journal
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The Latest in SC: Gov. Haley surveys flood damage - Spartanburg Herald Journal


The Republic

The Latest in SC: Gov. Haley surveys flood damage
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Several homes on the island were destroyed or damaged in the storm and power is out to the island and seems to be out for miles up the rural road leading to the town. About a dozen residents were waiting with a group of reporters at the checkpoint at
Haley requests federal emergency funds after Matthew’s wrathLive 5 News
3 dead in SC floods from hurricane as state begins recoveryThe Republic
Gov. Haley tours Hurricane Matthew damageCharleston Post Courier

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves Three Dead In South Carolina, Washes Up Civil War-Era Cannonballs; Thousands Remain ... - The Weather Channel


The Weather Channel

Hurricane Matthew Leaves Three Dead In South Carolina, Washes Up Civil War-Era Cannonballs; Thousands Remain …
The Weather Channel
Earlier in the day, Richland County coroner Gary Watts said 66-year-old David Outlaw was found dead Saturday morning, pinned beneath his wheelchair in the storm’s floodwaters at the National Health Care facility in Columbia. An autopsy indicated Outlaw …

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Gov. Haley says storm evacuation orders could be lifted soon, but roads still concern - The State


The State

Gov. Haley says storm evacuation orders could be lifted soon, but roads still concern
The State
Several hospitals are operating on generator power, including some that have not lost primary power but want to protect against power surges. At the Medical University of South Carolina, preliminary damage assessments showed “minor damage for a storm …
Officials assessing damage at Sea PinesWTOC
Sunday storm center: Have a question about Hurricane Matthew? We’re here to helpIsland Packet
Latest updates: Hurricane knocks power out at Hilton Head Island, SCCTV News
WSOC Charlotte
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Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall In SC; 'Serious Inland Flooding' Reported - NPR


NPR

Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall In SC; ‘Serious Inland Flooding’ Reported
NPR
Making landfall Saturday, Hurricane Matthew brought floods and strong winds to the coastline of South Carolina and North Carolina, pouring rain into an area and bringing a dangerous storm surge. As of 5 p.m. ET, the storm’s center was around 15 miles
Hurricane Matthew creates ‘record-breaking’ floodingCNN
After Florida ‘dodged a bullet’ from Hurricane Matthew, South Carolina braces for major storm surgeLos Angeles Times
Recovery and relief in Florida after Hurricane Matthew skirts state, hits South CarolinaMiami Herald
New York Times –WYFF Greenville –Fox News
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Hurricane Matthew rips through South Carolina piers - News & Observer


Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Hurricane Matthew rips through South Carolina piers
News & Observer
A firetruck drives through a flooded street in the hospital district of Charleston, S.C., on Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016 after Hurricane Matthew passed through. Most of the damage in the city was downed trees and street flooding and officials said 100
Hurricane Matthew Soaks North Carolina As It Churns NorthNBCNews.com
The Latest: 1 million without power in North, South CarolinaColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
PHOTOS: Hurricane Matthew lashes the Carolinas with deadly flooding in ‘worst case scenario’AccuWeather.com
Washington Post
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SC Rep. Mark Sanford tours hurricane damage in Beaufort Co. - WTOC

SC Rep. Mark Sanford tours hurricane damage in Beaufort Co.
WTOC
“The tremendous amount of progress that’s being made; the storm made landfall I guess early Saturday morning around 1 or 2 in the morning, and then the very next day and the next couple days, you had people with chainsaws and backhoes helping each …

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The Latest: Hurricane Matthew Causes North Carolina Floods - ABC News


ABC News

The Latest: Hurricane Matthew Causes North Carolina Floods
ABC News
The Associated Press. Robert Nicotra braves the wind and rain along the beach on the Isle of Palms, S.C., as Hurricane Matthew approaches, Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)more + … The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is

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Updates on Horry County storm damage - Myrtle Beach Sun News


Myrtle Beach Sun News

Updates on Horry County storm damage
Myrtle Beach Sun News
Several power lines were knocked down when a large oak tree was reportedly down at 16th Avenue and Sessions Street in Conway, Bourcier said, but there was no reported structural damage after the incident. Also, all flights at the Myrtle Beach
One Myrtle Beach area pier washed away, another damaged in hurricaneThe State
Hurricane Matthew laces into Myrtle Beach area; tornado damages homesCharlotte Observer
Edisto Beach Homes Destroyed by MatthewWLTX.com
News & Observer –13WMAZ.com –WBTW – Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
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Keene Acquires Continental Products

Manufacturer of Puttylastic, Weather Seal and Kool Ray brands, Continental has a nice position in some niche markets.

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Delos and HOK Partner to Promote Wellness

The new partnership will leverage HOK’s worldwide network of designers and clients to further expand the global reach of the WELL Building Standard.

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Thin Insulation Blanket Solutions

Dow Corning

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Hancher Auditorium Celebrates its Opening

FEMA determined that Hancher, among others, could not be salvaged and funded a substantial portion of the venue’s rebuilding.

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WXY Architecture Wins Firm of the Year

For “design excellence in a broad range and scale of projects,” top firm award goes to innovative, growing studio as major new projects open and earn honors.

