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The Arts Commission Invites Creatives to Reimagine Industrial Glass

The Arts Commission invites creative individuals to reimagine the potential of Pilkington float glass toward the creation of projects funded through Momentum | Intersection. The Commission seeks to provide new partnerships between applications of glass as an artistic medium and … Continue reading

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Glass Connections Set for September

The Canadian Glass Association’s 2016 Glass Connections Conference will be held September 13-14 in Ottawa. The educational and networking event draws together more than 100 glaziers, architects, engineers, designers, spec writers, commercial construction contractors and building owners from across North America. Topics covered will include … Continue reading

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Yanek Named Executive Director of CGA

Bill Yanek has been appointed the executive director of the Canadian Glass Association (CGA). He will remain executive vice president of the Glass Association of North America (GANA) and president of its subsidiary association management company, Centric Management. “I am … Continue reading

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CGA Issues Wired Glass Advisory

The Canadian Glass Association (CGA) released a wired glass advisory, which notes that traditional wired glass is not impact-safe and that it “should not be used in locations subject to human impact.” CGA refers to the “hundreds of injuries associated with … Continue reading

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Energy Drives Discussions During Glass Connections Conference

The Canadian city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, is located north of Montana and North Dakota and has a population of approximately a million people. This week, it’s also host to the Canadian Glass Association’s (CGA) Glass Connections conference, where industry contract glaziers, fabricators … Continue reading

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