Expanding its popular Ridge Premium collection to meet market demand, Envision has added a new 20-ft. length square edge board and 16- and 20-ft. grooved edge boards. Square edge boards were already offered in 12- and 16-ft. lengths.
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Arauco has become the world’s first forestry company to be certified as carbon neutral. Price Waterhouse Coopers audited the calculation process of the carbon capture by forests and its storage in forest products.
American Construction Source, Springfield, Mo., has acquired Builder’s Resource Group, Hudson, Wi. Serving customers for more than 15 years, Builder’s Resource Group operates a sales office and design center in Hudson and a distribution center in Woodville, Wi.
Front Range Lumber Co., Lakewood, CO., recently celebrated the first anniversary of its second lumberyard in Fort Lupton, CO. The new locations was needed, according to Front Range, “to add more space to our ever-growing mix of building materials.
The Blue Book Network has launched The Blue Book Network Velocity Index, a new leading economic indicator for the construction industry. The Velocity Index measures the direction and magnitude of month-to-month changes in bidding activity in The Blue Book Network, accounting for seasonality.
Through the production of biochar, a byproduct of its Scotia, Ca., cogeneration plant, Humboldt Sawmill has obtained a European Biochar Certificate, the first U.S. based company to do so.
Sierra Forest Products, Chicago Division, and Upper Canada Forest Products are now full- line distributors of Uniboard Canada’s TFL, HPL, particleboard and MDF panels.
Innovative Chemical Products has acquired Gardner-Gibson, Tampa, Fl., manufacturer of liquid-applied roof coatings, driveway sealers, and specialty paints.
Freres Lumber Co., Lyons, Or., has published its first Environmental Product Declaration for its Mass Ply Panel (MPP). Product specific information in this report was independently validated by the internationally recognized standards organization, ASTM International.
Hardwoods Distribution Inc. has, through its subsidiary Hardwoods Specialty Products US LP, purchased substantially all of the assets and assumed certain liabilities of Northern California distributor Aura Hardwoods for $12.7 million.