More articles by Ellen Rogers

Technical Work Rounds Out GANA’s Fall Conference

The Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Division technical committee meeting, as well as the Decorative Division’s, wrapped up the Glass Association of North America’s Fall Conference yesterday at the Hyatt Regency in San Antonio. Members discussed a number of documents currently … Continue reading

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Technical and Code Activities Among Membership Meeting Discussions

Bill Yanek opened this morning's GANA membership meeting in San Antonio.

A round-up of activities for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) opened the final day of the group’s 2015 Fall Conference. The meetings have been taking place this week at the Hyatt Regency in San Antonio. GANA general counsel … Continue reading

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OmniDecor Offers New Panzera Patterns

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OmniDecor now offers new patterns by architect Egidio Panzera for DecorFlou® Design. The etched glass manufacturer continues to make “Made in Italy” available in various forms to the U.S. market, via: DecorFlou Design (etched glass, decorated with various patterns); DecorFlou® … Continue reading

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Tubelite Adds 34000 Series Storefront to ForceFront Blast Product Line

Tubelite Inc. has introduced the E/T34000 Series storefront system as part of its ForceFront™ Blast products, engineered for high-security in low- and mid-rise building projects. The storefront’s framing provides improved thermal performance and is glazed with insulated laminated glass for … Continue reading

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PPG’s Solarban 90 Offers Solar Control, Neutral Appearance

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Solarban 90 solar control low-emissivity glass by PPG combines solar control performance with a neutral, clear-glass aesthetic. In a standard 1-inch IGU with clear glass, Solarban 90 glass has a solar heat gain coefficient of 0.23 and visible light transmittance … Continue reading

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DORMA Glass Rail Product Lets in Natural Light

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DORMA USA, Inc. has introduced an addition to its DRS Rails line of products. The new DRS 2½-inch rail system allows for a greater amount of natural lighting within a space by providing a clear opening and minimal amount of … Continue reading

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Steve Selkowitz Discusses High-Performance Façade Opportunities During GANA Fall Conference

Steve Selkowitz of LBNL spoke to GANA Fall Conference attendees about high-performance building opportunities.

The glazing world is becoming increasingly complex and is dependent on many factors that need to be balanced. Steve Selkowitz with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories (LBNL) spoke during the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Fall Conference Flat Glass Division meeting … Continue reading

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Fall Conference Takes Away Lessons from the Lab

An attendee of GANA's Intertek tour checks out lite of glass that underwent impact testing.

Aluminum melts at 1200 degrees Fahrenheit. That was just some of the information attendees of the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Fall Conference learned today when they toured Intertek’s Elmendorf, Texas, facility. Tour attendees witnessed hurricane and tornado impact … Continue reading

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Vitrum Offers a Look at New Innovations and Technologies

Visitors have traveled from around the world to Milan, Italy, where the 19th staging of Vitrum is underway. According to show organizers 3,252 specialists and professionals were in attendance on day 1, including more than 2,000 from abroad. While the … Continue reading

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Vitrum 2015 Opens Today in Milan

Vitrum 2015, the 19th international trade show dedicated to machinery, equipment and special products for glass processing, opened today at Rho Fiera Milano in Italy. The event runs through October 9 and attracts companies and visitors worldwide. The show will … Continue reading

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