Kee Safety, Inc. announces a new, exclusive marketing partnership with Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance, Inc., Beachwood,OH to provide sales and service throughout the United States of KeeGuard rooftop fall protection systems and products in the aftermarket for existing buildings. Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance helps manage building life cycles for ownersand managers of commercial, institutional and industrial (CII) facilities in the fields of education, healthcare, government, manufacturing, and other industries.
Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance is a division of Tremco Incorporated, founded in 1928, and is also part of the RPM Building Solutions Group, an international leader in the construction, maintenance and repair markets. Tremco Roofing also has a working partnership with WTI, a subsidiary of Tremco Incorporated, to provide general contracting and roofing services. Certified inspection can be performed by WTI to help document compliance with OSHA statutes. Both Tremco Roofing and WTI are ISO 9001:2000 certified.
“We are truly excited about this partnership with Tremco Roofing and look forward to working together,” Mike Mumau, President of Kee Safety in North America, said. “Our OSHA-compliant fall protection equipment coupled with the huge number of rooftops that they support will mean greater safety for thousands of people.”
On behalf of Kee Safety, Tremco Roofing will market KeeGuard permanent roof edge guardrail systems and supporting products including KeeHatch roof egress railings, Kee Dome roof light railings, and KeeGuard skylight screens. Constructed of galvanized steel for strength, durability, and corrosion resistance, KeeGuard railings install without welding and do not penetrate the roof membrane. Tremco Roofing will also market the Kee Anchor WEIGHTANKA mobile, deadweight anchor system for protecting workers on roofs.
“This is a collaboration of two great companies sharing the common goal of zero workplace accidents,” said Deryl Kratzer, President of Tremco Roofing and Building Maintenance. “It allows us to offer an unprecedented level of safety to everyone stepping on to a roof—our employees, the contractors we work with, and our customers.”