More articles by Ellen Rogers

Chicago’s “The Ledge” Sets the Stage for a New Glass Innovation

The Willis Tower, formerly Sears Tower, in Chicago is an ideal place to learn about a new glass product. Sheathed in bronze glass, the tower stands 110 floors and, even from floor 99, you can feel the building sway—about 5 … Continue reading

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Tempering Division Continues to Develop New Work Items

: GANA’s Tempering Division focused on updates to various GIBs and other documents during the Annual Conference.

The Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Tempering Division session rounded out the group’s Annual Meeting, which is taking place this week in Orlando, Fla. The division has a number of Glass Informational Bulletins (GIB) in development stages, and is … Continue reading

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GANA Members Recognized; Laminated Group Hears Update on Glass in Railings Standard Development

GANA members were recognized for their dedication to the industry as part of the inaugural member of the year awards.

It was tough for those who knew Greg Carney to keep a dry eye during the inaugural Glass Association of North America Awards (GANA) Reception, which included the debut of the C. Gregory Carney GANA Member of the Year Award. … Continue reading

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GANA’s Decorative and Mirror Divisions Agree to Merge During Annual Conference

The Decorative Division and Mirror Division have agreed to join forces as one division within GANA. The proposal must now be approved by the board.

Decorative glass and mirror discussions were some of the biggest topics on today’s agenda of the Glass Association of North America’s Annual Conference taking place in Orlando, Fla. During the Fall Conference last September the Mirror Division had discussed the … Continue reading

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GANA’s Annual Conference Opens with Energy Discussions

GANA Annual Conference attendees have been taking part in various energy-related discussions.

Good news for the glass industry opened the 2014 Glass Association of North America Annual Conference today in Orlando, Fla. During the Energy Division meeting code consultant Tom Culp provided a report on the recent news about the vote within … Continue reading

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CIT Confirms Ruling on Chinese Curtainwall

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The Court of International Trade (CIT) is standing behind its decision that Chinese curtainwall units imported into the U.S. are subject to trade remedy orders. The ruling was issued yesterday in a case brought forth last fall by Yuanda challenging … Continue reading

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seele group Names New Executives

The seele group announced three personnel changes and collectively they represent a comprehensive knowledge of engineering, economic vision and a profound understanding of the feasibility of demanding seele projects, according to the company. Nelli Diller is the new managing director … Continue reading

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Crystal Windows Executives Expand Corporate Roles

Steve Chen, executive vice president of Crystal Window & Door Systems, is also assuming assume the title of chief operating officer (COO), effective February 1, 2014. Crystal founder and president Thomas Chen assumes the title of CEO. Since joining the … Continue reading

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Glass TEXpo™ Welcomes Bella Architectural Products & MFG as an Exhibitor

Bella Architectural Products & MFG is set to exhibit at the Glass TEXpo™ 2014 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 10-11, 2014, at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio. Bella Architectural Products & … Continue reading

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MGA Postpones January Meeting

The Mid-Atlantic Glass Association has postponed its January dinner meeting. A re-schedule notice will be issued in the near future.

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