Latest News in Fabrication

  • One out of every eight companies requesting an exclusion, or exemption, from the aluminum tariffs is having it granted, according to reporting in the Washington Examiner. Information on company’s individual requests for exemption are available through the Commerce Department, though data for the exemptions has not yet been compiled systematically in the same database, according to the report.
  • Architectural Glass & Cladding named Alexsandra Guinan as architectural sales representative covering the western Australian market. "As a veteran of the architectural glass industry, Ally understands, and can communicate to architects and façade engineers, the benefits of specifying glass and cladding products early in the design phase of their project," says Paul Nipperess, sales manager,...
  • Ribbon cutting (from left to right), Norman da Costa, plant manager, Langley; Piero Fedele, plant manager, Langley; Mike English, plant manager, Calgary; Michael Zizek, marketing director; Gemma Martini, CEO; Thomas Martini, president; Sunny Chahal, operations manager; Brad Iverson, branch manager, Calgary; Bruce Robinson, sales manager.Vitrum Glass Group celebrated the grand opening of its new...
  • Tubelite Inc. named Michael Ross client development manager serving the northern Georgia market. He reports directly to Patrick Daniels, Tubelite regional sales manager. They work closely with glazing contractors and architectural teams to provide assistance with storefront, curtain wall, entrances and daylight control systems. Ross joins Tubelite with over two decades of operations, business...
  • Paul Schmitz transitions to board member and executive advisor  YatesTrulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions today announced the appointment of Kevin Yates as CEO. Yates succeeds Paul Schmitz, who steps down after overseeing the transformation of Trulite into one of the largest architectural glass fabricators in the world, according to a company release. Schmitz transitions to board member...
  • Registration is open for the National Glass Association’s 2019 Annual Conference, taking place Jan. 22-24, 2019, at the Naples Grande Beach Resort in Naples, Florida. This year's event will provide a venue for fabricators, suppliers, consultants and technical experts to explore, connect and discuss critical issues and trends, and develop resources for the betterment of the industry, according to...
  • Roto hired John Miller of Tek-Parts as part of its sales team. Miller will support Roto's customer base in a seven-state region on the West Coast. He brings over 29 years of experience in the window and door industry, with a focus on both sales and technical support."John joins our team at a time when we are building momentum by combining quality hardware products and excellent delivery service...
  • Vitro Architectural Glass appointed Michelle Estes as the regional architectural manager for south central Texas. Estes, who most recently was an architectural sales representative for Masco Coatings Group, which represents Behr Paint, will market Vitro Glass products to architects and glazing contractors in Austin, Texas, Houston and San Antonio and help manage the glass selection process. Estes...
  • Security Door Controls selected Neal Drell, door hardware and security industry sales veteran, as its new Western regional sales manager, responsible for all major accounts, distributors and security and hardware representatives. “We’re very excited about the knowledge base and interdisciplinary expertise Neal brings to our sales channels,” says Shane Geringer, SDC’s vice president of marketing...
  • Glaston Corp. sold two FC Series flat tempering furnaces to one of the leading glass manufacturers in the Asia-Pacific region. The deal is valued at a little over $3 million. The order was recognized in Glaston’s Q3/2018 order book and it is part of the quarter’s anticipated order intake.  “For the customers the FC Series gives improved automation based on measured data,” says Pekka Nieminen...
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  • 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...
  • On Sept. 17, the Office of the United States Trade Representative released a list of approximately $200-billion worth of Chinese imports that will be subject to additional tariffs. The action comes at the direction of President Trump and will take effect on Sept. 24, beginning at 10 percent and increasing to 25 percent on Jan. 1, 2019. The list of more than 5,700 products includes float glass and...