More articles by Penny Stacey

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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CGA to Hold Glass Connections in Saskatoon in June

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA) will hold Glass Connections 2015 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, June 3-4. The educational and networking event is designed for glaziers, architects, engineers, designers, spec writers, commercial construction contractors and building owners. The event will open with … Continue reading

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Vitrum 2015 Sees Increase in Early Exhibitor Registration

Vitrum 2015, the international trade show specialized in machinery, equipment and systems for flat and hollow glass and in glass and processed products for the industry, is scheduled to take place October 6-9 in the exhibition district of Fiera Milano, … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Falls in January

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 4.8 percent in January to 121.1 (2000=100), down from a revised 127.2 in December, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential … Continue reading

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Glaston Sees 48-Percent Increase in Orders for 2014

Helsinki, Finland-based Glaston has released its financial report for 2014, showing a 48-percent increase in orders for the year. Orders received for the year totaled $166.4 million U.S. dollars (145.1 million Euros), compared with $141.4 million U.S. dollars (123.3 million … Continue reading

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ET Foundation and Bonnell Aluminum Launch Aluminum Extrusion Student Design Competition

The Extrusion Technology for Aluminum Extrusions (ET) Foundation, the educational and scientific organization devoted to promoting and advancing aluminum extrusion processes and technologies, and Bonnell Aluminum are seeking entries for the 2015 International Aluminum Extrusion Student Design Competition. The aim … Continue reading

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Construction Employment Increases in 257 Out of 339 Metro Areas

Construction employment expanded in 257 metro areas, declined in 43 and was stagnant in 39 between December 2013 and December 2014, according to a new analysis of federal employment data released yesterday by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). … Continue reading

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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo West™ ’15 with Weiss USA

Weiss USA 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. Weiss USA of Monroe, N.C., will be … Continue reading

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