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Cox Industries Announces Acquisition of Langdale Forest Products Assets

Addition of Langdale Further Extends Cox’s Production Platform in Southeast March 5, 2017 ORANGEBURG, SC—Cox Industries announced today that is has formally completed the acquisition of certain assets of Langdale Forest Products, one of the Southeast’s largest wood utility pole manufacturers. The acquisition includes both the purchase of Langdale production facilities in Sweetwater, TN and […]

New Treated Wood Requirements: Cox Moves "Wides" to Ground Contact Only

March 29, 2016 EFFECTIVE APRIL 1ST ALL 2X8, 2X10 AND 2X12 MATERIAL WILL BE SOLD ONLY IN GROUND CONTACT RETENTION. Recently the American Wood Protection Association (AWPA) has approved modifications to their use category system. The changes address the exact uses of pressure treated lumber in above ground and ground contact applications. As a result […]

How Safe Is Your Deck or Balcony?

Labor Day, is almost here! It’s summer’s last hurrah! Will you be having an outdoor barbecue with family and friends? If so, have you considered checking out the safety level of your deck or balcony? Let’s look at why decks fail and what you can do to prevent it. Deck and balcony failures happen in […]