Latest News in Commercial Glass

  • Banner Solutions, a national wholesaler of security opening hardware products acquired Berg Wholesale, an Oregon-based distributor of door and bath hardware. “Berg’s reputation for a deep inventory of in-demand products, it’s relationship-focused service model, and it’s geographic positioning, align perfectly with Banner Solutions vision to become the industry destination for customers...
  • Joint AAMA & IGMA Summer Conference Opening General SessionMembers of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association and the Insulating Glass Manufacturers Alliance are gathered in Victoria, British Columbia, this week for the 2019 Joint AAMA and IGMA Summer Conference. It is the first joint conference for the two organizations, which are currently pursuing unification. Work on the...
  • The FeneTech User Conference was a two and a half day event comprising educational sessions and networking opportunities. It drew a record attendance of 127 users from 60 different window and door manufacturers and glass fabrication companies. Attendees could choose from over 80 different sessions ranging from FeneVision Basics to Ask the Experts. Also included among attendees were...
  • For many years, the prestigious Glass Magazine Awards program has recognized leading innovations from across the industry. This year, companies submitted more than 100 nominations in 14 categories. And, for the first time in program history, readers will determine winners in the Product award categories. “The 2019 Glass Magazine Award nominations include impressive products, systems, equipment...
  • The National Glass Association published its newly updated Laminated Glazing Reference Manual. The manual replaces the original 2009 edition. The Laminated Glazing Reference Manual presents useful technical and performance data, as well as installation guidelines for laminated glass products. The 2019 edition includes the latest information on laminating interlayers as well as in-depth...
  • Matodi welcomed Lou Pongia as the latest addition to its glass machinery and tooling sales team. Based near Philadelphia, Pongia has been appointed area sales manager in the Northeast U.S. region, and will be covering states from Maine to Virginia. He can be reached for glass machinery or tooling needs at lou@matodi.biz.
  • The American Architectural Manufacturers Association released an updated specification establishing minimum performance requirements for liquid-applied flashing used to provide water-resistive seals around exterior wall openings in buildings that includes fenestration products, such as windows and doors, as well as other through-wall penetrations. AAMA 714-19, "Voluntary Specification...
  • The Insulating Glass Certification Council elected Dennis Johnson of Raths, Raths & Johnson Inc. as president, in recognition of his many years of dedicated service to the organization. Johnson is a public interest board member. The organization is well-positioned to move its many initiatives forward under the leadership of Johnson, the IGCC Board and the committees. “Dennis’s dedication to...
  • GED Integrated Solutions Inc. acquired Elite Manufacturing Solutions, which adds machining capacity, manufacturing engineering support and operations leadership expertise to GED, according to officials. “We are pleased to be adding Elite to the GED family,” says Bill Weaver, president and CEO of GED. “The acquisition allows us to expand our capabilities and services to the...
  • The American Institute of Architects hosted the 2019 Architecture Expo in Las Vegas, June 6-7. More than 450 exhibitors, including over 50 from the glass and glazing industry, presented products, solutions and educational sessions to architect attendees at the show. The National Glass Association exhibited during the event, presenting resources and expertise for architects' questions on...
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  • Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope, part of CRH’s Building Products Division, completed the divestment of Toronto-based Antamex International, OBE's fenestration subcontracting business, to New York City-based private investment company O3 Industries. “We are continuously evaluating our portfolio to align with our vision of being the leading supplier of glazing-focused interior and exterior products and...
  • The National Glass Association named Paul Bush as the volunteer leader of the NGA Advocacy Committee. Bush, director, quality and technical services, Vitro Architectural Glass, also serves as chair on the National Fenestration Rating Council board of directors, and as first vice president of the Glass Materials Council at the American Architectural Manufacturers Association.    “Paul is...
  • The National Glass Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Haring as vice president of business development. Haring will be responsible for identifying and executing new opportunities to further the association’s mission. He will work closely with staff in the areas of the education, publications, events, membership and advocacy to develop strategic initiatives to grow...