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Design Firm JZA+D Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Announces new hires and reorganization following recent expansion.

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NMIA Inducts Mortar Net Engineering Manager

Mortar Net Solutions announced Steven Fechino National Masonry Instructors Association Hall of Fame induction.

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CFSEI to Host Webinar on Structural Systems

Webinar to focus on introduction to AISI S400-15, North American Standard for Seismic Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Systems.

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Bade Roofing Receives Firestone Award

Commercial roofing specialist Bade Roofing is proud to announce that it has received a 2016 Firestone Inner Circle of Quality Award.

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Hotel Restores Historic Art Deco Exterior

The property combines two historic buildings with a new, four-story structure

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Roofing Contractor Announces the 2016 Residential, Commercial Contractors of the Year

Able Roof/Mr. Roof and Baker Roofing Co. were selected from a field of more than 100 nominations.

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TAMKO Launches New Logo For Envision Composite Decking Line

The new logo is a prelude to growth for the Envision line, the latest improvement in TAMKO’s renewed composite decking focus.

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FlashCo® Releases New Website

FlashCo Manufacturing, Inc. has released a new version of their website.

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U.S. Bank Stadium Construction Complete

Finished six weeks ahead of schedule, the new stadium and home of the Minnesota Vikings features a bold, iconic design unique to Minnesota.

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Lapolla Industries Supports Amendment to Montreal Protocol

The company joins hundreds of national and international companies, organizations and governments calling for hydrofluorocarbon (HFC) phasedown designed to deliver on climate goals set forth by the Paris Agreement.

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ARMA Leads Update of ASTM D7158

This revision to the standard will help maintain confidence in the wind resistance of asphalt shingles.

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Kemper System Targets New Leed Declarations for Green Building

To satisfy new LEED certification requirements for green building construction, Kemper System America, Inc. is developing both Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) and Health Product Declarations (HPDs) for its liquid-applied roofing and waterproofing products.

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Tremco SkyBEAM UAV Completes First FAA-Approved Nighttime Commercial Flight in U.S.

Tremco Roofing & Building Maintenance announced its SkyBEAM unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) completed the first Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-approved nighttime commercial flight, to inspect rooftops at a southern Ohio business.

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Museum Features Coating To Highlight Heritage

The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is located on Constitution Avenue, adjacent to the National Museum of American History.

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Baseline Self Retracting Lifeline

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AAMA Releases Updated Document for Windows, Doors

The AAMA 910-16, Voluntary “Life Cycle” Specifications and Test Methods for AW Class Architectural Windows and Doors, was last updated in 2010.

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Custom Coatings Culminate in Arena Façade

Designs for this cutting-edge $375-million Las Vegas indoor arena began in 2014

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SOPREMA to Host Building Envelope Clinic in Atlanta

Industry leader to provide education opportunities regionally.

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Duro-Last Launches New, Mobile-Responsive Site

The website can still be found at duro-last.com.

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METALCON 2016 Gives Back to Veterans

Metal industry gives back to the local community during its annual tradeshow and conference taking place October 26-28 at the Baltimore Convention Center.

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Headquarters Re-Roofs with Skylights

Company in Santa Fe Springs, Calif. upgrades roof with “Cool Roof” system and 100 UL Listed Smoke Vent skylights

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Wausau Opens Production Training Lab

Wausau Window and Wall Systems celebrated the opening of its new production training laboratory on Aug. 23, 2016.

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Time to Earn an Architecture License Shortens

NCARB’s data reveals the time to earn a license is decreasing—especially as professionals take advantage of recent program changes.

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IMPs Satisfy Building's Energy Efficiency

The new office is a two-story, 3,000-square-foot building, covered by two different insulated metal panels

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Lab Test vs. Eye Test: Slumping and Settling

Over the years, there has been significant discussion about batt insulation slumping and loose fill insulation settling.

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Vader Combo

The splash goggle and face shield combo possesses a one-of-a-kind anti-fog coating.

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ARMA Publishes New Spanish-Language Roofing Guidelines

The asphalt roofing organization has translated eight of its most popular educational Technical Bulletins into Spanish.

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CERTA and Foreman Training at MRCA Conference and Expo

This year’s Conference will feature the MRCA/NRCA CERTA Train-the-Trainer Course, the CERTA Authorization Course, as well as a Foreman/Superintendent Operational Training.

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The Freedom Harness™

CMC and Roco announced a new innovation for workers using fall protection.

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ATAS Expands Partnership with Roofinox

The leading manufacturer of sustainable building envelope technology adds Roofinox Stainless Steel Roofing Products to 2016 complete product line catalog.

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ABC Supply to Acquire L&W Supply

ABC Supply Co., Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire L&W Supply from USG Corporation (United States Gypsum Corporation).

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SA-APP KoolCap® and SA-APP KoolCap® FR Modified Bitumen Roofing Membranes

New SA-APP KoolCap® and SA-APP KoolCap® FR modified bitumen roofing membranes deliver the safety and ease of self-adhering application, long-term performance and durability, and the benefits of a “cool roof.”

