ITW Construction Products is a division of ITW Canada, (a limited partnership, by its general partner, ITW Canada Management Inc.), a wholly owned subsidiary of Illinois Tool Works, Inc. (ITW). ITW is ranked among Fortune magazine's top 200 and is renowned for quality, service and technological excellence. Founded in 1912, ITW today is a $10 billion multi-national diversified manufacturer of highly engineered components and industrial systems. The company consists of 625 decentralized operations in 44 countries and employs 47,500 people.
ITW Construction Products is the creation of strategic acquisitions spanning 85 years. We began with Buildex and focused with fasteners for steel, Red Head was acquired in 1986 to add a concrete anchoring line. The purchase of Ramset in 1991 expanded the concrete anchoring offering. Paslode was added to bring in a wood fastening product line in 1992 and Duo-Fast was the newest member added in 1999 to round out the wood fastening offering.
ITW Construction Products, like its parent company, is committed to offering its customers the most advanced products as well as the best in service, merchandising, training and sales support. Our brand names Paslode, Duo-Fast, Buildex, Ramset and Red Head are recognized and trusted by industry professionals and DIYers throughout Canada. ITW strives to excel at serving contractors and do-it-yourselfers with professional grade brands. Each brand is a market leader in terms of quality, performance and ease of use. These produces offer unique, innovative, value-added solutions for customers. We respond to customers' needs by creating close working relationships with them with the underlying goal: to create value and improve operating efficiencies for every customer.