Fortress Building Products partners with McLean Lumber

Fortress Al¹³ railing.

Fortress Building Products announced that it is partners with McLean Lumber, a building products distributor in western Canada.

Through this partnership, McLean Lumber will distribute Fortress Al¹³ commercial and residential aluminum railing and Pure View glass railing products to its dealer network. The products will be available at select McLean Lumber dealers beginning this month.

“Known for providing best-in-class specialty building products, McLean Lumber is the ideal distribution partner to introduce Fortress railing systems to Canadian customers,” said Jason Meier, regional sales manager – Canada, Fortress Building Products. “McLean Lumber’s extensive dealer network and strong reputation will provide tremendous value to contractors across Canada’s Western provinces.”


Broadening its distribution portfolio to include Fortress railing systems is a natural fit for McLean Lumber, the company said.

The company is a current distributor of select OZCO hardware products, a division of Fortress Building Products. To support simplified installation and provide high-quality materials, the customizable Fortress railing systems complement the OZCO hardware solutions available across select McLean Lumber dealers. 

“McLean Lumber is always looking for ground-breaking products that provide innovative building solutions, and Fortress railing systems check all the right boxes – they’re customizable, high quality and easy to install,” said Dave Corney, president and owner of McLean Lumber. “Fortress’ reputation for delivering category-leading products and their people-first approach to business make them a fantastic partner as McLean Lumber continues to diversify its product portfolio.”