The current volatile softwood lumber market is prompting stakeholders up and down the supply chain to take a fresh look at any and all construction method and material alternatives.
Trusses transfer load onto pre-determined bearing locations. When a bearing location doesn’t have enough capacity for the load being transferred, a designer has many alternatives.
The recently announced merger of Builders FirstSource and BMC is prompting speculation in the residential construction industry on how it will impact operations up and down the supply chain.
Earlier this year, we published the article “eBook: How to Create a Safer, Drug-Free Workplace” that explained some simple steps to follow in creating a safer work environment.
Jess Lohse has been named Executive Director for the Structural Building Components Association (SBCA), starting September 8, 2020.