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Viracon Invests $30 Million for New Coater in Owatonna

Viracon Inc. announced it will make an investment of more than $30 million at its Owatonna, Minn., for a new coater. According to the announcement, Viracon is adding the new line at the Owatonna facility because it contains the company’s … Continue reading

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Viracon to Close Utah Plant for Approximately Two Years

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Owatonna, Minn.-based Viracon Inc. has announced that it will cease operations at its manufacturing plant in St. George, Utah, in mid-April. The company plans to re-open the plant in approximately two years. Company officials say the temporary closure will allow … Continue reading

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Glassy Glebe Road Project Wins Office Building of the Year Award

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Located in Arlington, Va., 800 North Glebe Road, which features more than 78,000 square feet of glass, was named the 2012 Speculative Office Building of the Year by the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Northern Virginia in the … Continue reading

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Viracon’s Nicholas Peake Certified as LEED Green Associate

Nicholas Peake, architectural design specialist for Viracon, has earned accreditation as a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Associate from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Peake joined Viracon’s architectural design department in March 2012 with a bachelor’s … Continue reading

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Apogee Plans $30 Million Investment in Viracon

Apogee Enterprises has announced that it plans to invest more than $30 million in the manufacturing process of its architectural glass subsidiary, Viracon. The project is expected to take the next 18 months and aims to “improve efficiencies and allow … Continue reading

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