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LGD Becomes First Glazing Contractor in San Diego Region to earn NACC

Long Glazing and Doors Inc. (LGD) announced that it earned the North American Contractor Certification (NACC). LGD, a family-owned commercial glazing contractor based in El Cajon, Calif., became the first glazing contractor in the San Diego region, the 10th in … Continue reading

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Comment Period Open for BHMA Standard

September 6 is the comment deadline for the Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association’s (BHMA) BSR/BHMA A156.44-202x, Standard for Hardware for Architectural Glass Openings, which will establish performance requirements for exit device hardware used on swinging architectural glass doors and includes operational, … Continue reading

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IMPACT Town Hall Covers ANSI Proposal, COVID-19 Questions

During the Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust (IMPACT) virtual town hall forum titled, “Returning to Work: COVID-19 Issues and Answers,” guest speaker John Johnson, vice president and director of environmental safety, health and security at Black and Veatch, discussed … Continue reading

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Glazier Certification One Step Closer to Reality

Creating a certification isn’t easy, but the industry experts behind the Architectural Glass and Metal Technician (AGMT) Certification Program, are going the extra mile to bring a new level of professionalism to the glazing industry. The AGMT Certification Program Item … Continue reading

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Building Codes vs. Copyright Law: Legal Showdown Heats Up

The long-running debate over who “owns” legally binding construction codes gets another big platform next month. In August, the American Bar Association (ABA) will vote on a resolution urging Congress to pass legislation that provides limited free online access to standards incorporated into state and local construction codes, including those … Continue reading

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