West Roofing Systems, Inc. Acquires Foam Applications Inc.

West Roofing Systems, Inc. Acquires Foam Applications Inc.


LaGrange, Ohio (March 22, 2018) – West Roofing Systems, Inc., award-winning Cleveland, Ohio commercial roofing contractor announced that it has acquired Foam Applications Inc., a spray polyurethane foam roof contractor out of Huntsville, Alabama. The purchase will better serve the needs of West Roofing Systems and Foam Applications customers in the Southeast region of the United States.

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Foam Applications Logo

Foam Applications, Inc. was established in 1971 and run by Will and Bill Simpson. The company was founded after Will Simpson as a NASA engineer developed foaming techniques used on Apollo, Saturn, and other NASA shuttle projects. Since then, Foam Applications, Inc. has installed several million square feet of foam roofing over a variety of existing substrates for commercial and industrial facilities.

The company will transition during a 6-month period and will be known as West Roofing Systems, Inc. with a goal to maintain the superior services offered to current and future customers while increasing the service offerings to the area with the West Roofing Systems team.


Foam Applications, Huntsville, AL

Foam Applications, Huntsville, AL

“Our acquisition of Foam Applications, Inc. complements our overall commercial roofing service area, so we can now provide high-quality commercial roof installation, repair, and maintenance to the businesses and properties in Alabama and the surrounding area,” said Jack Moore, President, and CEO, West Roofing Systems, Inc.


West Roofing Systems has recently received the National Industry Excellence Award for a project located in Birmingham, Alabama. The commercial roof restoration of the Colonnade Towers took place in 2017 leading to the company receiving first place in the Elastomeric Coating category.

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Author: Rufus West

Rufus West is a commercial roofing expert! You may see him on the West Roofing website and also on the West Roofing social media pages, giving fun facts and tips about the company and roofing industry.

Just like West Roofing System’s roof solutions, he isn’t bothered by water—it simply rolls off of his back!

  • Ron Pickle

    March 26, 2018 at 5:05 am Reply

    I think this is a great acquisition and a big congratulations to the entire team for getting such a a huge shot in the arm, now you can innovate a lot better and provide better products and services to the home owners.

  • Adam Sharpley

    March 30, 2018 at 9:13 am Reply

    This is great news! I am sure both the entities would be strengthened by this union and its home owners who would be benefited by the coming together of these two businesses, they would now get better and stronger roofs at very competitive rates.

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