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GANA to Celebrate 20 Years During Fall Conference

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) will celebrate its 20-year anniversary with a reception September 23 at 6:30 p.m. during the GANA Fall Conference in Toronto. The conference will be held September 23-26 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto … Continue reading

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CGA Offered Member Rate for GANA Fall Conference

Members of the Canadian Glass Association (CGA) can register for the Glass Association of North America (GANA) Fall Conference, to be held in Toronto, at the GANA member rate. The event is GANA’s first Fall Conference in Canada. The conference, … Continue reading

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North Carolina Puts Low-E Code Loophole into Effect, Fenestration Industry Poised to Respond

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An emergency building code rule that was adopted in North Carolina in June regarding low-E glass was put into effect the first week of July. The state’s residential building code used to require the use of low-E windows for their … Continue reading

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Centric to Manage Canadian Glass Association

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA), which provides support to the Canadian glass industry regarding building codes, standards and legislation, has selected Centric Management and Consulting to serve as its new management company. “The Canadian Glass Association is excited to work … Continue reading

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Decorative Glass Takes the Spotlight at Neocon

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Glass—you can write on it, walk on it and, oh yes, look through it. And for the commercial interiors and design industry, the one place to find the latest products and styles for everything from office chairs to new possibilities … Continue reading

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GANA Announces 2014-2015 Centric Officers and Board of Directors

Centric Management and Consulting Inc., the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) for-profit subsidiary, elected its 2014-15 Officers and Board of Directors.  Serving in officer positions are: Chair: Jeff Nixon, Glass Coatings & Concepts; Vice chair: Ren Bartoe, Vesuvius; President: Bill … Continue reading

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NSF International Develops Flat Glass Product Category Rule

NSF International, in collaboration with the Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Flat Glass Manufacturing Division, developed a product category rule (PCR) for flat and float glass. Flat glass, for purposes of the PCR, includes sheet glass, plate glass, rolled … Continue reading

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NFPA Proposals Could Impact Fire-Rated Glazing

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NFPA 80 is currently undergoing public comment. The standard regulates the installation and maintenance of assemblies and devices used to protect openings in walls, floors, and ceilings against the spread of fire and smoke within, into, or out of buildings. … Continue reading

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GANA to Host Fall Conference in Canada

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) announced that its annual Fall Conference will take place September 23-26 in Toronto. The Fall Conference, to be held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Toronto Downtown, marks the first-ever GANA Fall Conference to be … 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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