$20 million and under

December 5, 2011
FABRICATION

Coastal Glass Distributors

Headquarters: Charleston, S.C.
Website: www.coastalglassdist.com
Employees: 62
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 120,000-square-foot Charleston, S.C., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

Coastal Glass offers more than 50 decorative glass textures, acid etched glass, scratch-resistant countertops and slip-resistant flooring. The company is a full-service fabricator, with a focus on decorative glass, as well as hurricane-resistant products.

Consolidated Glass Corp.

Headquarters: New Castle, Pa.
Website: www.cgcglass.com
Employees: 50
Certifications: SGCC
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • New Castle, Pa.: Tempered and decorative glass, all-glass entrances and shower enclosures

Consolidated Glass Corp. also fabricates mirror at its facility. Founded in 1967, the company began as a fabricator of jalousie glass and did local glazing work. In the early '70s, it expanded into the store fixture business, and in 1996, began tempering glass.

Dependable Glass Works

Headquarters: Covington, La.
Website: www.dependableglass.com
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 40,000-square-foot Covington, La., facility: Insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

Dependable Glass specializes in custom laminated and decorative glass. In addition, the fabricator offers thick laminated glass products, from 3/16 inch to 1 inch, and low-iron glass in thicknesses from 1/8 inch to 1 inch.

Echols Glass and Mirror

Headquarters: Buford, Ga.
Website: www.echolsglass.com
Employees: 35
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 25,000-square-foot Buford, Ga., facility: Tempered glass, all-glass entrances and shower enclosures

A heavy glass fabricator, the company handles thicknesses up to ¾ inch. It also fabricates handrails and etched glass.

Flat Glass Distributors

Headquarters: Jacksonville, Fla.
Employees: 40
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 80,000-square-foot Jacksonville, Fla., facility: Tempered and insulating glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

Flat Glass Distributors' IG line features an integrated approach to warm-edge spacer. The company began focusing intently on the fabrication market in 2007 and services the commercial and residential glass needs of Florida and southern Georgia, according to company representative.

GlasPro recently introduced the GlasPro Color Toolbox, a new system for matching and specifying custom colors in laminated glass. 

GlasPro Inc.*

Headquarters: Santa Fe Springs, Calif.
Website: www.glas-pro.com
Employees: 80
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 75,000-square-foot Santa Fe Springs, Calif., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

GlasPro also manufactures decorative resins and bent glass, and is capable of fabricating oversized laminated glass panels up to 120 inches by 180 inches in size.

Glass and Mirror Craft*

Headquarters: Wixom, Mich.
Website: www.glassandmirrorcraft.com
Certifications: Guardian InGlass Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • Wixom, Mich.: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

Glass and Mirror Craft tempers glass up to 100 inches by 180 inches in size and offers heat-soaking for lites up to 72 inches by 150 inches in size. It laminates lites up to 72 inches by 150 inches in size and specializes in EVA and SentryGlas interlayers for decorative and structural applications. According to company officials, its decorative glass offerings include painted, cast glass, screen-printed, laminated, etched and carved glass. GMC also designs and fabricates engineered glass and metal systems at its Wixom facility, in addition to having its own internal metal fabrication capabilities for stainless, ornamental and custom metal fittings.

Glass Dynamics*

Headquarters: Stoneville, N.C.
Website: www.glassdynamics.com
Certifications: PPG Certified Fabricator, Guardian SunGuard Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 100,000-square-foot Stoneville, N.C., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

In addition to the products listed above, Glass Dynamics is a manufacturer of silk-screened, spandrel and sand etched glass. The company recently added a laminated glass autoclave and specializes in Dupont SentryGlas interlayers, according to company officials.

Glassfab Tempering Services Inc.

Headquarters: Tracy, Calif.
Website: www.glassfabtempering.com
Employees: 82
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: Two
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 60,000-square-foot Tracy, Calif., facility: Tempered, insulating and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures
  • 18,000-square-foot Sparks, Nev., facility: All-glass entrances

Glassfab Tempering Services also offers fire-rated glass products and oversized tempered glass, in addition to its custom heavy glass fabrication capabilities.

