Latest News in Fabrication

  • Tempco Glass Fabrication recently enhanced its delivery service with the acquisition of a new boom truck. The new vehicle, a 2017 Freightliner flatbed with a rear-mounted Hiab boom crane, allows Tempco to deliver greater quantities and larger glass units to a range of job sites in the extended New York metro area. “With our new boom truck, Tempco can now deliver and quickly off load more glass...
  • Registration is open for GPD Istanbul, which will be held March 7-10 at the Tüyap Fair Convention and Congress Center in Istanbul, Turkey. This will be the fourth time the event will be held in Istanbul. The program content will provide an overview of the glass industry and its actors as well as information on new trends, technologies and applications. Topics will include: Case studies from...
  • American Insulated Glass LLC will open a third glass fabrication and wholesale distribution facility in Birmingham, Alabama. “We expect the Birmingham plant to be fully operational by spring 2018,” says Billy Blair, chief executive officer of AIG. The facility, which will serve customers in the southeastern part of the United States, will be equipped with a new commercial Lisec insulating glass...
  • The Glass Guru added three new staff members to the team at its franchise headquarters. The company welcomed Brian Cohen as digital marketing director; Amanda Scott as content writer and social media specialist; and Steven Tyler as video and graphic designer. The new hires are part of an overall expansion of the marketing department, as it evolves toward a greater utilization of rich multimedia...
  • According to the Dayton Daily News, a federal judge granted workers and former workers at Fuyao Glass America class-action status in their on-going lawsuit against the company. The workers currently suing the company have alleged that employers failed to pay workers for overtime and to did not grant meal breaks and off-duty time appropriately.
  • Şişecam submitted an offer to acquire the Sangalli Group’s Sangalli Manfredonia facilities in southern Italy. The facility would be Şişecam's second float glass plant in the country. Şişecam Group paid around $105 million in 2016 to acquire the same group’s Sangalli Porto Nogaro facilities in northern Italy. The sale process is expected to be completed in the coming months.  “...
  • According to reporting from the Kingsport Times News, Asahi Glass Co.’s plant located in Churchill, Tennessee, experienced a molten glass leak on Feb. 5 that resulted in firefighters being called to the scene. One employee was transported to the hospital after sustaining injuries including heat exhaustion and minor burns. Tom Segelhorst, AGC human resources manager, says that the leak was caused...
  • BondJoyceSaand welcomed two new additions to the team at its Webster, Massachusetts, facility. The company hired Joshua Bond as production supervisor and Bob Joyce as distribution manager. Bond has over 13 years of experience in the glass industry. He has made it a point to learn every position within the plant and has become someone his coworkers can count on for his knowledge and dependability...
  • Trex Commercial Products welcomed Rise Sales Co., representing upstate New York, to its team of sales reps. For more than 30 years, Rise has focused on promoting the benefits and value of free natural daylight. Representing a range of products and professional services from skylights to advanced glazing and light diffusing technologies, the firm is ideally suited to maximize the potential of...
  • Bendheim's Lamberts channel glass received an Environmental Product Declaration. The glass provides a clean, luminous aesthetic, combined with energy performance and sound control benefits, company officials report.  The EPD allows architects to easily incorporate Bendheim’s channel glass into sustainable, LEED-certified projects. The internationally standardized evaluation provides...
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  • The National Glass Association, Vienna, Virginia, and the Glass Association of North America are now one, united voice representing the flat glass and glazing industry. The associations embarked on the combination quest in spring 2017 with the NGA and GANA memberships voting to approve the deal in less than a year. The newly combined association will be known as the National Glass Association; a...
  • The National Glass Association and the Glass Association of North America have taken the next step to finalizing the combination, resulting in a new, larger, more financially sound association. Following unanimous approval by both boards of directors to combine the associations, the members now vote to ratify, according to a joint press release. 
  • Glass Magazine’s 2017 top headlines reflect an industry experiencing strong demand and market confidence, while facing capacity challenges made worse through supply disruptions. During the year, the North American industry witnessed unexpected production stoppages at three float glass lines throughout the year. Other main stories included business expansions, with announcements of major capital...