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BEC Conference Addresses Technical Updates and Code Changes Glaziers Need to Know

Technical activities and code updates helped open the Building Envelope Contractors (BEC) Conference, which is taking place in Nashville, Tenn.—the first time the event has been held in a location other than Las Vegas. The event, organized by the National … Continue reading

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The 2020 Annual Conference Ends with Codes and Standards Discussions

Fabricating committee discussions, along with codes and technical reports, wrapped up the National Glass Association’s (NGA) Annual Conference yesterday in La Jolla, Calif. During the sessions, code consultants Tom Culp and Thom Zaremba updated the group on a number of … Continue reading

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ASHRAE’s Revised Standard 90.1 Features Upgraded U-Factors for Building Envelopes

ASHRAE has released an expanded and revised version of the ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2019, Energy Efficiency Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, which includes more than 100 changes, including some pertaining to building facades and energy-saving measures. Significant changes include: … Continue reading

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How to Win the Battle for the Wall

The Battle for the Wall was the opening panel discussion today during the Glazing Executives Forum in Atlanta, which takes places as part of GlassBuild America. Panelists represented the code, architect, manufacturer and glazing contractor communities, and addressed the impact … Continue reading

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PCR, EPD, Legislation and Codes Discussions Open the 2019 Fall Conference

The 2019 Fall Conference, originally organized by the Glass Association of North America (GANA), and now a part of the National Glass Association (NGA), began today in the “Glass City” of Toledo, Ohio. The sessions opened with the Forming Committee … Continue reading

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