Custom Architectural Metal Services

With nearly a century of metalworking experience, Midland Engineering’s Sheet Metal Division is capable of fabricating most architectural building elements utilizing a wide array of materials which include copper, steel, aluminum, stainless and even zinc. Our sheet metal shop is a certified ANSI/SPRI ES-1 fabricator and has surpassed all the standards of the NRCA and SMACNA. If you are contemplating a custom architectural metal fabrication project, please feel free to contact us for information or resources.

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Copper Cornice Specialists

Since 1922, Midland has built an impressive reputation for providing extraordinary decorative and restorative copper sheet metal roofing capabilities on countless specialty cornice fabricated roofing projects. Our fabrication services cover installation and repair for architectural restorative roofing projects (interior and exterior). Our custom roofing fabrication services provide customers with the flexibility to revitalize existing copper cornices and/or the option of replicating or engineer non stamped cornices. This is true of most commercial roofs. At Midland our roofing specialists customize, match and/or create business cornices that meet our Customer’s needs.

When it comes to fashioning copper, lead-coated copper and other metals into architectural designs of remarkable aesthetic appeal the craftsmanship at Midland is unmatched. This is proven in countless projects across the country.


Copper Cornice Specialists

 In addition to cornices, Midland creates and/or provides a tremendous variety of sheet metal ornaments to Customers. Those ornaments include: panel ornaments, crosses, cartouches, moldings, crestings, brackets, rosettes, garlands, marquees and marquee enhancements, dentils, finials, festoons, urns – even highly detailed caryatids, gargoyles and lion’s heads. This is only a fraction of the ornaments we provide.

Few companies in the industry offer such specialized in-house capability such as Midland does. We work with everything from customized to intricately handcrafted ornamentation, from pre-engineered to made-to-order systems. It’s what we do!

Conservators, architects, artists, and other roofing contractors alike can count on Midland for their sheet metal and cornice roofing work. Why? Because we understand the industry, we only deliver quality and our work withstands the test of time – structurally and aesthetically.


The first two images below represent a very special cross that was custom created and sent to Pope John Paul to bless. The cross now rests atop the hospital.