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New Certification Program Aims to Put Glazing Community Ahead of Curve

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It’s time for the glazing community to step up its game—or at least prove that its game is already there. That was the general thinking in establishing the new North American Contractor Certification for Architectural Glass and Metal (NACC) program, … Continue reading

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Construction Employment Increases in Most States over Last Year

All but five states in the U.S. saw construction employment increase over the last 12 months, with 33 states adding construction jobs from January to February, according to the Associated General Contractors of America’s recent analysis of Labor Department data. … Continue reading

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EFCO Makes Shift in Leadership, Names New President

Cameron McGinley has been named the new vice president of commercial sales and president of EFCO Corp., a Monett, Mo.-based Pella Company. McGinley is replacing Mike Farquhar, who is moving on to own and operate a Pella independent sales branch. … Continue reading

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The Wagner Companies Adds Doug Schaefer

Milwaukee-based The Wagner Companies has appointed Doug Schaefer manager of architectural railing systems. Schaefer brings more than 25 years of experience in lighting design, product line management and engineering new product development, as he has worked with companies such as … Continue reading

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Longtime Vos Glass Employee Patricia Merryweather Retires

After more than three decades with Vos Glass, Patricia Merryweather is retiring from the Grand Rapids, Mich.-based glass company. Merryweather joined Vos Glass in 1982 and has served in a variety of functions over the past 33 years, including sales, … Continue reading

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B & L Architectural Sales Returns to Exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15

The Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 show floor will once again include B & L Architectural Sales as an exhibitor. The two-day architectural glass event will take place at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y., on April 23-24, … Continue reading

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Website of the Week: Matodi USA

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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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