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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo West™ ’15 with Americlad

Americlad is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calf. Americlad of Rogers, Minn., will be displaying its architectural metal … Continue reading

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ABC’s Backlog Indicator Again Reaches All-Time High

While the backlog in construction was strong in the second quarter, it was even more robust in the third, according to the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) reached a new all-time high during the third … Continue reading

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Glaston Closes Machinery Deal with Cardinal

Glaston Corporation has closed a deal worth approximately EUR 3.4 million (approximately $4.3 million USD) with U.S.-based Cardinal Glass Industries for its tempering machines FC500 and double chamber FC1000. According to the company, the order is booked in Glaston’s fourth … Continue reading

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Glaston Extends Rental Agreements for Bregnano Factory

Finland-based Glaston Corp. announced that its rental agreements for the production plant and tools factory in Bregnano, Italy, will end in several phases during 2015. The company has decided to extend the lease and last week signed new rental agreements for … Continue reading

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Guardian to Close Floreffe Plant in 2015

Guardian Industries Corp. announced that it will close its Floreffe, Pa. float glass plant in 2015. The plant currently produces dark tinted privacy float glass—PrivaGuard and MidnightGray II—and Guardian plans to shift that production to its Carleton, Mich. float glass plant. The Floreffe … Continue reading

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CRL Contributes to Education Development at Virginia Tech’s design/buildLAB

C.R. Laurence is expanding its continuing education outreach. In addition to partnering with the American Institute of Architects (AIA) on its Continuing Education System (CES), CRL-U.S. Aluminum is collaborating with Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University’s (Virginia Tech) design/buildLAB program … Continue reading

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GPD Finland 2015 Abstract Submission Deadline Approaching

The deadline for submitting abstracts for GPD Finland 2015 is Sunday, November 16. Interested parties are asked to submit abstracts online at http://www.gpd.fi/en/Conferences/GPD-Finland1/Registration/. For proposed topics of the conference, the call for papers brochure can be downloaded here. Additionally, intensive … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes JLM Wholesale as an Exhibitor

JLM Wholesale is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calf. JLM Wholesale of Oxford, Mich., will be displaying commercial … Continue reading

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Nonresidential Numbers ‘Disappointing’ in October Construction Employment Report

Nonresidential construction employment slipped in October, as the sector lost 1,900 jobs on a monthly basis. However the U.S. construction industry as a whole added 12,000 jobs in the month, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Meanwhile, September’s … Continue reading

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