Today’s News for 13 August 2014

Viracon Sold Out of Glass through April 1, 2015

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Owatonna, Minn.-based glass fabricator Viracon is informing its sales reps it cannot accept any new project bookings that require glass prior to April 1, 2015, USGNN.com™ has recently learned. According to a communication from the company, Viracon’s current lead time … Continue reading

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Glaston Acquires the Industrial Property Rights to Glassrobots Products

Glaston Corporation has acquired the industrial property rights to all Glassrobots Oy products. The deal, completed August 8, includes all related documentation of the Finnish glass processing machine manufacturer’s flat tempering and bending machines, as well as its automotive products … Continue reading

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C.R. Laurence Expands on East Coast with New Super Center

C.R. Laurence (CRL) has announced its new U.S. Aluminum super center in Secaucus, N.J. The renovated 150,000-square-foot facility will house both CRL and U.S. Aluminum full product lines. Service center managers Peter Ascherl and Jerry Kempa will oversee daily operations … Continue reading

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Williams Sales Company Inc. to Represent Alumax

Alumax Bath Enclosures recently announced Williams Sales Company Inc. is its newest sales agency. Williams Sales Company Inc., founded in 1981 by John Williams, represents manufacturers in the building products industry, selling products on behalf of manufacturers in Georgia, Alabama, … Continue reading

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AAMA Releases Report on Wind Load Determination for Fenestration

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released AAMA TIR-15-14, “Overview of Design Wind Load Determination for Fenestration Systems.” This report discusses the determination of design wind loads on curtain walls and other building cladding systems. The document originally was … Continue reading

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