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  • The National Glass Association announced official dates for the 2019 BEC Conference. The event will be held March 3-5, 2019 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Details of the event, including speakers, accommodations and how to register, will be announced in the coming months. Check GlassMagazine.com or glass.org, and follow @glassnation and @GlassMag on Twitter for the latest updates. 
  • More than 120 representatives from leading glass fabricators, manufacturers, industry suppliers and more have gathered in Napa, California, this week for the Annual Conference of the now combined National Glass Association and Glass Association of North America. The NGA and GANA officially merged on Feb. 1. (Learn more about the merger and the histories of the two associations in...
  • Project submissions for this year's Vanceva World of Color Awards can be submitted through April 30. The Vanceva World of Color Awards is an international competition honoring architects, interior designers and other industry professionals who have demonstrated an innovative use of Vanceva color interlayers for laminated glass. Projects are recognized for their creative use of glass with...
  • According to the latest Architectural Billings Index, produced by the American Institute of Architects, architecture firm billings increased for the sixth consecutive month in March, with a score of 51. The pace of growth slowed modestly from February, however. Responding firms also indicated their backlogs rose to 6.3 months, with three quarters of firms reporting that they currently have...
  • Glass industry members converged on the Mid-Atlantic Glass Association Expo on Wednesday, April 18, at Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, Maryland. The expo, in its 31st year, hosted 167 exhibitors, including nine new exhibitors.The show’s over 1,400 attendees created an energized atmosphere, and also provided evidence of the glass industry’s continued growth, according to exhibitors. “We’re very...
  • C.R. Laurence Co. will host a free education session on energy code compliance at its Los Angeles headquarters on Saturday, May 12, beginning at 9 a.m. The event, How to Navigate New Energy Codes to Complete Projects Successfully, will address how energy codes requirements are changing, specifically in terms of National Fenestration Rating Council documentation and California Title 24 compliance...
  • Registration for this year's GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, is now open. Now in its 16th year, GlassBuild America is the largest annual gathering place for the glass, metals and window and door industries in the Americas. Join us Sept. 12-14, 2018, in Las Vegas.Education and networking highlights for 2018 include a new Opening Reception on the trade show floor, return...
  • Orgadata AG acquired the North American LogiKal business unit from Best Inc.Orgadata reports that it is well positioned for continuing North America’s modernization of operations for glaziers, fabricators and manufacturers by pairing unparalleled database development with estimating and fabrications tools.“Expanding our business is always exciting. Working directly with the Orgadata USA...
  • Euroglas Polska began construction of its second float glass production line, located at the Euroglas Polska glass factory in Ujazd, Poland. The line is scheduled to start production in the first quarter of 2019. “The investment is a response to the continuously growing demand for such glass," say officials from Euroglas. "The production on the new line, similarly to the production on the...
  • The Dodge Momentum Index rose in March, increasing 6.1 percent overall to 155.0. Much of the upwards trend is due to the commercial component of the index, which saw a 9.6 percent jump. These gains counter the 5.1 percent decrease observed in February. The positive trajectory reflects increased planning activity in the fourth quarter, capping a fiscal year that saw little overall movement in the...
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  • The National Glass Association announced official dates for the 2019 BEC Conference. The event will be held March 3-5, 2019 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. Details of the event, including speakers, accommodations and how to register, will be announced in the coming months. Check GlassMagazine.com or glass.org, and follow @glassnation and @GlassMag on Twitter for the latest updates. 
  • Registration for this year's GlassBuild America: The Glass, Window & Door Expo, is now open. Now in its 16th year, GlassBuild America is the largest annual gathering place for the glass, metals and window and door industries in the Americas. Join us Sept. 12-14, 2018, in Las Vegas.Education and networking highlights for 2018 include a new Opening Reception on the trade show floor, return...
  • CRH’s Americas Products Division acquired privately held Coral Industries Inc., effective April 10, 2018. Coral is a fabricator of framed and semi-frameless glass shower enclosures, custom frameless glass shower doors, and architectural glass and aluminum products, primarily in the southern United States.  “Our acquisition of Coral demonstrates our renewed focus on growth in our glass...