Posts Tagged ‘ Quanex ’

Quanex Sponsors Fenestration Day

Mar 1st, 2012

Quanex Building Products will serve as one of the sponsors of Fenestration Day™ 2012, which is set to take place April 12 at the El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio, Texas, where it will be co-located with Glass TEXpo™. In its third year, the event continues to grow with new seminars, speakers and sponsors. [...]

Quanex to Close Kentucky Plant; Restructure IG Operations

Nov 7th, 2011

Quanex Building Products Corp. in Houston will close its Barbourville, Ky., location and let go approximately 200 employees, said George L. Wilson, general manager of Quanex Insulating Glass Systems. The Barbourville plant and the Cambridge, Ohio, plant produce warm-edge spacer products, and the equipment used to manufacture the company’s single-seal spacer system in the Barbourville [...]

Quanex Adds to Board of Directors

Nov 1st, 2011

Quanex Building Products Corp. has elected Robert R. “Bob” Buck to serve on its board of directors, effective November 15. Buck, 63, is executive chairman and retired chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. Along with roofing products, Beacon distributes other building related products including siding, windows and waterproofing systems. Prior [...]

Quanex Sales are Up in Third Quarter

Aug 30th, 2011

Quanex Building Products released its third-quarter financial results and says net sales were $252.4 million, 12 percent higher than a year ago, due primarily to the acquisition of Edgetech. The company reported diluted earnings from continuing operations of $0.24 per share, which included $0.01 per share from Edgetech’s results. The $0.24 per share also included [...]

April 2011 Newscast

Apr 8th, 2011

Fenestration Day, sponsored by DWM magazine, concluded yesterday in Indianapolis, and attendees say they learned a great deal through the five informative sessions held. Stay tuned to for more news from the show.

Quanex Announces Management Changes Resulting from Edgetech Acquisition

Apr 7th, 2011

Quanex Building Products has announced several management changes in its Engineered Products Group (EPG), effective today. These changes are the result of Quanex’s acquisition of Edgetech on April 1, 2011. August (Gus) J. Coppola will assume the role of senior vice president, corporate development, reporting to David D. Petratis, chairman and chief executive officer of [...]

Quanex/Edgetech Deal Close to Complete

Mar 14th, 2011

Quanex Building Products Corp. has announced that it plans to close its acquisition of Edgetech I.G. Inc. on or before April 1. Quanex received the applicable government approvals, and as previously announced, the $107 million purchase will be an all-cash transaction. Edgetech is headquartered in Cambridge, Ohio, and has three manufacturing facilities (in the United [...]