Oldcastle Precast, Atlanta, Ga., has unveiled a new name and new brand, Oldcastle Infrastructure.
Simpson Strong-Tie, Pleasanton, Ca., received a Pro Tool Innovation Award in the Specialty Drill Bits category for its Deck-Drive DCU screw plug.
Murphy Co. has applied to fill in its former log pond to create a log storage and loading area at its 64-acre complex in Eugene, Or.
Three Missouri contractors have teamed up to open a “smarter lumberyard” at the former site of Strafford Building Supply, Strafford, Mo.
Interfor Corp., Vancouver, B.C., will modernize its Thomaston and Eatonton, Ga., and Georgetown, S.C., for Phase II of its Southern Investment Strategy, increasing their combined annual capacity by 275 million bd. ft.
Many of the old tried and true methods still work for us—as they do for others. However, like many, we have jumped on the digital bandwagon to explore new horizons and capture the Millennial market, in particular.
Boise Cascade, Boise, Id., has agreed to sell its lumber mills in La Grande and Pilot Rock, Or., plus its Island City, Or., particleboard plant to Woodgrain Millwork.
Andersen Corp., Bayport, Mn., has agreed to sell its hollow core vinyl window and patio door business, which includes its Silver Line and American Craftsman brands, to Ply Gem, Cary, N.C.
Woodguard, founded over 30 years ago by Don Kain, is known for pioneering a patented plastic coating process that is applied to a variety of wood products such as closet poles, fencing, sign posts, and playground equipment.
In May 1951, young Robert Arnold, fresh from college, snagged his first job, working for his stepmom’s boss. That job was selling feed in upstate New York in a small town called Malone. But that didn’t last long. The older gent was in a hurry to retire. He approached the Arnolds. Young Bob voted “no.” His dad, however, voted “yes”—and “yes” prevailed. Ironically, Dad passed away two years later, leaving Bob to run the show.
Kodiak Building Partners, Littleton, Co., has purchased Direct Lumber & Door, Denver, Co., from Tom Kostelecky and Russ Brown.
U.S. LBM Holdings has acquired Blevins Building Supply, a building materials distributor with five locations in western North Carolina and one in southern Virginia.
Fuller & Son Hardware owner talks about how he’s found success with Orgill and why he considers them a strong business partner.
Decra-Seal Natural from W.R. Meadows is a water-based sealer that enhances the natural appearance of a variety of decorative hardscapes.
A new wholesale distribution company—Wildwood Trading Group, Tualatin, Or.—has been formed by president Mike Phillips, ex-Hampton Lumber Sales, and vice presidents of sales Grant Phillips and Kevin Dodds, both previously with Collins Companies.