Posts Tagged ‘ Quanex Building Products ’

Ohio Governor Tours Quanex Facility

Sep 24th, 2012


Quanex Building Products welcomed Ohio Gov. John R. Kasich to tour its newly renovated facility in Cambridge, Ohio, last Friday, which is now the central hub for the company’s insulating glass spacer system production. Quanex officials say they have added 150 new jobs in Cambridge over the past six months. Also in attendance was Tom [...]

Quanex Building Products Names Ketelaar as New Vice President

Sep 21st, 2012


Quanex Building Products Corp. welcomes Marty Ketelaar as its new vice president of investor relations. Ketelaar’s key responsibility will be to continue quality analyst relations cultivated under the leadership of Jeff Galow. Galow will be retiring later this year, according to the company. “I would like to thank Jeff for the outstanding job he has [...]

Las Vegas Show Displays Product Variety

Sep 17th, 2012

Truth now has a variety of door products to complement its casement products.

 Customers looking for new products at GlassBuild America, which took place last week in Las Vegas, didn’t have a problem finding a variety of options to meet their needs. From window systems to components, exhibitors had plenty to showcase. Quanex Building Products had a large variety of products on display including its EcoBlend, which Mark [...]

GlassBuild Day One

Sep 13th, 2012

Here at GlassBuild America, our editors focus on the products and news of the day but sometimes what is most interesting is the conversations, a look at the trends and, of course, the people. Here are some of my thoughts from day one. Vinyl penetrating into the commercial market. I talked to two CEOS at [...]

Quanex Celebrates Re-Branding Efforts

Aug 31st, 2012


Quanex Building Products held an event at its plant in Cambridge, Ohio, recently, to celebrate the fact that it has brought all of its business units under one brand name. The company celebrated its branding effort by gathering employees at each of the 20 offices and facilities worldwide. At the Cambridge facility, more than 300 [...]

Quanex Building Products Adds to Customer Service Team

May 3rd, 2012

Quanex Building Products Corp. of Houston has appointed Karin Emery as customer service manager for the company’s window and door systems group, and Tonya McDonald and Tina Bailey as customer service representatives for the IG systems group. Based in Kent, Wash., Emery will lead Quanex’s window and door systems group’s customer service departments in Kent, [...]

Experts Provide Updates on Green Claims and Certification Programs

Apr 12th, 2012

Fenestration Day attendees received first-hand knowledge on green industry information this morning. Arlene Stewart with AZS Consulting, who is known as an energy expert in the industry, talked to attendees about what to do when it comes to making green claims. She was followed by Tracy Rogers with Quanex Building Products and a member of [...]

Guest Blog: It’s Time to Talk Safety

Apr 3rd, 2012

As the weather gets warmer, our minds not only turn toward the industry’s busy season, but also toward spring cleaning, playing golf, barbecues, graduation parties and family vacations. Without a doubt, we are ready to put on shorts, open the windows and finally let in some fresh air. But, as the windows open, so does [...]

Truseal to Provide Uninterrupted Service After Storm Damage; Customers Asked to give Six Days Lead time

Mar 21st, 2012

Officials at Quanex Building Products Corp. of Houston announced today that power and phone lines at its Truseal Technologies plant in Barbourville, Ky., were restored as of Monday. The facility, which was damaged by severe weather last Friday, has resumed shipping finished goods and there will be no interruption in service. “With a strong inventory [...]

Louisiana-Pacific Names Curt Stevens as New CEO

Mar 19th, 2012

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP) appointed Curt Stevens to succeed Rick Frost as LP CEO effective May 4, 2012. Frost, who has served as CEO since 2004, will retire from LP May 31, 2012. During the period from May 4 through May 31, Frost will remain with Louisiana-Pacific to aid in the transition. “The board of directors [...]