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Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15 Welcomes Technical Glass Products as an Exhibitor

Technical Glass Products is set to exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held April 23-24, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y. Technical Glass Products of Snoqualmie, Wash., will … Continue reading

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NFRC 2015 Spring Committee Week Registration Available

The National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC) will hold its NFRC Spring Committee Week March 23-25 in Annapolis, Md. The event focuses on issues relating to the energy ratings of the fenestration industry. Registration is available on the NFRC’s website and … Continue reading

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Curtainwall Mock-Up Bolsters Chicago’s Local 63 Training

Apprentices at the Local 63 apprentice training center install pre-glazed curtainwall.

The architectural and ornamental ironworkers union of Chicago (Local 63) has been around for more than a century, and over the last few decades, pre-glazed curtainwall has represented a big part of the group’s work—and that will continue to be … Continue reading

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Glass Expo West™ ’15 Welcomes Midwest Wholesale Hardware as an Exhibitor

Midwest Wholesale Hardware is set to exhibit at Glass Expo West™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held March 19-20, 2015 at the Hotel Irvine Jamboree Center in Irvine, Calif. Midwest Wholesale Hardware of Kansas City, Mo., will … Continue reading

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AAMA Annual Conference Registration Now Open

Registration is open for the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s (AAMA) 78th Annual Conference, to be held February 15-18 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. A special rate is guaranteed through January 21, and attendees are encouraged to book before this date. The … Continue reading

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Garrett Ames Promoted to COO at Dillmeier

Flat glass fabricator Dillmeier Enterprises announced it has promoted Garrett Ames to chief operating officer. “With the growth of Dillmeier Enterprises in both sales volume and new markets, Garrett Ames’ talents are needed in a more broad based application at … Continue reading

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Canadian Standards Board Committee Still Working on New Wired Glass Standard

The Canadian General Standards Board’s (CGSB) Committee on Glass’s efforts to update the country’s national standard for wired glass still continue. The CGSB announced in November 2013 that it had begun working on a new edition of the standard and … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Northeast™ Show Floor Expands with REBCO Inc.

REBCO Inc. is set to exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15, a two-day architectural glass event to be held April 23-24, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y. REBCO Inc. of Paterson, N.J., will be displaying … Continue reading

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Tim Fookes Named Tubelite’s Director of Engineering

Walker, Mich.-based Tubelite Inc. appointed Tim Fookes as its director of engineering. In his new role, Fookes will “ensure that the engineering department provides excellent customer service and assistance for both new and existing storefront, curtainwall, entrance and daylight control … Continue reading

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December Yields Increase in Construction Employment

Construction employment totaled 6,166,000 in December, the highest level since March 2009, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC). The month proved a 12-month gain of 290,000 jobs, or a 4.9-percent increase. Construction employers added … Continue reading

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