Category Archives: Take ME With You!

Happiest Cities and Regions in the USA

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We happen to have stumbled across this great graphic yesterday that identifies the unhappiest cities in the U.S.  The good news is it appears Denver falls within a happy area, the bad news is the METALCON team lives in one of the unhappy regions. We are still happy Continue reading

METALCON Hustle and Bustle

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That’s right we are working hard at the METALCON office to provide you with the most amazing trade show experience you’ll ever go to. However, in order  Continue reading

#ThrowbackThursdays

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Yes going to try to do another one today and in the spirit of July 4th let’s talk about our friend “ME.” Me was born back in 2013 and has grown up quickly to travel the world. Take a look at the photos through the years  Continue reading

New Features Coming

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I’ve been thinking about some new features for the blog and will begin using some of the ideas I have come with in the next week. I’d also like to open this up to anyone that  Continue reading

100th Blog Post

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I realized that our blog has officially hit 100 posts so we’ve decided we should celebrate the fact that we have reached that impressive number! We always welcome contributions to the Continue reading

Rumblings from Contractors not Using Metal

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Yesterday was day 1 of the Western Roofing Expo and we talked to quite a few people yesterday. One conversation really struck me more than any other I had yesterday. I was speaking with a gentleman from San Diego who is a  Continue reading

Come see us at the Western Roofing Expo in Booth 141

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METALCON will be exhibiting at the Western Roofing Expo June 8-11th. Known for bringing all of the elements of the roofing industry together, the Western Roofing Expo focuses on the western region of the United States and the specific needs that roofing and waterproofing contractors face in these areas. Join us in booth 141 for a chance to win Continue reading

Many Failures Involving Metal Building Systems and Metal Roofs

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So here we have an interesting photo of a bridge that looks like a wreck. Anyhow, we see that there is concrete degradation, metal corrosion, fatigue and fracture with this bridge. So what leads to this Continue reading

Join us June 8-11 in Las Vegas

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If you haven’t signed up to attend the Western Roofing Expo that is being held at the Paris in Las Vegas June 8-11th, then what are you waiting for? METALCON is happy to support the Western States Roofing Contractors Association each year. The number one reason you should attend is obviously because  Continue reading

Magnificent Metal Mondays

OrienteSo with a new blog begins a new tradition. Each Monday we will feature a magnificent metal structure that is impressive. To promote this activity we encourage you to use the #magnificentmetalmondays and tweet us @METALCON2014. For today’s feature we travel to Europe, yes the same ones some of us may have thought were being a bit arrogant from today’s earlier post. This structure Continue reading