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Deepest Discounts for GlassCon Global Registration Ends Soon

Attendees who register for GlassCon Global 2016 before December 31, 2015 will receive a full 20-percent discount to the event, which includes more than 20 hours of educational workshops designed to appeal to architects, engineers, specification writers, owners, developers and … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global Registration Now Open

Registration for the second annual GlassCon Global opened today. The technical conference, which focuses on the innovation driving glass technology, will be held at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston from July 6-9, 2016. This international event is dedicated … Continue reading

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Play it Safe with the Right Equipment

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In this month’s newscast, USGlass takes a look at how certain machinery can help foster a safe work environment. We also announce some exciting news about an industry event that you won’t want to miss. Click HERE to watch the … Continue reading

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GlassCon Global To Be Held in Boston July 2016

GlassCon Global, an educational conference and technical symposium bringing together all segments of the design/build and construction industries, will be held July 6‐9, 2016, at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel in Boston. The three-day event is dedicated to the exploration … Continue reading

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Speakers Cover Protective Glazing During GlassCon Global

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Energy performance, structural glazing and the future of architectural glass were big discussion topics during GlassCon Global, which concluded yesterday in Philadelphia. But the program also covered another critical topic: safety and security glazing. A number of presenters focused on … Continue reading

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GlassCon Discussions Take a Look at Structural Glass Designs

Vincente Montes-Amoros with CDC spoke today at GlassCon about glass breakage in glass railing systems.

Codes and standards have a major role to play when it comes to designing and constructing a safe building—possibly even more so when glass becomes a structural element. A number of discussions involving structural glass codes, standards and design were … Continue reading

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GlassCon Debuts with Transatlantic Debate Covering Global Glass Innovation

Graham Dodd of Arup took part in today's Glasscon Global Transatlantic Debate.

“Some of the greatest minds in our industry are in attendance at this conference.” Those were the words of Ed Zaucha, chair of the inaugural GlassCon Global Conference, which opened today at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Approximately 350 … Continue reading

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FCA International Initiates Plans to Launch GlassCon Global in 2014

Plans are currently in the works to bring glass information and education about new technologies and developments to the North American market. Called GlassCon 2014, the Finishing Contractors Association International (FCA) is leading the efforts to debut the event the … Continue reading

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