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New OSHA Rule Presses Employers on Reporting Work-Related Injuries

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has beefed up its requirements for employers reporting severe injuries. In updating its “Occupational Injury and Illness Recording and Reporting Requirements,” OSHA enacted a final rule that will require … Continue reading

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Azon Promotes Roberts, Hires Elsner

Azon, a developer of energy-saving technologies for manufacturers of aluminum doors and windows, announced two new personnel appointments. Margaret Roberts, who has been with Azon for nearly 29 years, has been named chief financial officer and will oversee all of … Continue reading

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Central Glass Group to Expand Carlex Business by Purchasing Two Guardian Subsidiaries

Central Glass Co. Ltd., a parent company of Carlex Glass Co., has made a binding offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of two subsidiaries of Guardian Industries Corp.—Guardian Automotive Products Inc. (GAPI), headquartered in Sterling Heights, Mich., and … Continue reading

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GlassBuild Offers Plenty of Glass Options

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From glass that you can write on and wipe clean to products that help create a comfortable and safe environment, exhibitors this year featured many different glazing products. In part one of this month’s newscast we take a look back … Continue reading

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Companies Make Final Pitch as GlassBuild Comes to Close

The 330-plus industry suppliers at GlassBuild America 2014 wrapped up their exhibits in Las Vegas Thursday—some with a longer trip home than others. Onyx, which recently partnered with AGC Glass Company North America, was one of those companies, showing its … Continue reading

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Fenestration Proves to be a Buying Industry at GlassBuild

“People are buying again. That’s why we brought the equipment,” says Sarah Colberg with Witte. All throughout GlassBuild America, which ended yesterday in Las Vegas, the mood was positive. On the first day of the show, Diane Huybers, Windowmaker Software, … Continue reading

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VIDEO: GlassBuild Focuses on Hardware, Extrusions and More

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Check out USGlass and DWM magazine’s continuing video coverage of GlassBuild America which concluded yesterday. Today we take a look at sliding wall systems, vinyl windows, hardware and other components. Click HERE to watch the video on Youtube.

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Viracon to Re-Open Utah Facility in January 2015

Viracon announced that it will reopen its St. George, Utah, manufacturing facility in January 2015. Viracon will make $2.2 million in capital improvements to its St. George manufacturing facility prior to opening in January. A significant portion of the investment will … Continue reading

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CGCA to Hold Dinner Meeting on September 17

The Colorado Glazing Contractors Association (CGCA) will hold an educational dinner meeting on Wednesday, September 17. The meeting will begin with a cocktail reception at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner with a panel of speakers. The panel will include a … Continue reading

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Companies Selling More Than Product at GlassBuild

More than 330 industry suppliers are exhibiting at GlassBuild America 2014 in Las Vegas, many selling products in the same category as others in the exhibit hall. Aside from companies boasting the features of their respective products at the three-day … Continue reading

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