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This New Energy-Efficient Window Technology Shows Potential

A company in Eatontown, N.J., is pioneering a dynamic window technology that promises a high level of energy efficiency at a relatively low cost. Elliott Schlam, the principal of New Visual Media Group, says his firm has come up with a … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Welcomes Elumatec North America

Elumatec North America 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 in Hauppauge, N.Y. Elumatec North America, a manufacturer … Continue reading

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Graham Architectural Products Adds Four to Team

York, Pa.-based Graham Architectural Products (GAP) has added four new associates: Warren Conrad, Brian Sourber, Pamela Hoebeke and Evan Alvarez. As the company’s new assembly supervisor of its orange line, Conrad will plan and assign work, implement policies and procedures, … Continue reading

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Firestone Facility Celebrates Safety Milestone

Firestone Building Products Co. LLC announced its Salt Lake City manufacturing facility has reached the milestone of working one million man-hours without a lost-time accident. “At Firestone, safety is more than a goal; it’s an integral part of our commitment … Continue reading

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Study: OSHA Officials’ Estimated Cost of Silica Rule Short by $4.5 Billion a Year

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OSHA was off. Way off. That’s according to a new report by the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC), which found that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) proposed silica standards for U.S. construction industry will cost the industry $5 … Continue reading

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2016 Energy Standard Targeting U-Factor Changes

With the next version of the energy standard a year away, work on ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2016 has been ramped up—and the topic of U-factors has been in its crosshairs of late. Earlier this month, code consultant Tom Culp of Birch Point … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Safety in the Seventies

Every Thursday leading up to USGlass magazine’s 50th Anniversary celebration in August, USGNN.com™ is taking a look back at past issues and highlighting advertisements and stories that ran throughout the publication’s half-century life. This week, we zip back to 1971. The mostly … Continue reading

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Show Floor Expands at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 with Machines and Wheels Inc.

Machines and Wheels Inc. 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 in Hauppauge, N.Y. Stop by Machines and … Continue reading

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Schuco Opens New York Showroom

Schuco USA announced it has opened its New York showroom for architects, consultants, fabricators, contractors and developers to get an up-close look at the company’s products. The showroom, located in Midtown Manhattan, showcases Schuco’s curtainwalls, windows and doors, and a … Continue reading

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