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AGC Adds Three to Architectural Sales Team

AGC Glass Company North America recently announced the addition of Wes Thorpe, Armando Aragon and LEED green associate M.E. “Marty” Biskup as architectural sales representatives. Thorpe has a decade of experience in the fenestration industry having worked with Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® and … Continue reading

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AAMA Releases Aluminum Storefront and Entrance Manual

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released SFM-1-14, “The Aluminum Storefront and Entrance Manual,” which provides technical information regarding the installation of high-quality, attractive aluminum storefronts and entrances. SFM-1-14 presents information in five main sections: terminology, design information, hardware, engineering … Continue reading

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IGMA Hotel Rate Cutoff Extended

The cutoff date for the offering of a lower hotel rate for the IGMA Summer Technical Conference at the Hilton Quebec in Quebec City has been extended. The conference, which will be held August 5-8, will feature several working meetings … Continue reading

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Abilene Hailstorm Likely to Eclipse $400 Million-Mark in Damage

The June 12 hailstorm in Abilene, Texas—the city’s second catastrophic hailstorm in three years—is expected to hit $400 million in insured losses to vehicles, homes and commercial property, according to the Insurance Council of Texas. “This is the worst storm … Continue reading

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Cline Aluminum Doors Inc. Returning to Glass Expo Northeast™ 2015

Bradenton, Fla.-based Cline Aluminum Doors Inc. will return to exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ 2015, where it will display its flush aluminum and FRP doors and frames in booth #401. The two-day event, focused on the architectural glass industry, is … Continue reading

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Centric to Manage Canadian Glass Association

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA), which provides support to the Canadian glass industry regarding building codes, standards and legislation, has selected Centric Management and Consulting to serve as its new management company. “The Canadian Glass Association is excited to work … Continue reading

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AMG Adds Brandon Bomar as Assistant Project Manager

AMG Architectural Glass and Glazing has hired Brandon Bomar as an assistant project manager. Bomar, who brings four years of construction experience to AMG, will assist the company’s project management team in submittals, project take offs, cost projections scheduling and … Continue reading

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Website of the Week: Goldray Industries

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Tristar to Open Third Fabrication Plant

Tulsa, Okla.-based Tristar Glass Inc. announced it plans to open a new fabrication facility in Houston by the first quarter of 2015. According to the company, the new facility will feature a Glaston FC500 furnace with a bed load size … Continue reading

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CGCA to Hold Annual Golf Tournament August 14

The Colorado Glazing Contractors Association will hold its annual golf tournament August 14 at Red Hawk Ridge in Castle Rock, Colo. Golf registration includes 18 holes of play, a cart, two drink tickets and a luncheon following play. Awards will … Continue reading

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