Business

Atlanta-based U.S. Lumber is set to acquire Alexandria Moulding, a Canadian-based company and one of the largest companies in North America providing molding and other products to LBM dealers.

Nine months after a fire destroyed Tolko’s Lakeview Division sawmill in Williams Lake the company said it hopes to resume full production by February 2019.

SOPREMA Inc., a leading manufacturer of roofing, waterproofing, wall protection and civil engineering waterproofing solutions, has announced the acquisition of DERBIGUM Americas Inc.—the U.S. division of DERBIGUM, a Belgian roofing solutions provider.

The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday proposed tax regulations for a new 20 percent income tax deduction for owners of businesses organized as pass-through entities, including rules to prevent the measure from becoming a tax loophole for wealthy Americans.

What makes Katerra’s approach different from other building material suppliers? One builder customer provides some perspective.

RISI, Inc., a leading information provider for the global forest products industry, announced today that its parent company, Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, has acquired Random Lengths, a leading price reporting agency for the wood products industry. 

Builders FirstSource (BFS), the industry’s largest supplier of building products, saw a significant increase in net sales in the second quarter. However, like many others in this industry, they struggled to keep up with their costs an saw a dip in their overall gross margins.

Foundation Building Materials, Inc., one of the largest specialty distributors of wallboard, suspended ceiling systems and mechanical insulation in North America, announced today that it has acquired Ciesco, Inc. and Commercial Specialty Supply LLC

BMC Stock Holdings, Inc., one of the leading providers of diversified building products, services and innovative solutions in the U.S. residential construction market, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018. 

Canfor Corporation says it paid $51.7 million in countervailing duties in the second quarter, the result of U.S. tariffs that went into force in 2017.