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Construction Industry Continues to Encourage and Suggest COVID Protections

As the world enters another year of a COVID pandemic reality, partly due to the contagious Omicron variant, the glazing industry continues to work towards creating a safer workplace—with immune health and physical wellbeing in mind. Giroux Glass, based in … Continue reading

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Aluminum Companies Sue US Department of Commerce Over Anti-Dumping Duties

A group of U.S. aluminum companies has filed a complaint against the U.S. Department of Commerce challenging an anti-dumping duty order on aluminum foil from Turkey, which can be used for a number of architectural building and façade projects, published … Continue reading

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Shipping Constraints and Price Increases Have Southern Aluminum Finishing Making Changes

“It’s like shipping spaghetti.” After years of freight damage, glass companies, such as Southern Aluminum Finishing (SAF), based in Atlanta, have had to make some changes to their inventory and shipping processes. Because of continuous freight damages and rising costs, … Continue reading

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Glass and Glazing Activity Continues Turnaround

Architectural glass-related spending in nonresidential construction was higher in November compared to the same time a year ago. Spending increased by 1.3% year-over-year on a seasonally adjusted annualized basis, according to Key Media & Research (KMR), a leading information provider … Continue reading

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December PPI Numbers Remain Positive for Glass Industry

The seasonally unadjusted prices for materials used in glass and glazing manufacturing were positive in December and in year-over-year price changes, according to the latest Producer Price Index (PPI) from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In December, the … Continue reading

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