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Vecoplan Midwest, LLC, a subsidiary of Vecoplan LLC, has established a program to help organizations that are handling the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The BCMC Committee and staff remain committed to hosting an excellent BCMC. We look forward to helping everyone in the component manufacturing industry “Sharpen Your Vision” at BCMC 2020.

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On Friday, May 1, members of the National Framers Council (NFC) Steering Committee met with a group of general contractors (GCs) to discuss forming an industry alliance to establish a standard approach to infectious disease response and preparedness in the wake of the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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Recent events have created a lot of attention around truss manufacturers’ internal quality control processes and the monitoring of those processes by third-party quality assurance inspection agencies.

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Simpson Strong-Tie, the leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, has expanded its product line of RTUD ratcheting take-up devices with products redesigned specifically for 7/8"- and 1"-diameter threaded rod.

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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused BCMC to reschedule their 2020 event to Columbus, Ohio, and move forward a week to September 29-October 2.

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Since March 18, SBC Magazine has conducted a weekly online survey of component manufacturers (CMs), intent on tracking the impact of the COVID-19 Coronavirus on the industry.

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Construction spending during March 2020 was estimated at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1,360.5 billion, 0.9% above the revised February estimate of $1,348.4 billion.

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Blenker Building Systems strives for efficiency not only through vertical integration of their manufacturing process, but also in their investment of technology, which Jason says is imperative for keeping people in the industry longer. 

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After four weeks of plunging new home sales, transactions have roughly doubled in the last two.

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Have you ever wanted to attend one of SBCA’s Open Quarterly Meetings (OQMs), but were reluctant to invest time and money before actually knowing the benefits?

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Pro Sales recently surveyed 130 LBM Dealers (April 3-9) throughout the country to ask how they have been disrupted due to COVID-19 and actions they’ve taken as a response.

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Simpson Manufacturing Co, the parent company of Simpson Strong-Tie reported Q1 2020 sales of $283.7 million, an increase of 9.4% over Q1 2019. 

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David Kircher will join the SBCRI team on May 4 as an addition to its code compliance, 3rd party, special inspection and engineering group.

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In the worldwide race for a vaccine to stop the coronavirus, the laboratory sprinting fastest is at Oxford University.