Oldcastle APG acquires fencing assets of CertainTeed in US

In a strategic move to fortify its industry leadership, Oldcastle APG announced the integration of premier product lines, specialised manufacturing capabilities, and strategic geographic positions into its platform.

This comes as a result of the acquisition of Barrette Outdoor Living, a renowned provider of fencing, railing, and decking solutions in North America.

The addition of Barrette Outdoor Living’s assets, along with the upmarket vinyl and composite fencing brands Bufftech® and SimTek®, is set to enhance Oldcastle APG’s proficiency in the attractive vinyl fencing category. The company aims to offer high-quality products that cater to both residential and commercial markets, enriching the overall buying experience for its customers.

Tim Ortman, President of Oldcastle APG, expressed enthusiasm about the latest developments, stating, “We are thrilled to announce this exciting addition to the Oldcastle APG Family, including premium fencing lines Bufftech® and SimTek® as we continue to strengthen our product portfolio and advance our business. CertainTeed’s reputable brands and manufacturing assets will augment our Barrette Outdoor Living operations across North America, reflecting our commitment to continually develop innovative and category-defining building products that connect our customers with the outdoors.”