More articles by Ellen Rogers

Required Courses: School Safety and Security is Not an Elective

When it comes to school safety and security, you can’t cut corners. Unfortunately, though, not every school district has the funds to install security level glazing products. Educational facilities may consider some type of protective glazing, but decide against it. … Continue reading

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Inside the Mind of an Architect: How to Make Glazing Projects Better

What do architects want? That was one of the questions addressed during the “Mind of an Architect” discussion during the Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, taking place in Nashville, Tenn. Jacob Johnson, operations manager with Harmon Inc., and George Feathers, … Continue reading

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Delegated Design Benefits and Opportunities for Glaziers

Delegated design and the benefits it can offer contract glaziers was covered in several sessions during the Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, taking place in Nashville, Tenn. Vic McConnell with Smith Cashion & Orr PLC discussed related contract and negation … Continue reading

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BEC Conference Addresses Technical Updates and Code Changes Glaziers Need to Know

Technical activities and code updates helped open the Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, which is taking place in Nashville, Tenn.—the first time the event has been held in a location other than Las Vegas. The event, organized by the National … Continue reading

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The 2020 Annual Conference Ends with Codes and Standards Discussions

Fabricating committee discussions, along with codes and technical reports, wrapped up the National Glass Association’s (NGA) Annual Conference yesterday in La Jolla, Calif. During the sessions, code consultants Tom Culp and Thom Zaremba updated the group on a number of … Continue reading

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