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What’s the EPA’s Future Under a Trump Administration?

For the glazing industry, the election of Donald Trump casts the spotlight on one of his biggest pledges during the presidential campaign – the elimination of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), whose Energy Star standards are used to certify doors, windows … Continue reading

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Report: Glass, Doors and Windows Could be Strong U.S. Exports

A global construction boom and a growing emphasis on “green” building technologies will create strong opportunities for U.S. building products exporters, including manufacturers of glass, doors and windows. That’s according to the 2015 Top Markets Report for Building Products and … Continue reading

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Jeff De Lonay Promoted to Kolbe President; Joins Board

Wausau, Wis.-based Kolbe and Kolbe Millwork Co. Inc. named Jeff De Lonay as company president and appointed him to the board of directors, reporting to Judy Gorski, CEO. Michael Salsieder retired from this position at the beginning of April. De … Continue reading

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PGT Glass Fabrication Expansion Could Bring New Opportunities

Door and window maker PGT Industries took the first steps in greatly expanding its glass-cutting, tempering and laminating abilities when it recently broke ground on a new $15 million glass operations plant. Expected to be completed sometime later this year, … Continue reading

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AAMA Publishes New Standard for Performance Testing of Handle Sets

The American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) has released AAMA 903-12, “Voluntary Standard for Performance Testing of Handle Sets used with Multipoint Hardware on Side-Hinged Doors.” Developed by AAMA’s Door Handle Set Task Group, AAMA 903 establishes test procedures and performance … Continue reading

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