Industry Announcements

Richard Nesbit, 0wner of Nesbit Enterprises, Truss Design and Consultation in Pennsylvania and Texas, passed away on August 4, 2017.

Bradford J. Ream, 66, entered into rest Friday June 16, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Margaret R. (Barr) Ream for 45 years.

The top ten most read SBC Industry News headlines of the second quarter of 2017 concerned everything from the impacts of the current softwood lumber trade dispute with Canada to new products on the market.

SBC Magazine has received a lot of interest and comments from readers concerning the article we published on Sunday, July 9, “Possible 'Handshake Agreement'' Reached in U.S.-Canada Lumber Dispute.”

We would like to draw your attention to the request for nominations of the SBCA Hall of Fame, Dick Bowman Industry Enthusiast, SBC Industry Leadership Awards and the Dwight Hikel Humanitarian Award, which was created this year. 

SBC Magazine (SBC) was recently referenced inaccurately as the source of information originally published by a different media outlet.

Colonel Charles Emil Dixon, Jr., United States Army, Retired, was born on December 13, 1926.

Charles Dixon was born on December 23, 1926 and passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.

SBCA members gathered in Baltimore earlier this month for a packed few days of lobbying, learning, business and banter.

MiTek Industries, Inc. today introduces the MatchPoint DirectDrive system. The MatchPoint DirectDrive system complements the MiTek’s MatchPoint BLADE wood processing system