BOISE, Idaho (News release) -- Boise Cascade's Building Materials Distribution (BMD) division announced the expansion of its distribution capacity in two markets.
The Company finalized the acquisition of 45-acres in Walterboro, South Carolina, to build a new distribution facility. Located approximately 45 miles west of Charleston, the property will be Boise Cascade's first distribution center in the state. The location is rail-served and will help better serve customers in Myrtle Beach, Charleston, and Columbia, South Carolina, as well as Savannah, Georgia. The BMD division currently services these markets through its facilities in Greensboro, North Carolina, and Atlanta, Georgia.
The Company also closed on the purchase of a 34-acre land parcel in Hondo, Texas to build another new distribution facility. Located approximately 40 miles west of San Antonio, Texas , this property will be the third Boise Cascade distribution center in the state, along with its two door shops in Houston and Dallas. The property is rail-served and will help serve customers in Austin, San Antonio, Corpus Christi, and the Rio Grande Valley.
Construction is expected to begin soon.