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Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal fundraises

Kalkreuth Roofing Charities, Johns Manville and ABC Supply present a donation to the Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center.

Kalkreuth Roofing Charities, a charity organization developed by Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal, Wheeling, W.Va., held golf events to raise money for the Easter Seal Rehabilitation Center in Wheeling.

Kalkreuth Roofing Charities held its annual Kalkreuth Amateur Golf Championship at Oglebay Resort’s Speidel Golf Club in Wheeling July 27 and 28. More than 240 golfers attended the premier tournament event. In addition to the weekend tournament, Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal hosted its 5th Annual Kalkreuth Vendor Invitational July 26 to thank the nearly 50 vendor partners who sponsored the Kalkreuth Amateur Golf Championship. The invitational took place at the same golf club and was preceded by a welcome dinner July 25.

Proceeds from the events contribute to the company’s annual donation to the Easter Seal Rehabilitation Center. The center supports children and adults with disabilities and their families. This year, Kalkreuth Roofing Charities donated $31,720 to the organization; the company has donated more than $120,000 to Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center during the past eight years.

Kalkreuth Roofing Charities and two Kalkreuth Amateur Golf Championship co-title sponsors—NRCA members ABC Supply Co. Inc., Beloit, Wis., and Johns Manville, Denver—presented the check to Easter Seals Rehabilitation Center July 25.

Tecta® America acquires two companies

Tecta America, Rosemont, Ill., has acquired ABC Roofing, a commercial roofing company in Clackamas, Ore., and Chris Andersen Roofing and Erecting Co. Inc., a Hopelawn, N.J.-based commercial roofing company.

ABC Roofing is a family-run business that has served customers in Arizona, Oregon and Washington since 1951. The company now will operate as ABC Roofing, A Tecta America Company LLC. Chris Andersen Roofing and Erecting was established in 1906. The company now will operate as Chris Andersen Roofing, A Tecta America Company.

Distributor news

ABC Supply opens branches

ABC Supply Co. Inc., Beloit, Wis., has opened two branches in Stockton, Calif., and Boise, Idaho.

The Stockton branch is ABC Supply’s 44th location in California, and the Boise branch is the company’s third location in Idaho. Both branches offer steep- and low-slope roofing materials, accessories and other exterior building products to local contractors.

Other news

SPRI appoints technical director


SPRI has announced its board of directors appointed Randall E. Ober to replace outgoing Technical Director Mike Ennis, who is retiring.

Ober has more than 35 years of commercial roofing experience and expertise regarding the development of new roof systems, acquisition of code approvals and product promotion. He served the industry in several senior positions at Carlisle SynTec Systems, Carlisle, Pa., before opening his own consulting company, Mr. HeatWeld Roof Consulting Services LLC, Reading, Pa., in 2016. Ober also is a past recipient of the ASTM Award of Merit and Distinguished Leadership Award.

During the coming months, Ennis will work closely with Ober to ensure a smooth transition. Ennis has served as SPRI’s technical director since 2007.

The industry online

Mule-Hide® Products Co. Inc. has released 26 new training videos that demonstrate correct TPO membrane roof system installations, maintenance and repairs. The video library is available at

RoofConnect has launched its updated website, The website features a modern design and improved functionality allowing visitors to easily navigate the website and locate information about RoofConnect’s services.

Up the ladder

ABC Supply has promoted 30 branch managers to managing partners. A list of the new branch managers is available at

Atlas® Roofing Corp. has named Stanley Bastek national sales director for the shingles & underlayments division and Tracy Cook director of marketing for the shingles & underlayments division and roof & wall insulation division.

Columbia Roofing & Sheet Metal has named Michael Sheets general manager and chief financial officer.

Manufacturer news

Daltile® roofing tile receives recognition

Daltile, Dallas, has announced its Perennial Porcelain Roofing Tile was recognized as one of This Old House magazine’s Top 20 Building Materials of the Year.

After conducting product research and testing and reviewing input from industry professionals, This Old House compiled a list of game-changing products for construction and remodeling projects. Recognized for its beauty, durability and affordability, Daltile’s Perennial Porcelain Roofing Tile was ranked No. 1 on the list.

This Old House’s Top 20 Building Materials of the Year were revealed in the July/August issue of the magazine. The complete list is available at



Future Executives Institute—Class 9

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NRLRC’s 40th Annual Seminar

National Roofing Legal Resource Center
New York
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CERTA Train-the-trainer Authorization

Elgin, Ill.
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Metal Construction Association Pittsburgh
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NRCA's Qualified Trainer Conference

Hayword, Calif.
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IIBEC Building Enclosure Symposium

International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants
Louisville, Ky.
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NRCA's Qualified Trainer Conference

Charlotte, N.C.
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NRCA's Fall Committee Meetings

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NRCA new members

Affordable One Home Services, Richmond, Texas
All Things New Roofing & Restoration, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Alto Vista Roofing, Dallas
BBLM Architects, Philadelphia
Brian Boatright Architect Inc., Orange Park, Fla.
Crown Roofing, Raleigh, N.C.
Delta Claims Inc., Memphis, Tenn.
DeSimone Consulting Engineers, New York
Detec Systems LLC, Bellingham, Wash.
Element Roofing of NWA, Fayetteville, Ark.
Engineering Testing Design and Corp., Maitland, Fla.
Florida Southern Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc., Sarasota, Fla.
Garon Roofing & Sheet Metal Inc., Vancouver, Wash.
Globus Management Group, Garland, Texas
Heintzelman Construction & Roofing LLC, Oklahoma City
JDM Roofing & Construction LLC, Van, Texas
JWR Consultants, Denver
M.R. Prestige Restoration Services LLC, Farmington, Mo.
Marco Industries, Tulsa, Okla.
Napier Roofing, Bushnell, Ill.
Pizano Construction & More, Oklahoma City
Priority Roofing, Dallas
Radium Architecture, Greenville, S.C.
Resolute Roofing Inc., The Woodlands, Texas
Roof Services LLC, Albany, Ga.
Sunwest Roofing LLC, Albuquerque, N.M.
Tech Corp. LLC, Westlake, Ohio
The Roof Masters, San Marcos, Calif.
Tri State Exterior Design, Aberdeen, Md.
Valerio Construction and Roofing Ltd., Colorado Springs, Colo.
Vincent Jones Roofing, Jacksonville, Fla.
VIP Roofing, Midlothian, Texas
WM Commercial Roofing LLC, Dundee, Ohio


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