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Technoform Glass Insulation Expands Service in Western Canada

Technoform Glass Insulation North America Inc. (TGI NA) is now working with Coniston Products Ltd., based in Delta, British Columbia, to provide service throughout Western Canada. Coniston is a wholesale supplier of glass, mirrors, IG spacer bars and screen components, as well as related … Continue reading

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Tubelite’s Michigan Facility Expands Capacity

Tubelite Inc. increased production capacity, as well as its aluminum extrusion capabilities, at its Reed City, Mich., facility. The company says the changes, including the addition of a third aluminum extrusion press and the application of lean manufacturing principles, allow it … Continue reading

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Northern Building Products Changes Name to Northern Architectural Systems

Northern Building Products adopted the name of its subsidiary, Northern Architectural Systems. The name change occurred concurrently with the merging of the two related companies. “The merger of our operations will make our entire portfolio of windows, doors, curtain[wall] and … Continue reading

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Glass TEXpo™ Welcomes mySA.com as an Exhibitor

mySA.com is set to exhibit at the Glass TEXpo™ 2014 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 10-11 at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio. San Antonio-based mySA.com will display its Internet marketing services, … Continue reading

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PGT Industries Selected to Barron’s 400 Index

PGT Industries has been selected to the 2014 Barron’s 400 Index for the second consecutive semester. The measure of U.S. securities is made up of the 400 strongest and most promising stocks in North America, out of more than 6,000, … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Glass Inc. Celebrates 50 Years in the Business

One of MGI's recent projects was the DaVita world headquarters in Denver.

What began as a trickle 50 years ago has cascaded into something considerably bigger at Metropolitan Glass Inc. (MGI). From its humble beginnings of just two employees, the Denver-based commercial glazing contractor had morphed into a well-known name in the … Continue reading

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Construction Industry Sees Increase of 19,000 Employees for March 2014

Construction employers added 19,000 workers to payrolls in March, bringing industry employment to the highest level since June 2009, while the industry’s unemployment rate dropped to the lowest March level in seven years, according to an analysis of new government … Continue reading

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2016 Greenbuild Annual Conference & Expo to Take Place in Los Angeles

The 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo will be held in Los Angeles, according to an announcement from event organizers, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Hanley Wood. The event previously had been scheduled for San Diego. “Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Glass TEXpo™ Welcomes Glass Doctor as an Exhibitor

Glass Doctor is set to exhibit at the Glass TEXpo™ 2014 show. The two-day architectural glass event will be held April 10-11 at the Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel in San Antonio. Waco, Texas-based Glass Doctor’s franchisees can learn how … Continue reading

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Quanex Promotes Vince Warne to Technical Services Director

Quanex Building Products promoted Vince Warne to director of technical services. Warne is an industry veteran, previously working as part of the Quanex Insulating Glass Systems team and serving in many roles, including production supervisor, standard spacer business unit manager, … Continue reading

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