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It’s Official. AGWAY’s 2017 Photo Contest is Now Open.

Your project could be a winner in more ways than one. 

Send us photographs of your project and not only will your project be listed and displayed on our new photo gallery, there is also the potential that your project may be selected for an in-depth Project Profile overview to be published on our website.

Should your project be selected as one of the three best projects in one of the three categories identified, you could win an Apple iPad or gift certificate.

Oakville Plant Expands AGWAY Production Capacity

The new Oakville plant is fully operational, the increased footprint of Agway’s overall plant and production facilities now exceeds 300,000 square feet.

2016 AGWAY Photo Contest a Tremendous Success!

Our hearty congratulations to all winners! The overall response to our 2016 contest was terrific!

Corporate Video - Take a Look Inside Agway

Ever wonder what you don’t know about AGWAY Metals? There’s a lot more to AGWAY than the products they manufacture and services they offer. 

Inside AGWAY, our new corporate online video, was developed and produced to provide a look inside Agway Metals: our products and services but more importantly, who we are. 

Find out what you don’t know about Agway Metals, check out our new Corporate video.

Agway’s New Photo Gallery Makes It Easy to Find Exactly What You’re Looking For in a Snap

With Agway’s new photo gallery, you’re in charge! Now, it’s fast and easy to find the pictures you want. Access our complete photo library and search for a project name, profile, colour, market segment or location. Find one picture or find a range of photos matching your search parameters.

Get the information you need in this very user-friendly tool.

Once you have found your desired image, the Gallery gives you the ability to enlarge it, and provides specifications regarding pixels and image sizes – so you can download files that better match your needs. 

Agway Increases - Its Commitment To Architectural Products and Services

Agway adds full-time, dedicated Architectural Representative and announces development of an exclusive new website, created expressly for the architectural community.

AGWAY’s New Flat Lock Panel Delivers a More Modular Panel System

The AGWAY Metals Flat Lock Wall Panel is a modular panel system which delivers a traditional rectangular design.  The versatile panel is available in various sizes which allows optimal design flexibility.  The Flat Lock Panel System utilizes concealed clips and fasteners resulting in a modern contemporary look.

AGWAY’s 2016 Photo Contest A Tremendous Success!

Due to the number of respondents and the high quality and creativity of their submissions to AGWAY’s inaugural Photo Contest, our panel of judges faced a rather daunting challenge in determining the final contest winners.

Nevertheless, after extensive reviews and thoughtful deliberation, they eventually managed to agree on their selections and are pleased to announce the winners in our three categories: ICI, Agricultural, and Residential.

We would like to thank all of the participants and congratulate those that won.

Funding the fight against childhood illness

AGWAY METALS is proud to contribute to the SickKids Foundation.

Continuing the fight against cancer

AGWAY METALS continues its efforts towards the fight against Cancer.

Making a Difference

Thanks to our customers continued support throughout the year, we have been able to make donations to the following charities:

Power Seamers for AR Installations Now Available Directly from DI Seamers

Effective January 1, 2017, AGWAY Metals will no longer supply Power Seamers to customers for installation of its metal roof systems.

Thinking Zinc: Examining the cladding options

This article examines some of the advantages, characteristics, and cladding choices that ‘zinc’ (or, more accurately, architectural rolled zinc) offers the built environment.

Lest We Forget

Agway Metals is once again proud to continue its efforts of recognition and support for the Royal Canadian Legion (Ontario Command)

2016 Photo Contest

Announcing the first annual AGWAY photo contest.

Product Announcement - RHEINZINK New Generation of Graphite-Grey

RHEINZINK has begun production of a new generation of graphite-grey.

Winning 2016 CSSBI Contest Photos

Thanks to everyone who was involved with these projects and to those who took the time to identify and take pictures of all of our submissions.

Thank You!

To all Agway employees who contributed to the Alberta Fires Appeal... Thank You!

Growing the Fleet

We have just increased the size of our fleet in order to serve you better.

Committed to Helping Others

Organizations that we are honoured to support include:

Agway is Committed to Giving Architects More Creative Freedom

Great architecture is a confluence of form and function in perfect balance. But, without the right creative tools, architects can be severely hamstrung by obstacles that make it exceedingly difficult, expensive – or even impossible – to actually build their vision in the real world. Imagine Rembrandt or Picasso trying to create masterpieces without the proper brushes, paints, or canvas?

For essential architectural cladding products and profiles – steel roofs, gutters, fascia and flashings, etc. – Agway has you covered. But it certainly doesn’t stop there.

Notice to Customers

Ministry of Transportation rules require that all material on our trucks must be identified on load manifests. As a result we are required to change our return process.

2015 CSSBI Photo Contest Winners

The 2015 results are in... and the winners are:

Digital Version of AGWAY Catalogue Now Available Online

Now, no matter where you are, you’ll always have access to your AGWAY Catalogue 24/7. It’s just one more AGWAY initiative to support our corporate goal of being easier to do business with…

Continuing the Fight Against Cancer

AGWAY is extremely proud of its continued commitment towards the fight against Cancer.

