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Fall Conference Discussions Cover Big Topics

Courtesy of Tom Culp, Birch Point Consulting.

When Glass Association of North America (GANA) divisions and committees met in Toronto last week for the group’s Fall Conference, members had plenty to discuss. Those in attendance covered topics ranging from ongoing interest in Building Information Modeling (BIM) to … Continue reading

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Solar Reflectivity Issues Open GANA Fall Conference

“When Buildings Attack their Neighbors,” was the title of a presentation today during the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Fall Conference, underway this week in Toronto. “It’s a scary title, but it’s true,” said Vicente Montes-Amoros of Curtainwall Design … Continue reading

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Consultant and Fabricator Panelists Take on Tough Questions from BEC Attendees

Consultants (from left to right) Stephane Hoffman, John Wheaton and Tony Childress, answered questions during a BEC panel discussion.

When Jon Kimberlain of Dow Corning Corp., welcomed attendees during Monday’s opening address, the chair of the BEC Conference told the crowd that this year’s event was designed to be interactive. And several panel discussions, covering topics such as different … Continue reading

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March Newscast Reviews 2014 BEC Conference

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The Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference concluded yesterday in Las Vegas. In our final event video, we take a look back at some of the key discussion points and also find out which team some … Continue reading

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BEC Panelists Provide Insight on Various Glazing Systems

Contract glaziers taking part in this year’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, organized by the Glass Association of North America, had the opportunity to increase their level of knowledge and awareness about many different products and technologies. A panel discussion … Continue reading

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BEC Attendees Learn About Evolving Codes and Legislative Efforts

Topics ranging from building codes to legal issues were on the program during the second day of the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) conference, which is taking place in Las Vegas. Speakers included Tom Culp of … Continue reading

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BEC 2014 Focuses on Innovative Products and Procedures

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The second day of the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference provided a look at new developments and changes that are driving the glazing industry. Today’s video provides a closer look at some of these new … Continue reading

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BEC Presentations Offer a Close Look at Three Top Industry Topics

Building Information Modeling (BIM), energy and school security—all are important topics in today’s building market and in all of them, glass has a significant role it can play. Yesterday during the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) … Continue reading

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BEC 2014 Opens in Las Vegas

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The Glass Association of North America’s 2014 Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference began yesterday in Las Vegas. The program opened with the technical committee meeting, which included three timely presentations, as well as a welcome reception last night. Watch the … Continue reading

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GANA Extends Room Deadline for BEC Conference

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) has extended the deadline to reserve rooms for the upcoming Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference until February 28. Rooms can be reserved on the BEC Conference website. The BEC Conference will be held … Continue reading

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