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Laminated Glass Might Have Saved Lives in the Philippines

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There was no stopping one of the most powerful storms ever recorded when it slammed into the Philippines on Friday, leaving thousands dead and displacing millions more. But the swath of death and destruction from Typhoon Haiyan might have been … Continue reading

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Glass Expo Midwest™ Educates Attendees about Safety and Marketing Strategies

The final day of Glass Expo Midwest, held at the Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel in Schaumburg, Ill., started with morning seminars focused on a variety of subjects. Topics ranged from fire-rated glazing and social media marketing to bomb-blast mitigation and the … Continue reading

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Delivery of World’s Largest Lammy Brings Challenges

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Just imagine the considerable gamut of logistics involved in trying to move a behemoth piece of glass that extends nearly 46 feet in length, stands more than 10 feet in height and weighs in at a little more than 7,700 … Continue reading

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Senate Committee Passes Bill to Provide Grants for School Safety Improvements

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The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee voted yesterday to pass legislation designed to provide grants to local communities and schools throughout the United States to improve safety within the schools. The School Safety Enhancements Act of 2013 (S.146) is sponsored by … Continue reading

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Experts Weigh in on Glass Breakage in Russia as Prices Rise

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As the Chelyabinsk region of Russia recovers from the damage of last week’s meteor strike, including large amounts of glass breakage, some industry experts are weighing in on whether the type of glass could have made a difference in the … Continue reading

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