Metl-Span® Commits to the Architectural Market with the Grand Opening of a Seventh Manufacturing Facility

envolution_logo_877_CMYKLEWISVILLE, Texas (February 21, 2014) – Metl-Span, a division of NCI Group, Inc. has opened its seventh manufacturing facility devoted to the production of the company’s Envolution line of architectural insulated metal panels and custom fabrication. The new 109,000 sq. ft. plant is strategically located in Colonial Heights, VA. and is ideally positioned to serve the Eastern US.

Envolution by Metl-Span combines the latest in architecture, technology and engineering to produce state-of-the-art products for the modern and LEED-qualified building envelope: insulated metal panels, windows, trims and accessories. In addition to the new facility, Metl-Span’s Texas plant has been upgraded with new equipment and processes to enhance fabrication capabilities.

“When we were trying to explain the direction we wanted to take with this business, we emphasized our desire to provide a complete building envelope solution,” says Jeff Irwin, EVP and General Manager. “Envelope. Solution. Envelope. Solution. That was it, Envolution!”

Irwin says Envolution provides architects and designers with support and services they need to handle most design challenges. “Whether you’re designing a building that has the aesthetics of a football or a spaceship or most anything else, we can help you do it,” he says. “We can provide panels that are folded, curved, tapered or require special edge joints or special widths to satisfy virtually all custom designs.”
The Envolution product line includes insulated metal panels, window systems and custom accessories. And, in association with Doralco Architectural Metals provides a complete building envelope solution incorporating Vantaj ACM and aluminum plate panels, sunshades and grilles, light shelves, column covers and louvers.

Metl-Span manufacturers some of the most thermally efficient and cost-effective insulated metal wall, partition, ceiling and roof panels available today. The company is a recognized leader in the advancement of insulated panel technology and continues to shape industry standards. For more information on the complete line of Metl-Span products, call 877-585-9969 or visit