Jerry Gillman one of the directors of South American Development Corporation (SADC) announced that they have purchased Home Front Homes LLC, a Structural Insulated Panel manufacturer located in Englewood Florida. Home Front Homes has manufactured energy efficient environmentally friendly Structural Insulated Panel homes (SIPS) for over ten years. The Home Front Homes “building system” products have won many building and environmental awards including one for innovation and also one for its “Green Building System,” it also won the 2008 Habitat for Humanity Aurora Award. Gillman stated he had been in the General Contracting business in Florida for over 30 years and considered the Home Front Homes System the “Building System of the Future”.
Alan Craig, president of SADC stated the manufacturing facility would be relocated to their facility in Hialeah Florida. Craig said the company would further the engineering and design to achieve a zero energy home and further develop the engineering for earth quake product certification.