More articles by Jordan Scott

Vitrum 2021 Organizers Hopeful for In-Person Gathering in October

Since March 2020, most glass industry events have either been cancelled, postponed or held virtually. With Vitrum 2021 scheduled October 5-8, 2021 at the Fiera Milano Rho in Milan, event organizers are hopeful that the global vaccine rollout will make … Continue reading

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How Were Inmates Able to Break the Glass at a St. Louis Jail?

A group of more than 100 inmates at the City Justice Center in St. Louis escaped their cells and broke windows amid a protest of the jail’s conditions on Saturday. Images show the inmates, dressed in yellow uniforms, standing behind … Continue reading

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Glass Conference Opens with Code Development Focus

The world of codes and standards is constantly changing. Recent updates show the industry shifting toward increased energy efficiency, on both national and local levels. The session “Glass and Glazing Codes: Deep Dive,” held during the virtual National Glass Association … Continue reading

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How Changes to ICC 500 Impact the Glass Industry

The 2020 edition of ICC 500 includes several updates. Dave Stammen, engineer for the built environment at UL LLC, provided an overview of those changes to the Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) in a webinar titled, “ICC 500-2020: Updates … Continue reading

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A Look at the Leadership Changes That Preceded JEB’s Closure

The news about the closing of J.E. Berkowitz’s (JEB) location in Pedricktown, N.J., shocked the glass industry. Many are left wondering what’s next for its parent company, Consolidated Glass Holdings (CGH) and the rest of its architectural and security businesses: … Continue reading

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