Latest News in Fabrication Glass

  • Millennium Control Systems LLC, Eastlake, Ohio, a control systems integrator and a specialist for glass handling control systems, and Grenzebach Corp., Newnan, Ga., will share a booth in two major glass industry events this year: Solar Power International in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 27-29, and Glassbuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo in Atlanta, Sept. 30-Oct. 2, according...
  • Guardian Industries, Auburn Hills, Mich., celebrated the grand opening of its new float glass facility in Ryazan, Russia, today with an open house for federal and local officials, customers, suppliers and employees, according to a Sept. 17 release.Ryazan Gov. Oleg Ivanovich Kovalev, former Gov. Georgy Shpak and Mayor Oleg Vladimirovich Shishov joined more than 350 guests for the event. The...
  • The city of Mesa is partnering with SolFocus Inc. to build a concentrated solar power array with federal stimulus money.Mesa is looking at a $558,180 solar array to be built with funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act that would go at its Central Arizona Project Water Treatment Plant near Red Mountain Park, according to a Sept. 11 Phoenix Business Journal report.
  • All interested participants are invited to attend a virtual organizational meeting for a new ASTM International activity on solar glass on Tuesday, Sept. 29, at 1 p.m. EDT. Representatives from the United States Department of Energy, ASTM International Committee E44 on Solar, Geothermal, and Other Energy Sources, and ASTM International Committee C14 on Glass and Glass Products will be among the...
  • Glass maker Apogee Enterprises Inc. [Minneapolis] said its fiscal 2010 second-quarter profit rose 7 percent and beat analyst expectations despite a decline in sales amid a weaker commercial construction market.On Wednesday [Sept. 16], the company said quarterly earnings climbed to $13 million, or 47 cents per share, up from $12.2 million, or 43 cents per share in the prior-year period, according...
  • Bruce Wilby, president and chief executive officer of Greenfield, Mass.-based Argotec Inc., a producer of thermoplastic polyurethane optical interlayer film for the glass lamination industry, today unveiled the company’s new 95,000-square-foot world headquarters and state-of-the-art manufacturing plant, according to a Sept. 16 release.The addition of this new facility on Silvio O. Conte...
  • As the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act enters its eighth month on the books, the General Services Administration’s $5.5-billion ARRA-funded program to build or upgrade scores of federal buildings finally has taken off.As of July, it had awarded contracts totaling nearly $1.1 billion for projects involving about 120 buildings. At least 20 of those are already under way, according to...
  • Applied Materials Inc., [Santa Clara, Calif.] announced today that it has received a 2009 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The annual awards recognize the country`s leading green power purchasers for theircommitment and contribution to helping advance the development of the nation`svoluntary green power market. EPA presented Applied Materials with...
  • The producer price index for finished goods rose 1 percent, not seasonally adjusted (1.7 percent, seasonally adjusted) in August, but dropped 4.3 percent over 12 months, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today [Sept. 15]. The PPI for inputs to construction industries climbed 1.1 percent for the month but fell 7.4 percent from August 2008. Three items accounted for much of the up-and-down...
  • YKK AP America, Austell, Ga., announced enerGfacade, its new family of energy-efficient products, as part of the YKK Group’s 50 year anniversary in the architectural products business, according to a Sept. 25 release. enerGfacade includes products such as Luminance, ThermaShade and YOW350T. These flagship products are now available on the market, and new products will be...
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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...