Industry Announcements

SPIB President Jim Loy Passes Unexpectedly

Jim Loy, 65, President of SPIB, passed away suddenly Saturday, May 4, 2013

Newly Revised BCSI Now Available

SBCA is pleased to announce the newly revised BCSI is now available.

Simpson's 1Q Sales Down on European Drop

Pleasanton, Calif.-based Simpson Manufacturing Co. reported net sales for the first quarter ended March 31 decreased 2.6% to $154.5 million. 

Cascade Celebrates 60 Years

Cascade, Iowa-based Cascade Lumber Company, a family-owned and operated retail lumberyard, is celebrating its 60th year of operation in 2013.

Homebuilders Host Webinar on Alternative Structural Sheathing

This webinar focuses on real-world solutions for building homes with walls that are strong, moisture resistant, and green.

SBCA's Steps for Floor Truss Equivalency Approval per Ohio Building Code

The following step-by-step plan is for component manufacturers to use in gaining approval for the use of floor trusses as equivalent to 2x10 floor joists as they would normally be used.

SBCA Finalizes Steps to Counter Ohio Floor Truss Ban

The following step-by-step plan is for component manufacturers to use in gaining approval for the use of floor trusses as equivalent to 2x10 floor joists as they would normally be used.

Top 10 1Q Industry News Articles

The following are the top ten most read SBC Industry News articles of the first quarter of 2013.

 

ASCE Hosts Truss Repair Seminar

There really is no such thing as a standard repair, especially when one considers the almost limitless number of profiles and configurations that wood trusses can be designed for in today’s marketplace.

Top 10 Benefits of Exhibiting at BCMC

Reserve your booth for BCMC before the price increases, discount pricing for exhibitors expires on May 1.