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GANA Division Member of Year Nominations Due Soon

Nominations for Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Division Member of the Year are due January 22. GANA asks those in the industry to nominate GANA members “that go above and beyond on behalf of the association and the glass … Continue reading

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Bergmann Featured Speaker at BEC

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) announced Kai-Uwe Bergmann, partner at architectural firm BIG, will be the featured speaker at this year’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference. BEC will be held February 21-23, 2016, at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. Bergmann … Continue reading

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Guardian to Sponsor Bench at BEC Conference

Guardian Industries will sponsor hall-of-fame baseball player Johnny Bench as the 2016 Glass Association of North America (GANA) BEC Conference keynote presenter. The former catcher was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in January 1989 and was named the … Continue reading

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GANA Names New Account Executive

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) appointed Sara Neiswanger as its new account executive. She will replace Ashley Charest. Neiswanger has held the position of technical resource coordinator for GANA for the past six years. In addition, she has … Continue reading

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Technical Work Rounds Out GANA’s Fall Conference

The Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Division technical committee meeting, as well as the Decorative Division’s, wrapped up the Glass Association of North America’s Fall Conference yesterday at the Hyatt Regency in San Antonio. Members discussed a number of documents currently … Continue reading

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Steve Selkowitz Discusses High-Performance Façade Opportunities During GANA Fall Conference

Steve Selkowitz of LBNL spoke to GANA Fall Conference attendees about high-performance building opportunities.

The glazing world is becoming increasingly complex and is dependent on many factors that need to be balanced. Steve Selkowitz with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories (LBNL) spoke during the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Fall Conference Flat Glass Division meeting … Continue reading

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Fall Conference Takes Away Lessons from the Lab

An attendee of GANA's Intertek tour checks out lite of glass that underwent impact testing.

Aluminum melts at 1200 degrees Fahrenheit. That was just some of the information attendees of the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Fall Conference learned today when they toured Intertek’s Elmendorf, Texas, facility. Tour attendees witnessed hurricane and tornado impact … Continue reading

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Do You Know What Owners Want from Your BIM?

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The design and construction industry continues to move more and more into the Building Information Modeling (BIM) realm, with benefits ranging from fast delivery, reduced costs and an overall efficient process. But sometimes, there’s a concern that owners don’t always … Continue reading

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GANA, IGMA Partner for Conferences

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) will host conferences together next year at the Hyatt Regency in Indian Wells, Calif. While hosting their respective events, the IGMA Winter Conference and the GANA … Continue reading

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GANA Glass Leaders Conference Set for October 12

Registration is open for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) Glass Leaders Conference in San Antonio on October 12. The conference precedes the GANA Fall Conference, which will take place October 13-16 at the same location. A presentation covering … Continue reading

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