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GPRS Acquires TruePoint Laser Scanning

TOLEDO, Ohio -- Ground Penetrating Radar Systems, LLC (GPRS) has acquired TruePoint Laser Scanning, LLC. TruePoint Laser Scanning is a leading provider of 3D laser scanning services to the architecture, engineering, and construction industry.

"We're very excited about this acquisition," said Jason Schaff, Senior Vice President of Customer Service at GPRS. "The new partnership with TruePoint allows us to serve customers both in subsurface locating and above-ground mapping."

Ryan Hacker, President of TruePoint Laser Scanning, added, "GPRS is the leading service provider in the subsurface damage prevention industry. We're excited to join them in their mission and add our capabilities to their expanding vision."

TruePoint provides as-built surveys, 2D CAD drawings, and 3D BIM models for buildings, plants, facilities, and sites. Their services help expedite design planning, prefabrication, asset management, and facility modifications.

"This TruePoint Laser Scanning acquisition is a big step for GPRS," said Matt Aston, President of GPRS. The acquisition of TruePoint indicates a new step toward above-ground mapping services. "TruePoint Laser Scanning is an excellent company with impressive laser scanning capabilities. Our goal is to work more closely with their management team and fully utilize their services to serve our clients' needs better."

As GPRS approaches the launch of their newest offering, SiteMap, this acquisition indicates their future as a robust service provider, both for above-ground and belowground mapping and safety services.

About GPRS:

GPRS, headquartered in Toledo, Ohio, provides private utility locating and concrete scanning services to utilities, contractors, engineering firms, and environmental consultants in every major market in the United States. To learn more, visit https://www.gp-radar.com/.

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KPost Roofing & Waterproofing Receives National Excellence in Construction Award from Associated Builders and Contractors for Globe Life Field

DALLAS, Texas -- KPost Roofing & Waterproofing today announced work on the Globe Life Field in Arlington, TX, has earned a national Excellence in Construction® Pyramid Award, presented during ABC's Convention 2022 in San Antonio, on March 16. The EIC awards are the construction industry's leading national competition that honors general and specialty contractors for world-class, safe and innovative construction projects from across the nation.

"We could not be prouder of the KPost men and women who safely and successfully completed this iconic project, Globe Life Field!" stated Steve Little, President of KPost Roofing & Waterproofing. "This was a more complex project with a shorter timeframe than the Dallas Cowboys AT&T Stadium, yet we completed it on time and within budget for our clients Manhattan Construction, Texas Rangers, and the City of Arlington."

Globe Life Field, home of the Texas Rangers, has one of the world's largest retractable roofs. Foreman Thomas Williams led a crew of 80 from January 2019 to May 2020. KPost's complex scope of work included installing approximately 450,000 square feet of Carlisle's single-ply KEE PVC, a fleece-backed membrane for hail damage protection, and Liquiseal in gray to waterproof the steel structures penetrating the roof.

"For years, ABC has been honored to award outstanding construction projects like the Globe Life Field by KPost," said 2022 National Chair of the ABC Board of Directors Stephanie Schmidt, president, Poole Anderson Construction, State College, Pennsylvania. "Through hard work on this project, KPost shows the value of teamwork, overcoming challenges and creativity on the jobsite."

The EIC award honors all construction team members, including the contractor, owner, architect and engineer. The winning projects are judged on complexity, attractiveness, unique challenges overcome, completion time, workmanship, innovation and safety.

A panel of industry experts served as the competition's judges. This year's judges included representatives from the Smithsonian Facilities Construction Division, Construction Management Association of America, Engineering News-Record, Design-Build Institute of America, University Research Institute and various construction-related firms nationwide.

A full list of EIC winners is available on ABC's website.

About KPost:

KPost Roofing & Waterproofing, a 400+ employee company, is the official Roofing & Waterproofing Partner of the Dallas Cowboys. They have been protecting roofs in the DFW Metroplex for over 18 years, providing you Safety, Quality, and Value with each roof installation or repair. To learn more about KPost Roofing & Waterproofing, go to https://kpostcompany.com/.

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Kelly Roofing Celebrates 50 Years of Helping Florida Roof Owners

NAPLES, Fla. -- Kelly Roofing, an award-winning roofing company, celebrates their 50th anniversary on June 13, 2022. The company was founded by Joe Kelly, Sr., in 1972 and is now run by his son, Ken Kelly. For decades, Kelly Roofing has helped Florida homeowners extend the lifespan of their roofs, and they plan to expand geographically in the coming years.

