Industry Announcements

Discuss the Future of the Components Industry

It’s not too late to register for the upcoming SBCA Open Quarterly Meetings March 3-5 in Tucson, Arizona. 

BCMC Exhibitor Registration Now Open!

Exhibitor registration is now open for the 2014 Building Component Manufacturer’s Conference (BCMC) in Charlotte, NC October 7-10th!

NFC Aims to Reduce Regulatory Ambiguity by Establishing Best Practices

The National Framers Council (NFC) is aiming to level the playing field for all framers.

SFPA President Unexpectedly Resigns

The Executive Committee of the Southern Forest Products Association announced Friday that Stephen P. Conwell will be stepping down as President, effective immediately.

Capital Area Golf Outing to Benefit BCMC Build

Please join us for the Capital Area Golf Tournament, held in conjunction with the SBC Legislative Conference on Tuesday, May 6 at the Fort Belvoir Gunston Golf Course in Fort Belvoir, VA. 

Windsor Building Systems Fire Destroys Warehouse

Last week, a fire broke out at Windsor Building Systems, a business that builds decking and wall panels in Madison, WI.

Industry Testing Report: Top-Chord Bearing of Parallel Chord Trusses

At the forefront of the SBC Industry Testing Task group's work is the top-chord bearing of parallel chord trusses testing project; there are two additional projects have also progressed.

CBS' Survivor Winner has Ties to Truss Industry

Tyson Apostol, the skinny, long-haired "Survivor" veteran who emerged as the front-runner several weeks ago, is $1 million richer after winning most of the jury votes.

NASCAR Races During BCMC Week Announced

BCMC week promises to be filled with heart-pumping excitement, but it doesn’t have to end with the close of the show floor, stick around for races at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. 

New Truss Technicians? Great Training Here!

Now is the time to train your truss designers, because an updated version of SBCA's Online Truss Technician Training (TTT) Level I Course is available!