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Fibrebond Completes Purchase of New Production Facility
Thursday, March 20, 2014

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond has completed the purchase of an 187,000-square-foot production facility once operated by International Paper and Temple-Inland. With the acquisition of the new facility, Fibrebond will have more than 500,000 square feet of production space on 180 contiguous acres in Minden. Click here to see the full press release

Gov. Jindal and Fibrebond CEO Todd Walker Announce Louisiana Manufacturing Expansion to Create 460 New Direct and Indirect Jobs
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

MINDEN, La. – Governor Bobby Jindal and Fibrebond Corp. President and CEO Todd Walker announced Monday the company will create 225 new direct jobs after acquiring a dormant container mill adjacent to Fibrebond’s existing manufacturing site. Fibrebond is making $6.0 million capital investment to purchase and renovate a 180,000-square-foot forest products mill once operated by International Paper and Temple-Inland. Click here to see the press release. or Click here to view the photos from the announcement.

Correctional News - Precast Spotlight July-August 2013
Wednesday, July 31, 2013

MINDEN, La. – The Justin Sollohub Juvenille Justice Facility in Anniston, Ala., was one of three projects featured in the July/August issue of Correctional News for the publication’s Precast Spotlight. Fibrebond was the precaster selected for the project and provided 16 four-inmate cells for the City of Anniston’s new jail. Click here to see the article.

West Brook High School Addition Earns Honorable Mention in 2012 PCI Design Awards
Monday, August 6, 2012

MINDEN, La. – A 16,434 square foot addition to West Brook High School in Beaumont, TX, has been selected as an honorable mention in the Best Schools category in the 2012 PCI Design Awards Program by a panel of jurors.

Fibrebond Sponsors Webster Parish School Board’s Back-to-School Bash
Tuesday, August 14, 2012

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond Corporation sponsored and donated school supplies to the Webster Parish School Board’s 4th Annual Back-to-School Bash on Aug.6. Throughout the month of July, Fibrebond and other local organizations collected school supplies to contribute to the cause.

West Brook High School Addition Earns Honorable Mention in 2012 PCI Design Awards
Monday, August 6, 2012

MINDEN, La. – A 16,434 square foot addition to West Brook High School in Beaumont, TX, has been selected as an honorable mention in the Best Schools category in the 2012 PCI Design Awards Program by a panel of jurors.

Those credited for the award include James Harrison and Gary Hale, of Harrison Kornberg Architects; Frank Raley, of Raley & Associates; Dr. Carrol Thomas, of Beaumont Independent School District; and Fibrebond Corporation. 

Fibrebond Names Bo Hanley as Director of Field Services and Quality
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Fibrebond welcomes Bo Hanley as the Director of Field Services and Quality. Hanley joined Fibrebond in March 1993 and most recently served as the Director of Quality Assurance. In his new role, he will continue to manage quality operations for Fibrebond and oversee the Field Services department.

Fibrebond Erects 22 Modules for Webster Parish School
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond Corporation, a Webster Parish-based construction and manufacturing company, erected a 22 module classroom addition on Aug. 3-5 at J.A. Phillips Middle School in Minden. The 5,804sf addition, constructed using precast concrete modules, includes 4 classrooms, 2 restrooms, 2 teacher work rooms and 2 faculty restrooms. The project was approved by the Webster Parish School Board on May 16, and the district opted to use Fibrebond's construction method because it was cost effective and allowed for the project to be completed in a timely manner.

Fibrebond Donates to Wester Parish Back-to-School Bash
Thursday, August 4, 2011

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond Corporation is sponsoring the Webster Parish School Board's third annual Back-to-School Bash on Aug. 8 at the Minden Civic Center. Leading up to the event, Fibrebond employees donated school supplies for the "Pack the Bus" Campaign, held July 29.

Fibrebond Offloads 27 Modules for Nye County
Tuesday, July 19, 2011

PAHRUMP, Nev. – Fibrebond recently offloaded 27 precast concrete twin cell modules for Nye County Jail in Pahrump, Nevada. Fibrebond's modules were utilized to make up the housing portion of the 5,267 square foot correctional facility.

Fibrebond Donates More Than $5,000 to American Cancer Society
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond Corporation presented the American Cancer Society with a donation of $5,056.34 on May 10th at the company's headquarters in Minden, La. The money was raised in support of the American Cancer Society's annual Relay for Life event in Webster Parish. Twelve employees teamed to raise $2,528.17, which Fibrebond agreed to match.

Rusty Crawford named Director of Business Development for K-12 Market
Thursday, February 10, 2011

MINDEN, La. – Fibrebond Corporation welcomes Rusty Crawford as the newest member of its business development team. Crawford has 23 years of experience in sales and business development with a concentration in the education market.

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