Standing Seam Metal Roofing

When it comes to roofing, there is one design that is architecturally sound but also aesthetically pleasing. There is a new partnership with MBCI and Exceptional Metals that is doing great things for the roofing industry. They are now working to offer standing seam metal roofing at affordable costs.

SAGINAW, Mich. – As part of its commitment to serving its customers and offering a variety of roofing solutions, EXCEPTIONAL Metals has announced that it has partnered with MBCI to offer standing seam metal roofing.

MBCI is known for making quality metal products along with offering superior service and competitive pricing. Together, EXCEPTIONAL Metals and MBCI have more than 50 years combined experience. Both companies are known for quality, innovation and offering best-in-class warranties.

“We are excited about this partnership with MBCI,” said Mike Gwizdala, senior product manager for EXCEPTIONAL Metals and Duro-Last. “Their expertise in standing seam roofing combined with EXCEPTIONAL Metals’ knowledge of roof accessories and edge details will make for a robust program.”

“We’re extremely excited about this opportunity to welcome Exceptional Metals and its customers into the MBCI family,” said Bill Coleman, MBCI president. “Duro-Last is a reputable company with an experienced contractor network, and it’s a great partnership that will help grow the industry as well as enhance the businesses of their dealers.”

The standing seam roofing systems offered in this program are designed to be some of the most durable and weather-tight roof systems available in the industry and also offer the aesthetics architects and building owners are looking for. Offerings include vertical leg structural standing seam metal roof systems; trapezoidal standing seam metal roof systems; soffits; concealed fastening systems; and exposed fastening systems.

With MBCI’s 15 manufacturing facilities across the United States, the EXCEPTIONAL Metals by MBCI standing seam collection is easily accessible nationwide.

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Safety Mergers in the Industry

Traumatic brain injury is unfortunately an all too common thing especially in the construction and roofing industries. Capital Safety is a huge safety firm that designs safer equipment to prevent falling objects and other hazards in the field. Here is an article about their recent acquisition of another large safety company, called Python Safety.

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – Capital Safety has announced that it has acquired Python Safety Inc., a Woodstock, Ga.-based company that is a leading provider of dropped-object prevention solutions for tools and equipment.

“We are very excited to have Python Safety become part of Capital Safety. This acquisition is a natural extension for us and in line with our continued commitment to bringing workers home safely,” said Stephen Oswald, CEO, Capital Safety. “Struck by falling objects is a leading cause of injury for workers, and Python Safety’s portfolio of products are designed to prevent tools and equipment from falling. This deal enables us to bring a broader range of solutions to our customer base and helps them keep their employees safe.”

Mark Caldwell, CEO of Python Safety, added, “We are delighted to join Capital Safety.As a combined organization, we will be able to leverage Capital Safety’s global organization and distribution channels with our core strength in drop prevention to broaden our reach and bring even more innovative solutions to a larger customer base. It will also allow us a better opportunity to expand the definition of fall protection to include tools and equipment.”

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