John Richardson Wright passed away on August 2 at his home in Jacksonville Beach, Fla. Wright, owner of Southeastern Aluminum Products, was 73 years old and surrounded by family and friends at the time of his death. He was born … Continue reading
Nonresidential was among the three main industry sectors that saw a decrease in new construction starts in August. Starts for the month dropped 11 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $554.5 billion, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. … Continue reading
Technoform Glass Insulation NA Inc., a manufacturer of warm edge spacer technology for insulating glass, announced product manager Laura Woods successfully completed all requirements of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s (AAMA) FenestrationAssociate examination requirements. “The achievement of Certified Fenestration Associate … Continue reading
What do Apple, Tesla and Deceuninck North America have in common? They are all putting major operations in the Reno, Nev., area. Deceuninck announced it is breaking new ground with its first Western U.S. manufacturing facility. Planting roots in Fernley, … Continue reading
Exhibitors at this year’s event offered a diverse product range, from software and machinery to glass, doors and more. This month’s newscast offers a recap of just some of what was on the show floor. Click HERE to watch the … Continue reading
“The GlassBuild (GBA) show has existed, in some form or another, since the mid-’70s. Its name, focus and venues have changed and continue to evolve, but one thing is for sure: it’s a great place to see your industry colleagues … Continue reading
Just half of the states in the U.S. added construction jobs between July and August. However, the numbers were a little more promising from a year-over-year standpoint. Construction employment rose in 36 states and the District of Columbia between August … Continue reading
Memphis, Tenn.-based Binswanger Glass announced it hired Keith Norman. Norman was added as a project manager and estimator for the company’s downtown Memphis location. He has 30 years of project management experience in the glass and glazing industry.