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US Government to Prioritize American-Made, Lower-Carbon Construction Materials

The U.S. government will prioritize the use of American-made, lower-carbon construction materials for federally funded projects, including curtainwalls and flat glass, the General Services Administration (GSA) announced. The GSA issued a request for information this past week to learn more … Continue reading

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Website of the Week: Coral Industries

Coral Industries is an independent manufacturer of bath enclosures. It employs more than 400 people who produce bath and shower enclosures and a line of architectural products, including entrance doors, storefronts, curtainwalls, window walls and sunshades. Site visitors also can … Continue reading

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ASTM, NFRC Working Through Numerous Updates and Initiatives

The Fenestration & Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) 2022 Virtual Summer Conference on Tuesday, June 7, highlighted updates to industry organizations and standards, including upcoming initiatives for ASTM International and the National Fenestration Rating Council (NFRC). Amy Roberts, director of Canadian … Continue reading

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Unicel Board Announces New Co-Presidents

The board of directors for Unicel Architectural Corp., manufacturer of Vision Control®, timber and aluminum curtainwalls and skylight solutions, appointed Vincent Couturier and Samuel Doyon-Bissonnette as co-presidents. Couturier and Doyon-Bissonnette previously completed a successful management buyout transaction in 2020. “The … Continue reading

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Schüco USA Increases Production Capabilities in Connecticut

After only a few years of operating in its Newington, Conn., facility, Schüco USA has doubled its warehouse production space, from 50,000  to 100,000-square feet. President Attila Arian says the additional space was necessary to meet the increased demand for high-performance envelope components. … Continue reading

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