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Glass Companies in Louisiana Face the Aftermath of Hurricane Ida

New Orleans and the state of Louisiana are once again left to pick up the pieces after Hurricane Ida made landfall this week. The storm has since been called the second most intense hurricane to make landfall in Louisiana. Reminiscent … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Documents Say CGH Owes Glass Companies Hundreds of Thousands

Several creditors—almost 200 pages worth—are listed in documents pertaining to J. E. Berkowitz’s (JEB) bankruptcy case. A number of those creditors are glass and glazing companies that are collectively owed hundreds of thousands of dollars. On July 14, 2021, J.E. … Continue reading

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July Glass Conference Offers Reviews and Updates of Various Activities and Efforts 

Despite more than a year without in-person meetings, the industry has continued to advocate for and work toward the betterment of the industry. That was part of the discussion this week when the National Glass Association (NGA) hosted part one … Continue reading

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Vitro Acquires Exclusive Rights To Sell Tempered Vacuum Insulating Units

Vitro Architectural Glass (formerly PPG Glass) announced it has reached an agreement with LandGlass and VIG Technologies to sell their tempered vacuum insulating glass (VIG) products in North America. “LandGlass and their LandVac brand uses the world’s best VIG technology, … Continue reading

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Vitro Board of Directors Approves Construction of New Float Furnace at Vitro’s Garcia Plant

Vitro announced that its board of directors has approved the construction of a third float furnace at the company’s García plant near Monterrey, Mexico. The approximately $120 million investment will allow the company to meet the growing market demand in … Continue reading

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