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Quiet Compressors

The new Campbell Hausfeld Quiet Compressors reduce sound output by up to 50 percent.

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Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance Elects New Board of Directors for 2016-2018

The board represents senior leaders in contracting and manufacturing for the growing building materials sector.

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Brawny Option for the 100 Series Reels

Coxreels announced the new Brawny option available for most 100 Series hose reels.

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SOPREMA Breaks Ground on Wadsworth Facility Expansion

SOPREMA expands manufacturing capacity and offerings with new PMMA/PMA resin facility.

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Jones|Carter Celebrates 40th Anniversary

Jones|Carter has experienced double-digit growth over the last five years, contributing to the strong Texas economy.

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Trim-Tex Launches New Online Education Center

The new Education Center makes it easier than ever to schedule an Architectural Lunch & Learn.

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NewSchool to Launch New Accelerated Program

NewSchool’s program is one of the initial 14 schools in the nation and one of the only two graduate architecture programs in California accepted by National Council of Architectural Registration Board to participate in the Integrated Path to Architectural Licensure.

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MIA+BSI Announces New CEU Class on Certified Stone

“Certified Stone: How the Natural Stone Sustainability Standard Can Assist Green Building Projects,” has been added to the MIA+BSI CEU program.

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Wall Assembly Including Fiber Glass Insulation Proves Peak Performer in New Study

A new study calls attention to a common flaw in materials research for the built environment: materials research and product selection typically focus on single-product performance when assemblies are not made with just one product.

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Building Completes Historical Upgrade

The University of Washington-Tacoma completed its reconstruction and renovation of the 120-year-old McDonald-Smith Building

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McElroy Metal Receives UES Evaluation Report

McElroy Metal received a Uniform Evaluation Service Evaluation Report declaring the company’s Mirage Panel, PBU Panel and U Panel have all been evaluated for use as metal roof panels in compliance with Section 1507.4 of the International Building Code and Section R905.10 of the International Residential Code.

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NYR. Facade Announces New Bahrain Office

NYR. Facade announced that the firm will open an office in Bahrain by the end of 2016.

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Steel Industry Teams up for Material Transparency

North American steel associations show sustainability of building products with EPDs.

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APOC Launches New Pro Website

The new APOC.com features refreshed design and improved functionality for contractors.

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BOLT Locks

Breakthrough One-Key Lock Technology offers maximum convenience and security to simplify the workday.

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ASTM International Committee Honors Stephen Condren with Carl G. Cash Award

Stephen Condren has received the Carl G. Cash Award from ASTM International Committee D08 on Roofing and Waterproofing.

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NEMEON, Inc. Welcomes 21 New Members

The addition brings the total of independent locally owned Distributors to 181 Members and 547 locations throughout the United States and Canada.

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Henry® Restoration Systems Offer Cost-Effective Alternatives to Re-Roofing

Liquid-applied roofing systems from Henry® now available in silicone, acrylic and aluminum.

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CertainTeed Corporation Participates in Homes for Our Troops Build in Lee’s Summit, Mo.

CertainTeed’s Kansas City manufacturing facility employees and area professionals partner with non-profit that builds homes for severely injured Veterans.

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Variable Speed Drive System for Bi-fold Doors

Midland Door Solutions, a full-service door manufacturer for agricultural, aviation and commercial buildings, introduces a variable speed drive operating system for its bi-fold doors.

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Teletrac Navman DIRECTOR

Globally available platform drives unparalleled productivity and safety for fleets around the world.

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Burns & Scalo Creates Board of Directors in its 60th Year in Business

The company named Rod Baesman a board member.

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ABC Supply Co. Honors Two Employees with 2016 Ken Hendricks Awards

Pat Keeney and Robert Amar, two longtime associates at building products distributor ABC Supply Co., Inc., were recently named recipients of the 2016 Ken Hendricks Award.

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Two New Products to the Commercial Polyiso Market

Atlas Roofing Corporation

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Garland Named Northeast Ohio Top Workplace for Fifth Year

Thanks to the company’s amazing team of employees, Garland has been recognized once again for outstanding organizational health.

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International Conference on CIMS November 7-8

The Cold-Formed Steel Research Consortium will host the Seventh International Conference on Coupled Instabilities in Metal Structures on November 7-8 in Baltimore.

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Simpson Strong-Tie Aids Disaster Relief for West Virginia

Simpson Strong-Tie announced it is making a $10,000 donation to assist in emergency response and relief efforts as flash floods continue to rage through West Virginia.

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You Don't Get What You Expect, You Get What You Inspect

Most builders know you cannot take quality workmanship for granted. We’ve got an example of a builder who takes this to heart and truly lives the mantra “you get what you inspect, not what you expect.”

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SOPREMA to Host Building Envelope Clinic in Oregon

Industry leader to provide education opportunities regionally.

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Painting the Future of Education in Utah

Odyssey Elementary was devised to obtain LEED Gold certification through its use of 1,200 solar panels, natural lighting and sustainable materials

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Royalty Roofing Hires Business Development Director

Royalty Roofing announced the hiring of Thomas G. Hollingsworth as the company’s new Business Development Director.

