Volume 45, Issue 3 - March 2010

features

The 6th Annual Book of Lists
Our annual list of the industry’s top players returns to rank glazing contractors and suppliers in a variety of categories.
24 Top 35 Glazing Contractors
32 Ten Categories of the Biggest Suppliers of 2010

Labeling Lite
New rules from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) require glass manufacturers’ certifications of compliance with CPSC 16 CFR 1201 to include several new pieces of information. Make sure you’re up-to-date.

Tempering Very Thin Glass
Tempering very thin glass for windows, curtainwall or solar modules has been a challenge in the past. A new process using radio wave energy could allow fabricators to temper glass measuring less than 3-mm thick.

 

departments

Company News
Hardware Focus
Industry Outlook
Distribution & Production
Showcase
Newsmakers


columns
Issue@Hand
GANA Perspectives
Buyers Block
The Business


Special Sections

Solar Glazing
Solar Watch


Architects Guide to Glass

Unlocking the Energy Key

 

ON THE COVER:

The L.A. Live entertainment complex, designed by Gensler Los Angeles, features Los Angeles’ first new tower since 1992. Enclos provided design-build services for the curtainwall and structural glass facades at the lobby level. To see the work of more of the country’s top glazing contractors, turn to page 24.
Photo courtesy of Enclos Corp.





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