LATICRETE.jpgBETHANY: Laticrete International Inc. celebrating its sixtieth year as manufacturer for the building industry is continuing to expand its facilities to meet new demand for it tile & stone, care, masonry decorative floor finishes, construction chemicals and concrete restoration systems and products.

The company is adding 70,000 square feet of space to its existing 100,000-square-foot building at its Grand Prairie, Texas manufacturing and distribution facility. 

Bilco To Be Sold To UK “Door and Window” Company

New Haven Headquarters Expected To Stay Intact

NEW HAVEN: The iconic Bilco Company is celebrating its 90th year by announcing the pending sale of the company. In early 2015 the “specialty access” company moved its headquarters back to New Haven after sixty years in West Haven. The company’s West Haven sprawling waterfront complex was sold to developers forming the core of the 350,000 square foot Haven Mall expected to open in 2017-18.

Bilco signature product the ubiquitous basement door seen on the outside of countless basements formed the original basis of the company’s success. Today the company has plants in Truman, Arkansas and Zanesville, Ohio manufacturing a full line of products for the residential and commercial building markets.


Lyons, Griffin and Joyce with bust of Bilco Founder George Lyons, Sr. at the company’s 85th anniversary.

Tyman PLC based in London [LON: TYMN] is an “international supplier of engineered components to the door and window industry” doing approximately $400 million in annual sales.