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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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Dip in February Glazing Activity May Signal Start of COVID-19’s Impact

The value of nonresidential contract glazier activity in the U.S. declined in February compared to January, according to Key Media & Research (KMR). Nonresidential construction declined 1.8% for the month but was still up 2.5% year-over-year on a seasonally adjusted … Continue reading

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Ellen Rogers Celebrates 20th Year with Key Media & Research

Twenty years ago today, the staff at Key Media & Research (KMR), formerly Key Communications, welcomed Ellen Rogers to the team. Over two decades with the company she has made a lasting impact on the content published by USGlass magazine … Continue reading

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