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ASA Recognizes Haley-Greer for Excellence in Ethics

Dallas-based contract glazing firm Haley-Greer was among 13 subcontractors recognized last month by the American Subcontractors Association (ASA). The company was presented ASA’s Excellence in Ethics Award for achieving “the highest standards of internal and external integrity for a subcontracting … Continue reading

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Update: Texas Court Still to Issue Final Judgment in Skylight File Case

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A Tarrant County, Texas, jury recently decided one man’s fall through a skylight was worth a $33.8 million verdict in his favor. Motions seeking entry of judgment by both parties are due April 30 and a hearing is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Cupples Names New President and Vice President

CH Holdings USA Inc. announced the promotion of Rick Hamlin to president of Cupples and Bill Trainor to vice president of operations. “Rick and Bill have overseen every phase of a project: from estimating to project management and strategic planning,” … Continue reading

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Apogee Reports “Significant” Growth in Fourth Quarter

Apogee Enterprises Inc. announced its 2015 fiscal year fourth quarter results this week, and according to the company, its revenues were up 15 percent in the quarter and 21 percent over the year. Apogee also reported that its backlog sits … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Welcomes Upstate Glass Tempering Inc.

Upstate Glass Tempering Inc. of Middletown, N.Y., is set to exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15. 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 booth … Continue reading

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Glazing is Bright in the Sunshine State

Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center in Dania Beach, Fla. [Crawford-Tracey]

To say that the construction industry in Florida took a major hit during the Great Recession would be an understatement. The state, however, has since bounced back in a big way. “The floodgates opened a year or so ago, particularly … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: A Cut Above the Rest

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, stories and images that ran throughout the publication’s half-century life. This week, we’re taking a look at two … Continue reading

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Pilkington North America is Set to Exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15

Pilkington North America will be exhibiting at the Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15, one of the region’s leading architectural glass and metal industry-related events. The conference and trade show will be held on April 23 and 24 at the Hyatt Regency … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Show Floor Expands with New Exhibitor Access Door

Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 welcomes Access Door of Keokuk, Iowa, as a new exhibitor at the two-day architectural glass industry event, which will be held April 23-24 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y. Visit Access Door … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain, Burkard Family Extend Time Period for Deal

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Saint-Gobain’s agreement with the Burkard family over the sale of Schenker-Winkler Holding (SWH) has been extended until June 30, 2016. The deal would position Saint-Gobain to gain majority voting rights in Swiss specialty chemical company Sika AG without having to … Continue reading

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