Industry News

A pair of reports released last month contain recommendations and case studies aimed at helping city leaders craft policies for the buildings sector.

2016 was a record year for materials manufacturer Covestro.  With greater capacity utilization across its plants, adjusted EBITDA surged by 22.7% above the 2015 figure to EUR 2.0 billion.

Johns Manville announced its JM Corbond® oc SPF has met requirements for application without a prescriptive ignition barrier in sealed unoccupied attics for commercial and residential projects.

BCMC 2017 is committed to “Raise the Stakes” and 28 exhibitors have already contracted to join us in Omaha. Exhibit space sales are up 60% over last year promising this will be the biggest, most innovative show floors in a decade.

SBCRI renewed its ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board (ANAB) accreditation certificate January 4, 2017 and expanded its scope to cover 42 standards, specifications, methods, concepts and related testing techniques.

MiTek announced today that it has launched a new USP Adhesive Anchor Design program.

A new report from Fitch Ratings suggests that Texas is one of a dozen states where home prices are not only unsustainable, they’re overheating.

​Officials say that a fire at Curtis Lumber could have been more of a disaster if firefighters had not already been familiar with the vast, inter-connected building complex.

The price of softwood lumber rose in February by 4.8%. The increase was the biggest in four years and largely, if not completely, due to the ongoing softwood lumber trade dispute between the U.S. and Canada.