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Pacific Mountain Group to Represent Alumax

Alumax Bath Enclosures (ABE) announced it has retained Pacific Mountain Group (PMG), a manufacturing representative agency that serves Northern California, to represent ABE products. PMG is led by Tony Pearson, who brings 13 years of experience to ABE’s commercial efforts … Continue reading

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GlassCon Debuts with Transatlantic Debate Covering Global Glass Innovation

Graham Dodd of Arup took part in today's Glasscon Global Transatlantic Debate.

“Some of the greatest minds in our industry are in attendance at this conference.” Those were the words of Ed Zaucha, chair of the inaugural GlassCon Global Conference, which opened today at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Approximately 350 … Continue reading

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UK-Based Bi-Fold Door Maker Ready to Tackle U.S. Market

Origin president Ben Halvorsen (center) talks with Venice Chamber of Commerce CEO John Ryan and Venice mayor John Holic at the local opening of Origin’s new U.S. headquarters in April. (photo: Origin)

UK-based aluminum bi-fold door maker Origin has opened its first U.S. headquarters in Venice, Fla. According to Origin USA president Ben Halvorsen, the reasons for expansion across the pond were many. “First, America is still the best place in the … Continue reading

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View Appoints Mark Mendenhall as Chief Commercial Officer

Dynamic glass manufacturer View announced it has named Mark Mendenhall as its chief commercial officer. Mendenhall, who brings with him more than three decades of experience in the energy and electronics industries, will be responsible for leading View’s commercial expansion. … Continue reading

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MGA Golf Tournament Slated for September 17

The Mid-Atlantic Glass Association’s (MGA) golf tournament will be held September 17 at Whiskey Creek Golf Club in Ijamsville, Md. The tournament format will be scramble with a noon shotgun start. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m., and the … Continue reading

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Schultheis Named General Manager for United Glass & Panel Systems

United Glass & Panel Systems in North Canton, Ohio, an installer of specialized and sophisticated glass and metal systems, named Joe Schultheis as its new general manager. Schultheis, who was most recently a senior project manager, now takes on an … Continue reading

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Tecnoglass Acquires Assets of RC Aluminum Industries Inc.

Tecnoglass Inc., a manufacturer of architectural glass, windows, and associated aluminum products for the global residential and commercial construction industries, has acquired selected assets of RC Aluminum Industries Inc. RC Aluminum designs, manufactures, and installs glass products for architects, designers, … Continue reading

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Construction Industry Employment Up by 6,000; Unemployment Dips 8.2 Percent

Construction employers added 6,000 workers to payrolls in June as the industry’s unemployment rate dropped to 8.2 percent, its lowest June level in six years, according to an analysis of new government data by the Associated General Contractors of America … Continue reading

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Enclos Promotes Pair of Project Executives to VP Roles

Enclos announced the promotion of project executives Kevin Mannen and Mike Coulter to regional vice presidents. According to a press release, the promotions come as part of the company’s “strategic response to growth opportunities presented by shifting market conditions, and … Continue reading

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