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Branscum, Harper Latest Winners in USGlass Pick’em Challenge

Anthony Branscum and Tammy Harper were the Week 14 winners of the USGlass Pro Football Pick’em Challenge. Branscum, a New York Giants fan and director of architectural sales at Innovative Glass Corp, picked 13 of 16 games correctly and won … Continue reading

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Contractor Advises “Proactive” Approach in Seeking Talent

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The supply and demand curve of talent in the building industry will further bend in the wrong direction if things don’t change soon. That was a hot topic this week as hundreds of construction industry members gathered in Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Show Floor Expands with C.R. Laurence-U.S. Aluminum

C.R. Laurence-U.S. Aluminum is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. C.R. Laurence-U.S. Aluminum of Los Angeles will display … Continue reading

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Tubelite Adds Ty Bowie as Client Development Manger

Tubelite Inc. announced Ty Bowie will serve as a client development manager in Central and Northern Florida as part of G. Bowie & Associates’ manufacturer’s representative team. Ty Bowie joins his father, Gary Bowie, and his colleagues, Hunt Dickson and Charlie Hall, … Continue reading

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Eastman Completes Acquisition of Commonwealth Laminating & Coating

As of today, Eastman has added another window film brand to its existing lines with the completed acquisition of Commonwealth Laminating & Coating Inc., manufacturer of SunTek Window Films. “This acquisition will help us better serve the broad and diverse … Continue reading

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Schenker Winkler Holding Looks to Remove Three Sika Board Members

Schenker Winkler Holding AG, which is owned by the family that controls Sika AG, has requested the Swiss specialty chemical company hold an extraordinary general meeting and proposes to remove Dr. Paul Hälg, Monika Ribar and Daniel Sauter as current … Continue reading

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Chicago Construction, Glazing Industry Rolling Forward

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The city that gave the U.S. its first skyscraper is back on track to build some more. The Chicago metro area has seen a big boost in construction over the past year, namely in the institutional sector. In 2014, through … Continue reading

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Suntuitive Gets NFRC Certified Products Approval

Self-tinting dynamic glass manufacturer Pleotint LLC announced its Suntuitive interlayer is now listed on the National Fenestration Rating Council’s (NFRC) Approved Interlayer List for laminated glass. “Having the Suntuitive interlayer included on the list is important to us on many … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain Seeks Controlling Interest in Sika

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French conglomerate Saint-Gobain plans to acquire a controlling interest in Swiss chemical company Sika AG, which specializes in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and automotive industry. However, … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions LLC as Exhibitor

Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions LLC is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions … Continue reading

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