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Industry Manufacturer Gets Visit from Florida Governor

Last week, Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced his “Fighting for Florida’s Future” initiative, focused primarily on business and job growth. He looked to a company in the glass and glazing industry as an example. On Wednesday, Scott visited the 100,000-square-foot … Continue reading

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Glass-Friendly Sectors Finish Year Strong and Increase Employment

Construction sectors that use lots of glass, including office and commercial buildings, saw double-digit increases in 2016, according to USGNN.com™’s examination of Bureau of Economic Analysis data released this week. This was followed by a positive January construction employment report—in … Continue reading

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Industry-Relevant Employment and Construction Numbers on the Up

The glass and glazing industry appears to be in good economic shape as the year nears its end, according to USGNN.com™ analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and U.S. Census Bureau data. Employment Nonresidential specialty trade contractors, which includes … Continue reading

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Greenbuild Seeing the Daylight

The conversation on natural light was ongoing throughout the week on the Greenbuild 2014 show room floor in New Orleans. While showcasing the environmental aspect of their respective products, glass- and fenestration-related exhibitors also stressed the significance of daylighting as … Continue reading

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Energy Efficiency Rules Day for Glass, Fenestration at Greenbuild

As members of all different sectors of the construction industry walk the show floor at Greenbuild 2014, the trends are pretty clear. Jerry Moser, director of sales at Pennsylvania-based glazier RA Kennedy & Sons, is one of the many attendees … Continue reading

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