Industry Announcements

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!

Optimize to Make Components More Profitable

The next SBCA Annual Workshop, The QUESTION: To Optimize or Not?, will be held on Tuesday, February 11 at 1:00 p.m. Central.

BlueLinx Appoints New President & CEO

BlueLinx Holdings, Inc. has a new president and CEO in Mitchell Lewis, who will be leading the company effective Jan. 20.

Framers to Host Event During Builders' Show

The National Framers Council will host their next event during the NAHB’s International Builders' Show in Las Vegas on Wednesday, February 5, 2014. 

Homebuilder's Forecast 25% Increase in Starts

The prospects for home building in 2014 are bright. NAHB is forecasting a nearly 25% gain in total housing starts, with a 32% pickup in single-family construction. 

Industry Legend Douthit Surpassed by Weaver

Staton Douthit is a legend in the structural components industry.  Yet, he has just been surpassed. 

Industry is 'Standing Strong and Gearing Up for Growth'

In 2014, BCMC is Standing Strong and Gearing Up for Growth as we introduce you to new, innovative trends in the structural components industry.

Combustible Dust Training Now in Spanish

You can be better prepared for an OSHA inspection by implementing this housekeeping program which gathers together industry best practices in order to meet OSHA’s standard. 

Armstrong Appointed as New Head of SIPA

The Structural Insulated Panel Association (SIPA) appointed Jack Armstrong as the association’s new Executive Director.