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Nonresidential Building Strong in November

Positive November construction statistics raised the Dodge Index to 143, up from a revised 127 for October and marking the strongest month so far in 2014, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $677.8 … Continue reading

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Sika AG to Meet with Investors over Saint-Gobain Deal

Swiss specialty chemical company Sika AG has announced it will hold an investor meeting to discuss Saint-Gobain’s (SGO) move to seek a controlling interest in the company. Schenker Winkler Holding AG, which is owned by the Burkard family and holds … Continue reading

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C.R. Laurence Closed for Christmas, Days After

Glass and glazing industry manufacturer C.R. Laurence announced all CRL and U.S. Aluminum service centers will be closed Thursday, December 25 through Sunday, December 28. “Our customer service departments, will call service counters and shipping warehouses will not be staffed … Continue reading

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Study: World Flat Glass Demand to Rise 8.6 Percent Annually through Next Four Years

Through 2018, the architectural market is projected to remain the largest source of demand for flat glass, according to a forecast study by the Freedonia Group. However, the fastest growth will be seen in other markets, driven by rising manufacturing … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes First Choice Building Products Inc. as an Exhibitor

First Choice Building Products Inc. is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15 show, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. First Choice Building Products Inc. … Continue reading

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Ellen Rogers Wins Award for Extraordinary Service to Key Communications Inc.

Ellen G. Rogers, editor of USGlass magazine, has been recognized by the magazine’s parent company, Key Communications Inc., through its presentation of its Award for Extraordinary Service. The award is presented annually and was named after vice president for media … Continue reading

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Eric Ulrich Joins Tubelite as Client Development Manager

Tubelite Inc. announced it has hired Eric Ulrich as a client development manager, serving New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania. In his new position, he is assisting glazing contractors and architectural teams with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and daylight control systems. Ulrich … Continue reading

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Envelop Issued U.S. Patent for Ultra High Thermal Performance Glass Curtainwalls

Delafield, Wis.-based Envelop LLC announced it was issued United States patent No. 8,910,453, titled “Vacuum Insulated Glass Units System.” According to a release from Envelop, glass curtainwall vacuum systems covered by the patent comprise “large structural vacuum insulated glass (VIG) … Continue reading

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Quanex Nets Increase in Revenue in 2014 Despite Slower Fourth Quarter

On Friday, Quanex Building Products Corp. reported a profit of $5 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 despite a drop in revenue from the same period last year. The Houston-based maker of door and window components reported net … Continue reading

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