More articles by Ellen Rogers

July Glass Conference Offers Reviews and Updates of Various Activities and Efforts 

Despite more than a year without in-person meetings, the industry has continued to advocate for and work toward the betterment of the industry. That was part of the discussion this week when the National Glass Association (NGA) hosted part one … Continue reading

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Vortex Glass Debuts to Serve the Hurricane Glazing Market

There’s a new kid in town, gearing up to establish its place in the hurricane glazing market—and just in time as the NOAA is once again predicting an active Atlantic hurricane season. Located in Hialeah Gardens, Fla., Vortex Glass began … Continue reading

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What Doesn’t Go Together? A PVB Shortage and an Active Hurricane Season

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) is expecting an active Atlantic hurricane season. While that may spur some contractors or homeowners to consider a swift upgrade to impact windows, they probably shouldn’t count on that happening. Jeff Rigot, Viracon’s … Continue reading

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Channel Glass Installation Brings Form and Function to Bridge Pavilion

More than 3,000 square feet of channel glass was installed recently in the new Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge, Westchester Landing, in Tarrytown, N.Y. The landing, which features glass supplied by Bendheim, forms the pavilion’s canopy and the Welcome Center’s … Continue reading

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Driving Demand: A Greater Desire for Energy Performance Could Mean Opportunities for Non-Traditional Materials

High performance glazing products are some of the industry’s most in-demand materials, and much of that stems from increasingly stringent building codes and regulations. To help buildings meet those goals, several products and technologies are available that go beyond the … Continue reading

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