Latest News in Commercial Glass

  • Architectural Testing Inc. promoted John Runkle, P.E., to the position of vice president, building sciences, according to an Aug. 8 ATI release. Previously, Runkle served as director, building sciences, where he managed staff and projects in each of ATI’s regional Building Science offices, working on new construction and retrofit projects across the United States, as well as international...
  • Anne Haller-WildfongGardner Glass Products Inc. expanded its Dreamwalls sales team in the Midwest with the addition of Anne Haller-Wildfong of C.A. Haller Inc. and Randy Dornburgh of RanCo Architectural. Haller-Wildfong will represent the glass fabricator in Michigan, while Dornburgh will cover the Indiana territory."We are grateful to be able to grow our coverage with the addition of these...
  • WinDoor Inc. named John Adams national sales manager, effective as of Aug. 5 in WinDoor's Orlando location, according to a company press release. In this role, Adams will continue to expand the WinDoor market share in the northeastern part of the United States as well as oversee the entire sales team currently covering the Caribbean, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina,...
  • Consolidated Glass Holdings Inc., manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of high-performance glass and glazing products, announced the formation of its Eastern Division, Architectural Glass Fabrication and Specialty Products. This new division combines the capabilities and resources of Solar Seal in South Easton, Mass.; Insuplane in Hamden, Conn.; and Hawkins in Stafford, Va., according to an...
  • After announcing a reorganization in 2012, Bystronic Glass is nearly finished with its proposed changes, according to an Aug. 7 company press release. Both the strategic business unit for automotive glass and the machine service team for architectural glass cutting machines are under one roof at the Bystronic location in Bützberg, Switzerland. The SBU insulating glass and SBU laminated glass/...
  • Jim Dwyer, with wife Kathleen. Jim Dwyer, a longtime leader of Syracuse Glass Co., passed away Aug. 5 after a battle with a chronic lung condition, company officials said in a letter. Dwyer started at Syracuse Glass Co. in 1960 in a sales position, and went on to run the company. Dwyer and his wife Kathleen bought Syracuse Glass in 1979.“Back in the day, they were known as ‘Jim and Mrs....
  • PGT Industries, supplier of residential impact-resistant windows and doors as well as hurricane-impact systems for storefront and condo applications, promoted Brad West to vice president and controller. West has more than 16 years of management experience in manufacturing organizations, holding positions including operational division controller for Mrs. Smith's Bakeries, manager of SEC reporting...
  • GGI announced two executive appointments: Randy Coones, as vice president of sales, and John Bush, as vice president of operations.  Coones joined GGI in 2000 and most recently served as vice president of West Coast sales, according to a GGI press release. “Randy has deep knowledge of our business and the industry, so it’s a natural transition to the top sales job for GGI,” said Richard...
  • Bill Blazek has joined Technoform Bautec North America Inc., where he will provide aluminum window, door and façade manufacturers with high-precision polyamide insulation profiles, according to a Technoform press release.For the past two decades, Blazek owned Architectural Construction Products in Cleveland, where he worked as an independent manufacturer’s representative. Prior to...
  • Mappi North America hired Joseph J. Santelli, who is responsible for selling tempering furnaces and laminating equipment for the United States and Canada, excluding the far Western Regions of both countries, according to a Mappi press release. Santelli previously sold tempering equipment for 15 years before starting his own tempering operation.Mappi also announced the opening of the company's new...
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  • Last week, officials from Ontario, Canada-based State Window Corp. announced the launch of Integro Building Systems, a significant new entry in the North American curtain wall construction sector, according to a May 5 company release.A company incorporated in Canada, Integro is a partnership among State and a number of notable construction industry leaders. Integro will design, manufacture, and...
  • Officials from Eastman Chemical Co. announced its subsidiary Southwall Insulating Glass will exit the insulating glass business in Chicago later this year. The site primarily produces Heat Mirror Insulating Glass, which provides performance beyond triple-pane IG, but with the same weight as dual-pane IG, according to officials. Company officials said the business is expected to close "in the...
  • The 2015 Glazing Executives Forum will center on the state of the architectural glass and metals industry, addressing the overall economic climate, labor and supply challenges, project management and succession planning for contract glazing companies, and more.“The goal of this year’s event is to provide attendees with strategies to successfully navigate today’s industry, which is rapidly...