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Dynamic Glass Tax Code Incentives, Inflation Concerns Covered at FGIA Fall Conference

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Hybrid Fall Conference’s regulatory and legislative report dove into inflation concerns, tax code incentives embedded in the Inflation Reduction Act, FGIA public comments, along with additional topics concerning the U.S. fenestration and glazing … Continue reading

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NFRC Fall Membership Meeting 2022 Scheduled for October in San Diego

The National Fenestration Rating Council’s (NFRC) Fall membership meeting will be held on Oct. 24-26, 2022, at the Catamaran Resort, in San Diego. The meeting will consist of discussion and deliberation on 16 ballots, updates on current projects by various … Continue reading

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30 Years Later: Hurricane Andrew Redesigned Modern Building Codes

Hurricane Andrew slammed into South Florida 30 years ago devastating local communities, destroying entire neighborhoods and killing dozens. As a result, building codes were redesigned across Florida and the coastal U.S., manufacturers developed stronger fenestration products and forecasting tools were … Continue reading

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New Federal Requirements Could Help Reduce Heat Loss, Gain Through Windows

Recent code changes could mean more opportunities for high-performance, energy-efficient glazing products in federal buildings. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released updated building energy code requirements for federal buildings that aim to save taxpayer dollars as the cost of … Continue reading

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Kurt Miglas Named Sales and Marketing Manager for Insulbar North America

Ensinger Inc., a processor of high-performance engineering plastics, appointed Kurt Miglas as the insulbar sales and marketing manager for the North American market. The company announced that the newly created role is part of a strategic growth plan to expand … Continue reading

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