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FGIA Conference Emphasizes COVID-19 Safety

Safety remains as critical as ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Michael Cook, director of corporate safety for Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® (OBE) shared some safety tips in his session, “Safety Awareness in the Pandemic,” during the second day of the Fenestration & … Continue reading

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Liz Haggerty Leads Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®’s Glass Division Through COVID-19

When Liz Haggerty was named president of Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®’s (OBE) architectural glass and metal division in January 2020, she immediately hit the road. Haggerty had visited approximately 40% of OBE’s glass and glazing facilities before the COVID-19 pandemic began. Then … Continue reading

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Virtual Summer Conference Gives Design and Construction Perspective on COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the entire glass industry, from manufacturing and supply chains to design and construction. While the first day of the National Glass Association (NGA) Summer Conference included a focus on the manufacturing perspective, the session, “The … Continue reading

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FGIA Panel Discusses the Present and Future of Manufacturing Amid COVID-19

Several industry experts came together during the Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) Summer Conference in a panel titled “Managing Manufacturing Operations and Customer Connections through the COVID-19 Crisis” to discuss how their company handled the shutdown and what they … Continue reading

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Company Resolves Hiring Discrimination Issue

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® (OBE) has agreed to pay $300,000 in back wages and interest to eligible class members to resolve hiring discrimination allegations at its Covington, Ga., facility. The company entered into a conciliation agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor’s … Continue reading

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