Business

This spring, Shelter Systems Limited of Westminster, Maryland, unveiled a new 360⁰ virtual reality (VR) plant tour. Jason Hikel, Shelter’s Systems IT Director, is excited about the ways they can use the video to promote their company.

DowDuPont Inc. today announced that it has completed the separation of its Materials Science Division through the spin-off of Dow Inc. Dow begins "regular way" trading tomorrow on the NYSE under the symbol "DOW."

Sunroc Building Materials, a construction and building materials company serving Utah and Idaho, announced it has acaquired Willard, Utah-based truss manufacturer, Sierra Truss, bolstering Sunroc's truss production capacity in Northern Utah.

US LBM Holdings, LLC ("US LBM"), a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, has acquired Bailey Lumber & Supply, a distributor with six locations in Mississippi, and  BM Windows of Las Vegas. 

Building owners, architects, roofing consultants and contractors now have a new go-to means of addressing reflectivity codes across North America thanks to a joint effort between SOPREMA and 3M.

Kingspan Insulation LLC, a leading manufacturer in energy efficiency and moisture management products, has announced its new King for a Day Sweepstakes.

Building Component Industry Veteran Ray Almonte recently celebrated 40 years of outstanding service. Based in Alpine's Fort Lauderdale, Florida office, he started in the industry in 1971 as a draftsman with Gang-Nail in Miami.

On March 7, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its latest notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on overtime, which updates the salary threshold according to which workers are entitled to overtime compensation.

San Diego-based offsite modular home builder Dvele raised $14 million in Series A funding, with a big push of support from real-estate investment company Crescent Real Estate LLC.

Conifex Timber Inc. has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with certain subsidiaries of Canwel Building Materials Group Ltd. for the sale of Lignum Forest Products LLP.