Inkan Limited*

Headquarters: Brampton, Ontario
Website: www.inkan.on.ca
Total number of locations: Two
Fabrication locations and services:

  • Two locations in Brampton, Ontario, occupying a total of 73,000 square feet: Tempered, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

Inkan Ltd. tempers glass lites up to 96 inches by 190 inches in size and offers several styles of laminated interlayers. The company also provides in-house design, engineering and shop drawings for custom metal and glass structural walls (spider fittings, tension truss) and will custom manufacture spider fittings for handrails, glass and metal balustrades, and canopies.

Insulite Glass Co.*

Headquarters: Olathe, Kan.
Website: www.insuliteglass.com
Employees: 100+
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator, PPG Certified Fabricator, IGCC/IGMA, SGCC
Total number of locations: Two, occupying more than 120,000 total square feet of space
Fabrication locations and services:

  • Olathe, Kan., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures
  • St. Louis In addition to the products listed above, Insulite fabricates and supplies fire-rated material, as well as spandrel and glazing panels. The company provides products for daily delivery to six surrounding states, and other locations upon request.

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

Liberty Glass Fabricators

Headquarters: Corona, Calif.
Website: www.libertyglassfabricators.com
Employees: 145
Total number of locations: Two
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 30,000-square-foot Corona, Calif., facility: Tempered and decorative glass, and shower enclosures
  • 15,000-square-foot Corona, Calif., facility: Insulating and decorative glass (direct digital printing) Liberty Glass Fabricators also offers custom sandblasting and etching design.
This REI store in Round Rock, Texas, features DecoTherm digital ceramic frit glass by M3 Glass Technologies. 

M3 Glass Technologies

Headquarters: Irving, Texas
Website: www.m3glass.com
Employees: 90
Certifications: PPG CEIF, PPG Clarvista, Guardian Showerguard
Total number of locations: Two
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 50,000-square-foot Irving, Texas, facility: Tempered, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures
  • 4,000-square-foot Austin, Texas, distribution center

A third-generation family business, M3 Glass Technologies is a three-time U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year winner for the Southwest and South Central United States. It provides advanced decorative glass capabilities that include DecoTherm digital ceramic frit glass printing, Mprint printed interlayer, Colorbak backpainted glass, and glass flooring and treads.

Nashville Tempered Glass*

Headquarters: Nashville, Tenn.
Website: www.nashvilletemperedglass.com
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: Two, occupying more than 200,000 total square feet of space
Fabrication locations and services:

  • Nashville: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

Nashville Tempered Glass also is a bent glass manufacturer, as well as a supplier to OEM segments such as agricultural, transportation and heavy machinery.

Nathan Allan Glass Studios Inc.

Headquarters: Surrey, British Columbia
Website: www.nathanallan.com
Employees: 12
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 18,000-square-foot Surrey, British Columbia, facility: Laminated and decorative glass; all glass entrances; and shower enclosures

Nathan Allan Glass Studios also fabricates glass treads for flooring and stairs, balustrades, partitions, windows, doors and dividers. Specializing in decorative glass, it offers more than 65 designer textures, including its Josiah J Collection of exclusive products that features Convex Glass, Crystal Series, Crackle Glass and Sphere Glass, all designed by Nathan Allan.

Northeast Laminated Glass Corp.

Headquarters: Jessup, Pa.
Website: www.lamiglass.net
Employees: 35
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 64,000-square-foot Jessup, Pa., facility: Insulating, laminated and decorative glass

Northeast Laminated Glass Corp. began production on October 2, 2007, targeting glass distributors, commercial and residential insulating glass manufacturers, window and door manufacturers, glass fabricators, contract glaziers, auto glass distributors and greenhouse manufacturers, according to its website.

Rochester Insulated Glass*

Headquarters: Manchester, N.Y.
Website: www.rochesterinsulatedglass.com
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator, PPG Certified Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 300,000-square-foot Manchester, N.Y., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

On the decorative side, RIG also offers digital printing on glass and silk-screened products. Founded in 1972 by the Wolk family, the company is a third generation family owned and operated business.

