Foundation Building Materials recently announced the acquisition of the specialty building products division of Irwin Builders Supply Corporation located in Irwin, Pennsylvania. Irwin, a well-established building supply company, has been providing a broad range of building products including drywall, metal studs, ceiling and wall systems, insulation and other complementary products to the local professional contractor market since 1949.
“We are pleased to reach an agreement with Irwin and welcome their experienced team to FBM. Irwin has built a great reputation over its 70 year history and provides FBM with an expanded footprint and leading market position in the attractive Pittsburgh metro area,” said Ruben Mendoza, FBM’s Chief Executive Officer. “This represents another great example of FBM’s ability to identify and acquire businesses that will allow us to better service customers in the local
market, increase the available product offering and quickly leverage the scale benefits of our broad platform. We will continue to capitalize on other opportunities that enhance FBM’s position as a leading specialty building products distributor.”