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Quanex Building Products to Distribute Bostik Products

Houston-based Quanex Building Products Corp. has entered into an agreement with United Kingdom-based Bostik to distribute four of its products in North America. The products will be sold under Quanex’s Edgetherm® brand name. “Quanex is proud to work with Bostik, … Continue reading

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Safti First Goes Ballistic

Safti First announced that in addition to meeting ASTM E-119/NFPA 251/UL263 with hose stream for up to 2 hours, its SAFTIfire GPX framing now has a Level 8 ballistic rating per UL 752 standard for bullet resistant materials. GPX framing, … Continue reading

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Bent Tempered Curved Glass Now Available

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Bent tempered laminated glass is the latest addition from Standard Bent Glass Corp. According to the company, the product combines two lites of heat-strengthened or tempered bent glass with PVB or urethane interlayers to meet a wide range of design … Continue reading

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PRL Offers Max Sliders

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Max sliders from PRL Glass Systems are designed to be flexible and to suit various applications. These can include large sliding openings on residential projects, allowing homeowners to integrate the outdoor settings with the enclosed areas. According to the company, … Continue reading

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BEST Introduces LogiKal Version 8

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Building Envelope Software Technologies (BEST) has released the new LogiKal® Version 8 professional contract glaziers’ software. In addition to dual screen support, the new version provides a number of project management features. These include documentation management, which allows the user … Continue reading

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Aluflam Announces 90-Minute Aluminum Vision Doors

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A 90-minute, fire-rated, full aluminum, vision door is now available from Aluflam. The UL-fire-tested vision door incorporates Contraflam 90 intumescent laminated glass by Vetrotech Saint-Gobain. It is available in a variety of sizes, finishes and hardware choices, and sizes up to … Continue reading

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Kawneer Tests for Blast Mitigation

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Kawneer Co. Inc. has taken a cross-section of its ultra thermal product portfolio through the rigors of blast-mitigation testing. The company’sAA®425 thermal entrances, AA®4325 OptiQ™ Ultra thermal fixed over project out window and IR501 UT (ultra thermal) framing have been … Continue reading

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Strong, Yet Lightweight

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For those who want to reduce the weight but strengthen the durability of sheet glass, Light Glass Technology (LGT), now available from Pulp Studio, may be the answer. By laminating annealed or tempered glass to an aluminum-faced honeycomb core affixed … Continue reading

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Barkow Announces Ford and GM Offering

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Barkow now manufactures 12-foot and larger glazing bodies with full-length ledgeboards for Ford and GM medium-duty trucks. The Ford vehicles feature certified “Super Single” rear tires rather than factory duals, maintaining high load capacities while staying within federal width limits. … Continue reading

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Traco Offers New Option for Specialized Retrofits

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By incorporating the benefits of the NX-3000 projected window series, the new NX-4000 Series Thermal Window from Traco, a division of Kawneer Co. Inc., offers the performance of a projecting window with the distinctive look of a hung window—an ideal … Continue reading

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