Drawing on History & Embracing the Future

The story of Rehkemper and Son, Inc. is one of building success through continual innovation.

Industry News

  • Economist John Burns of John Burns Real Estate Consulting, recently shared his predictions on a rise in household formation between 2016 to 2025 that, according to his analysis, will require 1.25 million housing units to be constructed per year to accommodate it.

  • ITMA met to discuss, among many items, the new requirements surrounding electronic logging of hours. The chapter invited Luke Feld, with the Iowa Department of Transportation, to speak to the CMs regarding best practices for using ELD.

  • SBCA is pleased to announce the publication of SBCA Research Report 1304-03, which provides best practice documentation to share with specifiers, the fire service and building officials who need help with fire-resistance techniques for L-type wall assembly connections on your jobsite.

  • Component manufacturers (CMs), home builders and homeowners looking for best practices to ensure they have the most current mold facts and mold mitigation and remediation information can look to two new research reports created by SBCA.

In Memoriam

A Passionate 
Truss Innovator

Remembering Kenny Cloyd



Your Door (& Wall)
to Opportunity

Annandale Millwork is embracing
the energy code.


Workforce Development

WI CMs Work to Introduce
Students to the Industry

Student Day at BCMC is an opportunity to bring
components to life for students.