August 11, 2011
In advance of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 12-14 in Atlanta, GlassMagazine.com will feature brief interviews with various people connected to the show.This week, Axel Husen, President and CEO of Interlock USA, takes center stage with his thoughts on the upcoming show.When was the first GlassBuild America that you attended? Do you know how many you have been to?Axel...
August 5, 2011
In advance of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 12-14 in Atlanta, GlassMagazine.com will feature brief interviews with various people connected to the show.This week, "Eye on GlassBuild" catches up with Rob Botman, general manager of Glassopolis. His company will be on the GlassBuild floor at booth #1603, and from the sounds of it, the giveaways...
August 1, 2011
Rick HamlinIn advance of GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 12-14 in Atlanta, GlassMagazine.com will feature brief interviews with various people connected to the show.This week, "Eye on GlassBuild" trains its sights on Rick Hamlin, executive vice president, Estimating & Design, for Trainor Glass Co. Not only will Rick be walking the floor in...
June 20, 2011
Mandy Marxen of Dreamwalls by Gardner Glass Products introduces new glass tile at the NeoCon show in Chicago.
Product highlights, photos and videos from the show floor
May 16, 2011
The American Institute of Architects hosted AIAExpo 2011 as part of this year's AIA National Convention and Design Exposition, May 12-14, in New Orleans. More than 800 exhibitors took the floor at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, a number of which represented the glass and glazing industry. Next year's event will take place May 17-19 in Washington, D.C.Photo galleriesProduct highlights,...
Colin Powell delivers opening address in Chicago
November 18, 2010
Retired Gen. Colin Powell delivered the opening keynote address at the U.S. Green Building Council's 2010 Greenbuild International Conference & Expo, Nov. 17-19 at McCormick Place West in Chicago. Powell addressed a crowd of 10,000, urging listeners to be leaders in green building. Watch a video of the opening session, which also included a discussion between political pundits Mary Matalin...
News, updates, photos and video from the show floor
November 17, 2010
More than 25,000 visitors headed to McCormick Place West in Chicago last week for the 2010 Greenbuild Conference and Expo. The U.S. Green Building Council hosted the green building educational conference and trade show, Nov. 17-19.
Members form new government affiars committee
November 8, 2010
Protective Glazing Council International, Topeka, Kan., hosted its Annual Symposium Nov. 2-4, at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Md. Even though the symposium typically takes place in the metro D.C. area, last year, it co-located with GANA’s fall conference in Kansas City.The members formed a new task force, the Government Affairs Committee, to interface with the...
Industry waits for economy to turn; code changes to spur green product use, retrofits
October 4, 2010
"Cautiously optimistic" could describe the mood at GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, Sept. 14-16, in Las Vegas. Although it might be another 12 to 18 months before the industry experiences an upturn (See "Economy not headed for double-dip recession,"), positive discussion surrounded the green building and commercial retrofit markets."I think it's going to be a long, cold...
September 28, 2010
Product and event coverage from the show floor in Düsseldorf, Germany, Sept. 28-Oct. 1.