"When my father started the business, he was a journeyman roofer and painter," Ken explains. "Collier County started requiring licensure, and he had to choose between painting and roofing. He chose roofing." Ken didn't know it at the time, but this decision would shape his future. When his father was injured in 1993, Ken took over the business at the age of 17 (learn more at https://www.kellyroofing.com/blog/historic-50-years-and-future).

As President of Kelly Roofing, Ken has always recognized the value of proper roof installation and maintenance. The company's slogan is "Never Have to Worry About Your Roof Again." Due to poor installation practices and harsh weather, many Florida roofs are failing prematurely. Kelly's services have allowed many customers to double the life of their roofs. Many never have to replace their roofs again in their lifetimes.

What Kelly Roofing does, works. Ken Kelly believes the company has a winning model with great people, systems and products. He does, however, plan to expand the business into new markets in the coming years. Kelly is excited to help even more residents worry less about their roofs.

This year also brought another exciting change for Kelly Roofing. Ken's son recently joined the business. "I'm proud that we are now a three-generation roofing business," says Ken. "As a family, roofing has been our passion for the last 50 years, and we plan to keep it that way for at least 50 more." Plans for an anniversary celebration are underway. Those who wish to learn more can contact Kelly Roofing at 239-228-3276.

About Kelly:

Kelly Roofing is America's Roofing Contractor of the Year, serving the Florida market since 1972. They are family-owned and have helped over 60,000 roof owners save money and live a worry-free life. Kelly Roofing understands how to eliminate the stress of unexpected roof costs. All Kelly Roofing employees live by the core values of Care, Communicate and Consistency, allowing them to provide outstanding workmanship using the most advanced methods.

To learn more about Kelly Roofing, go to https://www.kellyroofing.com/.

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Vandalia Rental Grand Opening of Columbus, Ohio Location

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Vandalia Rental, a construction equipment rental company, held a Grand Opening event on May 19, 2022, at their new location at 2265 North Wilson Road in Columbus, Ohio. The event included a ribbon-cutting ceremony, a team meet-and-greet, food, beverages, equipment demonstrations, and gift basket raffles.

Vandalia Rental is the premier equipment rental solutions provider offering construction equipment and services to contractors, industrial, and municipal clients. Renting equipment reduces cost and eliminates the need for storage and maintenance.

A large group of contractors and government officials attended the grand opening of Vandalia Rental's newest branch. Ohio House of Representatives Minority Leader Allison Russo of the 24th District aided the Vandalia Rental team with the ribbon-cutting event.

"We are excited to be here in Columbus, with a terrific location in Central Ohio to provide equipment solutions and be a part of the community," shared Jimmy Hassan, Director of Sales for Vandalia Rental.

"As you can see, our reputation has created a bustling operation and for us to support many of Columbus' largest construction projects."

Russo took the opportunity to share a proclamation from the Statehouse with third-generation owner of Vandalia Rental, Kurt Barney.

"It's the ideal location to conveniently serve the equipment rental needs of contractors and industrial clients in Central Ohio," said Kurt Barney, President of Vandalia Rental.

"Vandalia Rental prides itself on personalized service. We are anxious to provide our exceptional service to the Columbus area community and allow customers to experience rental 'The Way It Should Be.'"

Focusing on the general construction contractor community in Columbus, Vandalia Rental will support their equipment rental needs with boom lifts, backhoes, air compressors, forklifts, track loaders, excavators, generators, scissor lifts, and many more items.

The Columbus location is open from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information or to inquire about opening an account with Vandalia Rental, they can be reached at https://vandaliarental.com/ or at 614-350-7777 during business hours.

About Vandalia Rental:

Vandalia Rental has served the Greater Dayton, Greater Columbus, and Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky markets since 1961. Vandalia Rental's seven locations proudly service construction rental partners ranging from small businesses to large publicly traded corporations, government agencies, and municipalities throughout the Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky regions.

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Commercial and Industrial Lighting Industry Leader, Convergence, Introduces Tech Consulting Division to Educate Luxury Homeowners

NORTH KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Convergence Partners, Inc., a leader in the commercial and industrial lighting industry, introduces technology consulting division to bridge the knowledge gap for luxury homeowners. "Luxury homeowners are looking for a resource to learn about the technology solutions currently available for connected homes, said Matt Selecman, General Manager of Bespoke. "People know the types of features they want in their luxury homes, but typically don't know what's available or what's best for their lifestyle," Selecman continued."

"Bespoke is a unique partner and has a combination of both design experience and the engineering support we need to execute a very complicated project," said Doug Dushan, Business Development Manager for Denizen.

The Bespoke team consists of highly-experienced individuals with decades of experience in the luxury residential market including electrical, interior design, lighting, controls, automation, dedicated home theaters, ​and automated window treatments.

