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AAMA and WDMA Release Updated Review and Forecast Prediction

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) and the Window & Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) have jointly released the August update to the AAMA/WDMA 2012/2013 U.S. Industry Statistical Review and Forecast. This report delivers information on door, window and skylight market trends and product relationships. … Continue reading

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AAMA Contests Offer Chance to Save on Courses, Exams

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) will host an online contest on both Twitter and LinkedIn every Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. EST from August 7 through September 4. The contest will feature quiz questions from AAMA’s FenestrationMasters™ program — the industry resource for comprehensive professional education and … Continue reading

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AAMA Streamlines BIM Process for Fenestration Industry with New Specification

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released AAMA 912-13, Voluntary Specification for Non-Residential Fenestration Building Information Modeling (BIM), which identifies and outlines minimum requirements for two widely-used model types — design intent (DI) models and project execution and coordination (PEC) models — and is intended to be referenced … Continue reading

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FenestrationMasters Certification Exams Now Available

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has announced the availability of certification exams for the association’s FenestrationMasters™ program, a nationwide education and certification program for professionals in the door, window, skylight, curtainwall, storefront and sloped glazing industries. FenestrationMaster™ (advanced-level) and FenestrationAssociate™ (entry-level) students who have successfully completed … Continue reading

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AAMA Releases Courses on Curtainwall and Storefront Design and Energy

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) released education courses on curtainwall design, aluminum storefronts and entrances, as well as energy and the architectural fenestration industry, as part of its FenestrationMasters® program. This is the sixth group of FenestrationMasters courses released by AAMA. “Because of the complexity of … Continue reading

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AAMA BIM Specification Nears Completion

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) Building Information Modeling Task Group met during the association’s recent Summer Conference to review ballot comments on the draft document, Voluntary Specification for Non-Residential Fenestration Building Information Modeling (BIM). The Summer Conference was held June 9-12 in Rosemont, … Continue reading

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AAMA Announces Scholarship Award Winners at Summer Conference

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) announced its annual scholarship recipients during the 2013 AAMA Summer Conference that was held June 9-12, in Rosemont, Ill. Seven children of employees of AAMA member companies who are pursuing college degrees related to … Continue reading

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AAMA Holds Summer Conference

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) is holding its Summer Conference this week in Rosemont, Ill. Yesterday, Stephen Gold, president and CEO of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI), delivered a keynote presentation on the recovery of the U.S. manufacturing industry. Also … Continue reading

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AAMA Releases Document about Recommended Static Water Penetration Resistance Test Pressures

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) recently published a document that recommends static water penetration resistance test pressures for non-hurricane-prone U.S. regions. AAMA TIR A13-13, Recommended Static Water Penetration Resistance Test Pressures in Non-Hurricane-Prone Regions of the United States, was … Continue reading

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AAMA Releases Fenestration Product Installation and Field Testing Courses

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released education courses on residential and commercial installation, field testing/forensic evaluation and fenestration anchorage, the fifth group in its FenestrationMasters® program. “FenestrationMasters thus far has provided a broad range of information on assembled products and their requirements … Continue reading

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