More articles by Penny Stacey

Industry Veteran Norman Herd Passes Away

Norman D. Herd, regional manager for Custom Window Co. in Seattle, passed away on March 31 after a four-year battle with cancer. Herd, 77, spent 53 years in the glass industry. He was the first president of the Washington Glass … Continue reading

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Tubelite Hires DSW Architectural Products to Serve Clients in New England

Tubelite Inc. has selected DSW Architectural Products LLC to serve its clients in New England. Dave Williams, president of DSW, will work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams across the region to provide assistance with storefront, curtainwall, entrances and … Continue reading

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Alcoa Names Perreiah President

Alcoa Building and Construction Systems (BCS) has promoted Diana Bolt Perreiah to president, effective May 1, 2015. She replaces Glen Morrison, who has accepted a position to lead a North American subsidiary of Tarkett, an international flooring and sports surfaces … Continue reading

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Harter Family Holds Online Fundraiser for Todd Harter

The family of Donn Harter, former president and technical director of the California Glass Association/America’s Glass Association (CGA/AGA), recently launched an online fundraiser for Donn Harter’s son, Todd Harter, who recently was diagnosed with Stage 3C colon cancer. Todd Harter, … Continue reading

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Construction Industry Adds 29,000 Jobs in February

Construction employers added 29,000 jobs in February and 321,000 over the past year, reaching the highest employment total in six years, as the sector’s unemployment rate fell to an eight-year low of 10.6 percent, according to an analysis by the … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes L.G. Products Inc. as an Exhibitor

L.G. Products Inc. is set to exhibit at the Glass Expo West™ ’15 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held March 19-20, 2015, at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Stop by booth #401 to see … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Rises in February

The Dodge Momentum Index increased to 126.3 (2000=100) in February, a gain of 4.3 percent from January’s 121.1, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Welcomes Kenwa Trading Corp.

Kenwa Trading Corp. 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 on Long Island (Hauppauge), N.Y. Kenwa Trading Corp., … Continue reading

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ASTM Glass Committee Developing Proposed Standard for Bird Collision Deterrence

The ASTM Glass Committee is in the process of developing a new standard with the goal of keeping birds away from potentially fatal encounters with building exteriors. The new working ASTM International standard, ASTM WK47853, is titled “Test Method for … Continue reading

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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 with AGC Glass Company

AGC Glass Co. 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 on Long Island (Hauppauge), N.Y. AGC Glass Co. … Continue reading

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