National Millwork says it will open a Texas operation which it believes can generate revenues of $10-15 million in 2016, and generate an operating profit in excess of $1 million. CEO Otto Nonnenmann next will open a manufacturing facility similar to its South Florida plant to support the Southwest.
At Conestoga Wood Specialties we strive to be on the cutting-edge of design trends. Every year we analyze our sales data, which highlights our top selling wood species, points out which species are growing or declining in popularity and indicates what may be driving these trends
Wood components firm Gingrich Woodcraft, which shuttered its Ontario plant five days after employees voted to join the UNIFOR union, entered a concent order to pay its employee 35 weeks pay, beginning retroactively from August 17, the time of the closure. Owner Leon Gingrich told the Ontario Labor Relations Board he has a buyer for the business as an ongoing concern.
Asbury Moulding and Millwork recently celebrated three years of offering high-end products and superior installation for hundreds of homes and businesses in Fairfield County, Westchester County and NYC.
Linden Lumber, a sawmill located in Linden, AL, was cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for two repeated and seven serious safety and health violations. The company faces a fine of more than $43,000.
Watch as a Swedish maker crafts a hardwood baseball bat from scratch with rough sawn maple and walnut lumber. Since we are in the thick of the 2015 Major League Baseball Playoffs - with interest in the sport at an all-time high, especially with the long-suffering Chicago Cubs contending for the title - perhaps the Cubs could use a bit of walnut to warm up their bats in their series against the New York Mets.
A European technology tour is being planned by the Wood Component Manufacturers Association in conjunction with Weinig and Biesse America. The all-inclusive tour to Germany and Italy is scheduled to take place March 13-19.
At its annual fall meeting, the Wood Component Manufacturers Association announced its slate of officers for the new term. The WCMA Fall Conference and Plant Tour Event was held September 20-22 in Sherbrooke, QC.
Jeld-Wen says its recent acquisition of an innovative window systems manufacturer in Australia strengthens global product portfolio. The Aneeta window system eliminates the sash, creating a full glass field on horizontal and vertical opening windows. The acquisition follows the August acquisition of Dooria, a 200-employee Norwegian door manufacturer. Jeld-Wen is said to be weighing an IPO.