BayWa r.e., PanelClaw Distribute Flat Roof Solar Racking Platform

BayWa r.e. is a global renewable energy developer, service and systems provider. PanelClaw is a supplier of flat-roof solar mounting systems in America. PanelClaw will distribute its clawFR platform.

PanelClaw’s racking platform is now available through BayWa r.e. Solar Systems’ recently expanded network of warehouses across the U.S., providing installers of all sizes a viable racking option paired with design, training and support services so they can bid on commercial flat roof projects. The partnership also gives access to clawFR to engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC), professionals who work with distribution partners. The team plans to launch clawOS, a comprehensive software for designing rack arrays, in the early part of this year.

“The partnership with PanelClaw provides our customers with new options for larger jobs in commercial flat roofs,” says Jodi White, co-CEO at BayWa r.e. Solar Systems LLC. “We strive to have best-in-class products like clawFR in our warehouses, and it checks all the boxes for our clientele in terms of performance, product support and project growth efficiency.”

“We are thrilled to empower BayWa r.e.’s customers with the best flat roof racking platform in the market today, clawFR,” states PanelClaw CEO Costa Nicolaou. “This new partnership will result in happier customers that grow their flat roof business for BayWa r.e. PanelClaw has a larger market share. A win, win, win.”

The clawFR racking system comes with a 25-year limited warranty. It is available in dual-tilt and 10-degree options. PanelClaw’s flagship product enables faster build times with a single-bolt hardware kit, tool-less module attachment and preinstalled roof protection pads. The platform has been tested extensively and has been used in more than 10,000 projects.