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Quanex Promotes Vince Warne to Technical Services Director

Quanex Building Products promoted Vince Warne to director of technical services. Warne is an industry veteran, previously working as part of the Quanex Insulating Glass Systems team and serving in many roles, including production supervisor, standard spacer business unit manager, … Continue reading

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WDMA Members Take to Capitol Hill

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The EPA’s Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule (LRRP) continues to take center stage, when it comes to industry lobbying efforts. Specifically, the industry wants to make sure that the rule, which affects homes built before 1978, is not expanded … Continue reading

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Quanex Completes Sale of Nichols Aluminum

Quanex Building Products Corp. completed the sale of its interest in Nichols Aluminum LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary, to Aleris for $110 million in an all-cash transaction. The previously pending sale was announced in February. “Going forward, our full focus … Continue reading

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Quanex Celebrates 35 Years of Warm Edge Technology

Quanex Building Products introduced its flexible, non-metal-based spacer 35 years ago to the insulating glass industry. The concept of reducing thermal conductivity at the edge seal for improved thermal performance inspired further innovations, including the introduction of Super Spacer® in … Continue reading

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Quanex Works with Zane State College to Provide Continuing Education

Quanex Building Products is working with Zane State College to provide continuing education opportunities free of charge to its employees. The program will provide 191 training hours and eight college credit hours to Quanex employees. Nine of the company’s process, … Continue reading

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Attendees Receive an Education about IG at IGMA 2014 Winter Meeting

Attendees focused on education during the final day of the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance (IGMA) 2014 Winter Meeting, held at the JW Marriott Union Square in San Francisco. With a variety of seminars encompassing topics from safety and investigating failures, … Continue reading

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Quanex Building Products Reports That EPG Sales are Up

Quanex Building Products has reported its financial results for the first quarter of 2014, and as part of that report notes that its Engineered Products Group’s (EPG) net sales increased 19 percent to $126 million for the quarter, compared with … Continue reading

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Quanex Signs Agreement to Sell Nichols Aluminum

Quanex Building Products Corp. has announced that it has signed a purchase agreement to sell its interest in Nichols Aluminum LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary, to Aleris for $110 million in an all-cash transaction. The transaction is subject to customary … Continue reading

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Quanex Building Products Sees Net Loss of $1.2 Million for Fourth Quarter

Quanex Building Products’ fourth-quarter financial results, released yesterday, include a $1.2 million net loss, compared with a  net income of $1.0 million for the same period in 2012. However, the company saw a 17-percent increase in its net sales from … Continue reading

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AAMA Issues First Industry Professional Certification for FenestrationMasters Program

Kevin Zuege of Quanex Building Products was the first person to successfully complete the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s (AAMA) FenestrationMasters™ program, earning the FenestrationMaster™ professional certification. Currently, Quanex has nearly 40 students enrolled in AAMA’s FenestrationMasters program, with five successfully passing the certification exam. “Quanex raised a worthy challenge when it … Continue reading

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