Announcements

Foundation Building Materials is pleased to announce the successful acquisition of two established building materials distributors, Ceiling & Wall Supply (CWS) and Virginia Builders Supply. Established in 1982, Ceiling & Wall Supply, a leading independent distributor of Armstrong suspended ceiling systems, drywall, steel framing, insulation and Dryvit products brings a well-established 35-year track record of delivering quality products and professional service. Through strong relationships with industry leading manufacturers, Ceiling & Wall Supply positioned itself well to meet the needs of its contractor...

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Foundation Building Materials in Evansville, Indiana recently celebrated a Grand Opening and Open House Event for customers, staff and vendors alike. The new Evansville FBM location is equipped with both a large warehouse facility for handling drywall, steel and Armstrong ceilings as well as a new tool and fastener showroom featuring industry leading brands such as Stanley Black & Decker, DeWALT, Makita, TapeTech, Stabila, Ramset, PLS Lasers, Irwin, Hyde, Surface Shields, TrimTex, Aervoe, 3M, Grabber, WalBoard, Nu-Wave and more....

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Foundation Building Materials (FBM), one of the largest specialty distributors of wallboard and suspended ceiling systems in the United States and Canada, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Gypsum Wallboard Supply, Inc. (“Gypsum Wallboard Supply”) located in Tacoma, Washington. Gypsum Wallboard Supply operates one branch and is a leading distributor of drywall, steel framings, ceilings, insulation and finishing products. “We are excited to announce our agreement with Gypsum Wallboard Supply which strengthens our market position in the...

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Foundation Building Materials, Inc. (FBM), one of the largest specialty distributors of wallboard and suspended ceiling systems in the United States and Canada, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Wallboard, Inc. with two branch locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area. Wallboard is a leading independent distributor of drywall, steel framing, insulation and finishing products primarily servicing the commercial segment as well as the multi-family segment of the residential business. “The combination with Wallboard significantly increases FBM’s...

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Foundation Building Materials (FBM), one of the largest specialty distributors of wallboard and suspended ceiling systems in the United States and Canada, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of Trident Distribution, Inc.’s Atlanta, Georgia branch location. Trident Distribution’s Atlanta branch provides mechanical insulation, materials and accessories, including pipe fabrication, for use in industrial, commercial, power, and process industry construction. “The acquisition of Trident Distribution marks FBM’s first acquisition within the attractive mechanical insulation segment since our acquisition of...

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Ruben Mendoza, President and CEO, along with many of the Foundation Building Materials (FBM) Leaders gathered in New York City on February 10, 2017 for the Initial Public Offering (IPO) of FBM Stock. Both John Gorey, Chief Financial Officer and Tom Fischbeck, Pacific Region Vice President, two of the three founding members of the Company (the third being Ruben) were also present. It was an exciting day of reflection on all of the hard work required to get to...

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Exciting times at Foundation Building Materials (FBM), today FBM announced that it has started an initial public offering of 12,800,000 shares of its common stock, all of which are being offered by the Company. The initial public offering price is expected to be between $17.00 to $19.00 per share. The Company's sole stockholder expects to grant the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 1,920,000 shares of common stock. FBM has applied to list its common stock...

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As we start another new year, we are pleased to announce the recent and successful acquisition of Dominion Interior Supply Corporation of Virginia. Dominion Interiors was started more than 30 years ago in 1985, since then the company has expanded into four full service locations including Richmond, Virginia Beach, Fredericksburg and Roanoke. Specializing in commercial acoustical ceiling distribution, Dominion Interiors has built a strong business based on exemplary service and industry leadership within the state of Virginia, while also...

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We are pleased to announce the recent and successful acquisition of United Drywall in Marietta, Georgia. This welcome addition to the Foundation Building Materials family provides added market presence in Atlanta and the surrounding areas. United Drywall started in 2003 by providing quality building materials and a high-level of service to residential contractors in the Greater Atlanta Area. Combined with the newly acquired Winroc location in Atlanta, which primarily services the commercial market, we look forward to building a...

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We at Foundation Building Materials (“FBM”) are pleased to announce the completion of the Winroc/SPI acquisition. With the completion of this transaction, FBM is better positioned than ever before to provide value-added products and services to our construction trades customers across North America. We are particularly excited about FBM’s expanded geographic footprint which now includes approximately 3,200 employees across 205 locations in 36 states across the United States and Canada. More importantly, we are now one of the largest...

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