Today’s News for 17 January 2013

AGC Restarts Float Line at Tennessee Manufacturing Plant






AGC Glass Co. North America has announced the reopening of its G1 float line at its plant in Greenland, Tenn. The line will serve both the architectural and automotive markets, producing both clear and tinted float glass. AGC also has … Continue reading




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January Newscast: This Year’s Construction Outlook and More

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The January edition of the USGNN.com newscast, sponsored by USGlass magazine, takes a look at industry experts’ forecasts for 2013, along with our predictions for glass usage in the year ahead.




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BAU 2013 Draws Glass and Metal Industry to Munich






AU 2013 Draws Glass and Metal Industry to Munich BAU 2013 currently is being held at the Messe Munchen GmbH in Munich, Germany, drawing glass and fenestration exhibitors from around the world. Among those exhibiting is Guardian Industries of Auburn … Continue reading




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PPG Commodity Chemicals Merger with Georgia Gulf Nears Completion






The previously announced merger of PPG Industries’ commodity chemicals business with Georgia Gulf Corp. is nearing completion, and the new company will change its name to Axiall Corp., according to a recent announcement by both companies. “The new name is … Continue reading




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Imaging Sciences LLC Signs On to Exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ 2013






The Glass Expo Northeast™ show floor welcomes Imaging Sciences LLC as an exhibitor for the upcoming Expo. The two-day architectural glass event is scheduled to take place at the Hyatt Regency Long Island at Wind Watch Hotel & Golf Club … Continue reading




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HAGA Names Gilmore Glass Professional of the Year






The Houston Area Glass Association (HAGA) has named Terri Gilmore of Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions its 2012 Glass Professional of the Year. Gilmore is an account manager with Trulite in Houston and has been a member, board member and … Continue reading




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