CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 17, 2022
The Building Center, Inc. is announcing the acquisition of a 130,000 square-foot facility on 72 acres in Georgetown County, South Carolina. The property is serviced by CSX rail. When it is operational, the new acquisition will serve as a manufacturing facility, and lumber and distribution center for building materials for builders in North and South Carolina. The Building Center, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest independently-owned, building-materials providers. Currently operating in seven locations, the new Georgetown facility will be the company’s third roof and truss manufacturing facility.
“We are extremely excited to add this battleship of a facility to our enterprise. Our plans are to manufacture roof and floor trusses there. It will serve as a lumber and building-material distribution center to better serve our customers.” – Skip Norris, President, The Building Center, Inc.
The Building Center, Inc. leverages its sizable, regional presence to purchase and sell branded and commodity products at competitive market prices. Inventories are maintained and managed to meet the needs of individual markets, regional building practices and metro architectural trends.
“Our mission is to be our customer’s most-valued building partner. That means we have the products he or she needs on hand, trucks to deliver, and manufacturing support throughout every inch of the Carolinas.”- Skip Norris, President, The Building Center, Inc.
Founded in the Charlotte, NC metro market in 1977, The Building Center Inc., has grown into one of the largest, non-publicly traded lumber and building products dealers in the U.S. The Building Center, Inc. maintains a fleet of more than 200 vehicles to service the Carolinas, with locations in Pineville NC, Columbia SC, Rock Hill SC, Gastonia NC, Greensboro NC, Mebane NC, and Holly Hill SC.
Jill Jessee, The Building Center, Inc., 704-889-8182, JJessee@thebuildingcenterinc.com
SOURCE The Building Center, Inc.