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More than Two-Thirds of Metros see Increase in Construction Employment

Construction employment expanded in most U.S. metropolitan areas over the past year, according to analysis of federal employment data by the Associated General Contractors of America. Employment increased in 247 metro areas, declined in 56 and was stagnant in 55 … Continue reading

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Industry “Rock Star” Patterson Closes out Educational Sessions at Glass Expo West

Mic Patterson of Enclos gives a presentation during today's final educational session at Glass Expo West '15. The show continues until 2 p.m. PDT today.

Mic Patterson, widely considered a “prophet” of architectural glass, has a list of things he’d like to see change in the U.S. glass industry. “Take big glass,” said the director of strategic planning for Enclos this morning during the final … Continue reading

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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 with EDTM Inc.

EDTM Inc. is set to exhibit at the Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 23-24, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y. EDTM Inc. of Toledo, Ohio, will … Continue reading

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February Provides Bounce-Back for Nonresidential Construction

Following a weak January, nonresidential building surged in February with a 42-percent increase in construction starts, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $724.3 billion, new construction starts as a whole advanced 16 percent … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Oldies but Goodies

Every Thursday leading up to USGlass magazine’s 50th Anniversary celebration in August, USGNN.com™ is taking a look back at past issues and highlighting advertisements and stories that ran throughout the publication’s half-century life. Read USGlass publisher Debra Levy’s blog about … Continue reading

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ABI Regains Traction after Temporary Dip

The Architecture Billings Index (ABI) got back on track in February, showing a nominal increase in design activity at 50.4. The month before, the ABI saw its first negative score in 10 months at 49.9, though the index has now … Continue reading

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Clearview in the Clear for Azon Applicator Program

Azon announced Clearview Industries is now an approved Azo-Brader Applicator, and that the company is working closely with Azon to follow the processing guidelines for producing structural thermal barriers with a mechanical lock as applied in its patio door systems. … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Expands Floor to Welcome Martin Shower Door Inc.

Martin Shower Door Inc. joined the exhibitors of Glass Expo West™ ’15 in kicking off the show’s opening day at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Exhibitors and attendees will enjoy today and tomorrow’s lineup of educational seminars, … Continue reading

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Cefla Announces Dates for New Cefla I-Learn Events

Cefla North America, a provider of finishing, decoration and digital printing solutions for glass, metal and other applications, announced its new I-learn series educational sessions will be held May 7 and June 4 at its finishing lab in Charlotte, N.C. … Continue reading

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