Industry Announcements

Mr. Sheldon Ross Sloan, age 82, passed away on January 7, 2019 at the Masonic Care Community with his family by his side.Ross founded the truss manufacturing company S.R. Sloan, Incorporated, in 1960.

After initial conversations among the TPI members regarding this initiative, TPI hopes to bring in more stakeholders and voices into the discussion. Software providers have expressed both concern and support for the initiative.

Jess Lohse has agreed to join Qualtim staff on a part-time basis to engage on SBCA projects and provide a Component Manufacturer (CM) outlook on SBC Magazine and Industry News articles.

The SBCA Board of Directors and members of its Emerging Leaders Committee are pleased to announce two recipients of the 2019 Emerging Leaders Scholarship.

BMC Stock Holdings, a provider of diversified lumber and building materials and solutions to builders and professional remodelers, announced key appointments to its leadership team.

Matt Grossman is the plant foreman of American Pride Builders, LLC, a framing company based in Ridgeland, South Carolina. The company is part of the turnkey construction operation his family owns, which also includes a component manufacturing company.

Below are the top 20 most read SBC Industry News headlines of 2018. Not surprisingly, the top stories dealt with lumber costs, market disruptors like Katerra and Entekra, and the floor collapse at Clemson University.

The Wendricks Truss Company of Hermansville recently signed up to take part in a rather unique contest.

A military veteran is much closer to receiving a brand new, mortgage-free home.

Alpine announces the availability of IntelliVIEW software suite version 18.02.00, highlighting new designer efficiency tools and competitive engineering features, building on a history of engineering excellence in the industry’s most powerful component design and management software.