The Empire State will once again host Glass Expo Northeast™ (GENE), March 27-28 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, N.Y. The expo is tailor-made for the architectural glass and metal industry and will feature a topical educational program and a tradeshow floor packed with the biggest names in the business. The following companies are just a sample of those you will find at GENE.

Standard Bent Glass is a glass fabricator of flat and bent annealed/tempered laminated/insulating glass with digital printing to both interlayer and glass. Its many projects include: canopies, hand railings, partition walls, storefronts, flooring and bird glass. The company is displaying product samples in space #307.

Century Bathworks Inc. has been building framed and frameless tub and shower enclosures since 1946 and offers a wide variety of styles, configurations and hardware for shower enclosures, including the popular matte black Gridworks doors and barn-door style sliding doors. In addition to its extensive product offering, the Century team has decades of combined experience in the shower door industry, stop by space #82 to learn more.

In space #88 Technoform will be showcasing its new product, the TGI Spacer M with wire which improves thermal and structural performance, reduces risk of condensation, and enhances appearance of window systems. Featuring a hybrid composition, the TGI Spacer M with wire is a cold bendable, warm-edge spacer bar comprised of a thin, low conductivity stainless steel, a spring steel wire and an engineered thermoplastic.

In space #90 is Saand, an architectural glass fabricator of commercial IG and heavy glass/furniture products. Saand has five facilities encompassing over 570,000 square feet of manufacturing space utilizing state of the art equipment since 1990.

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® will be in space #84. The company is a leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. Its products include: custom-engineered curtainwall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

Bailey Specialty Cranes & Aerials manufactures robotic glass lifting equipment. All of its products are American-made and meet or exceed ANSI Safety Codes. Stop by space #92 to meet with the company.

Oknoplast Group is one of the strongest European leaders of the top PVC and aluminum windows and doors. Oknoplast provides a wide range of products certified in Europe and USA for commercial and higher residential projects, with many samples on display in space #66.

Q-railing USA can be found in space #71. Q-railing develops high-grade designer railing systems. The company works with glass railings, glass balustrades, balustrades, stainless steel balustrades, baluster posts, handrails, handrail brackets, glass clamps, glass adapters, Juliet balconies, balcony railings, stair railings, banisters, glass balconies, banister brackets, handrail fittings and glass brackets.

Quanex offers a number of commercial spacer options, including Super Spacer® TriSeal with a unique triple seal design that provides excellent durability for sustainable performance. Quanex wants to be your choice for all commercial insulating needs, including silicone structural glazing. Visit with the company in space #68 for more information.

TRUE Software Solutions provides all-in-one construction subcontractor project management software built to be reliable and customizable. Attendees can view product demonstrations in space #74.

Don’t miss your chance to network with these companies and all the rest at GENE ’19. The full exhibitor line-up and educational program can be found at

Glass Expo Northeast’19 is co-sponsored by the Long Island Glass Association (LIGA), USGlass magazine,™ and Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal.

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  1. Very good article about Glass Expo Northeast. Good to know about news from the world of windows.

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