"We're very happy to partner with Bespoke because they're committed to bringing our residential innovations to the design community, to our dealers, and installers," said Michael Smith, Vice President of Lutron Electronics. "The Bespoke team is capable of winning the great opportunities we now have for Connected Home Solutions," Smith continued.

"Up-to-date information about incorporating technology into homes for the luxury-connected experiences essential for unique lifestyles is a great deal to ask of interior designers, architects, and home builders," said Erin Mankameyer, Owner of Groover Interior Design in Leawood, Kansas.

"Working with Bespoke is the best way to guarantee the experience will be flawless and that our clients are going to have a great outcome in their luxury homes," said Alex Capecelatro, CEO of Massachusetts-based, Josh A.I.

Learn more about Bespoke: https://bespoke.fyi/

About Convergence Partners, Inc.:

Incorporated in 2014, Convergence represents quality manufacturers and provides service solutions within four focused divisions. Convergence has a family-first culture built on ethical business practices that foster long-term relationships. Based in North Kansas City, Missouri, Convergence covers Western Missouri and all of Kansas via its regional offices in Springfield, Missouri, and Wichita, Kansas. In 2021, Convergence expanded its lighting business by adding a regional office in St. Louis, Missouri. The luxury residential division of Convergence originally formed in 2019 was introduced as Bespoke in 2022, and services Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas. More information: https://convergerep.com/.

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Fence Factory Rentals is San Luis Obispo County’s Top Choice for Construction Restrooms and Temporary Fencing

ATASCADERO, Calif. -- Construction professionals in Atascadero and throughout San Luis Obispo County know that Fence Factory Rentals is the best option for industry-leading portable restrooms, hand wash stations, and temporary fencing. In fact, those traveling across the area are sure to spot the company's signature yellow restrooms and signage.

Since first opening their doors in 1999, Fence Factory Rentals' Atascadero location has been fully committed to helping customers obtain top-quality restrooms and temp fences to meet their specific job site requirements. Always striving to provide a superior level of service and unmatched overall value, their highly skilled and knowledgeable staff is here to offer a pleasant and stress-free rental experience from beginning to end.

With more than 50 years of combined industry experience between Branch Manager Brent Benado, Operations Manager Dean Carson, and the rest of the dedicated team, Fence Factory Rentals has what it takes to successfully handle customer needs in a comprehensive yet timely manner.

Over the years, Fence Factory Rentals has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of customers, from large construction companies to independent contractors, landscapers, and homeowners. The company understands that customer needs can vary greatly depending on project scope, number of workers, site layout, and other logistical considerations. That is why they maintain a diverse selection of premium rental products that accommodate construction sites whether simple or complex in nature.

Discussing some of their more recent projects, Benado noted that "We were happy to provide temporary fencing and portable restrooms for the new shopping center in Santa Maria, which includes an Aldi Supermarket and Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers."

Speaking about the gratification that their work continually provides, Benado added "We are also very proud to have provided temporary fencing for San Luis Obispo High School's new stadium as well as the Alex G. Spanos Stadium at Cal Poly. It is very rewarding to be a part of such amazing projects that help our Central Coast communities continue to grow and thrive."

About Fence Factory Rentals:

Fence Factory Rentals has also become synonymous with quality, efficiency, and reliability. All rentals, whether restrooms, fencing, or hand wash stations, are carefully inspected prior to being delivered at their specified locations. Additionally, all restrooms are thoroughly sanitized to help ensure that site employees have clean and comfortable restrooms to use as they work throughout the day. Their team makes it a point to consistently dispatch rentals on time, and is known for promptly handling set up, restroom servicing, and take down. They endeavor each day to earn customer trust while exceeding their expectations.

For those in need of construction restrooms and fencing for job sites in and around Atascadero, Fence Factory Rentals would welcome the chance to illustrate why they remain local industry leaders.

Fence Factory Rentals - Atascadero is located at 2650 El Camino Real, and can be reached at (805) 591-8074.

For more information, please contact the business or visit https://www.fencefactoryrentals.com/.

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Fence Factory Rentals is San Luis Obispo County’s Top Choice for Construction Restrooms and Temporary Fencing

ATASCADERO, Calif. -- Construction professionals in Atascadero and throughout San Luis Obispo County know that Fence Factory Rentals is the best option for industry-leading portable restrooms, hand wash stations, and temporary fencing. In fact, those traveling across the area are sure to spot the company's signature yellow restrooms and signage.

