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As Window EPD Nears, LEED and Green Globes Focus More on Products

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Just as work on an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) for windows gets set to reach an important milestone and the broader certification landscape continues to evolve, both LEED and the newer Green Globes programs are increasingly reflecting the trend of … 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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Former NFL Quarterback to Keynote BEC Conference; Hotel Deadline Approaches

Ron Jaworski, a former NFL quarterback and ESPN NFL analyst, will address this year’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, organized by the Glass Association of North America (GANA). Jaworksi will share his experiences on innovative change. Following his playing career, … Continue reading

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BEC Conference to Feature a Range of Presentations

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) has announced a number of sessions for the upcoming Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, which is scheduled for March 16-18 at the Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas. Richard A. Beuke, vice president of … Continue reading

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Tempering Division Continues to Develop New Work Items

: GANA’s Tempering Division focused on updates to various GIBs and other documents during the Annual Conference.

The Glass Association of North America’s (GANA) Tempering Division session rounded out the group’s Annual Meeting, which is taking place this week in Orlando, Fla. The division has a number of Glass Informational Bulletins (GIB) in development stages, and is … Continue reading

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GANA Members Recognized; Laminated Group Hears Update on Glass in Railings Standard Development

GANA members were recognized for their dedication to the industry as part of the inaugural member of the year awards.

It was tough for those who knew Greg Carney to keep a dry eye during the inaugural Glass Association of North America Awards (GANA) Reception, which included the debut of the C. Gregory Carney GANA Member of the Year Award. … Continue reading

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GANA’s Decorative and Mirror Divisions Agree to Merge During Annual Conference

The Decorative Division and Mirror Division have agreed to join forces as one division within GANA. The proposal must now be approved by the board.

Decorative glass and mirror discussions were some of the biggest topics on today’s agenda of the Glass Association of North America’s Annual Conference taking place in Orlando, Fla. During the Fall Conference last September the Mirror Division had discussed the … Continue reading

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GANA’s Annual Conference Opens with Energy Discussions

GANA Annual Conference attendees have been taking part in various energy-related discussions.

Good news for the glass industry opened the 2014 Glass Association of North America Annual Conference today in Orlando, Fla. During the Energy Division meeting code consultant Tom Culp provided a report on the recent news about the vote within … Continue reading

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GANA to Work with GlassCon Global

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) has announced that it is working with the Finishing Contractors Association International (FCA) to host GlassCon Global, a three-day forum event designed to explore new technologies and products in the glass and glazing … Continue reading

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GANA Releases “Security Glazing for Schools” Bulletin

The Glass Association of North America (GANA) has released a new Glass Informational Bulletin (GIB) titled “Security Glazing for Schools,” which provides information about security glazing options for doors and windows installed in schools. The GIB outlines various types of … Continue reading

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