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SOPREMA to Host Pacific Northwest Building Envelope Clinic

Industry leader to provide education opportunities regionally.

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CertainTeed Ceilings Awarded Contract with Premier Inc.

CertainTeed Ceilings’ contract to join Premier Inc. as a supplier allows Premier alliance members nationwide to choose products at specially negotiated pricing and terms.

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Property Drone Consortium Announces UAS Research Initiative with RIT

The Property Drone Consortium announced a new research initiative with Rochester Institute of Technology, a renowned world leader in imaging science.

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Lightweight PV Panel

Beamreach Solar, formerly Solexel, announced the introduction of Sprint™, its new lightweight photovoltaic solar panel system for flat commercial roofs.

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RSS Roofing Services & Solutions® Opened New Location in Evansville

The nationally recognized roofing contractor expands into familiar market.

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SOPREMA® to Host Pacific Northwest Building Envelope Clinics

The industry leader will provide education opportunities regionally.

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Highland Commercial Roofing Recognized Among Top Customer Service Leaders

Leading Southwest commercial roofing company receives GuildQuality’s 2016 Guildmaster Award Honors.

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Atlas Supports Wildlife Biologists On Whale Expedition

Marine biologists to study whale migration with the help of an ecologically friendly tiny home; construction materials provided by Atlas.

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Drexel Metals ARM Program Offers Contractors the Support they Need

Drexel Metals released a video on its website detailing its ARM program.

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Formulators|Aquaflex® Introduces Aquaflex® Silica-Free Waterproof Concrete Repair

Formulators|Aquaflex® introduces its line of silica-free waterproof concrete repair products which include Patch Mix™, Skim-Fast™ and SLU™.

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Zinc Cap Head Screws

Triangle Fastener Corporation announced the launch of a complete line of corrosion resistant zinc head screws.

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Air Lift's Loadlifter 5000 and Loadlifter 5000 Ultimate Available for 2013-2016 Ram Promaster Vans

Air Lift’s heavy-duty LoadLifter 5000 and LoadLifter 5000 ULTIMATE adjustable air spring kits are designed to support and protect your load.

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Sustainable Cool Roof System

Rhino Linings Corporation

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Quiet Spaces

Of all the five senses, it could be argued that our sense of hearing is one of the most sensitive

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Firestone Honors 2016 Partner in Quality Award Winners

133 firms recognized for roofing installation excellence, craftsmanship and quality.

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Dimension Stone Design Manual

MIA+BSI: The Natural Stone Institute

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Chamberlin Roofing & Waterproofing Raises Over $10,000

Chamberlin raised over $10,000 for WorkFaith Connection at their Customer Appreciation Event on April 14, 2016.

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Gypsum Association Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

The Gypsum Association announced the election of the following officers to the Board of Directors for 2016-2017.

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Study by REC Group: Closing the COP21 Gap by Going Solar

Just in time for the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn in May, a study by a special intelligence task force at REC Group shows how solar energy can make a significant contribution to limiting the global temperature rise. However, the required capacity ramp-up could be up to nine times higher in 2025 than predicted by any other current forecast.

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The DeBruce Center at the University of Kansas

Gould Evans, together with the University of Kansas, announced the completion of the DeBruce Center, located on the University’s campus in Lawrence

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Flush Soffit Panels

Petersen Aluminum/PAC-CLAD

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Drake Group Selects CertainTeed as 2015 Vendor of the Year

Both CertainTeed Insulation and Gypsum business units were recognized as Vendor of the Year in their respective categories.

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Lutz Roofing Earns Firestone Building Products “Triple Crown” of Industry Honors

Firestone Building Products has presented Lutz Roofing with its 2016 Master Contractor, Inner Circle of Quality and President’s Club Awards.

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RSS Honored with Perfection Award from Carlisle SynTec Systems

Carlisle SynTec Systems recently honored RSS Roofing Services & Solutions with its 2016 Perfection Award.

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IPS® Corporation Acquires Roof Top Blox

IPS Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of Roof Top Blox.

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Custom Products for any Application

Coxreels custom built products offer a complete solution to any of your hose, cord, and cable reel needs.

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Malarkey Welcomes New Sales Representatives

Malarkey Roofing Products announces the addition of three new sales representatives.

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Gardner-Gibson Announces Hiring of a Director of New Business Development

Contractors and building owners will benefit from three more decades of coatings industry expertise.

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CertainTeed Roofing Acquires Matterhorn®; Expands North American Footprint

The award-winning metal roofing line is now available exclusively from CertainTeed.

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SpeedTite™ Roof Drain

Installs without tools in seconds.

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Steel Partners Recognizes OMG, Inc. for Operational Excellence

Three OMG Kaizen teams were inducted into Steel’s Hall of Fame.

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Metl-Span hosts Grand Opening Ceremony for Hamilton Plant

Metl-Span, the industry leading manufacturer of insulated metal panels, hosted a Grand Opening Ceremony for its new production facility in Hamilton, Ontario, on May 5.

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The Continuation of Continuous Insulation

With code requirements constantly changing,
finding the right stucco assemblies to do the job can be difficult.

