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Do You Know the Definition for Lumber Design Values? – If Not, Vote for G6-16 'As Submitted'

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 14, 2016

SBCA believes it is common sense for the building code to include a definition of lumber design values. We urge you to use your governmental member vote to support the IRC code change proposal G6-16.

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Two-Thirds Vote Needed to Protect Life Safety – Vote RB69-16 'As Submitted'

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 14, 2016

Vote for RB69-16 As Submitted.

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Gymnasiums Perfect for Post-Frame Truss Construction

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
October 28, 2016

Post-frame construction is ideal for non-code-exempt buildings of many shapes and sizes. One category that is often overlooked by post-frame builders is gymnasiums and multipurpose recreational buildings.

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Parr Lumber Expands in Pacific Northeast, Buys Country Homes

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 01, 2016

Parr Lumber announced today the acquisition of Country Homes Building Supply in Spokane, Washington.

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Toll Brothers Buys Coleman, Targets 'Affluent Millennials' in Idaho

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 08, 2016

Toll Brothers Inc. has entered the Boise, Idaho, market with the acquisition of an existing builder and plans to construct houses targeting first-time, millennial home buyers who want luxury but at a discount.

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BMC Stock Sales Up 6% in Q3, ReadyFrame Grew 43%

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 07, 2016

BMC Stock Holdings Inc.,  Atlanta, GA, reported sales sales increased 6 percent compared to adjusted sales in the third quarter of 2015.

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BFS Posts Q3 Net Income of $69.2M, Touts Smooth Integration

Mon, 2016-11-14 18:07
November 03, 2016

Builders FirstSource, Inc., reported ithat in the third quarter ending September 30, 2016, net  sales had increased 3.1%, boosting income to $69.2 million.

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Who were the winners at BCMC 2016?

Mon, 2016-11-07 18:07
November 01, 2016

Check out the current issue for some highlights of BCMC 2016!

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SBCA Looks Back, Recognizing Key Industry Players; Looks Forward, Welcoming New Board Members

Mon, 2016-11-07 12:07
November 07, 2016

At the 2016 Building Component Manufacturers Conference and tradeshow in Knoxville, Tennessee, SBCA recognized the dedication of three individuals whose career accomplishments and day-to-day efforts contribute so much to the success and professionalism of their industry.

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First New Framing Lumber Species in 80 Years Approved

Fri, 2016-11-04 18:08
October 31, 2016

Members of Maine’s forest products economy are hailing the certification of Norway spruce as construction lumber – the first new species to be added to the list of approved lumber in about 80 years.

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Innovative, Labor-Saving Tool Attracts Crowd at BCMC

Fri, 2016-11-04 18:08
October 31, 2016

Triad has always been the leader in the wall building industry and has again taken panelization to the next level with the Trident Panel Nailer/Stapler Bridge.

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Leadership Evolves at Premier Property & Casualty Insurance Provider

Fri, 2016-11-04 18:08
November 03, 2016

The PLM and ILM.Board of Directors unanimously appointed C. Richard Peterson as Chairman of the Board.

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SBC's The Market Place: Highlights from BCMC

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
November 01, 2016

Check out the current issue for some highlights of BCMC 2016!

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California TrusFrame Appoints Stroder as New CEO

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
November 04, 2016

California TrusFrame today announced the appointment of Steven L. Stroder as their new chief executive officer (CEO).

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Video: First Self-Driving Truck in U.S. Delivers 50K Beers

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
October 25, 2016

Autonomous cars are sexy, but trucks are more practical. And they’ll almost certainly be here sooner than cars.

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Daiwa House Latest Japanese Firm to Acquire a U.S. Homebuilder

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
October 26, 2016

Daiwa House Group joins a growing list of Japanese homebuilders (North America Sekisui House and Sumitomo Forestry America) who are becoming significant players in North America's residential construction. 

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Weyerhaeuser Wood Product Sales up 15% in Q3

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
October 28, 2016

Weyerhaeuser Company’s third-quarter 2016 results came in above expectations, with a positive earnings surprise of 4.5%.

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84 Lumber Continues Financial Restructuring with $700M Loan

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
November 01, 2016

84 Lumber closed on a new $350 million senior secured term loan B and refinanced its existing credit facility with a new $350 million asset-based revolving credit facility. 

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AISI Releases New Cold Formed Steel Design Specification

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
November 01, 2016

AISI, in cooperation with CSA Group, today announced publication of the 2016 edition of the North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members

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SFPA Appoints 2017 Officers, Announces Staff Retirements

Fri, 2016-11-04 12:07
October 27, 2016

The Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) Board of Directors elected its 2017 slate of officers during its recent Annual Meeting in Williamsburg, Virginia.  

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