TRA Snow and Sun has hired Bryan Stone as a New Estimator

August 27, 2013 TRA Snow and Sun, manufacturer of engineered snow retention and solar mounting systems, has hired Bryan Stone as a new estimator in the engineering and technical department.  Stone contributes a background in CAD engineering and manufacturing. TRA Snow and Sun, manufacturer of engineered snow retention and solar mounting systems, has hired Bryan […]

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TRA Snow and Sun Announces Release of New Gutter Bracket

July 18, 2013 TRA Snow and Sun’s new Gutter Bracket for half-round gutters is available in a variety of colors, sizes and quantities to help the contractors who install this European-style gutter. TRA Snow and Sun owner, Terry Anderson, began his business over 25 years ago using European ideas about roof snow retention, then bringing […]

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TRA Snow and Sun, Inc. offers new continuing education course, “Roofing Solutions for Alpine Regions”

June 25, 2013 TRA Snow and Sun, Inc., manufacturer of snow retention devices for roofs, now offers an American Institute of Architects (AIA) approved continuing education course dealing with roofing in alpine regions. Learning how to protect people and property from dangerous falling snow and ice just got much easier with a new online course […]

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TRA Snow and Sun has hired Jake Owsley as an Inside Sales Representative

June 6, 2013 TRA Snow and Sun, manufacturer of engineered snow retention and solar mounting systems, has hired Jake Owsley as an Inside Sales Representative.  ‘Owsley’ contributes extensive construction experience to the TRA Snow and Sun customer service team. TRA Snow and Sun has hired Jake Owsley as an Inside Sales Representative.  ‘Owsley’ contributes extensive […]

Solar racking

Columbus Ohio’s Fleet Maintenance Building Uses TRA’s Solar Racking for 640kw Elevated Solar System.

May 16, 2013 City of Columbus’ Fleet Maintenance Building home to new 640 KW solar panel system installed with TRA’s elevated solar racking hardware. The City of Columbus, Ohio chose to create electricity by installing solar panels on their fleet maintenance facility.  The solar general contractor, Premier Power, chose TRA’s Elevated Frames and Ballasted Solar […]

James Cowell

James Cowell of TRA Snow and Sun, TRA-Mage, and Monier Retires

April 25, 2013 James Cowell dedicated more than 46 years to the roofing industry. He now retires and looks forward to the time ahead with his family. Jim Cowell retires from the roofing industry after 46 years. Jim is a well known face in the roofing industry, best known for his association with Monier LifeTile […]

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TRA Snow and Sun Doubles Solar Racking Production Capabilities with New Press Brake

April 10, 2013 TRA Snow and Sun acquires Accurpress machine, doubling its ability to bend, punch and dimple solar racking and snow retention products A solar panel doesn’t automatically attach itself to a roof, wall or structure.  There are numerous frames, pieces, and screws that become part of the solar system before it provides energy […]

Terry Anderson

TRA Snow and Sun and TRA-MAGE Part Ways

March 26, 2013 Terry Anderson continues as CEO of TRA Snow and Sun, resigns as President of TRA-MAGE. Terry Anderson has resigned as President of TRA-MAGE, Inc. but continues directing the operations of his original company, TRA Snow and Sun, Inc., as President and CEO.  TRA Snow and Sun, established in 1996, had been selling […]

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UTA’s New Frontrunner South and Bus Stations Safety Extends from the Rails to the Roof with Snow Retention by TRA Snow and Sun

January 16, 2013 Utah Transit Authority’s focus on safety includes snow retention by TRA Snow and Sun, protecting passengers not only at crossings but also from any falling snow or ice at new Frontrunner South commuter rail line and bus stations. Utah’s new Frontrunner South commuter rail expansion, or Route 750, which began service December […]

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TRA Mage solar mounting system stands strong through Hurricane Sandy’s fierce winds

November 7, 2012 TRA Mage’s solar mounting system withstood the severe winds of Hurricane Sandy on projects Big D Electric installed near Cumberland, Maryland.  Big D Electric, based in Cumberland, Maryland has installed many of TRA’s solar mounting systems in the Northeast including the SERF (Sustainable Energy Research Facility) at Frostburg State University and on […]