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The Show Must Go On: Vitrum Returns to the Stage in Milan

The world may be eager to return to life before the pandemic, but, based on some recent trade shows, the world—at least in the glass industry—isn’t there just yet. That was true for Vitrum, which took place in Milan, October … Continue reading

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20 Years Later: The Evolution of Protective Glazing Post 9/11

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series that will look back on the events of September 11, 2001, and the impact they have had on the glass and glazing industry. If you would like to share a … Continue reading

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Ralph Aknin Celebrates 45th Work Anniversary

Ralph Aknin, founder of Glass 3 Enterprises (G3E), a U.S. and Canadian supplier and sourcing provider for commercial architectural glass, is celebrating 45 years in the glass industry. “Honesty, integrity, confidence, visionary, collaborator, compassionate, responsible, humble, positive attitude and a … Continue reading

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Construction Employment in April Continues to Lag Pre-Covid February 2020 Level

According to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of government employment data,construction employment decreased from February 2020 – the last month before the pandemic – to April 2021 in 107, or 30%, of the nation’s metro areas … Continue reading

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Glaston Joins Forces with Softsolution

Glaston Corporation and Softsolution, an Austria-based manufacturer of quality assurance systems for the glass industry, have announced a collaboration to create quality inspection solutions for tempering lines.  The goal of the partnership is to establish a new industry standard in … Continue reading

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