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Fire Protection and Safety: Industry Discusses Opportunities and Challenges

What happens if one life safety product category compromises another? Code consultant Thom Zaremba raised the question this morning during the National Glass Association’s Glass Conference taking place this week in Miramar Beach, Fla. He made his point amid the … Continue reading

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Proposed Florida Bill Seeks to Add Hurricane Protection for Condominium Associations

A bill filed in Florida aims to add uniformity and consistency to hurricane protections installed by condominium associations and unit owners. Authored by Rep. Kaylee Tuck (R), the bill (HB 395: Hurricane Protection for Condominium Associations) was pre-filed in the … Continue reading

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Kingspan Light + Air Adds Architectural Solutions Team

Kingspan Light + Air, a division of Kingspan Group PLC, has added an architectural solutions team. According to company officials, the team is dedicated to helping architects and specifiers find daylighting technology and integrated design solutions for their projects. Officials … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain Named Among World’s Best Employers for 8th Straight Year

Saint-Gobain has been named one of the world’s best employers by the Top Employers Institute, a global certifier recognizing excellence in employee conditions. The recognition marks the company’s eighth consecutive year of certification as a global top employer. It joins … Continue reading

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Total Construction Starts Jump 27% in December

Behind the strength of manufacturing and infrastructure construction, total construction starts increased by 27% in December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $1.185 trillion, according to data released by Dodge Construction Network (DCN). December’s jump follows an 18% decrease … Continue reading

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