Narrow roof panels top mixed-use facility to complement batten board siding

22,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s 10-in. on-center Snap-Clad narrow roofing panels top Oxford Square, a new mixed-use retail and child care center located in the heart of the Baltimore-Washington corridor in Howard County, Maryland. The approachable design, created by JP2 Architects in Towson, Md., includes multiple dormers that give the retail center a friendly, inviting [Read More]

Price increase on steel PAC-CLAD products

Petersen announces a forthcoming price increase on steel. The increase is a result of a combination of factors including overall strength in most of the steel end-use markets. The primary drivers behind the increase are as follows: • Increased prices from our domestic mills due to trade regulation and uncertainty caused by the continuing section [Read More]

Large curved metal walls rejuvenate renovated community center

The renovated McDonald Hughes Community Center in Tuscaloosa sports curved metal walls that are drawing rave reviews from visitors and the public as well.The main entry area to the brick structure is now highlighted with 4,000 sq. ft. of PAC-CLAD Precision Series HWP wall panels.The 22 gauge steel panels were finished in Petersen’s Cool Color [Read More]

Cancer center’s rooftop walkways protected by metal roofs

Covered rooftop walkways topped with Petersen’s Tite-Loc Plus roof panels protect visitors and patients as they navigate their way from building to building at Baptist Health South Florida’s spectacular new Miami Cancer Institute. The 306,000-sq.-ft. facility is a destination cancer center known for its innovation and precision in cancer care, advanced clinical research and exceptional [Read More]

New sloped metal roof rejuvenates student health center

The Student Health Center at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Ala., now has a welcoming new appearance as it serves the University’s 16,000 students. Previously a flat-roofed structure with little aesthetic appeal, the Center now is highlighted with a sloped roof utilizing Petersen’s Snap-Clad Panels. The renovation was undertaken by Thomas Roofing in [Read More]

Simple, modern school design includes plenty of metal walls

After demolishing its original 60-year-old building, the new Monterey High School building in Monterey, Tenn., received the Tennessee School Board Association’s School of the Year Award. The project also was recognized by the AIA East Tennessee Chapter with its Citation Award. The 133,000-sq.-ft. building accommodates grades 7-12 with a core capacity of 800 students. During [Read More]

Huge student center wrapped in ribbed, flat metal wall panels

After years of hosting activities for its youth at off-site locations, the leadership of Long Hollow Baptist in Hendersonville, Tenn., welcomed back its young people to the main campus with a new student center. The mega-church operates five locations around Nashville and the 44,000 sq. ft. student center is part of a three-phase master plan. [Read More]

Home’s contemporary metal exterior redesign saves energy

One would never know that the highly energy-efficient, two-story residence in Wheaton, Ill., was once a modest, inefficient brick-clad ranch. The amazing renovation added 2,200 sq. ft. of living space that integrates with and surrounds the original structure to create a 3,850 sq. ft. contemporary home. The “showcase project” was created by Nabil Boury of [Read More]

Students learn real-world supply chain lessons on field trip to PAC-CLAD facility

A group of high school students experienced real-world applications of supply chain management theories when visiting the Petersen facility in Annapolis Junction, Md., earlier this year. The students from North County High School in Glen Burnie, Md., were exposed to order processing, manufacturing and transportation during their dual-credit college program field trip. The goal of [Read More]

School’s sprawling metal roof protects students, saves money

The new, sprawling 135,000-sq.-ft. Walton Middle School in Defuniak Springs, Fla., not only welcomes its 600-plus students with a great new look, but is built to withstand the challenging hurricane-prone Panhandle environment. Approximately 125,000 sq. ft. of Petersen’s PAC-CLAD 24 gauge Tite-Loc Plus Panels meet code requirements, but even better, they saved significant money versus [Read More]