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A Crucial Component of the Glazing Equation

A Crucial Component of the Glazing Equation Past and Future Breakthroughs from Structural Sealants Editor’s note: This is an expanded version, with additional content, of the feature that appears in the August issue of USGlass on page 66—our special anniversary … Continue reading

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ICC, ASHRAE Outline Roles for New Green Construction Code

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It took some time, but isn’t that the case with all things code-related? After nearly two years of hashing out the details, the International Code Council (ICC) recently signed a final agreement with ASHRAE, outlining each organization’s role in the … Continue reading

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The Next-Gen “Help Wanted” Ad: Taking Your Hiring Strategy to the Next Level

Editor’s note: In the August issue of USGlass, the magazine is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The special anniversary issue looks at how the industry has changed and editors also look at special challenges including hiring. Look to page 80 of … Continue reading

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Companies Provide Industry Solutions for More than 50 Years

  It’s tough for a new product to stand out in any industry. Yet all of the products featured below (and more appear in the August issue of USGlass on page 110) come from companies that have been innovating for at … Continue reading

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Letters: Happy 50th USGlass

Many readers are taking the opportunity to wish USGlass a happy 50th anniversary. Be sure to look to the August issue of USGlass on page 10 for more letters from readers. A Message From the USGlass Founding Editor I was … Continue reading

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Glaston Closes Sale of Pre-Processing Machines Business

Glaston Corp. has closed the sale of 100 percent of the shares of Glaston Italy S.p.A. to its local management, as announced in May. Glaston acquired the Italian company Z. Bavelloni Immobiliare S.p.A. in 2003. The assessments of the impact … Continue reading

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Alumil N.A. Appoints Hi-Performance Glazing Solutions as Representative

Alumil N.A., a supplier of branded aluminum systems for window wall, unitized curtainwall, stick curtainwall and punched openings, announced Bill Zientarski of Hi-Performance Glazing Solutions will represent the company in Indiana, Illinois and Wisconsin. “With some of the best performing … Continue reading

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Hurricane Codes: How Much Do You Know?

With hurricane season underway and a major revision of the Florida Building Code on the horizon, the Door and Hardware Institute hosted a webinar on Wednesday to remind members of the fenestration industry about the importance of these coastal construction … Continue reading

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Construction Employment Increases in Majority of Metro Areas

Construction employment expanded in 249 metro areas, declined in 56 and was stagnant in 53 between March 2014 and March 2015, according to the Associated General Contractors of America’s (AGC) analysis of federal employment data. “Many firms are caught between … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes L.G. Products Inc. as an Exhibitor

L.G. Products Inc. is set to exhibit at the Glass Expo West™ ’15 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held March 19-20, 2015, at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Stop by booth #401 to see … Continue reading

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