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Glass and Glazing Construction Still Easing Back

The value of nonresidential architectural glass and glazing activity declined again in July, according to glass industry research firm Key Media & Research (KMR). Glass-related nonresidential construction spending decreased 3.2% from July 2019 and 1.7% from June 2020, at a … Continue reading

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Glass-Related Construction Spending Still Down in June

The value of nonresidential architectural glass and glazing activity was slightly down again in June, according to glass industry research firm Key Media & Research (KMR). Glass-related nonresidential construction spending decreased 1.2% from June 2019 and 0.6% from May 2020, … Continue reading

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Follow the Numbers: Retrofit and Renovation Can Mean Big Opportunities

They say the numbers don’t lie, so co consider these: U.S. commercial buildings consume more than $120 billion in annual energy costs. That’s according to the 2012 Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey released in 2016 (Note: The 2012 study is … Continue reading

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Contract Glazier Activity Eases at Start of Q2

Architectural glass- and glazing-related spending in nonresidential construction was down in April, according to Key Media & Research (KMR), a glass-industry research firm. The value of activity decreased 1.7% compared to March and 0.5% versus the same time a year … Continue reading

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Glass-Related Construction Holds Up in March

U.S. architectural glass and glazing activity was relatively stable in March despite the onset of the economic crisis brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. According to Key Media & Research (KMR) analysis, the value of glass-related construction decreased 0.4% from … Continue reading

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