Since first opening their doors in 1999, Fence Factory Rentals' Atascadero location has been fully committed to helping customers obtain top-quality restrooms and temp fences to meet their specific job site requirements. Always striving to provide a superior level of service and unmatched overall value, their highly skilled and knowledgeable staff is here to offer a pleasant and stress-free rental experience from beginning to end.

With more than 50 years of combined industry experience between Branch Manager Brent Benado, Operations Manager Dean Carson, and the rest of the dedicated team, Fence Factory Rentals has what it takes to successfully handle customer needs in a comprehensive yet timely manner.

Over the years, Fence Factory Rentals has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of customers, from large construction companies to independent contractors, landscapers, and homeowners. The company understands that customer needs can vary greatly depending on project scope, number of workers, site layout, and other logistical considerations. That is why they maintain a diverse selection of premium rental products that accommodate construction sites whether simple or complex in nature.

Discussing some of their more recent projects, Benado noted that "We were happy to provide temporary fencing and portable restrooms for the new shopping center in Santa Maria, which includes an Aldi Supermarket and Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers."

Speaking about the gratification that their work continually provides, Benado added "We are also very proud to have provided temporary fencing for San Luis Obispo High School's new stadium as well as the Alex G. Spanos Stadium at Cal Poly. It is very rewarding to be a part of such amazing projects that help our Central Coast communities continue to grow and thrive."

About Fence Factory Rentals:

Fence Factory Rentals has also become synonymous with quality, efficiency, and reliability. All rentals, whether restrooms, fencing, or hand wash stations, are carefully inspected prior to being delivered at their specified locations. Additionally, all restrooms are thoroughly sanitized to help ensure that site employees have clean and comfortable restrooms to use as they work throughout the day. Their team makes it a point to consistently dispatch rentals on time, and is known for promptly handling set up, restroom servicing, and take down. They endeavor each day to earn customer trust while exceeding their expectations.

For those in need of construction restrooms and fencing for job sites in and around Atascadero, Fence Factory Rentals would welcome the chance to illustrate why they remain local industry leaders.

Fence Factory Rentals - Atascadero is located at 2650 El Camino Real, and can be reached at (805) 591-8074.

For more information, please contact the business or visit https://www.fencefactoryrentals.com/.

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Reliant Roofing Now Partnering with Tesla Solar Roof

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Reliant Roofing is honored to announce its certification as one of America's authorized installers of Tesla Solar Roof. Working closely with Tesla, Reliant now offers their clients throughout Northeast Florida a modern and beautiful roof that also provides efficient, independent and clean energy solar power!

"Tesla's mission to 'Accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy' is something we're really excited to be a part of and assist in achieving," said Cameron Shouppe, President of Reliant Roofing. "Florida is the Sunshine State! The amount of solar power available to be used is so abundant. In our state alone, we could potentially provide clean energy to the entire world if solar power was arranged and distributed properly."

Residents across Northeast Florida can now have clean energy and a beautiful roof with Tesla Solar Roof installed by Reliant Roofing's expert technicians. Reliant clients will enjoy the benefits of swift, detailed design work, quality installation and energy savings from Tesla Solar Roof. Tesla Solar Roof is three times stronger than traditional tile and is protected by an excellent 25-year warranty.

Reliant can survey a client's house, create a custom designed Tesla Solar Roof system, offer numerous options via the Tesla Decider, at https://www.reliantroofing.com/Solar-Decider/, and then install their brand new Tesla Solar Roof. The Tesla Decider tool helps customers in selecting components, get a cost estimate and schedule a customized consultation with a Reliant expert.

The Tesla Powerwall greatly adds to the value and saving power of Tesla Solar Roof. Powerwall is a home backup battery that stores converted energy from the Tesla Solar Roof. Living in Florida comes with risks of heavy storms. If a power outage occurs due to a hurricane or severe storm or it's night time, the Tesla Solar Roof power is stored in the Tesla Powerwall. The majority of backup generators take up to 10 minutes to produce electricity, but the Tesla Powerwall begins almost instantly. Reliant clients can have their own energy independence and never worry about an outage again!

"Tesla Solar Roof and Powerwall are great investments! Our clients now have the opportunity to be a part of our planet's transition to sustainable, clean energy," said Shouppe, "while increasing their home value."

This exciting partnership between Tesla and Reliant Roofing now allows residents in Northeast Florida to benefit from this innovative and efficient technology.

About Reliant:

Reliant is located in Jacksonville, Florida, and has been family owned and operated since 2015. Reliant is a member in good standing with the Better Business Bureau and a member of the National Roofing Contractors Association. Reliant provides services in several counties in and around Northeast Florida, including; Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau, St Johns, Flagler and Volusia.

