Press Releases

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, has earned the homebuilding industry’s most coveted award — the “Partners of Choice” award, conferring highest honors for both quality and service — for the 15th consecutive year from David Weekley Homes, the nation’s largest privately-held home builder.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited two contractors – Enerfab Process Solutions & Fabricated Products Inc. and Industrial Services Group Inc. – for exposing employees to fall hazards after a fatal injury at a Delaware Port of Wilmington worksite in January 2019.

The Truss Plate Institute (TPI), the leading provider of truss engineering information for the construction industry, formally announced via ANSI’s Standards Action published 8/23/2019 the initiation of the process to revise/reaffirm the industry standard, ANSI/TPI 1-2014, National Design Standard for Metal Plate Connected Wood Truss Construction.

Builders FirstSource, Inc. reported its results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2019.

Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, hosted 32 Simpson Strong-Tie®Student Scholarship Program award recipients from universities across the country as part of its new fellowship program.

BMC Stock Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of diversified lumber and building materials and solutions to new construction builders and professional remodelers in the U.S., announced that it has acquired Kingston Lumber, a leading supplier of building materials to custom builders and professional remodelers in Kingston, Washington.

A Silicon Valley-based construction startup has hired a former oil-industry chief executive, a sign that its rapid growth is starting to attract prominent talent from other industries.

DuPont Performance Building Solutions (PBS), a global business unit of DuPont, announced that it has once again received the “A,A” Partners of Choice Award from David Weekley Homes, the home building industry’s gold standard for recognizing world-class performance.

Over 110 attendees have registered for SBCA’s Open Quarterly Meeting (OQM) in Savannah, Georgia, this week. 

According to Simpson, one of its most viewed videos of 2019 is the one below featuring their new Quik Stik that provides a better way for framers to handle truss connections.

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