Industry Announcements

CM Responds to Random Lengths Article About Truss Plants

We talked with Clearspan Components' Dan Holland to discuss his thoughts on a recent article published in Random Lengths entitled, "Truss Plants Use SYP #2 2x4 to Meet New Requirements." 

Industry Mourns Loss of Randy Bergeron

The industry mourns the passing of Randy 'Buzz' Bergeron, owner of Century Truss (MI).

BCMC Attendance Continues to Rise, Build Recipient Surprise

BCMC attendee registrations continue to flow in, here are the latest announcements regarding the BCMC Show in San Antonio, TX, October 8-10, 2013.

Framers Eager to Talk with Manufacturers

Anyone interested in engaging in the National Framing Council is welcome to attend a meeting that will take place at the conclusion of BCMC, on Thursday, October 10 at 1:00 p.m. in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, in San Antonio, TX.

CM Workforce Efforts Bolstered by 4Ward Consulting

SBCA is pleased to announce that 4Ward Consulting Group (4Ward), headed by former SBCA President Ben Hershey, has joined SBCA Consulting Services. 

T-R-U-S-S Your Way to Cash

BCMC is excited about offering a fun, new event happening this year in San Antonio! We will have a basketball court on the show floor and will have several opportunities for attendees who want to compete for some cash.

BCMC Exhibitors' Latest Announcements

As BCMC 2013 rapidly approaches, SBC Industry News wants to make component manufacturers aware of the latest news regarding supplier companies who will be exhibiting at the show this year.

Framers & Manufacturers Form the National Framers Council

In June of 2013 a small group of framers and component manufacturers met to discuss mutual goals within the framing industry, out of that meeting the National Framers Council was formed.

Simpson Unveils New Shearwall Product

Simpson Strong-Tie introduces the Strong-Wall® SB shearwall, a prefabricated wood shearwall offering enhanced design flexibility and greater lateral-force resistance for a broad range of applications, including narrow and tall wall spaces.

These Component Manufacturers are Reaching Out

Component manufacturers across the country are taking advantage of opportunities to reach out to fire service officials, building officials, framers, customers and the government to share information about the structural components industry.