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AGC Launches Energy Select 20

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Following the introduction of its triple-silver Energy Select 28, AGC is now offering a new high-performing coating on three of its most popular tinted substrates: Pure Bronze, Pure Grey and Meadow Green. According to the company, Energy Select 20 provides … Continue reading




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Construction Employment Increase in 224 out of 339 Metro Areas; Demand Rebounds, Labor Shortages Worry Firms






Construction employment expanded in 224 metro areas, declined in 64 and was stagnant in 51 between November 2013 and November 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). … Continue reading




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AGC Glass Announces Sale of U.S. Commercial Fabrication Division






AGC Glass Company North America, a leading manufacturer of glass and glass-related products, announced today the sale of the assets of its U.S. Commercial Fabrication business unit to Trulite Glass Solutions LLC. According to the announcement, AGC holds a leading … Continue reading




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Trulite Acquires AGC’s U.S. Fabrication Assets






Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions LLC today announced it has acquired the U.S. commercial fabrication assets of AGC Glass Company North America Inc. AGC residential assets are not part of the acquisition and will be retained by AGC. Financial terms … Continue reading




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Key Communications Halloween Costume Contest Winners Announced






Key Communications, parent company to USGlass magazine/USGNN.com™, celebrated Halloween with a costume contest for team members. This year’s top prize went to Chris Bunn, video producer, who dressed up as Monty Python’s The Black Knight. Bunn captured the majority of … Continue reading




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ABI Shows Robust Conditions Ahead for Construction Industry






With all geographic regions and building project sectors showing positive conditions, there continues to be a heightened level of demand for design services signaled in the latest Architecture Billings Index (ABI). As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the … Continue reading




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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15: One Regional Event Not to Miss






Glass Expo Northeast™ (GENE) ’15 is a must-see event, offering its attendees front row seats to top-notch industry educational seminars, training and networking opportunities, all at an affordable price. Attendees can now learn about the latest industry trends and services … Continue reading




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PPG Recognized with Chairman’s Awards for Three Projects






PPG Industries’ coil and building products group received three 2014 Chairman’s Awards from the Metal Construction Association (MCA) at METALCON 2014, October 1-3 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. The North Scottsdale Park and Ride was selected in the … Continue reading




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Companies Share Good Reports from glasstec 2014






Positive and optimism—those are just two words to describe the impressions of many exhibitors speaking of glasstec 2014, which ended today at Messe Dusseldorf in Germany. Companies reported many sales, leads and much interest from those who attended the four-day … Continue reading




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Exhibitors Focus on Education and Innovation at glasstec 2014






glasstec is thought of historically as a show for the glazing industry, but some companies also have another market in mind. A number of exhibitors are also focused on architects and meeting their project design, aesthetic and performance needs. glasstec … Continue reading




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