Posts Tagged ‘ expansion ’

VT Industries Expands Holstein Plant

Apr 3rd, 2024

VT Industries broke ground last month on an expansion at its architectural wood door manufacturing plant in Holstein, Iowa. “VT Industries has been proud of its continued growth within the Holstein community since my grandfather, Roger Clausen, founded the company in 1956,” says Aaron Clausen, vice president of operations for the architectural wood door division. […]

Spring has Sprung: Door and Window Manufacturers Expanding

Mar 25th, 2024

Spring is a time of growth and that’s not limited to the natural environment. Two door and window companies are in the news for their expansions this month. In Virginia, Governor Glenn Youngkin announced that Tucker Door & Trim, a distributor and manufacturer of doors, windows, and specialty millwork to the construction industry, will invest […]

Press Glass Announces Expansion of Virginia Facility

Sep 7th, 2023

Glass fabricator Press Glass Inc. will invest $155 million to expand its existing facility in Ridgeway, Va. Officials say the expansion includes a 360,000-square-foot addition, which will create 335 new jobs. Press Glass opened its Virginia facility in 2020, employing more than 300 workers. Founded in 1991, the company has 15 factories in the U.S. […]

YKK AP America Unveils Newly Expanded Design Center

Jul 6th, 2023

YKK AP America Inc. opened a newly expanded commercial and residential design center in Atlanta. The center, Studio 101, launched in 2021 with a focus on commercial architectural projects. The expansion allows YKK AP to feature a wider range of products, including residential doors and windows and a training center. Officials say the training center […]

ABI Set to Bring Window Manufacturing to Abilene

Mar 16th, 2023

An expansion by ABI Windows is expected to spur a “new industry cluster of window manufacturing” in Abilene, Texas. At least that’s the expectation of the Development Corporation of Abilene (DCOA), which approved an $8.48 million incentive package to enable the project. ABI’s expansion includes a 150,000-square-foot facility that’s valued at $42.5 million. DCOA officials […]

MFM Building Products Completes Expansion Project

Dec 20th, 2022

Earlier this month MFM Building Products, a manufacturer of a full envelope of waterproofing and weather barrier products for the building industry, finished an expansion project that began in February 2021 and added 48,000 square feet to the production area. The expansion also allowed for the acquisition of new production equipment to meet the rising […]

Woodgrain Inc. Announces $7.5M Expansion in North Carolina

Dec 8th, 2022

Woodgrain Inc. announced a $7.5 million expansion to its door-hanging operation in Rocky Mount, N.C. The development adds 225,000 square feet, while bringing 42 jobs to Nash County. Woodgrain manufactures moulding, millwork, windows, doors, door jambs and door frames, and has been family-owned and operated since 1954. Headquartered in Idaho, the company has more than […]

Masonite Announces Five New Builder/Partners for M-Pwr Smart Doors

Oct 3rd, 2022

Masonite International Corp. has announced the expansion of its M-Pwr Smart Doors home builder portfolio with the addition of five new builder partners. According to the company, its M-Pwr Smart Doors are the first residential exterior doors to integrate power, LED welcome lights, video doorbells and smart locks into the door system. “We’re thrilled to […]

President Biden Announces New Actions to Ease the Burden of Housing Costs

May 20th, 2022

Earlier this week, President Biden released a “Housing Supply Action Plan to ease the burden of housing costs over time, by boosting the supply of quality housing in every community.” According to a press release on the White House press page, the goal of the plan is to close the housing supply gap within five […]

EPA Launches ENERGY STAR Home Upgrade to Take U.S. Households into the Clean Energy Future

Feb 4th, 2022

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the launch of the ENERGY STAR Home Upgrade, a series of high-impact, efficient electric improvements that the agency says can save the average family about $500 a year on utility bills. According to the agency, this expansion of its trademark ENERGY STAR program takes a market-based approach […]