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A Conversation with Dean Ruark About Preparing for Hurricane Season

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be above-normal according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center, which predicts that there will be three to six major hurricanes (Category 3 or stronger). Dean Ruark, vice president, … Continue reading

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Florida Glass Companies Prepare for Hurricane Michael

Hurricane Michael, currently a Category 2 storm, is headed for the Florida panhandle and expected to make landfall Wednesday. Several glass companies in the area are closed due to mandatory evacuations while others are preparing for the storm. McLeod’s Glass … Continue reading

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Dash Door Faced Unique Challenges for Entrances at Jade Signature Condos

Designing and engineering a glass door in Miami’s High-Velocity Hurricane Zones comes with many challenges, especially when a clean aesthetic is one of the architect’s top priorities. The team at Dash Door, based in Miami, rose up to the challenge … Continue reading

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May Newscast: Up-Close Look at Hurricane Research

How do you know how your products would perform in a category 5 hurricane or an E4 tornado? USGlass magazine gives the first-ever look at one weather testing machine that can offer some of these answers in this month’s newscast. … Continue reading

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