Roof Products & Systems has added manufacturing capabilities in Huntsville, Ala. The new facility joins existing facilities in Bensenville, Ill., and Sanger, Calif.
Steimle, vice president of Hart & Cooley Inc.’s Commercial Products Group,
attributes the manufacturing growth to a growing realization by contractors
that using RPS pre-manufactured roof curbs drastically reduces the expensive
field labor required to assemble the typical “knocked-down” curbs with all of
the internal bracing and duct hangers required, level them to suit the deck
slope, and then insulate the perimeter.
RPS officials said
it can manufacture fully insulated curbs with all reinforcement and duct
hangers installed and pitched to suit the project deck slope in only two to
Roof Products & Systems is part of Hart &
Cooley Inc.’s Commercial Products Group. The division has its headquarters in
Bensenville, Ill., with operations across the country.