To learn more about Reliant Roofing, go to https://www.reliantroofing.com/

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Building License #: CGC1527996

Solar License #: CVC57079

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Fontana Paper Mills Adds a New Product to The Family

FONTANA, Calif. -- Fontana Paper Mills is proud to announce a new 6% + SBS modified multipurpose underlayment, otherwise known as M40. It has an organic core with a 6% + SBS modified asphalt coating and Fontana's familiar high grip surface.

M40 is similar to our G40 but has the advantage of availability, price, enhanced flexibility while preserving the weather-ability, and extended life of a modified asphalt. M40 carries the Fontana Premium Leak warranty when applied in accordance with the enhanced provisions of the TRI moderate climate specifications by a TRI certified roofing contractor.

"M40 is a special product because Fontana is able to control the quality of the asphalt viscosity and the melting point. By controlling all aspects of M40's manufacturing process M40 is more flexible. A more flexible product makes the roofers job easier. Roofers have found they have less product break while installing M40 and it does cold bends very well," stated George Thagard, President of Fontana Paper Mills.

"M40 also has increased longevity because it is not as sensitive to UV as other underlayments are; thus it doesn't break down as quickly. M40 also has superior nail sealing ability which will decrease the risk of roof leakage due to installation."

M40 is also a more affordable product. Fontana, as a manufacturer, is able to keep the costs low while maintaining their high quality underlayment standards, which makes the product more affordable for the roofer.

About Fontana Paper Mills:

Fontana Paper Mills is a roofing underlayment manufacturing plant located on 15 acres in Fontana, California. It was started by George Thagard III, Jeff Thagard and Ray Thagard Jr. in 1987. Fontana produces well known products such as Vulca Seal G40, Vulca Seal Organic base 40#, 30# and many others. Their newest member of the product family is Vulca Seal M40.

To learn more, visit their website at https://www.fontanaroof.com/.

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ACLENet and Government of Uganda Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to Further ‘Building Lightning Safe Communities’ Effort

CHICAGO, Ill. -- An important milestone for promoting lightning safety across Africa occurred with the February 2022 signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the US and Uganda-based African Centers for Lightning and Electromagnetics Network (ACLENet) and the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) of Uganda. This MoU was piloted and promoted by the Ministry of Relief, Disaster Preparedness, and Refugees (MoRDP'R) within the Prime Minister's Office.

"My Ministry is working with ACLENet on the scientific aspects of disaster preparedness," said Hilary Onek, the Hon Minister for Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees. "It is the hope of parties involved in this partnership to make this optimism a reality," Onek explained during a Public Service Announcement (PSA), an integral part of engagements leading to the signing of the MoU that was broadcast during the 2021 holiday season in both English and Luganda, the primary indigenous language in Uganda.

The MoU is an important milestone for ACLENet, as it is expected to provide instrumental framework for: 1) A national mandate to plan, promote, and advocate for lightning safety across Uganda; 2) Introduction of scientific principles of lightning safety for people, property, and places according to globally recognized lightning protection system (LPS) safety standard provisions of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).

"This partnership is expected to further ACLENet's goals of saving lives and property across Africa," said Dr. Mary Ann Cooper, Managing Director of ACLENet.

Data sets and information packages are being prepared for the Hon. Minister for onward submission to appropriate units within the Government of Uganda and general public and include priorities outlined in The United Nation's Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 as well as a database on lightning injuries.

"Specifically, ACLENet plans to expand the work piloted with programs and interventions over the last seven years and in partnership with the National Emergency Coordination and Operations Centre (NECOC), a specialized department of MoRDP'R," explained Dr. Cooper. "Together, we aim to advance the 'building lightning safe communities' effort by reducing the number of deaths, injuries, and property damage from lightning."

Here in the U.S., the International Code Council (I.C.C.) is celebrating its 42nd annual Building Safety Month campaign with the theme "Safety for All: Building Codes in Action," to raise awareness about the importance of building codes in ensuring safety in spaces in which we live work and learn.

"Building Safety Month focuses on issues that impact our everyday lives: building safety, energy, water and disasters-factors of constant concern for homes, schools, businesses and communities," said Code Council Chief Executive Officer Dominic Sims, CBO.

Learn more: https://aclenet.org/how-to-help/overview.html

About ACLENet:

ACLENet, a nonprofit organization incorporated in both the US and Uganda, seeks funding and volunteers to help reduce injuries, save lives, and decrease crippling infrastructure damage from lightning in Africa. Visit https://aclenet.org/ to learn how you can support the effort.

ACLENet uses lightning protection, public, primary, and secondary education, and research to interface with African governments and protect communities from the lightning threat.

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