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  • Don Friese during a 2015 interview with Glass Magazine at C.R. Laurence Co.'s Los Angeles headquarter facility. Photos by Lizz Mulis.Don Friese’s key legacy in the glass industry, say clients and colleagues, is not necessarily the tremendous growth and change he fostered in his six decades at C.R. Laurence Co. It is not the impressive story of how he helped transform the business from a $20,000-...
  • The basics:  The ground floor of the Salesforce Transit Center, San Francisco’s new central public transportation hub, has a light-filled, vibrant and inviting atmosphere thanks to light columns, a structurally expressive skylight and walkable glass floor combination that brings sunshine into the building. The largest of these columns forms the central element of the 118-​foot tall Grand...
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    Links to further reading & information for Glass Magazine September 2018 print issue.
  • An advance look at the product display in Germany
    glasstec 2018: International Trade Fair for Glass Production, Processing, Products, returns to Düsseldorf, Germany, Oct. 23-26. Check out some of the products exhibitors will have on display. For more information on attending glasstec, read the Guide to glasstec for First-time Attendees, starting on page 32 of the May issue. For more information on this year’s show, visit glasstec-online.com....
  • Companies from all parts of the glass and glazing industry have implemented innovative, out-of-the-box ideas to improve business from the ground up. Here’s an Idea… showcases these sometimes small behind-the-scenes ideas that can make a big impact on a company’s bottom line. If you have an idea that you would like to share, contact Norah Dick, ndick@glass.org.Instagram (Above): Instagram, a photo...
  • 2018 Glass Magazine Award winners showcase complex designs, improved performance and advanced technologies
    Glass Magazine thanks GGI for sponsoring this year’s Glass Magazine Awards.  This year’s Glass Magazine Award winners are innovators, blazing trails in the industry with complex façades, sophisticated manufacturing and design technologies, and multi-faceted high-performance products. The winning projects and products showcase a future-focused industry increasingly defined by innovation...
  • How to meet personal and organizational needs in any relationship
    Partnerships result in a well-defined relationship between people that involves close cooperation, defined roles and responsibilities, and rights for all parties involved. Partnerships stand for two or more people being mutually bound together, working to achieve a common goal, through both the good and tough times. And, they define the strongest of relationships that are not easily broken, and...
  • Hurricane damage on an office building in Miami following Hurricane Wilma, which hit the Florida coast in October 2005. What happened: The 6th Edition Florida Building Code went into effect on Dec. 31, 2017, and contains a number of updates relevant to the glass and glazing industry. Why it matters: As industry codes continue to evolve and project timelines seem to speed up, it’s...
  • EPDs, LCAs, PCRs: all of these acronyms can be tempting to ignore in today’s busy glass industry. When there are labor issues, tight lead times and other daily pressures to contend with, who has time for acronyms? But what if I told you these acronyms, and the legislation associated with them, could translate to substantial profit loss? What if I told you they affected the use of flat glass in...
  • Photos courtesy of CRL-U.S. AluminumThe basics: The Wilshire Grand Tower is a new 73-story skyscraper in downtown Los Angeles. At 1,100 feet it is the tallest building on the West Coast and spent over 20 years in the planning stage. The building includes upscale restaurants, office spaces and the 889-room InterContinental Hotel. A distinct feature of Wilshire Grand is its glass façade,...
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  • This commercial office space in Tulsa, Okla., features a 42-foot-long, custom, continuous art mural that spans 14 glass panels. 
    Great Glazing: Custom interior officeThis commercial office space in Tulsa, Okla., features a 42-foot-long, custom, continuous art mural that spans 14 glass panels suspended from the ceiling. Created by Tulsa artist May Yang, the mural is based on local Oklahoma themes, transitioning from rural landscape to the Tulsa skyline.   Great Glazing: Joliet Junior College Campus...
  • A look at the leading manufacturers and fabricators of metal products, broken down by sales volume, number of locations and product offering. 
    Building on the success of the Top Glass Fabricators rankings introduced last year, Glass Magazine is expanding its coverage to include the Top Metal Companies, featuring the leading manufacturers and fabricators of metal products in the United States and Canada. The Top Metal Companies include those that manufacture, fabricate and sell curtain wall, storefront and entrance, commercial interior...
  • Read about the winners
    In an effort to spotlight the people who make the Glass Magazine Award-winning products and projects possible, this year’s program included people-centric categories, for which the industry submitted their picks for best installer, production supervisor, project manager and sales rep.After narrowing down the nominations to three finalists in each category, the Glass Magazine editors asked the...

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