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Day 1 of FGIA Conference: How Glazing is Affecting Floridian Sea Turtle Nests

The first day of the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) 2021 Hybrid Fall Conference wrapped up on Tuesday with a focus on wildlife and glazing. Jennifer Hatfield, FGIA’s codes consultant, spoke to a virtual and in-person audience from Phoenix … Continue reading

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Central State Glass to Acquire Non-Automotive Operations From K&K Glass

Central State Glass, located in Dade City, Fla., will acquire all non-automotive operations from K&K Glass, based in Tampa, Fla., after the latter announced its transition to auto glass only. “We have experienced tremendous growth over the last few years … Continue reading

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High School Students Enter the Wolf Den and a MY Shower Door Exec is Part of the Pack

South Fort Myers High School, in Lee County, Fla., is putting its own spin on ABC’s hit show Shark Tank. The school’s production of “Wolf Den” is based on its mascot, the wolfpack.Bill Daubmann, president of My Shower Door and … Continue reading

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Dave Jones Rejoins Rhyno Glass as Senior Project Manager

After working at Rhyno Glass for four years, Dave Jones has returned to the Tampa, Fla.-based company as senior project manager. He will focus on new construction commercial glazing projects throughout the state, including the EA Sports Headquarters in Orlando … Continue reading

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Irma’s Impact on Glass Businesses Uncertain

Hurricane Irma weakened to a tropical storm Monday after roaring up much of Florida Sunday, though it is still considered dangerous and is now making its way into and through Georgia. The glass industry is feeling the effects. Irma hit … Continue reading

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