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AEC Releases New White Papers on Aluminum Extrusions in the Built Environment

The Aluminum Extruders Council has released two new white papers in its “Aluminum Extrusions in the Built Environment” series intended to help building and construction professionals better understand the advantages of and details relating to aluminum extrusions used in commercial … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Pandemic Impact’s Glaston Corp.’s Second Quarter Sales

Glaston Corp.’s orders received dropped from $52.7 million* in the second quarter of 2019 (April through June) to $28.4 million in the second quarter of 2020. That’s according to the company’s half-year January-June 2020 financial report. Net sales also saw … Continue reading

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Wood’s Powr-Grip Helps Employees Support St. Jude’s in Run for Glass Expo VE 5K

In an effort to raise money for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Wood’s Powr-Grip will cover the entrance fee for any of its employees that want to participate in the virtual Run for Glass VE 5K. The company has disbursed … Continue reading

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Virtual Summer Conference Gives Design and Construction Perspective on COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the entire glass industry, from manufacturing and supply chains to design and construction. While the first day of the National Glass Association (NGA) Summer Conference included a focus on the manufacturing perspective, the session, “The … Continue reading

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Glass-Related Construction Spending Still Down in June

The value of nonresidential architectural glass and glazing activity was slightly down again in June, according to glass industry research firm Key Media & Research (KMR). Glass-related nonresidential construction spending decreased 1.2% from June 2019 and 0.6% from May 2020, … Continue reading

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