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Rainscreen Applications in Multi-Housing Projects

For this particular apartment complex the developer wanted to eliminate as much concern about moisture issues as possible

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Garland Introduces GMAX

Garland launched a new quality assurance program designed to improve its manufacturing process and maintain the company’s high standards of quality.

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CetraRuddy Elevates Ximena Rodriguez to Partner

Global architecture, planning & interior design firm promotes leading designer of award-winning hotels, restaurants, residences and other interiors.

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Steel Industry Releases First EPD for Steel Joists

The SJI and SDI have jointly released the first industry average Environmental Product Declarations for Steel Joists and Steel Deck.

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Acoustical Tin Ceilings

American Tin Ceilings

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Vectorworks Shares Technology Roadmap at Summit

Previews of seven features presented will impact the future of Vectorworks software.

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Lightning Protection is a Work of Art

Ben Franklin would be proud

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Introduction to Newest Revizto 4.0

Register now for May 4 webinar to learn all about the new Revizto 4.0.

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Volkert Announces the Formation of Volkert Global

Volkert Inc. expands international presence.

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Fog Killer: N-FOG™ PLUS Anti-Fog Eyewear

Brass Knuckle® is pleased to offer two models of safety eyewear that go above and beyond typical anti-fog eyewear properties.

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FlashCo® to Open Two New Manufacturing Plants

The relocation is set for Chicago and Los Angeles.

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Miller Weldmaster Seamrover DD

The Miller Weldmaster Seamrover DD is the world’s only dual-direction hot air welder.

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ABC Supply Receives Prestigious Supplier of the Year Award from Lennar Corporation

ABC Supply was awarded Lennar Corporation’s inaugural Supplier of the Year Award recently at Lennar’s 1st Annual National Trade Partners’ Summit.

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Steel Industry Releases Environmental Product Declarations

The Steel Joist Institute and Steel Deck Institute have released the first industry average Environmental Product Declarations.

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Gardner-Gibson Announces the New Position and Hire of a Vice President of Digital

This new role leverages technology to increase productivity and customer engagement.

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American Tin Ceilings Offering 9/16” Drop-In Panels for Commercial and Residential Installations

American Tin Ceilings is proud to announce the addition of 9/16” Drop-In panels to its product offerings.

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MetShield HT

MetShield HT from Drexel Metals earns Miami-Dade NOA.

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Polymer Shakes Installed at Prestigious Fleur du Lac Estates

The homeowners decided the Class A fire and Class 4 impact ratings of Bellaforté polymer shake tiles from DaVinci Roofscapes met their needs.

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FAA Approves Tremco SkyBEAM UAV for Nighttime Commercial Flights

Tremco and Industrial SkyWorks will scan buildings at nighttime to identify energy leaks

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AIA Selects Upjohn Research Initiative Projects

Grants awarded to initiatives that study various aspects of design within the built environment.

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AISI Publishes CFS Framing Design Guide

New edition updates 2007 version, with references to new standards and revised design examples.

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Air and Vapor Barrier

Mule-Hide Products Co.

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DaVinci Roofscapes Recycles 800,000 Pounds of Polymer

DaVinci Roofscapes announced that it almost tripled the amount of processed polymer it recycled in 2015 over the previous year.

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Syska Hennessy Group Atlanta Announces New Location

Global engineering firm’s Southeastern hub grows and increases focus on healthcare.

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Ryan Rademacher Promoted to VP of Design at Radius Track

Radius Track Corporation announced that Ryan Rademacher, AIA, has been promoted to Vice President of Design.

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Perkins+Will Strengthens Global Workplace Leadership

The New York office of global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will announced today the addition of two leaders to its acclaimed workplace practice.

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Hotel Achieves LEED Certification

Three colors of metal composite material installed at varying depths give building a unique aesthetic

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Tubelite Expands Facility in Walker, Mich.

Continuing its steady growth, Tubelite Inc. completed a 33,000-square-foot expansion at its facility in Walker, Mich.

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Complete Roofing System

Atlas Roofing

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North East Roofing Contractors Association Convention and Trade Show 2016

The 90th annual NERCA Convention and Trade Show kicked off yesterday in Mashantucket, Connecticut.

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F1™ Air & Vapor Barrier

New F1™ Air & Vapor Barrier from Mule-Hide Products Co. allows contractors to quickly and easily create an air- and vapor-tight seal between a low-slope roofing system and the building below.

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OSHA Issues Final Rule on Silica

Enforcement begins in June and roofers have one year to be in full compliance.

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Owens Corning™ Launches National Roof Deployment Project at Contractor Conference

Owens Corning™ Roofing launched a new program, the Roof Deployment Project, which aims to inspire, activate and match its network of independent Platinum Preferred Contractors with military families around the country to deliver and install a free, new roof.

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Activar Construction Products Group acquires RoofTop Accessories

Activar Construction Products Group (ACPG) has recently acquired the business assets of RoofTop Accessories (RTA).

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GAF Receives Highest Honor Set by Women for Outstanding Customer Experience

GAF was recognized with the Women’s Choice Award® for 2016 as customer recommended roofing products.

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The Sustainability Movement in Roofing is Sustained

Sustainability is still growing and is here to stay.