Trusscore - Installation Video Now Available!

A demonstration of the installation process for the TRUSSCORE PVC wall and ceiling panels.

AGWAY Products Prominent in 2015 CFBA Winning Projects

AGWAY roofing and wall cladding products were essential components in all of the seven categories identified.

Trying to Imagine How Your House Might Look With a Steel Roof?

AGWAY makes that easier, too!

Sure, you’ve read about the increased longevity, better performance and environmental advantages offered by today’s modern steel roofs. You may also have noticed how dramatically their popularity has increased, as homeowners realize the superior long-term value they offer; and, you may have even seen some you thought looked really good. So, now you’re wondering whether you should be considering a steel roof for your own home.

Introducing AGWAY’s Inside Sales & Estimating Team

See how a new marketing mailer enables Agway customers to put a face to the voice on the phone when speaking to our knowledgeable, highly experienced Inside Sales Team.

Trusscore – See for yourself... watch the video

See for yourself! Watch AGWAY’s new video and discover how its new line of Trusscore products offers the ultimate in durability, versatility and cleanliness.

AGWAY Introduces Graphite Grey RHEINZINK in Metre Widths

AGWAY Metals now offers prePATINA RHEINZINK Graphite-Grey Zinc, in coil or sheets up to 39.4 inches (1 metre) wide.

2014 CSSBI Photo Contest

The 2014 results are in... and the winners are:

Projects Featuring AGWAY Building Products Win GVCA Awards of Excellence for Construction

The 2014 Grand Valley Construction Association (GVCA) Building Excellence Awards recognized the most outstanding construction projects completed by GVCA members during the two previous years. Agway is proud to announce that two of the winning construction projects featured extensive use of AGWAY building products, and both were recipients of an Award of Excellence, the GVCA program’s highest honour.

AGWAY METALS INC. Helps Fund Advertising Campaign on HGTV Website to Debunk Myths About Steel Roofs

AGWAY METALS is once again contributing funds to support a national advertising campaign aimed at increasing consumer awareness of the features, benefits and advantages offered by modern steel roofs. The creative strategy for the 2014 campaign identifies and debunks some common myths and misperceptions regarding the performance, appearance and other attributes of steel roofs. Consequently, the promotion will correct the myths with facts that introduce viewers to the ‘Steel Truths’ about steel roofs. 

Continuing Our Fight.

AGWAY METALS continues its efforts towards the fight against Cancer.

Helping To Make a Wish Come True

One of the most important charities that AGWAY is associated with is the Children’s Wish Foundation.

Doing Our Part

It may be a small step – but it’s the right step. We’re committed to environmental sustainability.

Case Studies Exploring Function and Form

Welcome to AGWAY’s ongoing collection of short, inspirational, real-life case histories, published to showcase some of our customers’ more imaginative and effective solutions, both traditional and innovative.

CondenStop® Eliminates Interior Condensation on Steel Roof Panels and Insulation to Protect the Valuable Contents Inside.

As part of its ongoing commitment to introducing new and better solutions for Canadians, AGWAY METALS has acquired the exclusive rights to offer customers a range of popular roofing profiles featuring CondenStop® – a super-absorbent material layer, permanently bonded to the underside of the panels. Ideal for new installations or retrofits, lightweight CondenStop effectively and affordably eliminates threats posed by condensation to the livestock and/or dry goods housed within.

Philippines Relief Effort

Thank you to all of those compassionate employees who so generously contributed.

A Time of Giving

We are proud to be able to continue the tradition of supporting our communities and those in need.

12” Trusscore Panels Unavailable After Dec. 31, 2013

AGWAY Metals announces that, as of December 31, 2013, it is unable to offer 12” Trusscore PVC Interlocking Wall & Ceiling Liner Panels.

Mike Holmes Chooses Agway Steel Roof To Rebuild Damaged Horse Barn In HGTV’s Episode of Holmes Makes It Right.

Two of Canada’s most trusted names in construction recently joined forces to ensure that the new roof on a horse barn in Caledon, Ontario.

Your Designer Throwing You a Curve? AGWAY Has You Covered!

Curves are an integral component of both organic and mathematical beauty. And now, AGWAY Metals expands your envelope of design creativity by offering a convenient methodology to form elegant curved roof and cladding panels, onsite.

AGWAY METALS Exclusive Ontario Distributor of Trusscore, Norlock & Ribcore PVC

MSW Canadian Plastics Inc. has appointed AGWAY METALS as the exclusive distributor for its line of PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride) wall and ceiling panels.

DT Pre-Engineered Horse Stall Components

Designed with the horse’s comfort and safety in mind, AGWAY DT Horse Stall Components are modular, precision manufactured and easy to install in custom configurations – all you add is the lumber!

Prevent Snow Avalanches on Steel Roofs...

AGWAY now offers SnoBars, a simple and effective custom snow control system to keep doorways and other high traffic areas safe from falling snow.

