SUNBELT FOREST PRODUCTS ADDS PRESSURE TREATED WOOD FACILITY

Acquisition of Plant Will Allow Market Expansion and Continued Growth

 BARTOW, FL, June 14, 2016 –Sunbelt Forest Products of Bartow, Florida has announced the purchase of a pressure treated wood facility in Athens, AL from Georgia-Pacific (GP).

Sunbelt is one of the largest pressure treaters in the Southeast, with plants in Bartow, Florida, Rockledge, Florida, and Louisville, Alabama. The acquisition will increase the company’s manufacturing capabilities to over 600 million board feet of pressure treated wood a year.

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AWPA U1 Standard Revisions Appealed Due To Lack of Data and Data Omission

Sunbelt Forest Products Appeals AWPA U1 Standard Revisions; Requests Changes Be Rescinded

 

BARTOW, FL, May 31, 2016 – Sunbelt Forest Products has announced that it will be filing, this week, an appeal of the American Wood Protection Association’s (AWPA’s) recent revisions to the U1 standard for above ground outdoor wood applications. The revision recommends the use of ground contact lumber for outdoor structure components that are “difficult to maintain, repair or replace and are critical to the performance and safety of the entire system construction.”

 

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AWPA Reaffirms Efficacy of Above Ground Treatment Standards For Outdoor Uses

AWPA Reaffirms Efficacy of Above Ground Treatment Standards For Outdoor Uses

AWPA Reaffirms Efficacy of Above Ground Treatment Standards For Outdoor Uses

Organization Clarifies Standards for Outdoor Wood Applications

BARTOW, FL, May 16, 2016 – Sunbelt Forest Products is pleased to announce that the American Wood Protection Association (AWPA) has reaffirmed Ecolife and Copper Azole Type C (CAC) as effective treatments for use with above ground outdoor wood applications including joists and beams.

“The recent modifications to the AWPA standards for treated wood components considered ‘difficult to replace’ had caused some confusion in the industry,” said Ken DelleDonne,

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SUNBELT FOREST PRODUCTS ADDS PRESSURE TREATED WOOD FACILITIES

BARTOW, FL, November 5, 2015 –Sunbelt Forest Products of Bartow, Florida, a wholly owned subsidiary of PalletOne, Inc., has announced the purchase of two pressure treated wood facilities from Southeast Wood Treating of Montgomery, Alabama.

Sunbelt is already one of the largest pressure treaters in the Southeast, and its pressure treated wood plant in Bartow, Florida, is currently operating close to capacity. The two additional plants, located in Rockledge, Florida, and Louisville, Alabama,

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Sunbelt Forest Products Announces New Colored Product Line

Sunbelt Forest Products announced today the introduction of a new line of pre-colored pressure-treated decking with Ecolife stabilizing wood preservative. A colorant system added during the pressure-treatment process gives the real wood decking a rich brown color. This 5/4″ x 6″ premium grade, radius-edged pine decking is available in a variety of lengths, offering customers a new, lower-cost alternative to composite decking.

“We know consumers love real wood, but some folks shy away from it because of concerns about weathering and maintenance,”

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Pressure-Treated Decking from Sunbelt Forest Products Headed to Mexico

Wood products pressure treated by Sunbelt Forest Products Corporation in Bartow, Florida, will soon be under the feet of tourists in Mexico as a result of a recent deal with Sunbelt customer Southern Pine Lumber. Sunbelt’s exclusive brand of pressure treated wood decking, Tropical Decking, is destined for the popular tourist attraction Dolphin Discovery in Isla Mujeres, Mexico, just a boat ride away from the resort area of Cancun.

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