Announcements

We are pleased to announce that as of November 1, 2017, FBM has acquired Del-Pro Building Supplies, Inc., located in Whitby, Ontario. Del-Pro Building Supplies has been servicing the Ontario Canada market with quality building products such as drywall, steel studs, insulation, tools and fasteners since 2012. Founders, Mark Ralston and Dylan Riendeau have a combined experience of over 45 years in the building materials industry and we are excited that both are staying on with FBM. It was their...

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Foundation Building Materials now features Tectum from Armstrong Ceiling and Wall Solutions. With over 30 years of experience in the design, support and distribution of Tectum Products, FBM Staff lead the industry when it comes to providing proven and cost-effective solutions for interior acoustic and decorative panels. Our coveted, highly-trained Wall and Ceiling Solution Experts offer product specific knowledge and expertise resulting from decades of hands-on experience. With a focus on service, support and distribution, FBM is one of the largest Armstrong Certified...

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Foundation Building Materials, one of the largest specialty distributors of wallboard, suspended ceiling systems and mechanical insulation in North America, announced on August 1, 2017 that it completed the acquisition of American Wal-Board, LLC. Founded in 1995, American Wal-Board is an independent distributor of drywall, steel framing, insulation, roofing and fireplace products. Led by a strong management team, American Wal-Board operates one branch in Tennessee and one branch in Mississippi. “Today’s announcement is another strategic acquisition for FBM,” said Ruben Mendoza,...

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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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