SBC Industry News
U.S. LBM Holdings, LLC, a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, today announced the acquisition of Raymond Building Supply, which is based in North Fort Myers, Fla.
Specialty products manufacturer Huber Engineered Woods LLC (“HEW”) announced it will increase production capacity through a contractual manufacturing agreement with Arbec Forest Products Inc.
Hayward Corp. opened a roof truss manufacturing facility at the back of its current lumber location at 800 West Betteravia Road in Santa Maria, California.
Recent NAHB estimates show that a 25 percent volume cap on softwood lumber imported from Canada, had it been in place in 2014, would have resulted in a significant loss of jobs.
The double-stud exterior walls are modeled on those developed by Saskatchewan superinsulation pioneer Rob Dumont.
The Parade of Products is a competition that occurs during the largest homebuilding trade show on the West Coast, PCBC, and is a celebration of the most inventive new product solutions of the past year.
Few questions more clearly define the business model of a ProSales 100 dealer than whether it just sells stuff or also makes and installs it.
The U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA issued a final rule to modernize injury data collection to better inform workers, employers, the public and OSHA about workplace hazards.
ProSales 100 companies' sharp revenue gains since 2012 have enabled them to claw back a few percentage points of market share in their competition with The Home Depot and Lowe's.
A fire started around 6 p.m. at Ridgway Truss Company, 235 SW 11th Place, in a semi-truck trailer that was used for storing sawdust, according to Gainesville Fire Rescue.
With major worker shortages expected to persist and even rise for the construction industry, there are calls to bring shop classes back to schools.
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BMC Stock Holdings, Inc. today announced the company has been named to the Forbes’ list of “The 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in America.”
MiTek subsidiaries, BuilderMT and Sales Simplicity today announced that their software solutions are bringing measurable bottom line improvements to 64 of the top 200 home builders.
A locally owned family business has contributed a substantial donation towards Lethbridge College’s trades and technologies facility.
Federal safety officials have added, through mid-April, 21 new construction-industry cases to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Severe Violators Enforcement Program, according to a tabulation made by ENR.
The Department of Agriculture failed to justify the amount of money it collects from U.S. lumber companies to support an industry marketing campaign, a federal judge ruled.
The Lowe's takeover of Quebec-based Rona has now secured all the levels of approval it needs.
The 10 biggest companies account for $28.84 billion of the $41.74 billion that the entire ProSales 100 racked up in sales for 2015. That 69.1% share of the total is nearly eight points more than it was for last year’s list.
The nation’s largest pro-oriented construction supply firms saw sales rise 10.2% in 2015 from their year-earlier performance to reach $41.74 billion, while they increased the number of facilities by 9.7% and grew payrolls by 10.5%.