Profile: Quanex Building Products Corp (NX.N)
Quanex Building Products Corporation, incorporated on December 12, 2007, manufactures components primarily for the window and door (fenestration) industry, which include insulating glass spacers, extruded vinyl profiles, window and door screens, and precision-formed metal and wood products for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The Company's segments include Engineered Products, International Extrusion, and Corporate & Other. Its Engineered Products segment consists of four operating segments focused on the fenestration market, primarily within North America. Its International Extrusion segment consists of a United Kingdom-based vinyl extrusion business. The Company also manufactures certain non-fenestration components and products, which include solar panel sealants, wood flooring, trim moldings, plastic decking, fencing, water retention barriers, hardware, and conservatory roof components. It serves a primary customer base in North America and the United Kingdom, and also serves customers in international markets through its operating plants in the United Kingdom and Germany.
The Company produces window and door components for original equipment manufacturers that primarily serve the residential new construction, and residential remodeling and replacement markets. The Company manufactures insulating glass (IG) spacer systems, window and door profiles, window and patio door screens, aluminum cladding and other roll formed metal window components, door components, such as thresholds and astragals, patio screen doors and custom window grilles, trim and architectural moldings in a range of woods, thin film solar panel sealants, and engineered wood flooring. It operates approximately five IG spacer facilities, over five polyvinyl chloride (PVC) extrusion facilities, approximately nine facilities producing window and door screens, over two facilities producing wood fenestration (door and window) components, over one facility producing engineered wood flooring, approximately four facilities producing other fenestration products, and over two facilities producing PVC, plastic decking, fencing, hardware, conservatory roof component and water retention barriers. Its vinyl extrusion facilities use automated production processes to manufacture vinyl and composite profiles, which constitute the framing material used in the assembly of vinyl windows and patio doors.
The Company competes with Veka, Deceuninck, Axiall, Vision Extrusions, GED Integrated Solutions, Technoform, Swiss Spacer, Thermix, Rite Screen, Allmetal and Endura.
Quanex Building Products Corp
1800 West Loop S Ste 1500
HOUSTON TX 77027-3246