Decorative glass with one-way vision PET (polyethylene terephthalate) film from Standard Bent Glass 

Standard Bent Glass*

Headquarters: East Butler, Pa.
Website: www.standardbent.com
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • East Butler, Pa.: Decorative laminated glass, and tempered bent glass

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

Standard Bent Glass Corp.'s product line includes curved laminated glass, curved tempered glass, compound curved glass, decorative laminated glass, bullet-resistant glazing and transparent armor systems.

Syracuse Glass Co.

Headquarters: Syracuse, N.Y.
Website: www.syracuseglass.com
Employees: 85
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 100,000-square-foot Syracuse, N.Y., facility: Tempered, insulating and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

In addition, Syracuse Glass fabricates Schott Pyran fire-rated products. The 102-year-old company is also a Tubelite aluminum fabricator, with an extensive delivery suite, according to company officials.

Thompson IG, LLC

Headquarters: Fenton, Mich.
Website: www.thompsonig.com
Employees: 130
Certifications: PPG Certified Fabricator, Guardian Select Fabricator, IGCC/IGMA
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 65,000-square-foot Fenton, Mich., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures

In addition to the products listed above, Thompson IG offers a variety of specialty glass products.

Tristar Glass Inc.

Headquarters: Tulsa, Okla.
Website: www.tristarglass.com
Employees: 90
Certifications: PPG Certified Fabricator, Guardian Select Fabricator, IGCC/IGMA, SGCC
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 55,000-square-foot Tulsa, Okla., facility: Tempered, insulating, laminated and decorative glass; and shower enclosures

Tristar now offers a full line of laminated decorative glass through its Tristar Visions division, www.tristarvisions.com.

United Plate Glass Co., Inc.

Headquarters: Butler, Pa.
Website: www.unitedplateglass.com
Employees: 115
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator, PPG Certified Fabricator
Total number of locations: Two
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 118,000-square-foot Butler, Pa., facility: Tempered, insulating and decorative glass; all-glass entrances; and shower enclosures
  • 65,000-square-foot Lincolnton, N.C., facility: Tempered and insulating glass, and shower enclosures

In addition to the products listed above, UPG offers spandrel, beveled glass and fire-rated materials. According to company officials, the fabricator has grown at a deliberately steady and controlled pace, supporting the commercial and residential glass needs of western Pennsylvania, southwestern New York, eastern Ohio, northern West Virginia, western North Carolina, western South Carolina, parts of Tennessee and western Virginia.

W.A. Wilson and Sons Inc.

Headquarters: Wheeling, W.V.
Website: www.wawilsonglass.com
Employees: 70
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator, PPG Qualified Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • 70,000-square-foot Wheeling, W.V., facility: Tempered and insulating glass, all-glass entrances and shower enclosures

Celebrating its 170th anniversary, W.A. Wilson also provides basic fabrication such as beveling and polishing, and offers a complete architectural aluminum product line. Its service territory includes West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, Indiana and Kentucky.

Western States Glass*

Headquarters: Fremont, Calif.
Website: www.westernstatesglass.com
Employees: 165+
Certifications: PPG Qualified Fabricator, Guardian Select Fabricator
Total number of locations: Three
Fabrication locations and services:

  • Fremont, Calif.: Tempered and insulating glass, and shower enclosures
  • Sacramento, Calif.: Tempered and insulating glass, and shower enclosures
  • Fresno, Calif., facility: Tempered and insulating glass, and shower enclosures

*Annual sales volume is an estimate, not confirmed by the company.

In addition to traditional tempered, insulating and shower enclosure products, Western States is heavily involved in custom edgework. Formed in April 1991 by three working partners, the company is a wholesale distributor and fabricator of glass products for commercial and residential structures.

Wholesale Glass Distributors

Headquarters: Memphis, Tenn.
Employees: 57
Certifications: Guardian Select Fabricator, PPG Certified Fabricator
Total number of locations: One
Fabrication locations and services:

  • • 100,000-square-foot Memphis, Tenn., facility: Tempered and insulating glass, all-glass entrances and shower enclosures

Wholesale Glass Distributors is a privately owned company that services the commercial and residential glass industry, with signature projects throughout the Mid-South region. 

**Certification listings are not necessarily comprehensive. They reflect only those certifications publicly promoted by the respective certifying organizations.