GlassBuild America to showcase new products and technologies, as companies ramp up post-recession
July 2, 2013
As the construction industry emerges from the Great Recession, glass industry companies are ramping up investment and innovation to meet the demands of the accelerating and changing market. From new possibilities in decorative glass to even more efficient glazing systems, these new products will be on display at GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 10-12, at the Georgia...
June 24, 2013
Glass and glazing suppliers joined more than 700 exhibitors, June 20-22, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver for the AIA 2013 National Convention and Design Exposition, sponsored by the American Institute of Architects. While many exhibitors reported attendance was down from the 2012 event in Washington, D.C., most attributed the lighter traffic to the location rather than current market...
A preview of the products on display in Denver
May 23, 2013
Glass and glazing suppliers will join more than 700 exhibitors, June 20-22, at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver for the AIA 2013 National Convention and Design Exposition, sponsored by the American Institute of Architects. The following article offers a preview of the glass and metal products that will be on the expo floor— from fire-rated glass, to dynamic windows, to blast-resistant...
November 29, 2012
"glasstec is a place for companies to bring their latest developments and new products to the world," said Birgit Horn, glasstec project manager for organizer Messe Düsseldorf, on the trade show floor. The world's largest glass trade show, which took place October 23-26 in Düsseldorf, Germany, attracted about 43,000 people and 1,162 exhibitors from around the world.Many exhibitors reported good...
November 26, 2012
The 2012 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo took place November 14-16 in San Francisco, where nearly 800 exhibitors demonstrated the latest in green products and technology. Below, view photos and read descriptions of new glass and metal products making their debut at the event.Videos Guardian in the GreenZoneKawneer's blast-mitigation productsPleotint SuntuitiveZola high...
October 23, 2012
The world's largest trade show, glasstec/solarpeq, opened October 23 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
A look at a quickly evolving glass and glazing marketplace
September 19, 2012
The glass industry of today looks significantly different than its pre-recession self, but the next 5-10 years could play an even greater role in shaping the industry of tomorrow, said glass and glazing executives attending GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 12-14, in Las Vegas.
The products: Photo galleries and videos from the show floor
September 12, 2012
GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo opened Sept. 12, with 338 companies representing 14 countries taking the show floor.
New products, technology, learning opportunities to debut at 2012 GlassBuild America
July 8, 2012
"GlassBuild America has always been the launching point for companies to introduce their advancements to the industry,” says Denise Sheehan, vice president of Industry Events for the National Glass Association. “However, in the last few years, our Innovative Product exhibitors have helped us stay ahead of the curve with solar, dynamic, and many other sustainable and energy efficient products....
Products, news, photos and video from the convention in Washington, D.C.
May 17, 2012
More than 700 exhibitors took the trade show floor at the American Institute of Architects National Convention and Design Exposition, May 17-19, in Washington, D.C. View photos, read descriptions, and watch videos of the products and services promoted by glass and metal industry exhibitors at AIA Expo2012.PhotosGallery 1: C.R. Laurence, Guardian Industries, PPG Industries, Wausau Window &...