Granite® Deep Mat: adds warmth and depth of finish to roofs and cladding

Granite® Deep Mat is part of AGWAY’s new Nature Collection: 

  • Granite® Deep Mat is an organic, coated steel with a standard paint thickness of 35 or 40 microns 
  • Developed principally for roofing, Granite® Deep Mat can also be used for cladding and accessories

 

What is so unique about Granite® Deep Mat?

So What Else Do You Need?

AGWAY’s new Products Plus Package is designed to provide you with everything you need to meet all requirements of your building envelope.

AGWAYS New Trailer Tarp

As a manufacturer of steel products acclaimed for their architectural aesthetics, AGWAY is compelled to ‘walk the walk,’ when it comes to design.

For the Second Year Agway Fundraisers Help Conquer Heart & Stroke!

A very special thank to all participants who, for the second straight year.

Television Advertising Campaign Promotes Steel Roofs Benefits to Consumers

As a CSSBI member, AGWAY METALS is helping educate Canadian consumers with television advertising about the beauty, performance and financial benefits of residential steel roofs.

We will miss you Don

It is with great sadness that we acknowledge the passing of our dear friend and esteemed colleague, Don Anderson.

AGWAY 2012 CFBA Project Award Winners

2012 CFBA Project Award Winners
Congratulations to the four AGWAY METALS-sponsored category winners in the Canadian Farm Builders Association’s 2012 Builder Awards competition:

AGWAY’s New HD Swatch Technology Yields Exact Colour Samples

AGWAY’s new HD colour-match protocols include an advanced colour guide and sample swatches representing the spectrum of available colours for all cladding and roofing products. Each sample is manufactured using the same paint formula applied in production runs. The results are unprecedented spectral accuracy and consistency; because, when it comes to specifying colour, there are no good surprises.

Sharing and Giving Hope

Prioritizing our responsibility to our communities, in lieu of Christmas gifts this year, we have continued our commitment to support a number of organizations who assist those in need.

FM Approvals for Roof Deck Profiles

AGWAY Metals Inc. has now secured FM Approval for Roof Deck products:  RD36, RD75-150 and RD75-200.

View the FM Approvals PDF

Get Inspired! Tour Our New Photo Gallery

Our comprehensive online Photo Gallery features examples of completed projects made with lightweight steel building products from AGWAY. In this easy-to-navigate gallery, simply click on a product tab to display photos of completed projects relevant to that product line. Or, when browsing our site to get information on a specific product profile, you’ll automatically be presented with photos of projects completed using those same AGWAY profiles.

View the Photo Gallery

AGWAY’s New HD Swatch Technology Yields Exact Colour Samples

AGWAY’s new HD colour-match protocols include an advanced colour guide and sample swatches representing the spectrum of available colours for all cladding and roofing products. Each sample is manufactured using the same paint formula applied in production runs. The results are unprecedented spectral accuracy and consistency; because, when it comes to specifying colour, there are no good surprises.

FM Approval for Roof & Floor Deck Products

Announcing FM Approval for Roof & Floor Deck products: RD36/RD75-150/RD75-200.

Agway Conquers Heart & Stroke!

A very special thank you to all who participated and supported the Ride for Heart & Stroke, that includes all our dedicated riders as well as all those who supported through fundraising efforts. Thanks also to Barb Ferguson and Joan Lindley, our team captains, who organized the rides for us.

Agway Steelers’ contribution to the cause this year was $5,681.

 FANTASTIC!

 We are so proud of everyone. What a great effort.

 THANKS AGWAY

 Let’s do it again next year!

Agway Rides For Heart & Stroke

The Heart & Stroke Big Bike is a team event geared towards community organizations, companies and groups. Teams made up of 29 enthusiastic riders (and one driver provided by the Foundation) pedal through their community in support of heart disease and stroke research.

Looking Good Shipping Steel

AGWAY wanted a different look – a look that would not only provide AGWAY with a point of difference but offer a more stylistic and exciting appearance to what is normally a routine and fairly mundane product – a  trailer tarp.

With its explosive graphics approach AGWAY delivered a more visually appealing and graphically interesting design.

Flats Program Now Available

Program based on flats produced from stock colours and gauges.

Now, we’re even easier to do business with… Online!

As part of an inclusive program of continuous improvement initiatives throughout all facets of our business model, Agway’s new-and-improved Website makes it easier than ever to access technical and other relevant information critical to decision making, online, 24/7.

Choose From 39 Dynamic Colours In AGWAY’s Growing Palette

Designers, unlock your imagination with Agway’s unparalleled selection of roll-formed cladding and roofing products, available in a wide spectrum of beautiful, prefinished stocked colours. A wide selection of non-stock colours is also available.  AGWAY offers high performance Perspectra Series™ a state-of-the-art silicone modified polyester paint system that delivers 40 years of film integrity, with 30 years of fade and chalk values.

RHEINZINK®

RHEINZINK® and AGWAY METALS announce a strategic partnership that will include joint participation at 2012 Construct Canada.

AGWAY Wins Awards

RHEINZINK® and AGWAY METALS announce a strategic partnership that will include joint participation at 2012 Construct Canada.