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Assa Abloy to Acquire Brazilian Companies

Assa Abloy has signed agreements to acquire two Brazilian companies — Papaiz, a lock company, and Udinese, a manufacturer of hardware for sliding doors and windows. The acquisitions are expected to significantly increase the group’s footprint in Brazil. “I am very … Continue reading

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Greenbuild Exhibitors Bring in the Light, Keep out the Heat

The glass, glazing and fenestration industry made its presence felt at this year's Glassbuild.

Green building offers a unique challenge for the glazing industry. It demands buildings bring in more light to reduce artificial lighting costs and enhance occupant health, while simultaneously asking for better thermal performance for lower energy usage. Fortunately, the industry … Continue reading

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New HPDC Board Includes Pair of Glass Industry Members

The Health Product Declaration Collaborative (HPDC) announced its newly-elected board of directors, which includes two glass industry members. Aaron Smith of ASSA ABLOY returns to the group, and Brandon Tinianov of View Glass was named as a new member. “The … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Keep it Glassy at NeoCon East

What’s on the inside counts, too. One architectural design event in Philadelphia this week is working to prove just that. NeoCon East 2015 opened today at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. In its 13th year, the exposition and conference focuses on … Continue reading

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Are Green Building Codes ‘A Food Label For a Building’?

Aaron Smith, the director of sustainable building solutions with ASSA ABLOY, gave a presentation titled “Opening the Door to Transparency – LEED v4, EPDS and HPDS.”

The growing importance of transparency in the manufacturing process for windows was a big focus of the second day of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) fall conference in Cambridge, Md., on Tuesday. Aaron Smith, the director of sustainable building … Continue reading

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Assa Abloy Publishes 14 EPDs, Aims for 10 More

Assa Abloy Group door brands have released several Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), which provide a comprehensive list of components and potential environmental impacts throughout the product’s life cycle. The company’s 14 EPDs cover a range of products under its Ceco … Continue reading

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Hurricane Codes: How Much Do You Know?

With hurricane season underway and a major revision of the Florida Building Code on the horizon, the Door and Hardware Institute hosted a webinar on Wednesday to remind members of the fenestration industry about the importance of these coastal construction … Continue reading

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Assa Abloy Entrance Systems Returns to Exhibit at Glass Expo Northeast™ ’15

The Glass Expo Northeast™ show floor will once again include Assa Abloy Entrance Systems as an exhibitor. The two-day architectural glass event will take place at the Hyatt Regency Long Island Hotel in Hauppauge, N.Y., on April 23-24, 2015. Assa … Continue reading

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View the July Newscast for a Look Back at AIA 2014

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The 2014 AIA National Convention concluded last week, offering attendees information about many of the hottest glass and fenestration industry products. Watch the video to learn more about what exhibitors had to offer. Continue reading

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Rockwood Introduces MariTek Collection

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Rockwood, an Assa Abloy Group company, has introduced the MariTek collection to its architectural door pull line, and the expansion of the OvalTek collection with offset pulls. The MariTek collection of door pulls is offered in seven architectural finishes and … Continue reading

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