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Metalcon Slated for October 1-3 in Denver

Metalcon, an annual international event offering education and product exhibits focused on the use of metal in construction, will be held October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. Experts from 275 exhibiting companies will share their knowledge of … Continue reading

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Şişecam Increases Net Profit by 83 Percent in First Half of Year

Şişecam Group, a global manufacturer of flat glass and other glass products based in Turkey, announced $1.6 billion consolidated net sales for the first half of 2014. It increased its net profit by 83 percent in that span, reaching $136 … Continue reading

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PPG Helps Angels’ Place With Energy Saving Solution

PPG Industries donated approximately $8,000 worth of glass to Pittsburgh-based Angels’ Place to enable the installation of 142 new energy-efficient windows at its Swissvale facility. John Arch, president of Angels’ Place board of directors, said his fellow directors and staff … Continue reading

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Survey Shows Labor Shortages as Construction Employment Expands

As construction employment expands in many parts of the country, many firms are having a hard time finding enough qualified workers, according to the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). A survey conducted by SmartBrief, in partnership with AGC, found … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Slated for Next April

Glass Expo Northeast™ (GENE) ’15, an architectural glass and metal industry event featuring the latest industry trends and services, will once again return to Long Island (Hauppauge), N.Y., April 23-24, 2015. GENE ’15 brings industry suppliers, dealers and other attendees … Continue reading

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MGA Golf Tournament Registration Deadline September 5

Registration for the Mid-Atlantic Glass Association’s (MGA) golf tournament, to be held September 17 at Whiskey Creek Golf Club in Ijamsville, Md., ends September 5. The tournament format will be scramble with a noon shotgun start. Lunch will be served … Continue reading

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AMG Architectural Glass and Glazing Adds Nick Cohawitz, Paul Kitching

AMG Architectural Glass and Glazing has hired Nick Cohawitz as project manager and Paul Kitching as general manager. Cohawitz brings six years of construction experience—three directly related to glass and glazing—to AMG. He holds a degree from Temple University with … Continue reading

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Saand Inc. Names Peter Garvey CEO

Saand Inc., a Toronto-based glass fabricator and distributor, announced the appointment of Peter Garvey as its new CEO. Currently president of Horizon Plastics International, Garvey will assume his new role September 15, when he’ll have responsibility and oversight for the … Continue reading

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Portalp Appoints Steve Gray President

Steve Gray has been named Portalp USA Inc.’s new president. “Steve Gray, together with our existing team members, looks forward to working with you to promote excellent hi-tech products and great quality customer service,” Gray and director general Olivier Bel … Continue reading

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