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Glass Leak Occurs at PPG’s Carlisle, Pa., Plant

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A leak from a glass furnace occurred at 3 a.m. this morning at PPG Industries’ Carlisle, Pa., flat glass plant, according to a statement from the company. “Molten glass leaked from the furnace into the plant’s basement area,” reads the … Continue reading

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DeGorter Inc. Returns to Exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ 2013

The Glass Expo Northeast™ show floor will once again welcome DeGorter Inc. as an exhibitor for the upcoming expo. The two-day architectural glass event is scheduled to take place at the Hyatt Regency Long Island at Wind Watch Hotel & … Continue reading

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ASTM to Hold Symposium on Building Walls

ASTM International will hold a symposium on “Building Walls Subject to Water Intrusion and Accumulation: Lessons from the Past and Recommendations for the Future” April 14-15 at the JW Marriott Indianapolis in Indianapolis. The symposium will be sponsored by ASTM … Continue reading

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Rolith and Asahi Glass Company Announce Partnership

Asahi Glass Co. (AGC) has partnered with Pleasanton, Calif.-based Rolith Inc. to develop advanced anti-reflective glass. According to a joint release issued by the two companies, Rolith offers a proprietary manufacturing method, Rolling Mask lithography, which will enable the companies … Continue reading

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Viracon’s Nicholas Peake Certified as LEED Green Associate

Nicholas Peake, architectural design specialist for Viracon, has earned accreditation as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Peake joined Viracon’s architectural design department in March 2012 with a bachelor’s … Continue reading

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