More articles by Penny Stacey

AEC Announces New Vice Chairman and Four New Extruder Directors

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) held its annual election of officers and directors at the 65th Annual Meeting & Leadership Conference on March 19 in Coral Gables, Fla. Richard A. Merluzzi, CEO of Pennex Aluminum Co. in Wellsville, Pa., was … Continue reading

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Three Billion Square Feet of Green Building Space LEED®-Certified

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced yesterday that 3 billion square feet of green construction space has earned LEED® certification around the globe. “This milestone is the result of leaders across our industry making the business and environmental case … Continue reading

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Dodge Momentum Index Drops Again in March

The Dodge Momentum Index retreated 0.8 percent in March compared to February, according to McGraw Hill Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial. The Momentum Index is a monthly measure of the first (or initial) report for nonresidential building projects … Continue reading

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Technoform Glass Insulation Expands Service in Western Canada

Technoform Glass Insulation North America Inc. (TGI NA) is now working with Coniston Products Ltd., based in Delta, British Columbia, to provide service throughout Western Canada. Coniston is a wholesale supplier of glass, mirrors, IG spacer bars and screen components, as well as related … Continue reading

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Tubelite’s Michigan Facility Expands Capacity

Tubelite Inc. increased production capacity, as well as its aluminum extrusion capabilities, at its Reed City, Mich., facility. The company says the changes, including the addition of a third aluminum extrusion press and the application of lean manufacturing principles, allow it … Continue reading

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Northern Building Products Changes Name to Northern Architectural Systems

Northern Building Products adopted the name of its subsidiary, Northern Architectural Systems. The name change occurred concurrently with the merging of the two related companies. “The merger of our operations will make our entire portfolio of windows, doors, curtain[wall] and … Continue reading

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Glass TEXpo™ Welcomes mySA.com as an Exhibitor

mySA.com is set to exhibit at the Glass TEXpo™ 2014 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 10-11 at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio. San Antonio-based mySA.com will display its Internet marketing services, … Continue reading

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PGT Industries Selected to Barron’s 400 Index

PGT Industries has been selected to the 2014 Barron’s 400 Index for the second consecutive semester. The measure of U.S. securities is made up of the 400 strongest and most promising stocks in North America, out of more than 6,000, … Continue reading

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Construction Industry Sees Increase of 19,000 Employees for March 2014

Construction employers added 19,000 workers to payrolls in March, bringing industry employment to the highest level since June 2009, while the industry’s unemployment rate dropped to the lowest March level in seven years, according to an analysis of new government … Continue reading

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2016 Greenbuild Annual Conference & Expo to Take Place in Los Angeles

The 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will be held in Los Angeles, according to an announcement from event organizers, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Hanley Wood. The event previously had been scheduled for San Diego. “Los Angeles … Continue reading

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