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GCP Applied Technologies Unveils Enhancements to Roofing Underlayment Portfolio

Industry trusted Grace Ice & Water Shield® & Grace Ultra™ roll out with new extended exposure limits.

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MFM Building Products Celebrates 55th Anniversary

MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, is celebrating the company’s 55th Anniversary.

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FOAM-LOK™

Lapolla Industries’ FOAM-LOK™ Spray Foam Roofing is a rigid, closed-cell, spray polyurethane foam that may be applied over most (new or retrofit) roofing substrates.

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St. Charles Cancer Center Wins Several Architectural Awards

Guardian Glass brings views, comfort to cancer center patients, staff.

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Hacker Releases New Corporate Video

Hacker Industries, Inc. announced the release of its new 8-minute corporate video.

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Drainage Plane System

Mortar Net Solutions

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Ramtech Launches Redesigned Website

Ramtech Building Systems announced that the company has relaunched RamtechModular.com, the company’s website which showcases Ramtech’s extensive facility solutions.

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Durability Added to University in Toronto

The Ryerson University new Student Learning Center was designed to offer students a home away from home, complemented by an exquisite design

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Vectorworks 2016 Design Summit Speakers Revealed

Early bird discounts to Chicago event, offering workflow-enhancing thought-leadership sessions for architecture, landscape and entertainment design, end February 29.

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RCMA Elects New Board Officers at 2016 Annual Meeting

The Association elected a new slate of officers to its Board of Directors and named Greg Johnson, Sherwin-Williams, the recipient of the 2015 RCMA Martin A. Davis Industry Leadership Award.

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Insulated Spandrel Pan for Cladding Systems

SAF Metal Fabrication

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Green Span Profiles’ IWP Series Earns Dade County Approval

Green Span Profiles, a manufacturer of insulated metal panels, has received Dade County Approval for its IWP Series of composite wall panels.

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CFSEI Publishes Technical Note on Bridging

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute has published a new Technical Note, “Mechanical Bridging and Bridging Anchorage of Axially Loaded Cold-Formed Steel Studs.”

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Owens Corning to Acquire Synthetic Roofing Underlayment Manufacturer

Owens Corning has signed an agreement to acquire InterWrap, a leading manufacturer of roofing underlayment and packaging materials.

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ABC Supply Announces Managerial Changes at Two Locations

ABC Supply has announced managerial changes at two separate locations.

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Tectura Designs' New, State-of-the-Art Paving Facility Gives Architects Unprecedented Options

This groundbreaking paver manufacturing technology provides endless color options, more than 60 standard sizes, faster production speeds and more.

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Inmates Install Polymer Roofing on Heber Valley Visitor Center

Ten inmates and their supervisors recently installed a new Bellaforté Shake® roof on the Heber Valley Visitor Center.

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Wrist-Saver™ Seam Roller

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Rapid Roof Remover

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Kemper System to Demo New ‘Cool Roof’ That Boosts Building Energy Efficiency

Kemper System America, Inc. will feature a new ‘Cool Roof’ system that that can improve building energy efficiency at RCI 2016, March 10-15, in Orlando, Fla.

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Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. Supports Ride2Recovery with Harley Giveaway at IRE 2016

Beacon donated $20,000 to Ride2Recovery, a non-profit that supports physical and psychological rehabilitation programs for injured military veterans.

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Scalo Incorporated Announces Several Promotions within Its Organization

Roofing Contractor’s 2015 Commercial Contractor of the Year recently announced several promotions throughout its companies.

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BIL-Guard Roof Hatch Railing System

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Waterproofing System for Concrete

Kemper System America Inc.

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Façade Highlights New Campus Building

The new Western Centre for Public Health and Family Medicine is the gateway building to Western University’s recently created Westminster Campus in London, Ontario

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NCARB to Rename the Intern Development Program

This June, the program designed to guide aspiring architects through the early stages of their career will be renamed the Architectural Experience Program.

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Laminated Panels

Crane Composites Inc. (formerly Kemlite Co.)

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DataMaster Now Available as an iOS App

Wagner Meters announced the DataMaster app for those who utilize RH testing to assess the moisture condition of concrete floor slabs.

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Andrew Franz Architect Announces Promotions

Expansion of the New York architecture and design firm, best known for award-winning buildings and interiors, reflects recent growth and new, larger commissions.

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Directional Reveals

CENTRIA

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AAMA Releases Standard for Thermal Performance

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association has updated a document laying out the process for determining the thermal performance in commercial buildings.

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New $96.5 Million Ole Miss Basketball Arena

The facility consists of a three-story structural steel frame supporting steel trusses

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Sound Absorption

Freudenberg Nonwovens

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Atlas Roofing Joins New Orleans Recovery With Lowernine.org

Lowernine.org, was formed to assist in the long-term recovery of the Lower Ninth Ward in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina.

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Biodiesel Reels

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The Alliance Announces 2016 Call for Project Funding

The Alliance funds critical research, education and technical projects to help preserve a profitable and competitive industry.

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GAF Wins 12 American Inhouse Design Awards From Graphic Design USA

GAF has been honored with twelve American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design USA magazine.

