Triangle Brick Company Builds New Plant
Brick Manufacturer Announces Plans to Construct a New Brick Plant in Clay County, Texas
(Durham, N.C. – Aug. 7, 2014) –Triangle Brick Company announced today that it will build a new brick plant at its new site in Clay County, Texas, located approximately 10 miles south of Henrietta on Hwy 287.
Triangle Brick Company has selected Rogers-O’Brien Construction Company of Dallas, Texas, as their partner for the design and construction of the Clay County plant. The new plant construction is expected to begin by the end of 2014 and brick production will begin in early 2016. The new plant will have the capacity to produce 100 million brick equivalents per year.
The Clay County team is expected to consist of up to 45 employees, including production and sales, and will supply clay face brick to customers in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, and the surrounding areas.
“As part of the Roeben family of companies, Triangle Brick Company’s expansion is an example of the Roeben’s focus on generational planning and their desire to diversify our company for the long term,” said Scott Mollenkopf, president and CEO of Triangle Brick Company. “The Clay County brick plant is a crucial part of our growth strategy as it opens new opportunities for Triangle Brick Company in the South West markets.”
About Triangle Brick Company:
Triangle Brick Company is a leading brick manufacturer headquartered in Durham, N.C. It was founded in 1959 with an original plant beginning production in 1960. Currently they have four plants, located in central North Carolina. Its products are currently supplied to dealers and distributors, builders, and masons in over 30 states throughout the U.S. For more information on Triangle Brick Company, visit trianglebrick.com.
Established in 1969 by Steve Rogers and Pat O’Brien, Rogers-O’Brien has proven itself as an industry leading general contractor in the Texas market for the past 45 years. Over the past five years, Rogers-O’Brien has completed over $1.5 billion in commercial construction projects over a wide range of product types. From private office buildings and parking garages to major hospital facilities and semiconductor fabrication plants to corporate headquarter facilities for Fortune 500 companies; Rogers-O’Brien has consistently delivered high quality buildings, exceeding the most demanding expectations, For more information on Rogers-O’Brien, visit www.r-o.com.