Industry News

Industry News

Habitat for Humanity Names Simpson Strong-Tie VP to its Board

Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley named Annie Kao, Simpson Strong-Tie VP of engineering, to its board of directors for the term of July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2024.

FastenMaster and Colorado Builder Help Host Deck Training Day

FastenMaster has recently teamed with Colorado-based deck builder O’Keefe Built Inc. and BuildStrong Academy of Colorado to host a day-long, 10-step deck building training session for individuals interested in learning about the industry.

MoistureShield Expands Partnership with BlueLinx in Texas

MoistureShield, an Oldcastle APG brand, announced its agreement with BlueLinx, a leading U.S. wholesale distributor of residential and commercial building products, to expand its position in Texas.

Fiberon Launches Enhanced Website

Fiberon has launched an updated website, which features greater accessibility to product information, digital tools and inspiration for builders.

Envision Outdoor Living Hires New Director of Manufacturing

Envision Outdoor Living Products, a leading manufacturer of high-performance composite decking, railings, and accessories, has hired Doug Jerry as director of manufacturing.

Weyerhaeuser Expands AZEK and TimberTech Southeast Distribution

Weyerhaeuser Distribution is extending its footprint of AZEK Building Products to three new markets: Atlanta, GA.; Jacksonville, FL.; and Charlotte, N.C. With the expansion, Weyerhaeuser will carry AZEK products at 17 distribution centers across the U.S.

ICC-ES Issues Steel Listing Report to New Millennium

The ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES) issued New Millennium Building Systems its first listing report to CSA S136 for its design of cold-formed steel structural members.

SPAX Fastener Parent Company Hires Structural Engineer

Altenloh, Brinck & Co. US, Inc., manufacturer of SPAX engineered fasteners, has hired Loren Ross as a structural engineer for wood frame constructions.

Fiberon’s Parent Company Announces Key Personnel Changes

Fortune Brands, the parent company of wood-alternative decking, railing, and fencing manufacturer Fiberon, has announced key organization and leadership changes.

Trex Cuts 150 Employees

Trex cut more than 150 workers company-wide as a protective measure in the event the economy experiences a downturn.

Versatex Names New D.C.-Area Rep

Jonathan McGoran has been named the Maryland-D.C.-Northern Virginia region rep for Versatex.

Viewrail Adds New Stair and Railing Products

Viewrail, who specializes in stairs and railing, announced three new product additions: the Cantilever tread system, the LED Quick Slide Handrail, and the Non-Combustible Tread.