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AAMA Updates Testing Options within Flashing Specification

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) published an updated standard for flashing. AAMA 712-14, “Voluntary Specification for Mechanically Attached Flexible Flashing” establishes minimum performance criteria … Continue Reading

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Grand Rapids Business Journal Recognizes Vos-Graham as One of 50 Most Influential Women

Linda J. Vos-Graham, president of Vos Glass Inc. in Grand Rapids, Mich., was named one of the 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan by … Continue Reading

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Metropolitan Glass Receives 2013 Circle of Safety Award; Hires West

Pinnacol Assurance awarded its 2013 Circle of Safety award to Metropolitan Glass. The company is one of fifty recipients to receive this award out of … Continue Reading

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Accura Systems Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Accura Systems Inc. celebrated its 25th anniversary in March. The company was founded in March 1989 and has grown from two employees to more than … Continue Reading

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ASA Recognizes Haley-Greer for Excellence in Ethics

The American Subcontractors Association (ASA) presented its 2013 Excellence in Ethics Awards to 10 construction subcontractors that achieve “the highest standards of internal and external … Continue Reading

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Consultant and Fabricator Panelists Take on Tough Questions from BEC Attendees

When Jon Kimberlain of Dow Corning Corp., welcomed attendees during Monday’s opening address, the chair of the BEC Conference told the crowd that this year’s … Continue Reading

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BEC Panelists Provide Insight on Various Glazing Systems

Contract glaziers taking part in this year’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, organized by the Glass Association of North America, had the opportunity to increase … Continue Reading

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March Newscast Reviews 2014 BEC Conference

The Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference concluded yesterday in Las Vegas. In our final event video, we take a look … Continue Reading

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BEC 2014 Focuses on Innovative Products and Procedures

The second day of the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference provided a look at new developments and changes that are … Continue Reading

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BEC Attendees Learn About Evolving Codes and Legislative Efforts

Topics ranging from building codes to legal issues were on the program during the second day of the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope … Continue Reading

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