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From Top to Bottom, Glass Industry Has Positive Outlook in 2020

A strong majority of U.S. contract glaziers anticipate either no change or an increase in all major building sectors relevant to the architectural glass and metal industry, according to the new 2020 Glass and Glazing Industry Outlook. The annual report … Continue reading

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Contract Glazier Activity Strengthens in November

The value of glazing contractor work in the U.S. was stronger in November 2019 than the same month a year before, according to Key Media & Research (KMR). Nonresidential construction increased 5.1% in November 2019 compared to November 2018, even … Continue reading

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Permasteelisa Prepares Future Generations through Internships

An internship is a great way for college students to learn about an industry or career path that could offer future opportunities. Permasteelisa North America is one company that’s had a lot of success from its internship program. The company … Continue reading

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Report: Contractors Show Concern Over Labor Shortage, Tariffs

While contractors are optimistic about the health of the U.S. economy during the next 12 months, they report difficulty finding skilled workers and concern over the recently implemented tariffs on steel and aluminum. USG Corporation and the U.S. Chamber of … Continue reading

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BEC Wraps Up with Field Fixes for Curtainwall and Mock-Up Discussions

Before the 2018 Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference wrapped up yesterday in Las Vegas, attendees had the chance to listen in and learn about a number of important issues for the contract glazing industry. Two panel discussions provided insight and … Continue reading

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