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Edgecraft™ The preferred profile for gutter and rake trim.

Robertson is pleased to announce the release of Edgecraft, our new standard profile for gutter and rake trim. This new profile was developed to improve consistency and quality while reducing lead time, delivering a better-quality product to our customers faster. Color availability is consistent with our other trim offerings and can be ordered in a… Read More


Robertson, A Critical Building Products Provider

Dear Valued Customer, As the situation with COVID-19 (coronavirus) becomes more critical, our nation takes pause in appreciation of the things that we may have once taken for granted both in our personal and professional lives: from handshakes with a customer, to the daily hustle at the jobsite; from the ease of safely buying and… Read More


Update on the Coronavirus

Dear Valued Customer, Over the past few weeks, it’s become clear that we are faced with an unprecedented challenge with the introduction of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Like you, we are deeply concerned about its effect on our families, communities and the world. To keep our workforce healthy and safe, as well as minimize any disruption to… Read More


Welcome Christopher Nelson To the Robertson Team

Over the past 7 years Bob Patterson, Robertson Vice President has led our Robertson Team to its best fiscal results.  Bob will be leaving Robertson at the end of April 2020.  We will all miss him and his inspiring leadership, gentle demeanor, and competitiveness at the Annual Robertson Open. We are please to announce that… Read More


Introducing Robertson Builder’s Gateway

Robertson Builder’s Gateway is your destination to access, track, and manage your projects and project documentation. In addition to giving you immediate access and a single-pane view of your projects, at the Gateway you will find other features and valuable information relevant to you and your business including: Training and certification class dates Job postings… Read More


2019 Robertson Photo Awards

  The Robertson Photo Awards is designed to provide an opportunity for Robertson Builders to encourage professionalism and enrich the quality of images in the metal building industry.  With the wide penetration of digital cameras and video capabilities, the environment surrounding photography has dramatically changed.  Adapting to this change, the Robertson Photo Awards was reconceived,… Read More


Welcome to 2019: Letter from Vice President of Robertson Building Systems

2018 has come and gone, and we can reflect on what has undoubtedly been a memorable year.  While the construction industry has thrived in Canada due to many external factors, including general economic growth, increased optimism in the oil sands, and certain government policies, it has also faced challenges, including a declining Canadian dollar, the… Read More


2018 Robertson Photo Awards

  Download the complete set of forms and rules here.   For most of Canada, we’re finally enjoying sunny skies and warm temperatures.  Now is a great time to get your camera out and take photos of your projects for the 2018 Robertson Photo Awards!  Any project that has not been previously entered–regardless of when it was… Read More


2018 Co-op Advertising

  Download the complete set of rules for this program here.    This program was designed to support Robertson Builders in your promotional efforts as well as help publicize your business while also presenting a positive and professional image of Robertson to the public.   Items eligible for reimbursement include: Job Site Signs Banner Advertising… Read More


Estimating Department Update

Written by Jim Cohrs, Robertson Estimating Manager   Robertson Estimating strives to meet the needs of our Builders in today’s ever-changing market place.  In the past few years it seems Architects are pushing metal building systems beyond the traditional “box”, leading to more complex and creative designs.     Robertson has seven experienced team members on… Read More