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How Glazing Systems Fared in Hurricane Irma

As the end of the 2018 hurricane season nears, the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) is reflecting on one of last year’s most destructive storms: Hurricane Irma. In a webinar titled “Hurricane Irma: Lessons Learned,” Chris Matthews, vice president and … Continue reading

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PGT Innovations Helps with Hurricane Irma Relief

North Venice, Fla.-based PGT Innovations Inc., which has production facilities in Miami, Venice and Orlando, is providing assistance to its employees, customers and communities as they recover from Hurricane Irma. The company also has provided a preliminary update on its … Continue reading

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Exhibitors Tackle Labor Shortages at GlassBuild America

GlassBuild America is open despite earlier uncertainties surrounding the path and strength of Hurricane Irma. The National Glass Association (NGA) cited contractual and logistical obligations for its decision to move forward with its three-day show. “There are many behind-the-scenes details … 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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Hurricane Irma Threatens Glass Businesses in South Florida

As Houston recovers from the devastation left behind by Hurricane Harvey, glass companies in South Florida are preparing for the worst. According to The Weather Channel, Hurricane Irma is projected to hit South Florida around 8 a.m. Sunday as a … Continue reading

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