Posts Tagged ‘ Chelsea Building Products ’

Chelsea Building Products Recapitalized by Graham Partners

Jan 13th, 2016

Chelsea Building Products recently received a dividend recapitalization from its owner, Graham Partners, a private-investment firm headquartered in Newtown Square, Pa. Chelsea, which designs and manufactures vinyl door and window systems and other building products, has experienced strong performance “driven by new product introductions, significant cost savings and strategic customer acquisitions,” according to a press release […]

GlassBuild Showcases Innovation, New Products

Sep 16th, 2015

GlassBuild America

The 13th GlassBuild show kicked off on Wednesday at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta with hundreds of exhibitors and attendees flooding the show floor for a look at the latest in door and window products. Quanex’s large booth showcased several of the company’s newest products, including a full line of sealants, including the Q-Glaze […]

WeatherBarr Plant Manager ‘Billy’ Raggio Dies

Jun 9th, 2015

William Ray “Billy” Raggio, the longtime plant manager at the WeatherBarr window fabricating facility in Fort Smith, Ark., who died on April 30, is being remembered by those in the industry as a friend and a self-made man. “The sales, technical service and other staff members at Chelsea Building Products lost a friend,” said Karen […]

Chelsea Building Products Hires Lipsius, Promotes Hartman

Apr 30th, 2015

Chelsea Building Products is adding to its employee repertoire. The company announced the addition of Mark Lipsius as business development manager of specialty products. He will focus on expanding Chelsea’s customer base in that sector. A graduate of the University of Tennessee with a bachelor of arts degree in sociology, Lipsius has worked in the […]

Moreland Joins Chelsea Building Products

Dec 22nd, 2014

Chelsea Building Products has hired Morehead

Chelsea Building Products Inc., has hired Janet Moreland as customer service/product manager. As part of Chelsea’s sales and marketing department, Moreland will work with logistics, manufacturing, sales and product design to improve customer service. She will also be involved in developing a product-management function at Chelsea. According to a company statement, Moreland has more than […]

ThermoLite, Tempco Win Chelsea Edge Award

Nov 14th, 2014

Chelsea Building Products again opened the Edge Award contest to their customers for 2014 as a way they recognize their customers’ innovation and creativity in the door and window industry. The award acknowledges projects in three categories: replacement application, new construction application and multi-family/light commercial application. ThermoLite was chosen as the winner in the replacement […]

People are Buying and Industry is Delivering

Sep 12th, 2014

Quanex's C3-11300 window and door system has achieved the AW rating.

“People are buying again. That’s why we brought the equipment,” says Sarah Colberg with Witte. That’s music to the industry’s ears as it reflects that the residential market has truly rebounded. All throughout GlassBuild America, which ended yesterday in Las Vegas, the mood was positive. On the first day of the show, Diane Huybers, Windowmaker […]

Chelsea Building Products Hires Two

Jul 7th, 2014

Chelsea Building Products Inc. made two new hires last week. Tyler Skiba will join the company as the new process engineer. As part of Chelsea’s tooling department, Skiba will focus on the continued improvement of Chelsea’s PVC and composite PVC flow processing. Of Skiba’s hiring, Byron Vrabel, senior tooling manager says, “Tyler will be an […]

PA Gubernatorial Candidate Tours Chelsea Building Products’ Headquarters

Jun 24th, 2014

Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf addresses Chelsea employees during a recent visit to the company's headquarters.

Tom Wolf (D), a candidate for Pennsylvania governor, recently toured Chelsea Building Products’ headquarters in Oakmont, Pa. Chelsea officials on hand for the visit included Peter Dewil, CEO and president; Mark Ammer, director of operations and research and development; and Gary Hartman, director of marketing and new business development. “We were very happy to be […]

Chelsea Building Products Hires Stephen Kriss and Jason King

Mar 27th, 2014

Oakmont, Pa.-based Chelsea Building Products hired Stephen Kriss as a sales trainee and Jason King as business development manager for the specialty products division. As a part of Chelsea’s sales department, King will focus on increasing sales through customers and prospects by focusing on specialty building product markets as well as other fabrication distribution markets […]