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View’s Tinianov Could Provide Industry Representation on USGBC Board Pending Vote

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) will wrap up voting for the 2015 USGBC Board of Directors Friday, and one member of the glass industry hopes to make the cut. Brandon Tinianov, senior director of business development at dynamic glass … Continue reading

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IBHS Urges Consumers to Rebuild Stronger on Hurricane Sandy Anniversary

As the two-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches on October 29, the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) has issued an advisory to residents in affected areas to rebuild and repair their communities, homes and businesses to be … Continue reading

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Safti First Adds G. Bowie and Associates as Representative

Fire-rated glazing and framing systems manufacturer Safti First announced the addition of G. Bowie and Associates as an architectural representative in Tennessee. “We are excited about the opportunity to represent a company with such a varied range of product offerings … Continue reading

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A Look Back at glasstec 2014

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This year glasstec provided the worldwide glass industry with many new developments and technologies. Exhibitors were also excited with the show this year and optimistic about the future. Continue reading

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Companies Share Good Reports from glasstec 2014

Positive and optimism—those are just two words to describe the impressions of many exhibitors speaking of glasstec 2014, which ended today at Messe Dusseldorf in Germany. Companies reported many sales, leads and much interest from those who attended the four-day … Continue reading

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glasstec Exhibitors: Business to Business is Back in Business

‪‪ On the final day of glasstec, exhibitors’ view of how it went was, for the most part, a consensus, particularly for U.S. business. “It’s been marvelous for us,” said Steve Ashton, managing director of U.K.-based Ashton Industrial. “The last … Continue reading

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Finding Meaning in Green

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The term “green” has different meanings to different people. We took to Greenbuild 2014 to find out what green components glass and fenestration industry-related companies have to offer, as well as what attendees think “green” means to them. Continue reading

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Greenbuild Seeing the Daylight

The conversation on natural light was ongoing throughout the week on the Greenbuild 2014 show room floor in New Orleans. While showcasing the environmental aspect of their respective products, glass- and fenestration-related exhibitors also stressed the significance of daylighting as … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Offer Options for Increasing Efficiency at glasstec

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One common theme for glass industry companies is increasing production efficiency, without added costs. Today’s glasstec show video takes a look at some innovations that can help with just that. Continue reading

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Exhibitors Take a Global Look at Glass Designs

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Today was all about the many possibilities in architectural glass. Watch the video below and learn more about the trends companies are seeing around the world. Continue reading

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