Latest News in Commercial Glass

  • C.R. Laurence announced the opening of its new U.S. Aluminum Manufacturing and Distribution Headquarters in Waxahachie, Texas. This new 350,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility serves as a centralized operations anchor that allows U.S. Aluminum to stock larger inventories, reduce lead times, and improve service throughout the U.S. Aluminum network across North America, company officials...
  • Q-railing opened a branch office in Zuzwil, Switzerland this month, Q-railing Schweiz."Sometimes it is difficult for the customer to find out where and from whom he can obtain information and material first-hand. In addition to this, due to the different standards, recommendations and legislation in Europe, it is important to offer expert service and reliable delivery," says Reto Gehr, managing...
  • PPG Industries’ flat glass business named Nathan McKenna as national architectural manager for the southeast region, covering Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and the majority of Florida. McKenna will be located in the Atlanta area. McKenna joins PPG from Columbia Commercial Building Products, Dallas, a PPG Certified Fabricator Program member, where he had served as glass...
  • Scott Platta celebrated his retirement following a 40-year career that includes founding Linetec in 1983 and serving as its first president. “I started my career as a part-time kid, low man on the ladder, and worked my way up to president,” says Platta. “I feel very fortunate to have worked for a very competent group of managers and associates. Linetec and Apogee Wausau Group is world-class, and...
  •  John Herko Tom Klutho Regina Love Chris McLaughlin Barry NishmanC.R. Laurence-U.S. Aluminum continues to add new talent to its team to meet the needs of its expanding architectural and design community customers. The company most recently named five new sales reps to its North American sales forc, including John Herko, Tom Klutho, Regina Love, Chris McLaughlin, and Barry...
  • Pat McIntosh, long-time industry sales rep, passed away on Monday, June 29, in Magnolia, Texas.For 30 years, McIntosh served the glass industry, working in the manufacturing, distribution and specialty glass markets. He started with Chromalloy Mirror, later Carolina Mirror, then moved to Arch Mirror.McIntosh eventually became an indepent sales rep, serving several industry companies including...
  • Dip-Tech welcomed its new CEO Alon Lumbroso, who is succeeding Yariv Matzliach. This change comes as Dip-Tech celebrates its 10-year anniversary. Under the guidance of Matzliach, who served as the company’s CEO for the past four years, Dip-Tech gained significant market share and established itself as the pioneer and leader in the fast-growing digital glass printing industry, company...
  • Building and product performance took center stage at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association National Summer Conference, held last week in Seattle. Discussions and presentations looked at the trend in the building industry to widen the definition of “high-performance” to include factors beyond energy and thermal efficiency. The glass and fenestration industries should prepare for...
  • Graham Architectural Products added three new associates. Antonio “Tony” Iglesias joined Continental Glass Systems LLC as a project manager in the Hialeah, Florida, operation, while Graham Architectural Products’ York location has added Benjamin “Ben” Pettit as an assistant project manager and Robert “Rob” Fogle as a CAD drafter.Iglesias will lead the planning, design and implementation of CGS’s...
  • The Renovate by Berkowitz window/curtain wall retrofit system is being used to update SandRidge Tower in Oklahoma City, headquarters of SandRidge Energy Inc. The 30-story, 43-year-old building will be the largest and most complex installation of the Renovate system to date. In all, 2,808 windows will be retrofitted with the Renovate Platinum Plus II system.“Oklahoma City faces relatively cool...
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  • Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, a CRH Group company, has executed a binding agreement, subject to regulatory approval, to acquire C.R. Laurence Co. Inc., according to an August 27 release.Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, CRL will continue to be independently managed and operated as a subsidiary of OBE and will retain all existing management structures and personnel. The company has eight...
  • Altus Capital Partners, an investment firm focused on middle market manufacturing companies in the United States, acquired GED Integrated Solutions Inc., according to a June 11 announcement. The acquisition will support GED’s continued growth, according to the release. The financial terms of the investment were not disclosed.“We are very excited to now be partnering with Altus Capital Partners as...
  • Officials from Tennessee’s Heritage Glass temporarily suspended operations on May 27, according to a company release, as reported by News Channel 11 in Johnson City, Tennessee. Executives say they are exploring a “potential reinvestment and reorganization situation” for the company.Heritage Glass was formed last year when the company purchased the former AGC North America Blue Ridge glass...