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Colorado Youth Outdoors Hosts 2016 Maverick Fundraiser Shoot

Colorado Youth Outdoors to host its annual fundraiser shoot, the Maverick, May 6-7.

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ProDocs™ Estimating Tool

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Mallory Tyler, of NRP, appointed to Mentorship Committee for National Women in Roofing

National Roofing Partners (NRP) announces the appointment of Mallory Tyler to the leadership team of National Women in Roofing (NWIR) as the vice chairperson of the mentorship committee.

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GAF Announces the Acquisition of Icopal

The combined company will be the largest manufacturer in the global roofing industry.

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$5,000 Scholarship Opportunities - Davis Memorial Foundation Now Accepting Applications

If there is a student in your life that is looking for a way to cover tuition costs, the Davis Memorial Foundation might be able to help.

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North Texas Roofing Contractors Association Announces Golden Hammer Award Winners

The (NTRCA) announced that the 16th Annual NTRCA Awards Banquet will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the AT&T Stadium.

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Going Green with Solar Energy

Why your business should consider solar and other renewable energy solutions

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Meeting the Global Standard in Moisture Measurement

A number of tests, and their related ASTM standards, exist to help you measure a concrete slab’s moisture condition

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Drywall Catalog Released

Trim-Tex Drywall Products

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Green Seal Seeking Stakeholders for New Standard

Opportunity for industry professionals and all interested parties to participate in development of new standard.

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Re-Roofing Cornell’s First Humanities Building

Goldwin Smith Hall gets a makeover

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Western Specialty Contractors Promotes Tom Brooks

Western Specialty Contractors announced the promotion of Tom Brooks to the position of Sr. Vice President of Operations.

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Tnemec Names Cory Brown Vice President, Technical Services

Tnemec Company Inc. has named Cory Brown as Vice President, Technical Services.

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Transportation Center Meets Design Goals

The American Public Works Association honored California’s Anaheim Regional Transportation Intermodal Center as the Project of the Year Award.

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Architects Issue Statement on Two-Year Extension of Energy Efficiency Tax Deduction

The AIA issued a statement on Congress’s two-year extension of the 179D tax deduction, which provides up to $1.80 per square foot for the design of energy efficient buildings.

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The Mechanisms of Moisture Intrusion

Moisture intrusion is a common cause of building failures

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Werner Tool Lanyard

Werner introduces new Tool Lanyard to complement their line of fall protection equipment.

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FiberTite Simulated Metal Roofing

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Lake Tahoe Home Wins ARMA's Quality Asphalt Roofing Award

While popular with tourists and a draw for Lake Tahoe homeowners, the sloping terrain can present a unique challenge to local roofing contractors.

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Windward Roofing & Construction

JJ Kuhn has taken in a legacy during his first three official years as a professional at Windward Roofing & Construction — one of the Windy City’s top full-service roofing contractors for industrial, commercial and residential complexes.

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What About Roofs in the South?

Balanced attic ventilation is just as important in a southern climate.

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How to Fight Ice Dams

Mother Nature usually wins, but these roofing contractors put up a good fight on behalf of homeowners.

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6 Ways Roofing Contractors Can Minimize Workplace Violence

Companies can take steps to help reduce the chances of workplace violence by understanding what the risk factors are and developing policies to minimize opportunities for workers to be victims of such conduct.

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Roofing Tops the List of Sustainable Products

A new survey suggests that sustainable roofing products are generating a lot of interest compared to other construction products.

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How to Deal with Four O’clock and ‘Beer Friday’ Kind of Guys

There are a lot of great, conservative working class folks who manage their life and money well.  However, there are also a lot of working class folks who have a lot of drama, are frequently short of money and life-plan poorly.

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The Roofing Industry Evolved in 2015

Looking back on 2015, I get a sense that this has been a year of growth for the roofing industry. Yes, 2015 was a good year overall for the roofing industry, but what I’m feeling is the industry has matured. Not just growing bigger, but growing wiser and better with age.

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Columbia SC Roofing

Columbia SC RoofingWe are glad your search for a Columbia SC roofing contractor has brought you here to Mays Contracting. You’ll find that we are ready to take care of all your roofing needs, both residential and commercial. With more than 30 years of experience, we have helped our neighbors in the Midlands and the surrounding area stay dry, comfortable and safe by providing top quality roofing services, delivered professionally and affordably.

Mays Contracting Columbia SC is a company built on the idea of providing top-quality roofing services to the state of South Carolina. We take as much pride in our reputation as we do in our projects, ensuring that every customer is treated with the highest standard of service. You should never have to sacrifice quality for affordability and efficiency. It’s our job to make sure you get everything you need within your budget and time constraints.

Our fully staffed team is one of the largest roofing and construction companies in the Columbia SC and Midlands area. At Mays, we can take on projects of all shapes and types and we are fully licensed to complete the job up to code. We work with metal roofs, shingle roofs and much more. We offer services for both commercial roofing and residential roofing so whether you’re restoring an antique roof for a historic building or installing a brand new one for your home, you can count on us.

