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School Security and Safety Products and Standards Explained

Deadly mass shootings have led to debates over mitigation and public safety, especially in schools. Parents, teachers, architects and school stake holders all have concerns about how best to keep schools safe. Security glazing is just one of the ways … Continue reading

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Midwest Glass Fabricators to Focus on Security Glazing after Expansion

Midwest Glass Fabricators (MWGF), based in Highland, MI, is undertaking a $5.6 million expansion to make room for a Bovone laminating line as the company shifts to focus on security glazing. The existing plant will expand by 55,000 square feet … Continue reading

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Glass Plays Significant Role in New Sandy Hook School

Safety, security, natural light and views to nature were at the center of the design of the newly constructed Sandy Hook School in Newtown, Conn. Glass and glazing were key in attaining this goal. The elementary school was built in … Continue reading

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Security Glazing Through the Lens of 9/11

Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the United States, when the extremist group al-Qaeda carried out a series of terrorist attacks by flying two highjacked commercial airplanes into the World Trade Center buildings and another into … Continue reading

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BEC Presentations Offer a Close Look at Three Top Industry Topics

Building Information Modeling (BIM), energy and school security—all are important topics in today’s building market and in all of them, glass has a significant role it can play. Yesterday during the Glass Association of North America’s Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) … Continue reading

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