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August 7, 2014

Dallas-based Builders FirstSource purchased Truss Rite, marking the company's third acquisition of the summer.

September 20, 2011

Simpson Strong-Tie will begin supplying software systems and truss plates to the U.S. component industry, the company has announced. Mike Bugbee, a 30-year veteran of the company, will lead the new division.

Simpson Strong-Tie has already developed many products that have helped expand the innovative use of trusses in light-frame design, so offering software and truss plates is a natural progression for the company, it said. 

July 5, 2011

EcoBlu, a manufacturer of treated lumber, has announced the formation of a new business called E Build &Truss. Located on several acres in Oceanside, a Southern California beach town near the company’s headquarters in Vista, the facility will offer full turnkey products and services to production builders including Red Shield lumber, labor and truss packages. The business will also be able to produce pre-fabricated house packages.

July 5, 2011

EcoBlu Products has been awarded a contract to supply Red Shield coated lumber and trusses for 88 home developments being built in Ontario, Calif. 

Frame Right Construction was awarded the framing contract with the inclusion of Red Shield lumber and truss package for all 88 homes. These two-story homes range from 1828 to 2054 square feet and the contract represents 88 out of a potential 110 lots left to be built. The contract is in excess of $1 million in gross revenues for all 88 homes, with 3 models shipping immediately. 

December 6, 2010

ProBuild Holdings, which confirmed last Friday that it was closing 20 of its units across...

ProBuild Holdings, which confirmed last Friday that it was closing 20 of its units across the nation, announced 16 of the locations late Monday. The closures include lumber yards, component facilities, gypsum yards, and millwork facilities in both large and small markets, the Denver-based company said.

March 6, 2008

Kingston, N.Y.-based Northeast Panel & Truss is a full service manufacturer of truss and wall...

January 16, 2008

The Alabama truss manufacturer will open a second location in an Ozark industrial park....

November 15, 2007

Sofiparts had assets of 24.5 million British pounds (US$53.5 million), with total sales of US$177.6...

August 26, 2007

Acquisitions, new growth. Builders FirstSource has acquired Bama Truss and Components, a Shelby, Ala., maker...

August 14, 2007

Pro-Build will build a “robotic” truss manufacturing facility, the first of its kind in the...

August 1, 2007

The acquisition will add steel roof trusses to the Builders FirstSource product array....

July 15, 2007