Mays Roof Services is your best choice among all Columbia South Carolina area roofing companies. And, whether you’re working with an insurance claim situation or home renovation, we can give you expert advice that will give you piece of mind and save you money.

Columbia SC Roofing

Contact us today! Our initial review is free of charge and our software for estimates is the best in the business. We are certified representatives for GAF, Certainteed and many other of the best building supplies.


Sourcing Materials is Key for Successful Green Building

As the standards to garner green building certifications grow stricter, it is more important than ever that the process involve a complete team of professionals.

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LEED Platinum For 15 Years

Wausau’s windows continue adding value to one of the world’s greenest buildings – UCSB’s Bren School of Environmental Science & Management

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AISI Publishes Standard for Cold-Formed Steel Framing

New edition supersedes AISI S230-07 with Supplements 2 and 3 (Reaffirmed 2012).

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Headquarters Designed to be LEED Platinum and Net Zero

Newest addition to Fremont features the latest in sustainable technology

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SOPREMA Offers Scholarship for Building Envelope Students

SOPREMA announced its new scholarship program, a commitment to the continued success and growth of the industry.

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Lightening the Load

Using engineered geofoam for green/planted roofs.

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CFSEI to Host Webinar on Sound Transmissions

The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute will host a webinar on “Sound Transmissions in Cold-Formed Steel Constructions” on December 3.

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New School Building Wins Multiple Design Awards

Buist Academy recently earned an Honor Award from the CEFPI South Carolina Chapter, as well as the Best Design Award for the CEFPI Southeast Region

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Simpson Strong-Tie Recognized for Gender Diversity in Leadership

Simpson Strong-Tie was recognized in the inaugural Watermark Index as paving the way for gender diversity in corporate leadership.

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ROCKFON to Build First North American Manufacturing Facility

This helps the company to meet the growing demand for its stone wool ceiling products.

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Pettibone Extendo 944B Telehandler

The Pettibone Extendo 944B Telehandler comes equipped with industry-leading hydraulics and is designed for efficient operation.

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HD Series Truck Cap

A.R.E. Accessories offers the new HD Series truck cap, a heavy-duty, functional design available for all current model trucks.

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Milan Shingle

The Milan Shingle from McElroy Metal offers a new metal roofing option for homeowners and commercial building owners.

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High Performance LED Drop Light with Pin and Sleeve Plug

Larson Electronics has announced the release of a new explosion proof LED drop light.

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Ceiling Panels Combine High Sound Absorption, Blocking

Armstrong Ceiling Systems

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Tom Mifflin Joins Tubelite as Product Manager

Tubelite Inc. named Tom Mifflin as its product manager supporting its storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems.

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Layered Acoustical Panels

Baresque

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New Nashville Offices Feature Curtainwall Systems

The high-performance curtainwall offers unobstructed views of downtown and supports the energy-efficient building’s LEED Gold certification.

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ROXUL Launches Energy Design Centre

An online portal for architects, designers and building specifiers.

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Weld-Crete Named Certified Green Product Through SGBC

Larsen Products Corp. announced its Weld-Crete concrete bonding agent has been certified under the Singapore Green Building Product labeling scheme.

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Daylighting Offers Holistic Approach for Roofing Contractors

I believe residential roofing contractors have the opportunity to sell their customers products they don’t know that they want.

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SONEX PLANO Absorbers

pinta acoustic

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PCA Announces Organizational Changes in D.C. Office

The Portland Cement Association announced the addition of Rachel Derby to its Washington, D.C. staff.

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NCARB Releases Tool to Help Architect Licensing Candidates

A new tool to assist aspiring architects in transitioning from the current licensing exam to the new version debuting in late 2016 has been unveiled.

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Lexington SC Roofers

When you’re looking for a great roofer in the Lexington SC area, consider our firm — Mays Contracting & Roofing.  We’ve been doing roofing in the Newberry, Lexington, Columbia and Greenville areas for over 30 years.  When you consider finding a roofer in the Lexington SC area, consider these facts:

Experience

Mays is a Class A contractor, fully licensed and insured to handle any size project.  We have been locally owned and operated for over thirty years!  We expect to know our customers for a lifetime.  Our long-term approach to business means our relationship with you will always take priority over short-term profits.  You can trust that we will be here in the future if you run into any problems with your roof

 

Transparency

The average person replaces their roof less than 1.5 times in their lifetime!  With such little exposure to the process it can be stressful to repair or replace your roof.  Our team will guide you through the process and help to relieve any anxieties that you may have.  We focus on real results and plain talk.  You won’t have to guess about cost or results.

 

Perfection
We are obsessed with the details so you do not have to be.  We work on every roof as if it were our own.  The smallest details can greatly influence the lifetime of your roof so we pay close attention to every aspect of our work.  That means we only use the highest quality materials and installation methods to insure the longevity of your new or repaired roof.

So, as you’re considering Roofers in Lexington SC area, we hope you will consider us.  There are several good, and not so good, companies that will seek your business.  In the past 30 years, we’ve seen several come and go.  We want to focus on doing you a great job at a great price.  And, we invite you to compare our prices, services and workmanship with anyone.

Contact us today for a free evaluation of your roof.