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AGC Teams up with Obeikan for Solar Control Glass Coating Venture

AGC announced its consolidated subsidiary, AGC Glass Europe (AGEU), has signed a letter of intent with Obeikan Glass Company, a Saudi Arabian glass manufacturer, to establish a solar control glass coating joint venture. The processing line for temperable solar control … Continue reading

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AGC Consolidating Fabrication Facility in Jacksonville to Atlanta Area

AGC Glass Company North America announced it will consolidate its fabrication capabilities in Jacksonville, Fla., into the company’s 200,000-plus-square-foot facility in Lithia Spring, Ga., in the Atlanta area. The move, which is expected to be completed no later than the … Continue reading

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Construction Activity Continues to Expand With Uneven Patterns

For the third-straight month, construction spending continued its modest climb, as solid increases in private nonresidential and public construction outweighed a downturn in residential projects, according to an analysis of new Census Bureau data by the Associated General Contractors of … Continue reading

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AGC Adds Four Representatives to North America Sales Team

AGC Glass Company North America recently bolstered its sales team, adding Brad A. Bartley [CSI CDT], Meghan Beach [LEED AP BD+C, CSI CDT], Shawn Winn and Paul Drake as architectural sales representatives. “Each new team member is well-qualified within the … Continue reading

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Uneven Pattern in Construction Spending ‘Likely to Last’

For the third straight month, total construction rose at a modest rate in April, though Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America officials caution its recovery remains “fragile and fragmented” with an uneven pattern “likely to last.” “Residential, private nonresidential and … Continue reading

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AGC Named Sole-Supplier of Brazil’s Arena Corinthians

AGC announced it will be the sole-source supplier of all glass components for the construction of Arena Corinthians, a new soccer stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil that features a design heavily accented by glass. The building’s architects cited AGC’s specialty … Continue reading

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Despite Weather, Construction Industry Making Best of Start to 2014

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Construction economists don’t always see eye-to-eye, and that’s okay, according to Bernard Markstein, chief economist for Reed Construction Data. “We seem to agree on most things, but not everything …we’re economists. That’s what we do,” he says. But during a … Continue reading

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AGC Glass Co. North America to Sponsor Glass TEXpo™ Official Program

AGC Glass Co. North America (AGC) of Alpharetta, Ga., has signed on as the official program sponsor for this year’s Glass TEXpo™. Attendees can expect to see an enhanced illustration of all that is being offered at Glass TEXpo, as … Continue reading

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AGC’s Glass Division Improves Net Sales Year-Over-Year

Asahi Glass Co. has announced fiscal-year net sales for its glass division of $6.5 billion in U.S. dollars (667.3 billion Japanese Yen), compared to $5.5 billion U.S. dollars (564.6 billion Japanese Yen) in the same period of 2012. Operating profit … Continue reading

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