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A Look Back: Remembering 9/11

Almost everyone remembers where they were that Tuesday. Whether at work, in traffic or at home, hearing the news of the first plane to strike the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, was surreal. We gathered around televisions and … Continue reading

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20 Years Later: The Changes in Building Codes and Design

Editor’s note: This is the second in a three-part series that will look back on the events of September 11, 2001, and the impact they have had on the glass and glazing industry. If you would like to share a … Continue reading

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Former Construction Executive Sentenced to 51 Months for Tax Evasion and Bribery Scheme

Former construction executive at Turner Construction Company, Vito Nigro, was sentenced in Manhattan federal court to 51 months in prison for evading taxes on more than $1.8 million in bribes, according to the Department of Justice. Nigro was a senior construction … Continue reading

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Crystal Windows Named 9th Largest NY Area Minority Firm

Crystal Window and Door Systems announced it has been included in the top business ranking of New York City area minority-owned firms. In its May 3, 2021 edition, Crain’s New York Business ranked Crystal Windows 9th on its list of the New … Continue reading

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CPSC to Review Circumstances Around Doorman’s Death

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has told USGNN.com™ it will review the circumstances around the tragic death of Miguel Gonzalez, who died last week after falling through a glass door. Gonzales, a 59-year-old New York City man, fell while … Continue reading

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