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Industry Expert Discusses Safety in the Glass Plant

The glass industry has taken a serious approach to workplace safety in recent years, but there is still plenty of progress to be made. GED Solutions’ Mike Burk, who chairs the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance’s glass safety awareness program, recently … Continue reading

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Study: Deporting Immigrant Workers Could Wreck Economy

A new study from the American Action Forum, a center-right think tank, says removing 11.3 million undocumented immigrants from the U.S. would crater the economy — and decimate the construction and manufacturing industries that are struggling mightily to find qualified … Continue reading

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Technology “Transforming” the Manufacturing Sector

The time for the manufacturing sector to invest in technology is now, according to a recent report by business consulting firm PWC. PWC’s Robert Bono and Stephen Pillsbury authored the 2016 Industrial Manufacturing Trends Report, which focused on the importance … Continue reading

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Cruz Talks Economic Growth with Industry Coalition

Small businesses are “the backbone of the country.” That was again the recurring theme as a third presidential candidate addressed a joint coalition of construction, manufacturing and other trade associations in a teleforum Wednesday. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was the … Continue reading

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Candidate Bush Joins Construction, Manufacturer Coalition on Teleforum

The construction and manufacturing industries had some more one-on-one time with a presidential candidate last week. A coalition of building sector associations participated in the second edition of a presidential teleforum series, as industry members spent more than a half … Continue reading

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