Florida group’s recruitment award goes to Sal Delfino of Petersen Aluminum

Elk Grove Village, Ill. (Sept. 3, 2015) – The Florida Roofing and Sheet Metal Contractors Association in July bestowed its Charlie Raymond Membership Award on Sal Delfino, technical manager, Petersen Aluminum Corp. The award is given annually to the association member who has recruited the most members during a calendar year. The award was presented [Read More]

Design files for metal roof, wall panels available on three major online platforms

Architects and designers now have multiple options for digitally locating and specifying Petersen Aluminum products during the design phase of any project. The manufacturer of metal roof and wall panels now has its library of BIM, CAD and installation drawings available on design platforms including Autodesk Seek, Arcat and Sweets. Most recently, Petersen Aluminum has [Read More]

Metal roof panels used as wall panels on Texas dental building

The new home of Amarillo Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Center in Amarillo, Texas, sports a creative design that appeals to patients as well as anyone who drives by. Created by Playa Design Studio, also in Amarillo, the structure features two overhanging canopy “wings” at diagonal corners of the dental office building that mark the entrances [Read More]

School board building’s roof reflects kite-flying history of its location

  The new home for the Homewood Board of Education Central Office in Alabama is a 14,500 sq. ft. modern structure which represents the first phase of a long-term plan to develop a 24 acre site in a suburb of Birmingham. The contemporary structure was designed by Williams Blackstock Architects, Birmingham. “The roof design was [Read More]

Weather-tight roof protects modern Florida fire station

The new Cape Canaveral Fire and Rescue facility in Florida is a far cry from the previous station that was built by volunteers in 1962, which had become outdated and inefficient. The new, modern station is now home to 15 volunteers and 35 paid personnel, and is designed to effectively serve the City of Cape [Read More]

Award-winning restaurant chain chooses PAC-CLAD roof

  Nation’s Restaurant News has chosen PDQ Restaurants as one of five emerging foodservice brands to receive its 2014 Hot Concepts Award. PDQ, which stands for People Dedicated to Quality, is a fast casual restaurant known for hand-breaded chicken tenders and other fresh menu items. Former Outback Steakhouse co-founder Bob Basham is a principal owner. [Read More]

Perforated metal panels beautifully accent Orlando parking structure

   A beautiful new multi-story parking structure has risen alongside Orlando’s latest attraction, an 18-story, 400-feet-tall Ferris wheel that will provide views of other attractions like Universal Studios, SeaWorld and Epcot Center. The upper levels of the parking deck sport nearly 5,000 sq. ft. of Petersen Aluminum’s perforated 7.2 Rib Panel in an enclosure and [Read More]

Petersen Aluminum sponsors AIA Chicago design awards night

Hundreds of architects, contractors and manufacturers filled the spacious Architectural Artifacts gallery in Chicago in May for the AIA Chicago’s Small Project Awards night. Petersen Aluminum was proud to be a lead sponsor of the event. Projects entered in the competition were displayed on boards hung throughout the space for Chicago construction professionals to browse [Read More]

UNIQUELY TAPERED PANELS CREATE DISTINCTIVE ROOF FOR BEACHFRONT RESIDENCE

  A very private beachfront residence in Gulf County, Florida, “became one of the more challenging jobs we’ve done in 2014 due to the layout and complexity of the tapered roof panels,” according to Dave Landis, Petersen Aluminum’s architectural/technical sales manager. Landis is based out of the company’s Acworth, Georgia plant and assisted the roofing [Read More]

Benchmarking our impact on the environment

At Petersen Aluminum we are celebrating our 50th year in business, and are looking forward to exhibiting at the upcoming AIA Expo in Atlanta, which is the home of our southeast regional manufacturing plant. We look forward to welcoming y’all to our booth number 1247. In our booth we will be distributing our new Environmental [Read More]