Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Announces Proposed Private Offering of $210 Million in Senior Subordinated Notes

  Gibraltar Industries, Inc. Announces Proposed Private Offering of $210
  Million in Senior Subordinated Notes

Business Wire

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- January 15, 2013

Gibraltar Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: ROCK), a leading manufacturer and
distributor of products for building and industrial markets, today announced
that it intends to commence an offering of $210 million in aggregate principal
amount of senior subordinated notes due 2021, subject to market and other
conditions (the “Notes”). The Notes will be guaranteed on an unsecured senior
basis by certain of Gibraltar's existing and future subsidiaries.

Gibraltar intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repurchase all
of Gibraltar’s outstanding 8% Senior Subordinated Notes due 2015 (the “2015
Notes”) pursuant to the cash tender offer and consent solicitation announced
today by Gibraltar (and to redeem any outstanding 2015 Notes not so
repurchased and/or satisfy and discharge the indenture governing the 2015

The Notes will only be offered and sold to qualified institutional buyers in
the United States in reliance on the exemption from registration set forth in
Rule 144A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”) and
outside the United States to non-U.S. persons pursuant to Regulation S under
the Securities Act.

The Notes have not been registered under the Securities Act or any state
securities laws and may not be offered or sold in the United States without
registration or an applicable exemption from, or in a transaction not subject
to, the registration requirements of the Securities Act.

This press release is neither an offer to sell nor the solicitation of an
offer to buy the Notes or any other securities, and no offer, solicitation or
sale will be made in any jurisdiction in which, or to any persons to whom,
such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful. Any offers of the Notes
will be made only by means of a confidential offering memorandum. This press
release is not an offer to purchase, a solicitation of an offer to purchase or
a solicitation of a consent with respect to any of the 2015 Notes. The tender
offer and consent solicitation announced today are being made pursuant to an
Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement, dated January 16, 2013,
and related Letter of Transmittal and Consent. This press release is being
issued pursuant to and in accordance with Rule 135(c) under the Securities

About Gibraltar

Gibraltar Industries is a leading manufacturer and distributor of building
products, focused on residential and nonresidential repair and remodeling, as
well as construction of industrial facilities and public infrastructure. The
Company generates more than 80% of its sales from products that hold leading
positions in their markets, and serves customers across the U.S. and
throughout the world. Gibraltar’s strategy is to grow organically by expanding
its product portfolio and penetration of existing customer accounts, while
broadening its market and geographic coverage through the acquisition of
companies with leadership positions in adjacent product categories.
Comprehensive information about Gibraltar can be found on its website at

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to the
safe harbors created under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements include, among others,
statements regarding the intended use of the net proceeds from sales of the
Notes, and are generally identified with words such as "believe," "could,"
"expect," "intend," "may," "plan," "will" and similar expressions. Such
statements reflect management's current expectations and judgment as of the
date of this press release. Risks, uncertainties and assumptions that could
affect Gibraltar's forward-looking statements include, among other things, the
completion of the tender offer and the receipt of consents sufficient to
approve the proposed amendments to the indenture governing the Notes. In
addition, please refer to the risk factors contained in Gibraltar's SEC
filings available at, including Gibraltar's most recent Annual
Report on Form 10-K and Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Readers are cautioned
not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements, which speak
only as of the date on which they are made. Gibraltar undertakes no obligation
to update or revise any forward-looking statements for any reason.


Gibraltar Industries, Inc.
Kenneth Smith, 716-826-6500 ext. 3217
Chief Financial Officer
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