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Tureka Dixon Gives Insight on Recruiting Women Glaziers

Women in Construction Week is underway, highlighting women as a viable component of the construction industry. To celebrate, USGNN™ is spotlighting three women glaziers over three days. Part one focused on Madison Hull. For day two, USGNN spoke to Tureka … Continue reading

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“Kind of Like Ballet,” Female Glaziers Reflect on Their Craft

Women in Construction Week is underway, highlighting women as a viable component of the construction industry. While women make up a small percentage of the glazing and overall construction industry workforce, their numbers have grown over the years and several … Continue reading

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Study: Despite Higher COVID-19 Risk, Construction Workers Are Wary of the Vaccine

Since the COVID-19 vaccine rollout began in December, many people in the U.S. have joined waitlists to ensure they receive the vaccine when their turn comes around. However, not everyone is lining up to get the jab and construction workers, … Continue reading

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FGIA Conference Provides Canadian Codes Update

The Canadian national energy code is becoming more stringent, which will impact the glass and fenestration industries. The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) held a “U.S. and Canadian Codes Report” session during its 2021 Virtual Annual Conference to keep … Continue reading

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FGIA Speaker Outlines Commercial and Residential Design Trends

Jumbo glass and energy efficiency continue to be growing design trends, but the COVID-19 pandemic is shaking up other aspects of design. To discuss these trends, John Petersen, director of sustainable design and building innovation with MJM Architects, presented a … Continue reading

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